Flights from Chicago to Seoul

Selected fares from Chicago to Seoul

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CHI SEL Wed, Oct 7 - Sun, Oct 11 $825
CHI SEL Sun, Apr 5 - Mon, Apr 27 $890
CHI SEL Mon, Apr 13 - Wed, May 6 $946
CHI SEL Sat, Nov 7 - Sat, Nov 21 $1,083
CHI SEL Wed, Mar 11 - Wed, Mar 25 $1,143
CHI SEL Sun, Apr 5 - Mon, Apr 27 $1,233
CHI SEL Wed, Mar 18 - Tue, Mar 24 $1,327
CHI SEL Tue, Mar 10 - Wed, Mar 18 $1,347
CHI SEL Wed, Mar 18 - Tue, Mar 24 $1,389
CHI SEL Sun, Sep 6 - Mon, Sep 14 $1,798

Chicago and Seoul airports and terminals

Airports in Chicago IL, US

map of airports in Chicago
  • 1

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

  • 2

    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from ORD to SEL

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 5 Asiana Airlines, Korean Air
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Airports in Seoul , KR

map of airports in Seoul
  • 1

    Incheon International Airport (ICN)

    Distance from City Center: 29.9 miles

    Carriers for flights from CHI to ICN

    Carriers
    Asiana Airlines, Korean Air
  • 2

    Gimpo International Airport (GMP)

    Distance from City Center: 10.7 miles

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April

Cheapest weekend flights in April from Chicago to Seoul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Apr 24 Chicago (ORD) Seoul (ICN) Cathay Pacific $900
Earn $9.00
Return Mon, Apr 27 Seoul (ICN) Chicago (ORD) Cathay Pacific

Lowest roundtrip airfare in April from Chicago to Seoul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Apr 13 Chicago (ORD) Seoul (ICN) Cathay Pacific $825
Earn $8.25
Return Mon, Apr 27 Seoul (ICN) Chicago (ORD) Cathay Pacific

Best one-week trip in April from Chicago to Seoul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Apr 16 Chicago (ORD) Seoul (ICN) Cathay Pacific $900
Earn $9.00
Return Thu, Apr 23 Seoul (ICN) Chicago (ORD) Cathay Pacific
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May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from Chicago to Seoul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, May 28 Chicago (ORD) Seoul (ICN) United Airlines $1,271
Earn $12.71
Return Mon, Jun 1 Seoul (ICN) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Chicago to Seoul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, May 1 Chicago (ORD) Seoul (ICN) United Airlines $981
Earn $9.81
Return Sun, May 10 Seoul (ICN) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines

Best one-week trip in May from Chicago to Seoul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, May 22 Chicago (ORD) Seoul (ICN) Emirates $1,570
Earn $15.70
Return Fri, May 29 Seoul (ICN) Chicago (ORD) Emirates
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June

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Chicago to Seoul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jun 3 Chicago (ORD) Seoul (ICN) Turkish Airlines $1,223
Earn $12.23
Return Sun, Jun 14 Seoul (ICN) Chicago (ORD) Turkish Airlines

Best one-week trip in June from Chicago to Seoul

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jun 3 Chicago (ORD) Seoul (ICN) United Airlines $1,375
Earn $13.75
Return Wed, Jun 10 Seoul (ICN) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines
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Plan Your Trip from Chicago to Seoul

Airports in Chicago

The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.

Chicago Airport Parking

Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.

Chicago Airport Transportation

There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.

Chicago Airport Restaurants

Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.

Airports in Seoul

The South Korean city of Seoul is served by three airports. The largest airport in the city is Incheon International Airport, Seoul's international hub, where those looking for cheap flights to Seoul will likely arrive. Incheon replaced Gimpo International as the major international hub for South Korea in 2001 and was listed as the best airport in the world by Airports Council International between 2005 and 2012. The airport is serviced by most major international airlines including British Airways, Delta Airlines, Japan Airlines, United Airlines and Air Canada. Secondary airports serving the city include Gimpo International, the city's domestic hub, and Seoul Airbase, where the Republic of Korea Air Force's 15th Composite Wing is stationed. Visitors from Japan, Taiwan and China often fly into Gimpo. Incheon International is about 32 miles west of the city center, located at 2172-1 Woonseo-Dong, Joong-Gu in Incheon City.

