There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Seoul by plane, train, ferry, subway or car

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Fly to Incheon, train  •  11h 20m

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

₩382,908 - ₩1116,852

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Fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  14h 26m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) FRA - GMP

₩452,841 - ₩1150,515

Fly to Yantai, ferry, train  •  29h 15m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Yantai (YNT) FRA - YNT
  2. Take the ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
  3. Take the train from Pyeongtaek Station to Seoul Station

₩610,512 - ₩1443,342

Fly to Dalian, ferry, subway  •  32h 33m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dalian (DLC) FRA - DLC
  2. Take the ferry from Dalian Port to Incheon Int'l Port
  3. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station

₩618,742 - ₩1436,236

Drive  •  5 days 7h

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Seoul 11027.7 km

₩1700,000 - ₩2600,000

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Seoul is to fly and train which costs 280€ - 850€ and takes 11h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Seoul is to fly and train which costs 280€ - 850€ and takes 11h 20m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Seoul is 8560 km. The road distance is 11027.7 km.

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It takes approximately 11h 20m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 10h 15m.

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Seoul is 7h ahead of Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 4:01 AM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 11:01 AM in Seoul.

Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Seoul is 11028 km. It takes approximately 5 days 7h to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Seoul.

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Korean Air, Asiana Airlines, KLM and 10 other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 1771+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩112,500 per night.

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  • Distance: 8560 km
  • Duration: 11h 20m

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Seoul, South Korea?

All Nippon Airways, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Seoul hourly.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2100,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Yantai via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
15h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩490,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Yantai via Munich, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
₩490,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Yantai via Incheon
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Yantai via Copenhagen, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩490,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Dalian via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
13h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1700,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Dalian via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Dalian via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩2300,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Dalian via Munich, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩2300,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Dalian via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1600,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩1800,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2700,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩2000,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Dalian via Incheon
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩2500,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1200,000 - ₩7500,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon via Munich
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1200,000 - ₩7500,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Dalian via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Dalian via Munich, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩2300,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩1700,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Yantai via Incheon
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2100,000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩1700,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Yantai via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩470,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Dalian via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩1300,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Frankfurt to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
15h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1100,000 - ₩3500,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩950,000 - ₩1700,000
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩1600,000
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon via Tashkent
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1300,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩2200,000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩2300,000
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩1200,000
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩1700,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Incheon via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩2400,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩2000,000
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 Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Pyeongtaek Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩4,000 - ₩4,900
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩4,000 - ₩4,300
Economy Class
₩4,700 - ₩4,900
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Pyeongtaek Staion to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩11,000 - ₩13,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
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
Ferry operators
Yantai Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 8827
Website
yantaiferry.com
Ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₩120,000 - ₩150,000
Schedules at
yantaiferry.com
VIP
₩316,300
Royal
₩141,300
Deluxe
₩125,300
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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