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There are 4 ways to get from Vancouver to Seoul by plane 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 Vancouver to Incheon, train  •  14h 22m

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

₩656,838 - ₩1211,555

Cheapest option

Train to Seattle, fly to Incheon, train  •  19h 31m

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Seattle King Street Station
  2. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Incheon (ICN) SEA - ICN
  3. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

₩467,083 - ₩915,446

2 alternative options

Fly Vancouver to Seoul Gimpo  •  16h 43m

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) YVR - GMP

₩484,538 - ₩1708,455

Fly Vancouver to Daegu, train  •  18h 26m

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

₩518,238 - ₩1568,555

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Seoul is to train and fly which costs $500 - $1,100 and takes 19h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Seoul is to fly and train which costs $700 - $1,400 and takes 14h 22m.

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The distance between Vancouver and Seoul is 8161 km.

It takes approximately 14h 22m to get from Vancouver to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Vancouver Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 11h.

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Seoul is 16h ahead of Vancouver. It is currently 4:41 AM in Vancouver and 8:41 PM in Seoul.

Air Canada, Japan Airlines, Korean Air and four other airlines offer flights from Vancouver Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 1563+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at ₩110,000 per night.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Vancouver Airport is to subway which takes 17 min and costs $3 - $6.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 8161.4 km
  • Duration: 14h 22m

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Seoul, South Korea?

All Nippon Airways, Air China and three other airlines fly from Vancouver to Seoul every 4 hours.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩1300,000 - ₩4000,000
Flights from Vancouver to Incheon via Seattle
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩3400,000
Flights from Seattle to Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Vancouver to Daegu via Incheon
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩600,000 - ₩1800,000
Flights from Vancouver to Daegu via Seattle, Incheon
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2900,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Incheon via Seattle
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩3400,000
Flights from Seattle to Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩2500,000
Flights from Vancouver to Daegu via Seattle, Incheon
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2900,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Vancouver to Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩430,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Vancouver to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩2000,000
Flights from Vancouver to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1900,000
Flights from Seattle to Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩1200,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Vancouver to Incheon via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩950,000 - ₩6000,000
Flights from Seattle to Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩700,000 - ₩1200,000
Flights from Seattle to Incheon via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩1700,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Incheon
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩430,000 - ₩1500,000
Flights from Seattle to Incheon via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩800,000 - ₩860,000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Incheon via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩390,000 - ₩1800,000
Flights from Vancouver to Daegu via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩450,000 - ₩2100,000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Incheon via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩410,000 - ₩1300,000
Flights from Seattle to Incheon via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩470,000 - ₩1500,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Vancouver to Seoul Gimpo via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1700,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Vancouver to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩1700,000
Flights from Vancouver to Daegu via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩470,000 - ₩1500,000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Vancouver to Incheon via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩490,000 - ₩900,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Vancouver to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₩480,000 - ₩2100,000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Incheon via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₩550,000 - ₩1200,000
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Vancouver to Daegu via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₩500,000 - ₩1800,000
Tigerair Taiwan
Website
tigerairtw.com
Flights from Vancouver to Daegu via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₩650,000 - ₩2300,000
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/
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₩39,000 - ₩55,000
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
₩39,000 - ₩55,000
Premium
₩230,000 - ₩330,000
Flexi Coach Seat
₩60,000 - ₩95,000
Business Seat
₩60,000 - ₩90,000
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

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