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There are 7 ways to get from Seattle to Seoul by plane, train, shuttle or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Seattle to Incheon, train  •  15h 8m

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

₩427,673 - ₩860,729

Cheapest option

Train to Wenatchee, fly to Incheon, train  •  23h 13m

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Wenatchee Amtrak
  2. Fly from Wenatchee (EAT) to Incheon (ICN) EAT - ICN
  3. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩424,579 - ₩1287,101

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Fly Seattle to Seoul Gimpo  •  16h 47m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) SEA - GMP

₩755,373 - ₩1307,629

Shuttle to Bellingham, fly to Incheon, train  •  21h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle, WA - Convention Center to Bellingham Airport, WA
  2. Fly from Bellingham (BLI) to Incheon (ICN) BLI - ICN
  3. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩693,098 - ₩2292,051

Train to Portland, fly to Incheon, train  •  20h 46m

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Portland Union Station
  2. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Incheon (ICN) PDX - ICN
  3. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩702,038 - ₩1975,865

Shuttle to Yakima, fly to Incheon, train  •  25h 47m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from SeaTac Station to Yakima Airport
  2. Fly from Yakima (YKM) to Incheon (ICN) YKM - ICN
  3. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩442,673 - ₩1490,729

Fly Seattle to Gimhae, bus, train  •  20h 22m

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

₩602,573 - ₩1869,229

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Seoul is to fly and train which costs $350 - $750 and takes 15h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Seoul is to fly and train which costs $350 - $750 and takes 15h 8m.

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The distance between Seattle and Seoul is 8322 km.

It takes approximately 15h 8m to get from Seattle to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 11h 27m.

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Seoul is 16h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 4:27 AM in Seattle and 8:27 PM in Seoul.

Delta, Asiana Airlines, Japan Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Seattle Airport to Incheon 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 Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 36 min and costs $2 - $4.

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  • Distance: 8322.3 km
  • Duration: 15h 8m

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Seoul, South Korea?

All Nippon Airways, Asiana Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Seattle to Seoul hourly.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seattle to Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Seattle to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
16h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩3000,000
Flights from Seattle to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
17h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩4100,000
Flights from Seattle to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩4100,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Seattle
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩5500,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩2900,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Seattle, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩2800,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Seattle, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
23h 9m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩2900,000
Flights from Portland to Incheon via Seattle
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩3500,000
Flights from Portland to Incheon via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩2200,000
Flights from Portland to Incheon via Honolulu
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Portland to Incheon via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩2400,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩2900,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, Honolulu
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Yakima to Incheon via Seattle
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩2900,000
Flights from Yakima to Incheon via Seattle, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Yakima to Incheon via Seattle, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩4200,000
Flights from Yakima to Incheon via Seattle, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Yakima to Incheon via Seattle, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩470,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Yakima to Incheon via Seattle, Honolulu
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩410,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Seattle to Gimhae via Incheon
Ave. Duration
14h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2800,000
Flights from Seattle to Gimhae via Vancouver, Incheon
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩2200,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Seattle
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩5500,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩2900,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Seattle, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩2800,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
23h 9m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩2900,000
Flights from Portland to Incheon via Seattle
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩4800,000
Flights from Portland to Incheon via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
16h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Portland to Incheon via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩900,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩2900,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, Honolulu
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Seattle to Gimhae via Incheon
Ave. Duration
14h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2800,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seattle to Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Seattle to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Seattle, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2600,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Seattle, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩950,000 - ₩2400,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 34m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₩1200,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Portland to Incheon via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2100,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩1400,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩1000,000
Flights from Yakima to Incheon via Seattle, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩1400,000
Flights from Seattle to Gimhae via Incheon
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩1500,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Seattle to Incheon via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1700,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Seattle, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩950,000 - ₩2400,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 34m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₩1200,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Portland to Incheon via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
16h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩2100,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩1000,000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Seattle to Incheon via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩470,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Seattle to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩4100,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Seattle, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2200,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩360,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Seattle to Gimhae via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1800,000
Flights from Seattle to Gimhae via Vancouver, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1800,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Incheon via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩860,000
Flights from Bellingham to Incheon via Seattle, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2600,000
Flights from Portland to Incheon via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩2300,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩1400,000
Flights from Yakima to Incheon via Seattle, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩380,000 - ₩1400,000
Hawaiian Airlines
Website
hawaiianairlines.com
Flights from Portland to Incheon via Honolulu
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Wenatchee to Incheon via Seattle, Honolulu
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Seattle to Gimhae via Incheon
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩1500,000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Incheon via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1200,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Seattle to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩2400,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seattle to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩4100,000
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/
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₩41,000 - ₩65,000
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
₩41,000 - ₩65,000
Business Seat
₩75,000 - ₩100,000
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Wenatchee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₩39,000 - ₩55,000
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
₩39,000 - ₩55,000
Premium
₩230,000 - ₩330,000
Flexi Coach Seat
₩60,000 - ₩95,000
Business Seat
₩60,000 - ₩90,000
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩34,000 - ₩49,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
First Class
₩67,425
Economy Class
₩48,172
Standing
₩40,922
Bus operators
BellAir Airporter Shuttle
Phone
+1 866-235-5247
Email
shuttle@airporter.com
Website
airporter.com
Shuttle from Seattle, WA - Convention Center to Bellingham Airport, WA
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₩38,000 - ₩90,000
Schedules at
airporter.com
Book at
secure.airporter.com
Shuttle from SeaTac Station to Yakima Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₩55,000 - ₩80,000
Schedules at
airporter.com
Book at
secure.airporter.com
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from Seattle, WA - Convention centre to Bellingham Airport, WA
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₩44,000 - ₩75,000
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Gimhae Airport Int'l Terminal to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩10,500
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr

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