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There are 8 ways to get from Fukuoka to Seoul by ferry, train, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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Recommended option

Ferry, train  •  6h 15m

  1. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  2. Take the train from Busan Station to Seoul Station KTX Busan / ...

₩201,294 - ₩239,494

Cheapest option

Fly to Incheon, train  •  4h 31m

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

₩71,552 - ₩469,114

6 alternative options

Ferry, train via Suseo SRT  •  6h 27m

  1. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  2. Take the train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT SRT Busan

₩230,644 - ₩260,944

Ferry, train via Sejong  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  2. Take the train from Busan Station to Osong Station
  3. Take the train from Osong Station to Seoul Station

₩233,294 - ₩309,494

Ferry, bus  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  2. Take the bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Seonsan Rest Transit Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Seonsan Rest Transit Terminal to Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu)

₩204,565 - ₩219,265

Car ferry, bus  •  11h 20m

  1. Take the car ferry from Fukuoka, Hakata to Busan
  2. Take the bus from Busan Central Bus Terminal to East Seoul Bus Terminal

₩125,465 - ₩172,120

Ferry, drive  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  2. Drive from Busan to Seoul

₩232,894 - ₩262,894

Fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  5h 22m

  1. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) FUK - GMP

₩214,252 - ₩1506,014

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fukuoka to Seoul is to car ferry and bus which costs ¥11000 - ¥16000 and takes 11h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Fukuoka to Seoul is to fly and train which costs ¥6000 - ¥43000 and takes 4h 31m.

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The distance between Fukuoka and Seoul is 539 km.

The best way to get from Fukuoka to Seoul without a car is to ferry and train which takes 6h 15m and costs ¥18000 - ¥22000.

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It takes approximately 6h 15m to get from Fukuoka to Seoul, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Fukuoka Airport to Seoul Gimpo Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 45m and has one stopover.

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Asiana Airlines, Jeju Air, Japan Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Fukuoka Airport to Seoul Gimpo 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 Fukuoka to Fukuoka Airport is to subway which takes 6 min and costs ¥210 - ¥240.

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Map of how to get from Fukuoka to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 539.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 15m

What companies run services between Fukuoka, Japan and Seoul, South Korea?

Air Busan, Jeju Air and four other airlines fly from Fukuoka to Seoul hourly.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩85,000 - ₩180,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩150,000 - ₩420,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩250,000 - ₩950,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩150,000 - ₩420,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₩60,000 - ₩550,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩43,000 - ₩370,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩42,000 - ₩360,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩250,000 - ₩600,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩250,000 - ₩600,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩220,000 - ₩600,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩220,000 - ₩600,000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩230,000 - ₩800,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩220,000 - ₩600,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩85,000 - ₩180,000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩38,000 - ₩110,000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩37,000 - ₩360,000
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩37,000 - ₩360,000
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩50,000 - ₩60,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
First Class
₩83,700
Economy Class
₩59,800
Standing
₩50,800
Train from Busan Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩37,000 - ₩55,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
First Class
₩74,493
Economy Class
₩53,222
Standing
₩45,212
Train from Osong Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩17,000 - ₩55,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
First Class
₩73,384
Economy Class
₩52,430
Standing
₩44,539
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩22,000 - ₩27,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩22,600 - ₩22,700
Economy Class
₩26,500 - ₩26,900
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩50,000 - ₩80,000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩51,000 - ₩55,000
First Class
₩75,000 - ₩80,000
Train from Busan Station to Osong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩37,000 - ₩75,000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩37,000 - ₩49,000
First Class
₩55,000 - ₩75,000
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/
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Seonsan Rest Transit Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩10,000 - ₩17,000
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩16,100
Economy Express
₩10,500
Bus from Seonsan Rest Transit Terminal to Seoul Express Bus Terminal(Gyeongbu)
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
₩14,000 - ₩21,000
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Book at
kobus.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩20,600
Economy Express
₩14,100
Easy Ticket
Website
hticket.co.kr
Bus from Busan Central Bus Terminal to East Seoul Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₩24,000 - ₩37,000
Schedules at
hticket.co.kr
Excellent Express
₩36,200
Economy Express
₩24,300
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.com
Ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₩177,894
Schedules at
jrbeetle.com
Camillia Line
Website
camellia-line.co.jp
Car ferry from Fukuoka, Hakata to Busan
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₩100,000 - ₩140,000
Schedules at
camellia-line.co.jp
Premium
₩222,368
First Class
₩133,421
Second Class
₩100,066
Vehicle price
₩330,000 - ₩600,000

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