Cheap flights to South Korea

Wed, 09 Aug 2017. Last updated Fri, 30 Nov 2018 18:08

Cheap flights to South Korea are mostly operated by Vietnam Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Korean Air, VietJet Air, and some other airlines. By booking a flight to South Korea you will have a chance to explore many interesting places on the Kimchi land.

South Korea is a North East Asian country, with Seoul as its capital. South Korea is adjacent to North Korean to the north, Yellow Sea to the west, and Japan Sea to the east. The total area of South Korea is about 100,032 square kilometers, with the population of about 48 million people. This is one of the countries having the densest population in the world. South Korean terrain is covered by 2/3 of mountains and hills; thus, the climate in this country has a temperate climate with four distinct seasons: rainy summer, cold and snowy winter, dry spring and fall. Spring and fall are two best periods to travel to South Korea. During the time, there are many reputable airlines launching many promotions on cheap airfares to South Korea from many places in the world.

Korean autumn

Tourist attractions in South Korea

As being one of the countries having many striking tourism spots, South Korea is always a leading country in Asia in terms of attracting tourists from all over the world. Let’s book a flight to South Korea and explore series of famous scenic spots in this country.

Cheap flights to Seoul will be a bridge for tourists to explore a modern and bustling city with many skyscrapers, busy down town and glamorous shopping malls. Some famous tourist attractions in Seoul are Gyeongbokgung Palace, Changdeokgung Palace, and Bugaksan Mountain - from here tourists can admire the entire view of the city. Located amid the capital, two sides of Cheonggyecheon River of 5.8km length will be an ideal place to walk or ride a bike and contemplate beautiful architects. Besides, there are some interesting places in Seoul such as Seoul Front and Korean War Memorial.

Busan

Do not miss a chance to visit ancient Hanok houses in a village in Seoul. Coming here, tourists can walk along clean, long and narrow roads with many unique Hanok houses built on two sides. You will be attracted by the architecture and unique culture of this village. Insadong Street in Seoul is also a should-not-miss place. Coming here, you can buy many interesting handmade items and enjoy traditional Korean tea.

Visiting Changgyeonggung is also another interesting experience in South Korea. Being constructed in 1483, the palace is used as a living area of Joseon King's wives. The palace is located in a large and beautiful area. Next, it is Seonggwak Citadel's wall protecting Seoul over the time. The wall is 18.2km long running around the capital. Here is also a good choice for those who want to contemplate the panoramic view of the splendid city at night. Some other tourist attractions in South Korea are Gobungun Tomb, ChangyeongTomb, Sareung Tomb, Gochang Dolmen Stone Tomb, Sambuyeon Waterfall, Hapcheon Terrace Fields, Namhan Front, or Seonjeongneung Tomb...

Those adoring islands and beaches should visit Jeju Island. Jeju is a wonderful island dubbed "Love Island" as its romantic and stunning beauty. Jeju Island looks like a miniature Hawaii with unique ancient leave-roofed houses, turquoise waters, and poetic scenery. This is one of the most attractive stopovers in South Korea.

Popular airports in South Korea

Yeosu Airport, Yeosu (RSU) - KoreaGimhae International Airport, Pusan (PUS) - Korea
Gunsan Airport, Kunsan (KUV) - KoreaAll Airports, Seoul (SEL) - Korea
Jeonju Airport, Jeonju (CHN) - KoreaCheong Ju International Airport, Cheongju (CJJ) - Korea
Wonju Airport, Wonju (WJU) - KoreaSacheon Airport / Sacheon Air Base, Chinju (HIN) - Korea
Ulsan Airport, Ulsan (USN) - KoreaIncheon International Airport, Seoul (ICN) - Korea
Gwangju Airport, Kwangju (KWJ) - KoreaGimpo International Airport , Seoul (GMP) - Korea
Daegu International Airport, Daegu (TAE) - KoreaJeju International Airport, Jeju City (CJU) - Korea
Pohang Airport, Pohang (KPO) - Korea

There are many airports in South Korea having domestic and international flights operated daily. Some major airports are:

Incheon International Airport (Seoul)

Yangyang International Airport (Yangyang)

Jeju International Airport (Jeju Island)

Gimpo International Airport (Gimpo)

Muan International Airport (Muan)

Daegu Airport (Taegu)

Cheongju Airport (Cheongju)

Yechon Airport (Yechon)

Ulsan Airport (Ulsan)

Jinhae Airport (Jinhae)

At present, flights from Vietnam to South Korea are exploited at Tan Son Nhat International Airport (Ho Chi Minh City) and Noi Bai International Airport (Hanoi). Major airlines having cheap flights Hanoi - Seoul or Hanoi - Busan are Vietnam Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Thai Airways, Cathay Pacific Airlines, Japan Airlines, China Southern Airlines. Popular airlines having cheap flights Ho Chi Minh City - Seoul or Busan are Vietnam Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Korean Air, China Southern Airlines.

