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Recommended option

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Seoul Gimpo  •  5 h 22 min

  1. HND - GMP

$127 - $612

Cheapest option

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Seoul, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. HND - ICN

$94 - $389

5 alternative options

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Seoul, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. NRT - ICN

$116 - $335

Train, ferry  •  12 h 6 min

$382 - $514

Bus, ferry  •  34 h 36 min

$283 - $297

Night bus, ferry, train  •  35 h 20 min

$265 - $576

Drive, ferry  •  19 h 26 min

$279 - $360

What companies run services between Tokyo, Japan and Seoul, South Korea?

Asiana Airlines, Japan Airlines and three other airlines fly from Tokyo to Seoul hourly.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul via Okayama
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Air Seoul
Website
flyairseoul.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Peach Aviation Limited
Website
flypeach.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Seoul
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,100
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$94
Economy Class
$67
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Suseo SRT
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$48 - $51
First Class
$70 - $74
Bus operators
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Osaka Minato-machi Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Nihon Kotsu
Phone
03-5755-2151
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Yonago
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
nihonkotsu.co.jp
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Donghae to Seoul Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Tokyo Station to Universal Studios Japan
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$74
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$119
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
DBS Cruise Ferry
Phone
+7 4232 30 2704
Website
dbsferry.co.kr
Ferry from Sakaiminato to Donghae
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$164
Schedules at
dbsferry.co.kr
Captain Line
Phone
06-6573-8222
Email
capt.line@info.email.ne.jp
Website
mmjp.or.jp
Ferry from Universal City Port to Kaiyukan West Pier
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
mmjp.or.jp
Panstar
Website
panstar.jp
Ferry from Osaka to Busan
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Schedules at
panstar.jp
4 Bed Cabin
$147
2 Bed Cabin
$412
2 Bed Cabin Deluxe
$458

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tokyo and Seoul is 1159 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Seoul is to train and fly which costs ¥12000 - ¥37000 and takes 6 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Seoul is to fly which takes 5 h 22 min and costs ¥13000 - ¥70000.

It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Tokyo to Seoul, including transfers.