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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Seoul, KR, South Korea - SFO to SEL Last modified: Jul 1, 2016 7:42 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Seoul Last modified: Jul 1, 2016 7:42 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

United
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Thu 10/6
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Wed 10/26
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$626
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United
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Mon 10/17
nonstop
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Sat 10/29
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$626
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American
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Wed 9/7
1 stop
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Sun 9/18
1 stop
$641
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American
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Sat 9/10
1 stop
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Sat 9/17
1 stop
$641
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American
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Wed 9/14
1 stop
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Wed 9/21
1 stop
$641
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American
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Mon 10/24
1 stop
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Tue 11/1
1 stop
$641
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American
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Tue 10/25
1 stop
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Wed 11/2
1 stop
$641
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Singapore
SFOSEL
Tue 8/23
nonstop
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Mon 9/12
nonstop
$694
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Singapore
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Sun 8/28
nonstop
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Mon 9/5
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$694
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Singapore
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Sun 8/28
nonstop
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Tue 9/6
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$694
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Singapore
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Sun 8/28
nonstop
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Mon 9/12
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$694
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Singapore
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Sun 8/28
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Wed 9/14
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$694
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Asiana
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Thu 8/25
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Sat 9/3
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$753
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Asiana
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Sun 8/28
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Mon 9/12
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$753
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Asiana
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Wed 8/31
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Sun 9/4
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$753
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Asiana
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Wed 8/31
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Wed 9/7
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$753
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Asiana
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Wed 8/31
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Mon 9/19
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$753
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Korean
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Wed 8/17
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Wed 8/31
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$753
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Korean
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Thu 8/18
nonstop
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Tue 8/30
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$753
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Korean
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Thu 8/18
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Wed 8/31
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$753
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Korean
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Thu 8/18
nonstop
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Thu 9/1
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$753
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Korean
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Thu 8/18
nonstop
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Fri 9/2
nonstop
$753
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Hawaiian
SFOSEL
Thu 10/27
1 stop
SELSFO
Fri 11/11
1 stop
$871
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Alaska
SFOSEL
Tue 7/26
1 stop
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Fri 7/29
1 stop
$1,527
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JetBlue
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Thu 10/6
nonstop
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Sun 10/9
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$5,598
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Seoul (SFO to SEL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Seoul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $631.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Seoul (SFO to SEL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Seoul based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from San Francisco to Seoul

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from San Francisco to Seoul should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $934 $934
7-14 days $1,143 $1,082
14-21 days $1,179 $1,154
21-30 days $1,043 $1,099
30-60 days $627 $627
60-90 days $627 $627
90+ days $626 $627

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Seoul

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from San Francisco to Seoul.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$627 $627 $627 $638 $627 $641 $627

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Seoul

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from San Francisco to Seoul.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July San Francisco Seoul United 7/4/16 7/8/16 0 $934
August San Francisco Seoul United 8/26/16 9/4/16 1 $627
September San Francisco Seoul United 9/5/16 9/12/16 0 $627
October San Francisco Seoul United 10/6/16 10/26/16 0 $626
November San Francisco Seoul United 11/1/16 11/6/16 0 $627
December San Francisco Seoul United 12/5/16 12/12/16 0 $752
January San Francisco Seoul United 1/1/17 1/15/17 0 $752
February San Francisco Seoul United 2/9/17 2/13/17 0 $752

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from San Francisco to Seoul

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from San Francisco to Seoul.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$1,369
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$1,369 $1,549
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$1,549 $1,249
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$1,249
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$1,499
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$1,499

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Seoul (SFO to SEL)

Your San Francisco to Seoul flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Francisco to Seoul is $1,016.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Seoul is $1,685.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from San Francisco to Seoul.

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Seoul
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Korean 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 14:00 14:00
Asiana 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:10 13:10
Singapore 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 14:05 14:05
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:55 10:55

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Seoul (SFO to SEL)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from San Francisco to Seoul. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from San Francisco to Seoul is $1,376.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Seoul is $1,478.

San Francisco to Seoul Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Seoul?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Seoul flight time is 12 hours and 7 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Seoul?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Seoul is 5642 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Seoul?
Answer: There are 28 direct flights from San Francisco to Seoul.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Seoul?
Answer: Korean Air provides 25% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Seoul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Seoul?
Answer: Beijing, CN

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Seoul, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $291
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $111

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Tokyo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United, Virgin America, Island Air $812
San Francisco to Beijing Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United, Virgin America $524
San Francisco to Shanghai Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United $553
San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Alaska, JetBlue, Cathay, Hawaiian, Hong Kong, Singapore, United $593
San Francisco to Bangkok American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Bangkok, Thai, United $648
San Francisco to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $647
San Francisco to Osaka American, Alaska, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United $1,001
San Francisco to Taipei American, Mandarin, Alaska, JetBlue, EVA Air, China Airlines, Hawaiian, United $497
San Francisco to Cheongju American, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, United Check Dates
San Francisco to Won-ju American, Korean, Asiana, United $1,451
San Francisco to Busan American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, United $805
San Francisco to Shenyang Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United $579
San Francisco to Manila American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Philippine, United $563
San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United $696
San Francisco to Fukuoka American, Alaska, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United $1,283
San Francisco to Dalian American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United $638
San Francisco to Qingdao American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United $649

Cheap International Flights to Seoul - SEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Seoul American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, United $968
Oakland to Seoul American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, United, Virgin America $649
San Jose to Seoul American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, United, Virgin America $645
Fresno to Seoul American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, United $998
Reno to Seoul American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, United $1,144
Monterey to Seoul American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, United $1,799
Redding to Seoul Alaska, Korean, PenAir, Asiana, United Check Dates
Modesto to SeoulCheck Dates
Chico to SeoulCheck Dates
Santa Rosa to Seoul American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, United Check Dates
San Jose to Tokyo American, Alaska, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United, Island Air $868
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Seoul, KR, South Korea, from $626 Round trip from SFO to SEL