There are 10 ways to get from South Korea to Beijing by subway, plane, train, 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

Subway to Seoul, fly to Beijing  •  5 h 36 min

  1. ICN - PEK

$106 - $351

9 alternative options

Subway to Seoul Gimpo, fly to Beijing  •  5 h 29 min

  1. GMP - PEK

$136 - $347

Fly Busan to Beijing  •  6 h

  1. PUS - PEK

$150 - $220

Fly Daegu to Beijing  •  3 h 40 min

  1. TAE - PEK

$123 - $284

Subway to Seoul, fly to Tianjin, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. ICN - TSN

$118 - $346

Train to Chongju, fly to Beijing  •  7 h 1 min

  1. CJJ - PEK

$273 - $375

Subway, ferry, train via Jinan  •  23 h 8 min

$178 - $252

Subway, ferry, train China Railways D-Class  •  25 h 54 min

  1. D31 / ...

$156 - $194

Subway, ferry, bus  •  29 h 12 min

$121 - $262

Bus, ferry  •  33 h 11 min

$157 - $201

What companies run services between South Korea and Beijing, China?

Asiana Airlines, Air China and four other airlines fly from Busan to Beijing every 2 hours.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Seoul to Beijing via Busan
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Beijing via Busan
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Busan to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Flights from Busan to Beijing via Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Flights from Seoul to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Chongju to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Beijing via Cheju
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Busan to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Flights from Busan to Beijing via Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $460
Flights from Busan to Beijing via Seoul
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Flights from Daegu to Beijing via Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $450
Flights from Seoul to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Seoul to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Seoul to Beijing via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Busan to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Flights from Seoul to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Seoul to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Seoul to Beijing via Dalian
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Seoul to Beijing via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Daegu to Beijing via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Flights from Chongju to Beijing via Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $460
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Seoul to Beijing via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Daegu to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Seoul to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Seoul Metro
Phone
(+82) 1577-5678
Website
smrt.co.kr
Subway from Incheon City Hall Station to Geomam Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
Subway from City Hall Station to Incheon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
seoulmetro.co.kr
China Railways G-Class
Train from Tianjin West to Beijing South
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Train from Qingdao to Jinan
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$27 - $32
1st Class Seat
$44 - $50
Business Class Seat
$85 - $100
Train from Jinan to Beijing South
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$31 - $37
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$31 - $37
1st Class Seat
$50 - $60
Business Class Seat
$95 - $120
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Daejeon Station to Cheongju Airport Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
letskorail.com
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Dalian to Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $50
1st Class Seat
$50 - $80
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Qinhuangdao to Beijing Bawangfen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Airport Limousine Korea
Website
airportlimousine.co.kr
Bus from Gyeonghuigung Palace to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
airportlimousine.co.kr
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
Weidong Ferry
Phone
+82 32 770 8000
Website
weidong.com
Ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
weidong.com
Deluxe Royal
$167
Royal
$149
Business
$130
Economy
$112
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
$110 - $130
Schedules at
dainferry.co.kr
FST1
$126
FST2
$121
ECO1
$116
ECO2
$112
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 - $240
Schedules at
qininferry.com
Royal Suite
$232
First Class
$107

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Questions & Answers

The distance between South Korea and Beijing is 1074 km.

The cheapest way to get from South Korea to Beijing is to fly which costs ₩130,000 - ₩310,000 and takes 3 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from South Korea to Beijing is to fly which takes 3 h 40 min and costs ₩130,000 - ₩310,000.

It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from South Korea to Beijing, including transfers.