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Fares from $551 One Way, $701 Round Trip from Seoul to San Francisco

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Flights from Seoul to San Francisco - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Seoul to San Francisco?

There are 3 airlines that fly direct from Seoul Airport (ICN-Incheon Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), so get ready to click that "book" button. One of these carriers will have the flight you're after:

  • Korean Air
  • Asiana Airlines
  • United Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Seoul to San Francisco?

With a minimum flight duration of 10 hours and 20 minutes, it's a wise idea to be as comfortable as you can. Accumulated quite a few air miles? Take the opportunity to upgrade your seat on your Seoul to San Francisco trip.

What airlines fly from Seoul to San Francisco most frequently?

Korean Air (KE) operates 47 flights every month between Seoul Airport (ICN-Incheon Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.). Your next great adventure is only a few clicks away. If you need some more options, take a look at the price of tickets with Asiana Airlines (OZ), which has 30 flights from Seoul to San Francisco every month.

Route Information for Flights from Seoul to San Francisco

Origin Airport IATA CodeSEL
Destination Airport IATA CodeSJC
Distance5645 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesDelta Air Lines, Korean Air
Earliest Flight Arrival9:40PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival9:40PM UTC

Flying from Seoul to San Francisco

Seoul Incheon International Airport

The Seoul Incheon International Airport is located on Woonseo-Dong, approximately 32 miles west of the Seoul city center. Over 30 airlines service the airport, including Korean Air, American Airlines, Air Canada and British Airways. Orbtiz.com finds cheap flights from Seoul to any destination in the world by searching domestic and international flights for discounts and low-cost tickets.

Parking and Transportation

Buses run between downtown Seoul and the airport for $13. You can also take the express train to the airport from Seoul in approximately 45 minutes. The express train fare is $12 for adults and $6 for children. The commuter train also runs to the airport, but it isn't a nonstop ride. The commuter train takes approximately 53 minutes to arrive at the airport, and the fare is $3.50. If you need a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, Orbitz.com offers packages that include a flight and rental car. Not only does Orbitz.com make your rental car reservations for you, but it also allows you to purchase the two services together, saving you money.

Dining at the Airport

If you need to eat before your flight, the airport has plenty of dining options available. Global Chow is a buffet-style restaurant that serves Chinese, Korean and Japanese foods. There are also fast food restaurants, including McDonald's, Burger King and KFC. When you use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from Seoul, every detail of your trip is taken care of, which gives you time to enjoy a meal before your flight.

San Francisco International Airport

The San Francisco International Airport is located on South Spruce Avenue, approximately 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco. Because the airport is one of the world's busiest airports, it houses numerous airline hubs. Air Berlin, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue, US Airways, Asiana Airways and numerous other airlines offer flights to San Francisco. If you're traveling on a strict budget, you can find bargain prices on tickets by booking your flight through Orbitz.com.

Transportation From the Airport

The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system runs from the San Francisco International Airport to downtown San Francisco, and tickets cost approximately $7. SamTrans Public Bus Services also runs between the airport and downtown. Bus stops are located at the baggage claim in Terminals 2 and 3, and at Courtyard A in the International Terminal. You can also use Orbitz.com to rent a car for the duration of your trip. The airport offers a free shuttle service to take passengers from the airport terminal to the rental car center.

Weather in San Francisco

San Francisco has temperatures that range from 46 to 69 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the year. The off-peak travel season runs from the beginning of December to the end of February. It rains more frequently during this time, but the temperature is still warm enough to tolerate the rain. If you book your trip through Orbitz.com during the off-peak travel season, you'll save money on your airline tickets.

Highlights and Attractions

Golden Gate Park, Coit Tower and Alcatraz are some major attractions in the San Francisco area. Orbitz.com does more than find you flights to San Francisco. The website has the information you need to plan your entire itinerary. You can purchase tickets to major attractions or make reservations to take a guided city tour.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.