There are 3 ways to get from Seoul to Sapporo by train or plane

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Train to Incheon, fly to New Chitose, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to New Chitose (CTS) ICN - CTS
  3. Take the train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)

¥9115 - ¥22657

2 alternative options

Fly Seoul Gimpo to New Chitose, train  •  7h 33m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to New Chitose (CTS) GMP - CTS
  2. Take the train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)

¥14920 - ¥29393

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Sapporo Okadama  •  9h 55m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Sapporo Okadama (OKD) GMP - OKD

¥23580 - ¥160743

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Sapporo is to train and fly which costs ₩100,000 - ₩270,000 and takes 6h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Sapporo is to train and fly which costs ₩100,000 - ₩270,000 and takes 6h 17m.

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The distance between Seoul and Sapporo is 1361 km.

It takes approximately 6h 17m to get from Seoul to Sapporo, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Incheon Airport to New Chitose Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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Asiana Airlines, Eastar Jet, Japan Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Incheon Airport to New Chitose Airport.

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There are 1192+ hotels available in Sapporo. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Seoul Gimpo Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs ₩1,900 - ₩3,400.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Sapporo.
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  • Distance: 1360.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 17m

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Sapporo, Japan?

Japan Airlines, Korean Air and three other airlines fly from Seoul to Sapporo hourly.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Incheon to New Chitose
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥23000 - ¥110000
Flights from Incheon to New Chitose via Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥20000 - ¥140000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to New Chitose via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥24000 - ¥150000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to New Chitose via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥22000 - ¥150000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Sapporo Okadama via Tokyo Haneda, Hakodate
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥26000 - ¥170000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Sapporo Okadama via Tokyo Haneda, Kushiro
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥29000 - ¥170000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Incheon to New Chitose
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥27000 - ¥90000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to New Chitose via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥30000 - ¥130000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to New Chitose via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥28000 - ¥160000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to New Chitose via Tokyo Haneda, Kushiro
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥30000 - ¥170000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to New Chitose via Tokyo Haneda, Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥31000 - ¥180000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to New Chitose via Tokyo Haneda, Memambetsu
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥30000 - ¥170000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Incheon to New Chitose
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥27000 - ¥90000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to New Chitose via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥14000 - ¥28000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Incheon to New Chitose
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥6500 - ¥35000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Incheon to New Chitose
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥23000 - ¥110000
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Incheon to New Chitose
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥8000 - ¥21000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to New Chitose via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥14000 - ¥28000
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
¥360 - ¥600
Website
http://www.arex.or.kr/
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥750 - ¥1100
Schedules at
hyperdia.com

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