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There are 9 ways to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to South Korea by plane, bus, train, ferry or subway

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Fly to Gimhae  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Gimhae (PUS) PVG - PUS

$106 - $394

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Fly to Daegu  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Daegu (TAE) PVG - TAE

$118 - $454

Fly to Incheon  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Incheon (ICN) PVG - ICN

$129 - $364

Fly to Gwangju  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Gwangju (KWJ) PVG - KWJ

$264 - $285

Fly to Muan, bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Muan (MWX) PVG - MWX
  2. Take the bus from Muan Int'l Airport to Gwangju

$218 - $430

Train, ferry  •  28 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Yantai
  2. Take the ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
  3. Take the train from Pyeongtaek Station to Seoul Station

$253 - $377

Train, ferry, subway  •  29 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Yantai
  2. Take the ferry from Yantai to Incheon Int'l Port
  3. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station 1

$206 - $431

Bus, ferry, subway  •  35 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Jiangsu Xinpu
  2. Take the ferry from Lianyungang to Incheon Int'l Port
  3. Take the subway from Incheon Station to City Hall Station 1

$142 - $337

Bus, ferry  •  37 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Hutie Terminal to Jianshejie Terminal
  2. Take the ferry from Dalian Harbour to Incheon Int'l Port
  3. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to The plaza Hotel

$183 - $311

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to South Korea is to fly which costs ¥850 - ¥2600 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to South Korea is to fly which costs ¥800 - ¥3200 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) and South Korea is 826 km.

The best way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to South Korea without a car is to train and ferry which takes 28 h 9 min and costs ¥1700 - ¥2700.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to South Korea, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Gimhae Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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South Korea is 1 h ahead of Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG). It is currently 7:16 AM in Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) and 8:16 AM in South Korea.

China Eastern Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Shanghai Airlines and Korean Air offer flights from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Gimhae Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in South Korea. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to South Korea.
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  • Distance: 516.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG), China and South Korea?

China Eastern Airlines, Asiana Airlines and two other airlines fly from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Busan 4 times a day.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Daegu via Incheon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gwangju via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Daegu
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Muan
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $460
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Incheon
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gwangju via Cheju
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Gwangju via Daegu, Cheju
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Yantai
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$90 - $110
1st Class Seat
$150 - $170
Business Class Seat
$280 - $330
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Pyeongtaek Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$3 - $4
Economy Class
$4 - $5
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Pyeongtaek Staion to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$5
Standing
$5
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Muan Int'l Airport to Gwangju
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Jiangsu Xinpu
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Dalian Bus
Website
dalianbus.com
Bus from Shanghai Hutie Terminal to Jianshejie Terminal
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$66
Schedules at
dalianbus.com
Kal Limousine
Website
kallimousine.com
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to The plaza Hotel
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
kallimousine.com
Airport Limousine Korea
Ferry operators
Yantai Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 8827
Website
yantaiferry.com
Ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Schedules at
yantaiferry.com
VIP
$213
Royal
$151
Deluxe
$133
Han Joong Ferry Lines
Phone
+82 32 891 8880
Website
hanjoongferry.co.kr
Ferry from Yantai to Incheon Int'l Port
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Schedules at
hanjoongferry.co.kr
VIP
$297
SPE
$124
FST
$106
LYG C-K Ferry Co
Phone
+82 32 770 3700
Website
lygferry.com
Ferry from Lianyungang to Incheon Int'l Port
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Schedules at
lygferry.com
VIP
$292
Royal Suite
$195
Royal
$137
First Class
$115
DainFerry
Phone
+82 32 891 7100
Website
dainferry.co.kr
Ferry from Dalian Harbour to Incheon Int'l Port
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

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