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There are 9 ways to get from Nagasaki to Seoul by train, ferry, car ferry, bus, car or plane

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Train, ferry  •  9h 31m

  1. Take the train from Nagasaki(Nagasaki) to Hakata
  2. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  3. Take the train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT

₩282,561 - ₩337,093

Cheapest option

Train to Fukuoka, fly to Incheon, train  •  6h 36m

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

₩102,745 - ₩469,577

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Train, car ferry  •  11h 30m

  1. Take the train from Nagasaki(Nagasaki) to Hakata
  2. Take the car ferry from Fukuoka, Hakata to Busan
  3. Take the train from Busan Station to Seoul Station

₩174,645 - ₩282,077

Bus, ferry  •  12h 54m

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

₩219,077 - ₩242,647

Drive, ferry  •  9h 8m

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

₩235,440 - ₩273,384

Train to Fukuoka, fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the train from Nagasaki(Nagasaki) to Hakata
  2. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) FUK - GMP

₩285,445 - ₩866,477

Fly Nagasaki to Seoul Gimpo  •  8h 1m

  1. Fly from Nagasaki (NGS) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) NGS - GMP

₩329,775 - ₩814,090

Train, train to Kita Kyushu, fly to Incheon  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the train from Nagasaki(Nagasaki) to Shin-Tosu
  2. Take the train from Shin-Tosu to Kokura
  3. Fly from Kita Kyushu (KKJ) to Incheon (ICN) KKJ - ICN
  4. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩130,094 - ₩230,458

Train, train to Kumamoto, fly to Incheon  •  8h 6m

  1. Take the train from Nagasaki(Nagasaki) to Shin-Tosu
  2. Take the train from Shin-Tosu to Kumamoto
  3. Fly from Kumamoto (KMJ) to Incheon (ICN) KMJ - ICN
  4. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩136,294 - ₩268,458

Japan → South Korea
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  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Nagasaki to Seoul is to train and fly which costs ¥12000 - ¥22000 and takes 8h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Nagasaki to Seoul is to train and fly which costs ¥9500 - ¥45000 and takes 6h 36m.

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It is approximately 597 km to get from Nagasaki to Seoul.

The best way to get from Nagasaki to Seoul without a car is to train and ferry which takes 9h 31m and costs ¥27000 - ¥33000.

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It takes approximately 9h 31m to get from Nagasaki to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Fukuoka Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Asiana Airlines, Jeju Air, Jin Air and two other airlines offer flights from Fukuoka Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 1299+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩100,000 per night.

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The best way to get from Nagasaki to Nagasaki Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs ¥750 - ¥1100.

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Map of how to get from Nagasaki to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 597 km
  • Duration: 9h 31m

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

Japan Airlines, Solaseed Air and four other airlines fly from Nagasaki to Seoul hourly.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩800,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Miyazaki, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩750,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Kagoshima, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩750,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Itami, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩750,000
Flights from Nagasaki to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩320,000 - ₩800,000
Flights from Nagasaki to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Itami, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩310,000 - ₩800,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩360,000 - ₩750,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩410,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩430,000 - ₩900,000
Flights from Nagasaki to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩330,000 - ₩800,000
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩65,000 - ₩110,000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩70,000 - ₩90,000
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩65,000 - ₩110,000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩55,000 - ₩95,000
Flights from Kumamoto to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩75,000 - ₩140,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩220,000 - ₩1200,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Fukuoka to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩41,000 - ₩150,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩27,000 - ₩55,000
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagasaki(Nagasaki) to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩41,000 - ₩65,000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
₩41,000 - ₩60,000
Reserved Seat
₩43,000 - ₩65,000
Green Seat
₩60,000 - ₩85,000
Train from Nagasaki(Nagasaki) to Shin-Tosu
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩34,000 - ₩50,000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
₩34,000 - ₩48,000
Reserved Seat
₩36,000 - ₩50,000
Green Seat
₩49,000 - ₩70,000
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
₩52,000 - ₩55,000
First Class
₩75,000 - ₩79,000
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩42,000 - ₩65,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩42,000 - ₩60,000
Economy
₩46,000 - ₩65,000
First Class
₩65,000 - ₩95,000
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₩22,000 - ₩28,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing/Non-reserved
₩22,500 - ₩24,000
Economy Class
₩26,500 - ₩28,000
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/
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagasaki(Nagasaki) to Shin-Tosu
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₩19,000 - ₩29,000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Tosu to Kokura
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩35,000 - ₩55,000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
₩35,000 - ₩47,000
Reserved seat
₩44,000 - ₩55,000
Green seat
₩50,000 - ₩70,000
Train from Shin-Tosu to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩33,000 - ₩55,000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
₩33,000 - ₩44,000
Reserved seat
₩41,000 - ₩55,000
Green seat
₩50,000 - ₩70,000
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Phone
0570-00-1010
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Nagasaki to Nishitetsu Fukuoka Station
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩24,000 - ₩34,000
Schedules at
nishitetsu.ne.jp.e.xk.hp.transer.com
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Seonsan Rest Transit Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
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 30 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
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.com
Ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₩167,566
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
₩90,000 - ₩130,000
Schedules at
camellia-line.co.jp
Premium
₩209,457
First Class
₩125,675
Second Class
₩94,256
Vehicle price
₩310,000 - ₩550,000

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