Transportation From Incheon International Airport

Transporting from Inchon to Seoul can be done quickly by using the Incheon International Airport Railroad airport express. The train leaves the airport every 30 minutes, arriving in Seoul in about 43 minutes at a cost of $3.30. Taxi service from the airport is also available, including international taxis that provide drivers who speak English, Japanese and Chinese. The taxi takes about 60 minutes to make the journey, with rates for standard taxi service beginning at $38.50 and international taxis charging a flat fare depending on your destination zone. You can also find private buses at the airport for larger groups. These take about 70 minutes to travel to the city center and cost about $9 per person.

Weather in Seoul

Seoul has four distinct seasons, with extreme differences between summer and winter temperatures. During summer months, temperatures can rise as high as 95 degrees Fahrenheit, while winter temperatures can drop as low as 7 degrees. During the summer season, Seoul can be hit by monsoons or typhoons. Dress as warmly as possible during winter months, as cold snaps tend to come in three-day intervals. During the summer, light clothing is the norm and umbrellas are held close to hand. Light jackets are appropriate for spring and fall.

Attractions in Seoul

Seoul can be an enjoyable city to visit, with many attractions that bring in a steady stream of tourists. There are over 100 museums in the city, the best of which is arguably the National Museum of Korea. The National Museum is located near Gyeongbokgung Palace and contains exhibits covering the folk history of the country. Festivals are also common in Seoul. The Hit Seoul Festival takes place four times a year, once during each season. The Seoul International Fireworks Festival is also a treat; it is worth booking cheap flights to Seoul each year through Orbitz.com just to view this incredible fireworks exhibition.

Interesting facts about flights from Chicago to Seoul

    • 2 direct flights are operating from Chicago to Seoul today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 13h 55m.
    • Korean Air flight 038 (11:30 AM GMT, Boeing 777-300ER) is today's earliest available flight from Chicago to Seoul.
    • Asiana Airlines flight 235 (12:00 PM GMT, Boeing 777-200) is today's latest available flight from Chicago to Seoul.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Chicago to Seoul (Asiana Airlines flight 235, Boeing 777-200) takes 13h 50m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Chicago to Seoul (Korean Air flight 038, Boeing 777-300ER) takes 14h 0m.
    • Flights from Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Gimpo International Airport (GMP), Incheon International Airport (ICN) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Chicago to Seoul on Tue, Mar 3, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Hainan Airlines/China Southern Airlines HU498/CZ4505 ORD 2:55 PM ICN 12:25 AM 787/772 18hr 30min
Hainan Airlines/Korean Air HU498/KE854 ORD 2:55 PM ICN 12:25 AM 787/772 18hr 30min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL3522/DL1001 ORD 6:50 PM ICN 5:15 AM CR9/388 19hr 25min
Delta Air Lines/Korean Air DL3522/KE86 ORD 6:50 PM ICN 5:15 AM CR9/388 19hr 25min
United Airlines/Korean Air UA683/KE12 ORD 5:15 PM ICN 5:50 AM 320/388 21hr 35min
US Airways/Korean Air US55/KE12 ORD 7:10 PM ICN 5:50 AM 738/388 19hr 40min
US Airways/Korean Air US55/KE62 ORD 7:10 PM ICN 6:00 AM 738/77W 19hr 50min
US Airways/Thai Airways US55/TG693 ORD 7:10 PM ICN 6:15 AM 738/773 20hr 5min
Asiana Airlines/Asiana Airlines OZ6271/OZ203 ORD 8:05 PM ICN 6:50 AM 320/77L 19hr 45min
United Airlines/Asiana Airlines UA411/OZ203 ORD 8:05 PM ICN 6:50 AM 320/77L 19hr 45min
United Airlines/United Airlines UA411/UA7288 ORD 8:05 PM ICN 6:50 AM 320/77L 19hr 45min
US Airways/Asiana Airlines US55/OZ203 ORD 7:10 PM ICN 6:50 AM 738/77L 20hr 40min
US Airways/United Airlines US55/UA7288 ORD 7:10 PM ICN 6:50 AM 738/77L 20hr 40min