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There are 2 ways to get from Tel Aviv to Seoul by plane or train

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Fly to Incheon, train  •  14h 13m

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

₩506,553 - ₩1208,853

Cheapest option

Fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  18h 4m

  1. Fly from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) TLV - GMP

₩474,253 - ₩905,753

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International entry into South Korea from Israel

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Restricted for: Non-essential travel

Conditions of entry to South Korea

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Considerations leaving from Israel

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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into South Korea from Israel is currently restricted.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Seoul is 1339.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Seoul is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Seoul is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus hotline on 1339.

Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Justice, Republic of Korea.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tel Aviv to Seoul is to fly which costs ₪ 1,300 - ₪ 2,700 and takes 18h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Tel Aviv to Seoul is to fly and train which costs ₪ 1,400 - ₪ 3,600 and takes 14h 13m.

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The distance between Tel Aviv and Seoul is 8079 km.

It takes approximately 14h 13m to get from Tel Aviv to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tel Aviv Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 10h 25m.

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Seoul is 6h ahead of Tel Aviv. It is currently 6:16 PM in Tel Aviv and 12:16 AM in Seoul.

Korean Air, Asiana Airlines, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Tel Aviv Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 1202+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩105,000 per night.

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The best way to get from Tel Aviv to Tel Aviv Airport is to line 445 bus which takes 43 min and costs ₪ 7.

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Map of how to get from Tel Aviv to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 8079.4 km
  • Duration: 14h 13m

What companies run services between Tel Aviv, Israel and Seoul, South Korea?

Korean Air, El Al and 11 other airlines fly from Tel Aviv to Seoul every 3 hours.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Incheon
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Tel Aviv to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1600,000
Flights from Tel Aviv to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
15h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Tel Aviv to Seoul Gimpo via Istanbul Ataturk, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Tel Aviv to Seoul Gimpo via Baku Heydar Aliyev, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Tel Aviv to Seoul Gimpo via Istanbul Ataturk, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1200,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
15h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1100,000
Flights from Tel Aviv to Seoul Gimpo via Baku Heydar Aliyev, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Tel Aviv to Seoul Gimpo via Istanbul Ataturk, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1200,000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Incheon via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
13h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1300,000
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Tel Aviv to Incheon via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩1400,000
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Incheon via Tashkent
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₩950,000 - ₩1100,000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Incheon via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩490,000 - ₩1400,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₩470,000 - ₩900,000
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩4,200 - ₩6,500
Website
http://www.arex.or.kr/

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