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There are 3 ways to get from Perth to Seoul by plane, train or bus

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Fly to Incheon, train  •  15h 54m

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

₩608,535 - ₩1512,366

Cheapest option

Fly to Gimhae, bus, train  •  20h 42m

  1. Fly from Perth (PER) to Gimhae (PUS) PER - PUS
  2. Take the bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu
  3. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station

₩535,135 - ₩1762,166

1 alternative option

Fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  19h 20m

  1. Fly from Perth (PER) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) PER - GMP

₩556,235 - ₩1409,266

Australia → South Korea
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International entry into South Korea from Australia

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Australia
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Conditions of entry into South Korea from Australia

  • 14-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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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.

Yes, entry into Australia from South Korea is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 3 May 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Perth to Seoul is to fly, which costs $600 - $1,700 and takes 19h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Perth to Seoul is to fly and train which costs $650 - $1,800 and takes 15h 54m.

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The distance between Perth and Seoul is 7816 km.

It takes approximately 15h 54m to get from Perth to Seoul, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Perth Airport to Incheon Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 25m and has one stopover.

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Seoul is 1h ahead of Perth. It is currently 2:25 AM in Perth and 3:25 AM in Seoul.

Malaysia Airlines, Korean Air, All Nippon Airways and six other airlines offer flights from Perth Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 3293+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩100,000 per night.

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The best way to get from Perth to Perth Airport is to line 40 bus which takes 31 min and costs $4 - $7.

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Map of how to get from Perth to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 7815.7 km
  • Duration: 15h 54m

What companies run services between Perth, WA, Australia and Seoul, South Korea?

Cathay Pacific, Korean Air and 16 other airlines fly from Perth to Seoul hourly.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1400,000
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Singapore Changi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 52m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Sydney, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩2300,000
Flights from Perth to Gimhae via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2600,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Narita, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩2100,000
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1400,000
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Sydney, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩2300,000
Flights from Perth to Gimhae via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2600,000
Flights from Perth to Gimhae via Ngurah Rai, Incheon
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩1800,000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Perth to Incheon via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩1800,000
Flights from Perth to Gimhae via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2000,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Perth to Incheon via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩2300,000
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Soekarno–Hatta, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Kuala Lumpur, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2500,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Soekarno–Hatta, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Kuala Lumpur, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Singapore Changi, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1700,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Perth to Incheon via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2300,000
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Hong Kong, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1400,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Guangzhou Baiyun, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2000,000
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Singapore Changi, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1700,000
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Perth to Gimhae via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩490,000 - ₩1700,000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Perth to Incheon via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩1500,000
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Perth to Incheon via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩1700,000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Perth to Incheon via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩1600,000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Singapore Changi, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1600,000
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Guangzhou Baiyun, Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩2000,000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Perth to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Narita, Cheju
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩2100,000
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 38m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩27,000 - ₩41,000
Website
http://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

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