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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Colombo to Incheon, bus  •  9h 59m

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Incheon (ICN) CMB - ICN
  2. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to The plaza Hotel

₩369,061 - ₩993,254

Cheapest option

Fly Diyawanna Oya to Incheon, bus  •  11h 13m

  1. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Incheon (ICN) DWO - ICN
  2. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to The plaza Hotel

₩326,056 - ₩727,885

2 alternative options

Fly Colombo to Seoul Gimpo  •  13h 22m

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) CMB - GMP

₩364,661 - ₩1030,954

Fly Colombo to Daegu, train  •  13h 51m

  1. Fly from Colombo (CMB) to Daegu (TAE) CMB - TAE
  2. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station

₩388,661 - ₩840,754

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colombo to Seoul is to fly and bus which costs Rs. 49000 - Rs. 120000 and takes 11h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Colombo to Seoul is to fly and bus which costs Rs. 55000 - Rs. 160000 and takes 9h 59m.

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The distance between Colombo and Seoul is 5837 km.

It takes approximately 9h 59m to get from Colombo to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Colombo Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 8h 30m.

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Seoul is 3h 30m ahead of Colombo. It is currently 12:29 AM in Colombo and 3:59 AM in Seoul.

Korean Air, Air China, China Southern Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Colombo Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 1102+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩37,700 per night.

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The best way to get from Colombo to Colombo Airport is to taxi which takes 26m and costs Rs. 3500 - Rs. 4200.

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Map of how to get from Colombo to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 3647.9 miles
  • Duration: 9h 59m

What companies run services between Colombo, Sri Lanka and Seoul, South Korea?

Korean Air, China Eastern Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Colombo to Seoul every 2 hours.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Colombo to Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩450,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Colombo to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1700,000
Flights from Colombo to Seoul Gimpo via Chengdu, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₩360,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Colombo to Seoul Gimpo via Shanghai Pudong, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩390,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Colombo to Seoul Gimpo via Guangzhou Baiyun, Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩1000,000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Incheon via Colombo
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Incheon via Batticaloa, Colombo
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩390,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Colombo to Daegu via Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩1600,000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Colombo to Incheon via Kunming
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₩360,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Colombo to Incheon via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩370,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Colombo to Seoul Gimpo via Kunming, Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Colombo to Seoul Gimpo via Guangzhou Baiyun, Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩1000,000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Incheon via Colombo, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩300,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Incheon via Colombo, Kunming
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₩300,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Colombo to Daegu via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩1100,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Colombo to Incheon via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Colombo to Seoul Gimpo via Chengdu, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₩360,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Incheon via Colombo, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₩280,000 - ₩950,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Colombo to Incheon via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩330,000 - ₩950,000
Flights from Colombo to Seoul Gimpo via Chengdu, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₩360,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Incheon via Colombo, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩270,000 - ₩800,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Colombo to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩400,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Colombo to Daegu via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩320,000 - ₩750,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Colombo to Incheon via Dubai
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩1400,000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Colombo to Incheon via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩1000,000
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Colombo to Seoul Gimpo via Guangzhou Baiyun, Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩1000,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Incheon via Colombo, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩300,000 - ₩700,000
Train operators
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
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
₩67,446
Economy Class
₩48,187
Standing
₩45,770
Bus operators
Kal Limousine
Website
kallimousine.com
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to The plaza Hotel
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩16,000
Schedules at
kallimousine.com

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