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There are 5 ways to get from Dubai to Seoul by plane, train or bus

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Fly Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon, train  •  19h 3m

  1. Fly from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl (DWC) to Incheon (ICN) DWC - ICN
  2. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

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Bus to Abu Dhabi, fly to Incheon, train  •  14h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Ibn Battuta Bus Station 10 to Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1 and 3
  2. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Incheon (ICN) AUH - ICN
  3. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

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Fly Dubai to Incheon, train  •  12h 52m

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

Fly Dubai to Seoul Gimpo  •  17h 3m

  1. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) DXB - GMP

Fly Sharjah to Incheon, train  •  18h 37m

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

Dubai (DXB) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) flights

144 Weekly Planes
20h 1m Average Duration
₩502,950 Cheapest Price
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United Arab Emirates → South Korea
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International entry into South Korea from United Arab Emirates

  • Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Arab Emirates
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into South Korea from United Arab Emirates

  • COVID-19 testing required within 24 hours from entering the country
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in South Korea

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Considerations leaving from United Arab Emirates

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into South Korea is currently allowed from United Arab Emirates.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Seoul is 1339.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Seoul is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Seoul is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1339.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Arab Emirates from South Korea.

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Last updated: 22 Sep 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Justice, Republic of Korea.

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The cheapest way to get from Dubai to Seoul is to fly and train which costs AED 1300 - AED 2600 and takes 18h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Dubai to Seoul is to fly and train which costs AED 1300 - AED 2900 and takes 12h 52m.

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The distance between Dubai and Seoul is 6787 km.

It takes approximately 19h 3m to get from Dubai to Seoul, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl Airport to Incheon Airport. The quickest flight takes 23h 20m and has one stopover.

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Seoul is 5h ahead of Dubai. It is currently 8:25 AM in Dubai and 1:25 PM in Seoul.

Condor Flugdienst, Asiana Airlines, Jeju Air and six other airlines offer flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 842+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩130,000 per night.

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The best way to get from Dubai to Dubai Al Maktoum Intl Airport is to taxi which takes 36 min and costs AED 85 - AED 110.

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Map of how to get from Dubai to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 6787.4 km
  • Duration: 19h 3m

What companies run services between Dubai, United Arab Emirates and Seoul, South Korea?

Emirates, Japan Airlines and 11 other airlines fly from Dubai to Seoul hourly.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩3300,000
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Colombo
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩2600,000
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩4300,000
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩4000,000
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Dubai
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2100,000
Flights from Dubai to Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1400,000 - ₩2900,000
Flights from Dubai to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1700,000
Flights from Dubai to Seoul Gimpo via Guangzhou Baiyun, Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2600,000
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1300,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Sharjah to Incheon via Delhi
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2000,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Monday
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩2700,000
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Dubai to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital, Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₩1200,000 - ₩3800,000
Flights from Dubai to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Dubai to Seoul Gimpo via Suvarnabhumi, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2700,000
Flights from Dubai to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2800,000
Flights from Dubai to Seoul Gimpo via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩2100,000
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1300,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Sharjah to Incheon via Doha
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩1700,000
Flights from Sharjah to Incheon via Almaty
Ave. Duration
16h 57m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2100,000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha
Ave. Duration
29h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩2800,000
Flights from Dubai to Incheon via Doha
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1300,000 - ₩3100,000
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Incheon via Doha
Ave. Duration
12h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩2300,000
Flights from Sharjah to Incheon via Doha
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩1700,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Dubai
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2100,000
Flights from Dubai to Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1400,000 - ₩2900,000
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Dubai
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2100,000
Flights from Dubai to Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩1400,000 - ₩2100,000
Flights from Dubai to Incheon via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩8000,000
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Dubai to Incheon via Almaty
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩4600,000
Flights from Sharjah to Incheon via Almaty
Ave. Duration
16h 57m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2100,000
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1300,000 - ₩2500,000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Dubai to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2800,000
Flights from Dubai to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2800,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Dubai to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩2600,000
Flights from Dubai to Seoul Gimpo via Suvarnabhumi, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2700,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Manila
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩3500,000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩4300,000
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩4000,000
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Incheon via Doha, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩4200,000
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Dubai to Incheon via Tashkent
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩1200,000 - ₩6000,000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dubai to Incheon via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2100,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Dubai to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2800,000
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩4,200 - ₩6,500
Website
http://www.arex.or.kr/
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
8009090
Email
ask@rta.ae
Website
rta.ae
Bus from Ibn Battuta Bus Station 10 to Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1 and 3
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩7,000 - ₩10,000
Schedules at
rta.ae

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