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There are 4 ways to get from Chennai to Seoul by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Incheon, train  •  13h 32m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Incheon (ICN) MAA - ICN
  2. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩264,320 - ₩557,714

Cheapest option

Fly to Gimhae, bus, train  •  17h 28m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Gimhae (PUS) MAA - PUS
  2. Take the bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu
  3. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station

₩249,220 - ₩616,214

2 alternative options

Fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  16h 33m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) MAA - GMP

₩282,020 - ₩604,614

Drive  •  4 days 0h

  1. Drive from Chennai to Seoul 7679.7 km

₩1100,000 - ₩1700,000

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Seoul is to fly and bus and train which costs ₹15,000 - ₹39,000 and takes 17h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Seoul is to fly and train which costs ₹16,000 - ₹35,000 and takes 13h 32m.

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The distance between Chennai and Seoul is 5351 km. The road distance is 7679.7 km.

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It takes approximately 13h 32m to get from Chennai to Seoul, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madras Airport to Incheon Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 55m and has one stopover.

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Seoul is 3h 30m ahead of Chennai. It is currently 5:33 PM in Chennai and 9:03 PM in Seoul.

Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Seoul is 7680 km. It takes approximately 4 days 0h to drive from Chennai to Seoul.

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Cathay Pacific, Malaysia Airlines, Singapore Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 1563+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩110,000 per night.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs ₹7 - ₹80.

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  • Distance: 5350.9 km
  • Duration: 13h 32m

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Seoul, South Korea?

Cathay Pacific, Korean Air and 19 other airlines fly from Chennai to Seoul hourly.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Madras to Incheon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩260,000 - ₩550,000
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩320,000 - ₩950,000
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Suvarnabhumi, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩290,000 - ₩600,000
Flights from Madras to Gimhae via Suvarnabhumi, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩330,000 - ₩700,000
Flights from Madras to Gimhae via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩850,000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩320,000 - ₩950,000
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Kuala Lumpur, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩330,000 - ₩800,000
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Suvarnabhumi, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩320,000 - ₩650,000
Flights from Madras to Gimhae via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩450,000 - ₩2100,000
Flights from Madras to Gimhae via Hong Kong, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩350,000 - ₩950,000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Madras to Incheon via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩700,000
Flights from Madras to Gimhae via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩850,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩300,000 - ₩850,000
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Suvarnabhumi, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩320,000 - ₩650,000
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Narita, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩390,000 - ₩1800,000
Flights from Madras to Gimhae via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩450,000 - ₩2100,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Suvarnabhumi, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩320,000 - ₩650,000
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Suvarnabhumi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩400,000 - ₩1800,000
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩320,000 - ₩950,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Incheon via Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩320,000 - ₩1000,000
Flights from Madras to Incheon via Ahmedabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩1100,000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Madras to Incheon via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩800,000
Flights from Madras to Gimhae via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩950,000
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Madras to Incheon via Suvarnabhumi, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩270,000 - ₩550,000
Flights from Madras to Incheon via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩260,000 - ₩550,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Suvarnabhumi, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩290,000 - ₩600,000
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Madras to Gimhae via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩850,000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Madras to Incheon via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩650,000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Narita, Cheju
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩400,000 - ₩1800,000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩290,000 - ₩800,000
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩290,000 - ₩800,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Madras to Seoul Gimpo via Suvarnabhumi, Taiwan Taoyuan, Cheju
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩600,000
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Madras to Gimhae via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩200,000 - ₩550,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Madras to Gimhae via Suvarnabhumi, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩330,000 - ₩700,000
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩4,200 - ₩6,500
Website
http://www.arex.or.kr/
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩34,000 - ₩49,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
First Class
₩67,425
Economy Class
₩48,172
Standing
₩40,922
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩10,500
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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