Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Seoul (SEL)

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The best prices from San Diego to Seoul All airports are usually found in February or August, booked 22 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Seoul (SEL)

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to SEL flight in 2022: compare San Diego to Seoul flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Seoul.
SAN - SEL
Price
$841 - $1,356
SEL
Temperature
35.6 - 77 °F
SEL
Precipitation
1.1 - 10 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$841

From San Diego to Seoul (SEL)

One-way from

$483

One-way flight from San Diego to Seoul (SEL)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Seoul?

Flights from San Diego to Seoul lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Diego to Seoul in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $728.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Diego to Seoul?

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from San Diego to Seoul. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Seoul.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Diego to Seoul?

To save on the cost of your flight from San Diego to Seoul, book at least 22 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 9% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $978 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,075.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Seoul (SAN - SEL)?

It’s optimal to fly from San Diego to Seoul at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 24% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Seoul in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SAN to SEL flights for January, February
20 Feb - 20 Mar
$832pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
21 Feb - 7 Mar
$869pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
28 Feb - 19 Mar
$968pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Seoul 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Seoul from San Diego found for this year
15 Mar - 24 Mar
$827pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
20 Feb - 20 Mar
$832pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
16 Apr - 27 Apr
$857pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to All airports from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Seoul
12:50 pm - 12:20 pm
Air Canada
1 Stop
31h 30m
SAN - ICN
Air Canada
$483
JustFly
11:50 am - 12:20 pm
Air Canada
1 Stop
31h 30m
SAN - ICN
Air Canada
$504
Air Canada
4:00 am - 11:40 am
Air Canada
1 Stop
39h 40m
SAN - ICN
Air Canada
$510
Air Canada

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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Seoul

Which airlines flying from San Diego to Seoul have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, Air Canada, and Delta are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Diego to Seoul for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Seoul for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Japan Airlines for just $1,002, but on average you can expect to pay $1,611.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Diego to Seoul round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from San Diego to Seoul is Japan Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,002 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is ANA, starting at $1,561. Japan Airlines is priced at 7% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Seoul?

The cheapest flight price from San Diego to Seoul is $486. On average you can expect to pay $1,756. The most popular route, (San Diego - Incheon Intl), can usually be booked for $910.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Diego to Seoul?

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Diego to Seoul.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Seoul, South Korea

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Seoul from San Diego?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Diego to Seoul

Most visitors from San Diego need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Seoul.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Seoul.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering Seoul.

Documents
K-ETA - K-ETA is an electronic travel authorization that visa-free foreign visitors need to obtain before entering the Republic of Korea.


Do I need a test to fly back to San Diego from Seoul?

Returning to San Diego from Seoul

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Seoul must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Seoul are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

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Alternative routes for San Diego to Seoul

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Seoul

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Diego to Seoul.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = 1,189원
Average temperature for January in Seoul
35.6 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Seoul
0.9 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Seoul

Seoul Gimpo Intl (GMP)

Top 5 airlines flying from San Diego to Seoul All airports

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Seoul choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
$814 $1,244 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$838 $1,181 No cancel fee 69%
Asiana Airlines
$852 $1,149 No cancel fee 76%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Asiana Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Air Canada
$878 $1,172 No cancel fee 67%
Korean Air
$937 $1,246 No cancel fee 81%
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