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

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The best prices from San Diego to Seoul 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 2021: 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 - 84.2 °F
SEL
Rainfall
0.8 - 16.2 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

One-way from

$805

One-way flight from San Diego to Seoul

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

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 29% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 39% on flights from San Diego to Seoul compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,193. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,211.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Seoul?

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Seoul from San Diego. Prices for April average $1,098 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $549. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a April flight can save you 46% on your journey compared to booking in April

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from San Diego to Seoul is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 24% on airfare.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Seoul in May, June 2021

The best prices found for SAN to SEL flights for May, June
7 May - 15 Sep
$909pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
21 May - 27 Jun
$936pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
15 May - 15 Sep
$943pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Seoul 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Seoul from San Diego found for this year
1 Nov - 8 Nov
$687pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
1 Nov - 8 Nov
$692pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
1 Nov - 8 Nov
$698pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to Seoul

Late deals on round-trip flights to Seoul from San Diego, departing today and this week
15 May - 15 Sep
$943pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
15 May - 15 Sep
$955pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
15 May - 15 Sep
$968pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ICN
Incheon Intl
ICN
Incheon Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Seoul from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Seoul
11:40 am - 11:15 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
31h 35m
SAN - ICN
Multiple Airlines
$883
Kiwi.com
12:45 pm - 12:20 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
19h 35m
SAN - ICN
Multiple Airlines
$939
Travel2Be
6:45 pm - 7:40 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
44h 55m
SAN - ICN
Multiple Airlines
$805
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Seoul

Are flight prices decreasing from San Diego to Seoul due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Diego and Seoul for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Diego to Seoul to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from San Diego to Seoul. Policies will vary by airline.

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 $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Seoul for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $687, but on average you can expect to pay $805.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Seoul for under $700 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from San Diego to Seoul, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Seoul for under $1,000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Diego to Seoul within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

Is San Diego weather warmer or cooler than Seoul?

With an average temperature of 84 °F, peak weather can be found in August. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Seoul are hotter than in San Diego.

How long is the flight from San Diego to Seoul?

There are many flights that can get you from San Diego to Seoul in 15h 50m. Fly via Delta, ANA, or Lufthansa to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on Air Canada is currently your cheapest option to Seoul, with prices starting at $687. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and Delta, with the lowest prices starting at $900 and $918, respectively. Air Canada is currently priced 36% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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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 = 1,124원
Average temperature for May in Seoul
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Seoul
4.4 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Seoul

Seoul Gimpo Intl (GMP)

Top 5 airlines flying from San Diego to Seoul

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
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%
United Airlines
$838 $1,181 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$814 $1,244 No cancel fee N/A
Korean Air
$937 $1,246 No cancel fee 81%
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