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

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Recommended option

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Shungshan  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Shungshan (TSA) GMP - TSA

$133 - $654

Cheapest option

Train to Seoul, fly to Taipei  •  5 h 55 min

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

$117 - $444

1 alternative option

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Taipei  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Taipei (TPE) GMP - TPE

$165 - $608

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The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Taipei is to train and fly which costs ₩130,000 - ₩500,000 and takes 5 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Taipei is to fly which costs ₩150,000 - ₩750,000 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Seoul and Taipei is 1484 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Seoul to Taipei, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Shungshan Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Taipei is 1 h behind Seoul. It is currently 7:04 AM in Seoul and 6:04 AM in Taipei.

EVA Air, China Airlines, Eastar Jet and two other airlines offer flights from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Shungshan Airport.

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There are 959+ hotels available in Taipei. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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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 Taipei.
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  • Distance: 927.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 3 min

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Taipei, Taiwan?

EVA Air, China Airlines and three other airlines fly from Seoul to Taipei 3 times a day.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Taipei via Busan
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Taipei via Cheju, Busan
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Taipei via Busan
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Taipei via Busan, Seoul
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $950
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Shungshan
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Seoul to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Shungshan
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Seoul to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Taipei via Busan
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Taipei via Cheju, Busan
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Seoul to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Shungshan
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Seoul to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Shungshan
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Taipei via Busan
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Seoul to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Taipei via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Shungshan via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Seoul to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Seoul to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Seoul to Taipei
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Taipei via Beijing
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
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

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