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There are 7 ways to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Seoul by plane, train, ferry, car ferry, bus or car

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, train  •  3h 30m

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

₩65,295 - ₩268,580

6 alternative options

Fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  4h 36m

  1. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) NRT - GMP

₩111,539 - ₩744,210

Fly to Daegu, train  •  4h 39m

  1. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Daegu (TAE) NRT - TAE
  2. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Gwangmyeong Station

₩118,413 - ₩320,117

Train, ferry  •  13h 54m

  1. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Tokyo station
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Hakata
  3. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  4. Take the train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT

₩543,708 - ₩672,216

Train, car ferry  •  22h 39m

  1. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Tokyo station
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Kokura
  3. Take the car ferry from Shimonoseki to Busan Int'l port
  4. Take the train from Busan Station to Seoul Station

₩390,122 - ₩557,730

Bus, ferry  •  36h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 No.19 Bus Stop to Tokyo Station
  2. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Osaka Station Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Osaka Umeda to Yonago
  4. Take the ferry from Sakaiminato to Donghae
  5. Take the bus from Donghae to Dong Seoul Bus Terminal

₩260,311 - ₩329,311

Drive, ferry  •  20h 10m

  1. Drive from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Fukuoka
  2. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  3. Drive from Busan to Seoul

₩382,687 - ₩478,353

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The cheapest way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Seoul is to fly and train which costs ¥5500 - ¥24000 and takes 3h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Seoul is to fly and train which costs ¥5500 - ¥24000 and takes 3h 30m.

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The distance between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) and Seoul is 1211 km.

The best way to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Seoul without a car is to train and ferry which takes 13h 54m and costs ¥48000 - ¥60000.

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It takes approximately 3h 30m to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Narita Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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Ethiopian Airlines, Air Seoul, Jin Air and five other airlines offer flights from Tokyo Narita Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 1587+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩110,000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 1211.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 30m

What companies run services between Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT), Japan and Seoul, South Korea?

Air Busan, Korean Air and seven other airlines fly from Tokyo Narita Airport (NRT) to Seoul hourly.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩130,000 - ₩430,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩150,000 - ₩280,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩190,000 - ₩350,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩1100,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩260,000 - ₩550,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩210,000 - ₩2000,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩210,000 - ₩2000,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩120,000 - ₩200,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩140,000 - ₩230,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩170,000 - ₩280,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Daegu
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩130,000 - ₩210,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩200,000 - ₩490,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via New Chitose, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩3100,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Fukuoka, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩3100,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩340,000 - ₩1100,000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩70,000 - ₩250,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Cheju
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩110,000 - ₩360,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Daegu
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩70,000 - ₩260,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Daegu via Cheju
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩110,000 - ₩370,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩150,000 - ₩280,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul Gimpo via Gimhae, Cheju
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
₩190,000 - ₩350,000
Air Seoul
Website
flyairseoul.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩55,000 - ₩400,000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩220,000 - ₩800,000
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩55,000 - ₩400,000
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩170,000 - ₩600,000
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/
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
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
First Class
₩67,425
Economy Class
₩48,172
Standing
₩40,922
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₩50,000 - ₩60,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
First Class
₩83,700
Economy Class
₩59,800
Standing
₩50,800
Narita Express (N'EX)
Website
jreast.co.jp
Train from Narita Airport Terminal 2·3 Station to Tokyo station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩30,000 - ₩34,000
Website
https://www.jreast.co.jp/e/nex/
Reserved Seat
₩30,000 - ₩34,000
Green Seat (First Class)
₩47,000 - ₩51,000
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Hakata
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩260,000 - ₩350,000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
₩260,000 - ₩350,000
Reserved seat
₩280,000 - ₩350,000
Green seat
₩370,000 - ₩490,000
Train from Tokyo to Kokura
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩240,000 - ₩330,000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
₩240,000 - ₩330,000
Reserved seat
₩270,000 - ₩330,000
Green seat
₩350,000 - ₩460,000
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩50,000 - ₩80,000
Website
http://www.srail.co.kr/
Book at
https://etk.srail.co.kr/hpg/hra/fr/01/selectScheduleList.do?pageId=TE0101000000
Standard Class
₩51,000 - ₩55,000
First Class
₩75,000 - ₩80,000
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₩22,000 - ₩27,000
Website
http://www.letskorail.com
Standing
₩22,600 - ₩22,700
Economy Class
₩26,500 - ₩26,900
Bus operators
Airport Bus TYO-NRT
Phone
03-3844-1950
Website
tyo-nrt.com
Bus from Narita Airport Terminal 2 No.19 Bus Stop to Tokyo Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₩11,246
Schedules at
tyo-nrt.com
JR Bus Kanto
Phone
03-3844-0489
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Osaka Station Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₩43,000 - ₩70,000
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Nihon Kotsu
Phone
03-5755-2151
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Umeda to Yonago
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₩52,856
Schedules at
nihonkotsu.co.jp
TxBus
Phone
1644-3070
Website
txbus.t-money.co.kr
Bus from Donghae to Dong Seoul Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₩25,200
Schedules at
txbuse.t-money.co.kr
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.com
Ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₩179,936
Schedules at
jrbeetle.com
Pukwan ferry
Website
pukwan.co.kr
Car ferry from Shimonoseki to Busan Int'l port
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₩95,000 - ₩130,000
Schedules at
pukwan.co.kr
Suite
₩251,000
Deluxe
₩175,000
1st class
₩125,000
2nd class
₩95,000
Kampu Ferry
Phone
083-224-3000
Website
kampuferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Shimonoseki to Busan
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₩100,000 - ₩150,000
Schedules at
kampuferry.co.jp
Second Class
₩101,214
First Class
₩140,575
Deluxe
₩202,427
Suite
₩314,887
DBS Cruise Ferry
Phone
+82 33 531 5611
Email
dbsferry@dbsferry.com
Website
dbsferry.com
Ferry from Sakaiminato to Donghae
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₩110,000 - ₩150,000
Schedules at
dbsferry.co.kr
Royal Suite
₩429,000
First Class
₩177,000
Second Class
₩141,000
Economy Class
₩117,000

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