There are 5 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 Seoul, fly  •  6 h 36 min

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

$240 - $517

Cheapest option

Subway, ferry, train via Qinhuangdao  •  2 days 6 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

$143 - $321

3 alternative options

Fly from Seoul Gimpo  •  8 h 36 min

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

$248 - $911

Subway, ferry, train  •  2 days 4 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 (Station) to Beijing
  4. Take the train from Peking to Ulan-Bator

$171 - $248

Subway, ferry, bus, train  •  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 Dalian Harbour
  3. Take the bus from Gang Wan Qiao to Beijing
  4. Take the train from Peking to Ulan-Bator

$165 - $242

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Mongolia is to subway and ferry and bus and train which costs ₩180,000 - ₩280,000 and takes 2 days 12 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 36 min.

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The distance between Seoul and Mongolia is 2154 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 36 min to get from Seoul to Mongolia, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Mongolia.
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  • Distance: 1346.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 36 min

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

Air China, Korean Air and four other airlines fly from Seoul to Ulan Bator hourly.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul to Ulan Bator
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulan Bator via Busan
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $750
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulan Bator via Busan, Seoul
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,200
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulan Bator via Cheju, Busan
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $800
MIAT
Website
miat.com
Flights from Seoul to Ulan Bator
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulan Bator via Busan
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $750
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Seoul to Ulan Bator via Beijing
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulan Bator via Beijing
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Ulan Bator via Busan
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,000
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Dalian (Station) 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 22 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
25 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
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
$30 - $45
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 - $120
Schedules at
dainferry.co.kr
FST1
$120
FST2
$115
ECO1
$111
ECO2
$106
Qinin ferry
Phone
+82 32 891 9600
Website
qininferry.com
Ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Qinhuangdao
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Schedules at
qininferry.com
Royal Suite
$221
First Class
$102

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