Airport Seoul

Popular cities in South Korea

JeonjuCheongjuJeju City
SeoulChinjuPohang
KunsanKwangjuPusan
YeosuDaeguUlsan
Wonju

Popular airlines in South Korea and fly to South Korea

All Nippon Airways <-> 317 USDBritish Airways -> 2,566 USDKlm Royal Dutch Airlines <-> 744 USDLao Airlines -> 223 USD
Philippine Airlines -> 382 USDSichuan Airlines -> 219 USDHong Kong Airlines -> 126 USDDragon Airlines <-> 335 USD
Jeju Air -> 87 USDJapan Airlines -> 502 USDHainan Airlines -> 471 USDChina Eastern Airlines -> 202 USD
Juneyao Airlines -> 322 USDUni Airways Corporation -> 218 USDEva Airways -> 172 USDEthiopian Airlines <-> 259 USD
Shandong Airlines -> 260 USDSingapore Airlines -> 225 USDSiberia Airlines -> 402 USDAir Macau -> 151 USD

Asiana Airlines, Korean Air, Air Busan, Jeju Air are four main airlines in South Korea. These carriers are operating cheap flights to South East Asia, Europe, Americas, within North East Asia and Asia. Major international airlines flying to South Korea are Aeroflot operated by Aurora, Asiana Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Czech Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Garuda Indonesia, Finnair, Hong Kong Express Airways, Japan Airlines, KLM, Mandarin Airlines, MIAT Mongolian Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Scoot, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Uzbekistan Airways, United Airlines, Thai AirAsia X, Vietnam Airlines. These airlines also provide cheap fights to North East Asia in general and South Korea in particular.

Popular flights to South Korea

CountryCity
Vietnam -> Korea 50 USDNha Trang, Dien Bien Phu, Dalat, Haiphong, Hue, Thanh Hoa, Quang Binh
Thailand -> Korea 225 USDPhuket, Narathiwat
Japan -> Korea 109 USDOsaka, Osaka, Tokyo
Cambodia -> Korea 181 USDSihanoukville, Phnom Penh
Malaysia <-> Korea 568 USDKuala Lumpur
Lao, People's Dem. Rep. -> Korea 93 USDOudomsay, Vientiane, Savannakhet
Germany <-> Korea 744 USDBerlin
Canada -> Korea 652 USDToronto

Tourists can find some popular flights to South Korea from countries in Asia, Europe, and Americas as:

Country

City

Russia

Moscow–Sheremetyevo, Khabarovsk, Vladivostok, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Ulan-Ude, Yakutsk

China

Fuzhou, Xiamen, Tianjin, Haikou, Jinan, Shanghai-Pudong, Shijiazhuang, Chengdu, Shenzhen, Xianyang, Xi'an, Yantai, Qingdao, Changzhou, Kunming, Nanjing, Nanning, Taiyuan, Weihai, Wuxi, Yancheng, Zhengzhou, Beijing, Changchun, Dalian, Guangzhou, Harbin, Jiamusi. Yanji, Shenyang, Wuhan

Vietnam

Da Nang, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City

Taiwan

Kaohsiung, Taipei, Taichung

Czech Republic

Prague

Philippines

Cebu, Kalibo, Manila

Hong Kong

Hong Kong

United Kingdom

London-Heathrow

France

Paris-Charles de Gaulle

Macau

Macau

India

Delhi

United States

Dallas/Fort Worth, Detroit, Seattle/Tacoma, Honolulu, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago-O'Hare, New York-JFK

Ethiopia

Addis Ababa

United Arab Emirates

Dubai, Abu Dhabi

Indonesia

Denpasar/Bali, Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta

Japan

Tokyo-Narita, Fukuoka, Osaka-Kansai, Kitakyūshū, Naha, Hiroshima, Nagoya-Centrair

Netherlands

Amsterdam

Qatar

Doha

Thailand

Bangkok-Don Mueang, Phuket

Turkey

Istanbul

Uzbekistan

Tashkent

Singapore

Singapore

Myanmar

Mandalay, Yangon

Mongolia

Ulan Bator

Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur

Germany

Frankfurt, Munich

Kazakhstan

Almaty

Italy

Rome-Fiumicino

Canada

Vancouver, Toronto-Pearson

Other useful information

Seoul

- Tourists should prepare personal items as toiletries because many hotels in South Korea may not provide it.

- In South Korea, when traveling by bus or other public means of transportation, tourists should keep quiet to avoid bothering other people. Tourists should offer your seats to the old people, children, the disables, and pregnant women.

- Tourists should dress formally when visiting pagodas. And, tourists should obey what the instructions advised when coming sacred places. Do not sit or stand in front of the main Buddha Statue.

- South Korean currency is won. Tourists should change currency at the major banks in their country, in South Korea or at exchange desks at Incheon International Airport. 

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