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

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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Train to Incheon, fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  9h 13m

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

฿4240 - ฿12191

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Fly Seoul Gimpo to Suvarnabhumi  •  10h 15m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) GMP - BKK

฿5589 - ฿15163

Train to Incheon, fly to Don Muang  •  9h 46m

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

฿4410 - ฿15186

Train to Daegu, fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  10h 7m

  1. Take the train from Gwangmyeong Station to Dongdaegu Station
  2. Fly from Daegu (TAE) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) TAE - BKK

฿7324 - ฿22854

Train, ferry, bus  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Pyeongtaek Station
  2. Take the ferry from Pyeongtaek Port to Yantai Port
  3. Take the train from Yantai to Changsha South
  4. Take the train from Changsha South to Kunming South
  5. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
  6. Take the train from Nong Khai to Bang Sue

฿13304 - ฿17031

Bus, ferry, train  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Pyeongtaek
  2. Take the ferry from Pyeongtaek Port to Yantai Port
  3. Take the train from Yantai to Taian
  4. Take the train from Tai'an to Kunming South
  5. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
  6. Take the bus from Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal

฿13754 - ฿16466

Subway, ferry, train, bus, night bus  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the subway from City Hall Station to Incheon Station 1
  2. Take the ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Yantai
  3. Take the train from Yantai to Changsha South
  4. Take the train from Changsha South to Kunming South
  5. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
  6. Take the night bus from Vientiane Talat Sao Station to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit

฿12561 - ฿15375

Subway, ferry, train, bus  •  4 days 4h

  1. Take the subway from City Hall Station to Incheon Station 1
  2. Take the ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Yantai
  3. Take the train from Yantai to Kunming
  4. Take the bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
  5. Take the bus from Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal

฿8677 - ฿11567

Drive  •  2 days 13h

  1. Drive from Seoul Express bus terminal to Bangkok 3334.2 miles

฿21000 - ฿31000

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Bangkok is to train and fly which costs ₩150,000 - ₩550,000 and takes 9h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Bangkok is to train and fly which costs ₩140,000 - ₩430,000 and takes 9h 13m.

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The distance between Seoul and Bangkok is 3722 km. The road distance is 5334.7 km.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Bangkok without a car is to bus and ferry and train which takes 2 days 17h and costs ₩470,000 - ₩600,000.

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It takes approximately 9h 13m to get from Seoul to Bangkok, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Incheon Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 40m.

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Bangkok is 2h behind Seoul. It is currently 2:42 PM in Seoul and 12:42 PM in Bangkok.

Yes, the driving distance between Seoul to Bangkok is 5335 km. It takes approximately 2 days 13h to drive from Seoul to Bangkok.

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Jin Air, Asiana Airlines, T'way Air and six other airlines offer flights from Incheon Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 3374+ hotels available in Bangkok. Prices start at ฿650 per night.

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  • Distance: 2326.5 miles
  • Duration: 9h 13m

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Bangkok, Thailand?

Korean Air, Japan Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Seoul to Bangkok hourly.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Incheon to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿10000 - ฿31000
Flights from Incheon to Suvarnabhumi via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿12000 - ฿38000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Suvarnabhumi via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿6500 - ฿24000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Incheon to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿13000 - ฿42000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Suvarnabhumi via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿15000 - ฿60000
Flights from Daegu to Suvarnabhumi via Incheon
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿12000 - ฿40000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Incheon to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿10000 - ฿33000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Suvarnabhumi via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
฿6500 - ฿24000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Incheon to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿9000 - ฿29000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Suvarnabhumi via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿5500 - ฿31000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿26000 - ฿270000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Suvarnabhumi via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿7500 - ฿26000
Thai AirAsia X
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Incheon to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿6500 - ฿31000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Incheon to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿7500 - ฿26000
Flights from Daegu to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿6000 - ฿21000
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Incheon to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿5500 - ฿23000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Incheon to Suvarnabhumi via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿12000 - ฿38000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Suvarnabhumi via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿15000 - ฿95000
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Daegu to Suvarnabhumi via Danang
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿7000 - ฿19000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Incheon to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿7500 - ฿29000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Incheon to Suvarnabhumi via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿10000 - ฿33000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Suvarnabhumi via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿10000 - ฿38000
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Incheon to Don Muang via Manila
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿8500 - ฿38000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Daegu to Suvarnabhumi via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿7000 - ฿33000
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
฿95 - ฿140
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Gwangmyeong Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
฿950 - ฿1400
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
฿1954
Economy Class
฿1396
Standing
฿1326
Train from Seoul Station to Pyeongtaek Staion
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
฿65 - ฿360
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Pyeongtaek Station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿110 - ฿150
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
฿115 - ฿125
Economy Class
฿138 - ฿142
China Railways G-Class
Train from Yantai to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
11h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿3400 - ฿4400
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
฿3400 - ฿4400
1st Class Seat
฿6000 - ฿7500
Business Class Seat
฿11000 - ฿14000
Train from Changsha South to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿2100 - ฿2700
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
฿2100 - ฿2700
1st Class Seat
฿3600 - ฿4300
Business Class Seat
฿6500 - ฿8500
Train from Yantai to Taian
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1000 - ฿1400
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
฿1000 - ฿1400
1st Class Seat
฿1800 - ฿2200
Business Class Seat
฿3600 - ฿4400
Train from Tai'an to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿4500 - ฿6000
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
฿4500 - ฿6000
1st Class Seat
฿7500 - ฿9500
Business Class Seat
฿14000 - ฿18000
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nong Khai to Bang Sue
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿410 - ฿1500
Schedules at
railway.co.th
Book at
12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
฿190 - ฿280
2nd Class (Seat)
฿410 - ฿600
2nd Class (Berth)
฿700 - ฿950
1st Class (Berth)
฿1100 - ฿1500
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Yantai to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 days 2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿1500 - ฿3600
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
฿1500 - ฿2100
Hard sleeper
฿3000 - ฿3600
Soft sleeper
฿4700 - ฿5500
Bus operators
Baidu
Website
zhidao.baidu.com
Bus from Kunming South to Laos Vientiane
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿2645
Schedules at
zhidao.baidu.com
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Pyeongtaek
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
฿140 - ฿210
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Thai-Lao International Bus
Bus from Vientiane Phanthavong Tour Office to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
฿787
Schedules at
baolau.com
The Transport Company
Phone
089 226 2769
Website
home.transport.co.th
Night bus from Vientiane Talat Sao Station to Bangkok Bus Terminal Mochit
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿500 - ฿900
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Ferry operators
Yantai Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 8827
Website
yantaiferry.com
Ferry from Pyeongtaek Port to Yantai Port
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
฿3600 - ฿4100
Schedules at
yantaiferry.com
VIP
฿9162
Royal
฿4093
Deluxe
฿3630
Han Joong Ferry Lines
Phone
+82 32 891 8880
Website
hanjoongferry.co.kr
Ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Yantai
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
฿3400 - ฿4100
Schedules at
hanjoongferry.co.kr
VIP
฿9732
SPE
฿4055
FST
฿3476

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The best way to get from Seoul to Seoul Gimpo Airport is to train which takes 22m and costs ₩1,600 - ₩3,800.

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