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There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Seoul by plane, train or bus

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Fly Los Angeles to Incheon, train

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Incheon (ICN)
  2. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

Fly Los Angeles to Seoul Gimpo

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP)

Fly Los Angeles to Daegu, train

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Daegu (TAE)
  2. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station

Fly Los Angeles to Gimhae, bus, train

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Gimhae (PUS)
  2. Take the bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu
  3. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station

Bus to Santa Barbara, fly to Incheon, train

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles Airport, CA to Santa Barbara Airport
  2. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Incheon (ICN)
  3. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

Los Angeles (LAX) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) flights

89 Weekly Planes
20h 58m Average Duration
₩564,889 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Seoul is to fly and train, which costs $490 - $1,700 and takes 14h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Seoul is to fly and train which costs $490 - $1,700 and takes 14h 25m.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Seoul is 9583 km.

It takes approximately 14h 25m to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 13h 20m.

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Seoul is 16h ahead of Los Angeles Airport (LAX). It is currently 3:14 AM in Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and 7:14 PM in Seoul.

Asiana Airlines, Korean Air, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Incheon Airport.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 9583.2 km
  • Duration: 14h 25m

What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Seoul, South Korea?

All Nippon Airways, American Airlines and six other airlines fly from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Seoul hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Incheon
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩950,000 - ₩5000,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Incheon via Seattle
Ave. Duration
16h 11m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Incheon via Portland
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Incheon via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩950,000 - ₩5000,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Daegu via Incheon
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1500,000 - ₩3800,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Daegu via San Francisco, Incheon
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩1400,000 - ₩4100,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Daegu via Las Vegas, Incheon
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩1400,000 - ₩4100,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Daegu via Honolulu, Incheon
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩1500,000 - ₩4200,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Gimhae via Incheon
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩2300,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Gimhae via Seattle, Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 8m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Santa Barbara to Incheon via Seattle
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩1400,000
Flights from Santa Barbara to Incheon via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩950,000 - ₩2800,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Incheon
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩950,000 - ₩5000,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Incheon via Seattle
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2100,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩2200,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩2200,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Daegu via Incheon
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1500,000 - ₩3800,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Daegu via Honolulu, Incheon
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩1500,000 - ₩4200,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Daegu via Seattle, Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩1400,000 - ₩4100,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Gimhae via Incheon
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩2300,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Gimhae via Incheon, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Gimhae via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩2400,000
Flights from Santa Barbara to Incheon via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩950,000 - ₩2800,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Incheon via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩5000,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Incheon via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩5000,000
Flights from Santa Barbara to Incheon via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩2000,000
Flights from Santa Barbara to Incheon via Los Angeles, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2100,000
Flights from Santa Barbara to Incheon via San Francisco, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩2200,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Incheon
Ave. Duration
13h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩4700,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩1800,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Incheon via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩950,000 - ₩4100,000
Flights from Santa Barbara to Incheon via Los Angeles, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩1100,000 - ₩2100,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Los Angeles to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1200,000 - ₩6500,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1200,000 - ₩6500,000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Gimhae via Tokyo Haneda, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2200,000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Gimhae via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩2900,000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Daegu via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩1300,000 - ₩3300,000
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
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩27,000 - ₩41,000
Website
https://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩27,000 - ₩37,000
Economy
₩29,000 - ₩41,000
First Class
₩43,000 - ₩65,000
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩11,600
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Central Coast Shuttle
Website
centralcoastshuttle.com
Bus from Los Angeles Airport, CA to Santa Barbara Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩80,000 - ₩100,000
Schedules at
centralcoastshuttle.com
one way non-prepaid
₩90,000 - ₩100,000
One-way prepaid 48 hours advance
₩80,000 - ₩95,000

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