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19 h 25 m
19 h 25 m
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Of the 1 flights that leave New York City for Seoul every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||6852 miles (11052 km)|
|Average flight duration||14 h 30 min|
|Average plane ticket price||$1,038 (€930)|
|Airlines||Asiana, Korean Air, Air Canada or China Eastern|
Flights from New York City to Seoul cover the 6852 miles (11052 km) long route taking on average 14 h 30 min with our travel partners like Asiana, Korean Air, Air Canada or China Eastern. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $1,038 (€930), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $526 (€471).
The journey from New York to Seoul can take between 20 hours and 50 hours to complete. Luckily, there are many flight options to choose from. Some make single or double stopovers to ease the stress of travel. Airlines that offer single direct flights include Eva Air and Korean Air. Turkish Airline and Emirates offer stopovers in Istanbul (IST) and Dubai (DBX) respectively. Flights from New York to Seoul are spread throughout the day. There are four flights between 12:00 a.m. and 1:00 a.m. each day. There are also seven flights between 10:00 p.m. and 12:00 p.m. at the end of the day. Some airlines offer multiple flight options with different duration times and airport connections.
Airlines that offer flights include Philippine Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Korean Air, Delta, and China Southern. Some of these flights are operated jointly with other airlines. The first flights leave a few minutes after 12:00 midnight. Eva Air operates the earliest flight from New York to Seoul, while Delta and China Eastern both have flights within the hour. Some airlines offer direct flights. These include a Delta flight operated partially by Korean Air that leaves a few minutes before 1:00 a.m. Philippine Airlines offers flights with one stopover at Manila Airport (MNL). American Airlines also offers one layover at the Dallas/Ft. Worth International Airport (DFW). Cathay Pacific's flights from New York to Seoul make a layover in Hong Kong (HKG) in a journey that lasts almost 2six hours.
The fastest flight from New York to Seoul is operated by Korean Air. It leaves a few minutes before 1:00 a.m. and takes 1four hours 25 minutes to reach Seoul. Eva Air also offers a similar flight with the same journey time. The longest flight between New York and Seoul takes almost 5six hours. It is offered by China Southern and involves 2 layovers at Wuhan Airport (WUH) and Beijing Airport (PEK). This comes with more than 3five hours of delay in those two cities. China Eastern also offers a 31-hour flight from New York to Seoul with 3 stopovers. The first stopover is in Shanghai Pudong (PVG). There is another stop in Changsha (CSX) and then a 2-hour delay in Kunming (KMG), Meanwhile, Delta offers a direct flight that takes just over 1four hours. The flight is operated partially with Korean Air.
There are more than 100 daily flights from New York City to Seoul. The earliest flight leaves at 12:20 a.m. each day. It is operated by Eva Air and makes one stop in Taipei (TPE). The last flight of the day leaves at 11:20 p.m. It is operated by Turkish Airline. The journey is 2two hours 44 minutes, with a stopover at the Istanbul Airport (IST). Emirates also operates late-hour flights to Seoul. The flight departs JFK at 11:00 pm in an almost 28-hour journey. It makes one stop in Dubai (DXB). Many other flights from New York City to Seoul make single, double, or triple stopovers during the journey. Some of these stops are in Shanghai (PVG), Abu Dhabi (DXB), and Los Angeles (LAX).
The departure airport in New York is the John F. Kennedy Airport. JFK, as it is mostly known, is the largest airport in New York with nine terminals. It's also one of the most important airports in North America due to its size and air traffic. JFK houses a number of duty free shops and offers free WiFi. In addition, the airport has accessibility centers located at vantage sections to help persons with limited mobility. With a team of medical staff onsite, JFK ensures that medical emergencies can be handled around the clock. It takes about an hour to travel from the New York City center to John F. Kennedy International Airport. AirTrains are available multiple times every hour. AirTrains are available at the Jamaica subway station. Passengers from the city center would normally join the South Ferry-bound Service Line 1 first before catching the Long Beach train line. 20 minutes of travel later, passengers can hop onto the AirTrain JFK to reach the airport.
The arrival airport is Incheon International Airport (IIA) in Seoul. As the largest airport in South Korea, it offers duty free shops in both terminals. There are also restaurant and café services as well as lounges for travelers. In addition, the Seoul-International Airport offers cultural performances to suit a variety tastes. It has a free inter-terminal bus service called the Incheon Bus. Passengers can reach the airport using the Limousine Bus or via the city's Airport Railroad. The railroad is located on the second floor at the Seoul Station. There are two service offers: the general train service and a non-stop service lane. The regular train makes stops at Cheongna International City, Geornam, Digital Media City, and Hongik University, among others. The journey from Seoul Station to Incheon International Airport takes between 45 to 60 minutes depending on which service line one uses. Trains are available at the Seoul Station from 6:00 a.m. each day. The last train leaves at 10:00 p.m.
Travel by plane between New York City, USA and Seoul, South Korea is: Restricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United States
The government of South Korea has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 5/11/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight from New York City to Seoul closer to your date of departure here
The restriction level for your return flight to New York City, USA from Seoul is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of South Korea
Conditions of reentry:
The government of USA has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 5/10/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to New York City from Seoul closer to your date of departure here here.
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