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There are 3 ways to get from Sydney to Seoul by plane, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Incheon, bus  •  14h 10m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Incheon (ICN) SYD - ICN
  2. Take the bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to The plaza Hotel

₩289,130 - ₩679,130

2 alternative options

Fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  16h 23m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) SYD - GMP

₩324,730 - ₩566,930

Fly to Daegu, train  •  17h 21m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Daegu (TAE) SYD - TAE
  2. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station

₩458,730 - ₩1376,630

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Seoul is to fly and bus which costs $360 - $850 and takes 14h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Seoul is to fly and bus which costs $360 - $850 and takes 14h 10m.

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The distance between Sydney and Seoul is 8329 km.

It takes approximately 14h 10m to get from Sydney to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 10h 45m.

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Seoul is 1h behind Sydney. It is currently 2:58 PM in Sydney and 1:58 PM in Seoul.

Asiana Airlines, Korean Air, China Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Sydney Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 1956+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩40,000 per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22m and costs $17.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 5205.4 miles
  • Duration: 14h 10m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Seoul, South Korea?

All Nippon Airways, Asiana Airlines and five other airlines fly from Sydney to Seoul every 2 hours.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Sydney to Incheon via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1400,000
Flights from Sydney to Daegu via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩3100,000
Flights from Sydney to Daegu via Melbourne, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩3100,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Sydney to Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1000,000 - ₩2300,000
Flights from Sydney to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2000,000
Flights from Sydney to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Sydney to Daegu via Incheon
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1500,000 - ₩4900,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Sydney to Incheon
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩3400,000
Flights from Sydney to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2000,000
Flights from Sydney to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Narita, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩1200,000 - ₩3800,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Sydney to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1600,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Sydney to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2000,000
Flights from Sydney to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1600,000 - ₩1900,000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Sydney to Incheon via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩750,000 - ₩1600,000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Sydney to Daegu via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Sydney to Daegu via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1600,000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Sydney to Incheon via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩850,000 - ₩3700,000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Sydney to Incheon via Manila
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
₩490,000 - ₩1700,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Sydney to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩1200,000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Sydney to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2000,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Sydney to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩1200,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Sydney to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Narita, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩1200,000 - ₩3800,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Sydney to Daegu via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2500,000
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩34,000 - ₩49,000
Schedules at
letskorail.com
First Class
₩67,446
Economy Class
₩48,187
Standing
₩45,770
Bus operators
Kal Limousine
Website
kallimousine.com
Bus from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to The plaza Hotel
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩16,000
Schedules at
kallimousine.com

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