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There are 6 ways to get from Seoul to Mongolia by train, plane, subway, ferry 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.

Recommended option

Train to Incheon, fly  •  6 h 57 min

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

$239 - $512

Cheapest option

Subway, ferry, train China Railways K-Class  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the subway from City Hall Station to Incheon Station 1
  2. Take the ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Qinhuangdao
  3. Take the train from Qinhuangdao to Beijing
  4. Take the train from Beijing Station to Ulaanbaatar

$143 - $446

4 alternative options

Fly from Seoul Gimpo  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Ulan Bator (ULN) GMP - ULN

$247 - $910

Subway, ferry, train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the subway from City Hall Station to Incheon Station 1
  2. Take the ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Dalian Harbour
  3. Take the train from Dalian to Beijing
  4. Take the train from Peking to Ulan-Bator D

$172 - $348

Subway, ferry, train via Qinhuangdao  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the subway from City Hall Station to Incheon Station 1
  2. Take the ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Qinhuangdao
  3. Take the train from Qinhuangdao to Beijing
  4. Take the train from Peking to Ulan-Bator D

$144 - $321

Subway, ferry, bus, train  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the subway from City Hall Station to Incheon Station 1
  2. Take the ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Dalian Harbour
  3. Take the bus from Gang Wan Qiao to Beijing
  4. Take the train from Peking to Ulan-Bator D

$167 - $328

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Mongolia is to subway and ferry and bus and train which costs ₩180,000 - ₩380,000 and takes 2 days 14 h.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Mongolia is to train and fly which costs ₩270,000 - ₩600,000 and takes 6 h 57 min.

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The distance between Seoul and Mongolia is 2154 km.

The best way to get from Seoul to Mongolia without a car is to subway and ferry and train which takes 2 days 7 h and costs ₩190,000 - ₩400,000.

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Seoul to Mongolia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Incheon Airport to Ulan Bator Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 45 min.

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MIAT, Korean Air, Asiana Airlines and Air China offer flights from Incheon Airport to Ulan Bator Airport.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Seoul Gimpo Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs ₩1,400 - ₩2,000.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Mongolia.
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  • Distance: 1346.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 57 min

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Mongolia?

Air China, Asiana Airlines and three other airlines fly from Seoul to Ulan Bator every 4 hours.

Airlines
MIAT
Website
miat.com
Flights from Incheon to Ulan Bator
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulan Bator via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $700
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulan Bator via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $750
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Incheon to Ulan Bator
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulan Bator via Gimhae, Incheon
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,600
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Incheon to Ulan Bator via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulan Bator via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Dalian to Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $50
1st Class Seat
$50 - $80
Train from Qinhuangdao to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$14 - $20
1st Class Seat
$18 - $26
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Peking to Ulan-Bator
Ave. Duration
28 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Beijing Station to Ulaanbaatar
Ave. Duration
31 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $190
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$25 - $29
Hard Sleeper
$45 - $55
Soft Sleeper
$70 - $85
Bus operators
Dalian Bus
Website
dalianbus.com
Bus from Gang Wan Qiao to Beijing
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
dalianbus.com
Ferry operators
DainFerry
Phone
+82 32 891 7100
Website
dainferry.co.kr
Ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Dalian Harbour
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Schedules at
dainferry.co.kr
VIP
$213
FST1(6 Person occupancy)
$120
FST2(6 Person occupancy)
$115
ECO1(12 Person occupancy)
$111
ECO2
$106
Qinin ferry
Phone
+82 32 891 9600
Website
qininferry.com
Ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Qinhuangdao
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Schedules at
qininferry.com
Royal Suite
$221
First Class
$102

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