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There are 4 ways to get from Dalian to Seoul by plane, train, ferry, subway or bus

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Fly to Incheon, train  •  4h 23m

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

₩145,905 - ₩248,205

Cheapest option

Ferry, subway  •  17h 44m

  1. Take the ferry from Dalian Port to Incheon Int'l Port Dalian
  2. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station 1

₩137,700 - ₩149,700

2 alternative options

Fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Dalian (DLC) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) DLC - GMP

₩143,605 - ₩335,105

Ferry, bus  •  18h 1m

  1. Take the ferry from Dalian Port to Incheon Int'l Port Dalian
  2. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Koreana Hotel 6701 Incheon Airport / ...

₩146,600 - ₩165,100

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The cheapest way to get from Dalian to Seoul is to ferry and subway which costs ¥800 - ¥900 and takes 17h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Dalian to Seoul is to fly and train which costs ¥850 - ¥1500 and takes 4h 23m.

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The distance between Dalian and Seoul is 493 km.

The best way to get from Dalian to Seoul without a car is to ferry and subway which takes 17h 44m and costs ¥800 - ¥900.

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It takes approximately 4h 23m to get from Dalian to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dalian Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Seoul is 1h ahead of Dalian. It is currently 5:26 AM in Dalian and 6:26 AM in Seoul.

China Southern Airlines, Asiana Airlines and Korean Air offer flights from Dalian Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 1295+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩107,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Dalian to Dalian Airport is to bus which takes 18 min and costs ¥10.

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Map of how to get from Dalian to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 492.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 23m

What companies run services between Dalian, China and Seoul, South Korea?

Air China, China Southern Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Dalian to Seoul hourly.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Dalian to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩130,000 - ₩440,000
Flights from Dalian to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩160,000 - ₩440,000
Flights from Dalian to Seoul Gimpo via Hohhot, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩170,000 - ₩440,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Dalian to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩160,000 - ₩360,000
Flights from Dalian to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩220,000 - ₩550,000
Flights from Dalian to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩270,000 - ₩550,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Dalian to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩160,000 - ₩360,000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Dalian to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩240,000 - ₩490,000
Flights from Dalian to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩180,000 - ₩650,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Dalian to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩130,000 - ₩440,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Dalian to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩150,000 - ₩1200,000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Dalian to Seoul Gimpo via Qingdao, Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩240,000 - ₩600,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Dalian to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩240,000 - ₩410,000
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/
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩1,900 - ₩2,400
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Bus operators
Kal Limousine
Website
kallimousine.com
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Koreana Hotel
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩16,000
Schedules at
kallimousine.com
Airport Limousine Korea
Phone
02 2664-9898
Website
airportlimousine.co.kr
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Four Seasons Hotel
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩10,000
Schedules at
airportlimousine.co.kr
Ferry operators
DainFerry
Phone
+82 32 891 7100
Website
dainferry.co.kr
Ferry from Dalian Port to Incheon Int'l Port
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₩125,000 - ₩140,000
Schedules at
dainferry.co.kr
VIP
₩235,300
FST1(6 Person occupancy)
₩140,800
FST2(6 Person occupancy)
₩136,300
ECO1(12 Person occupancy)
₩131,800
ECO2
₩127,300

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