Cheap flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Seoul

Flights starting at $93. Choose between VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, or Asiana Airlines to find the best price.

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Cheapest one-way trip

$93

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

$114

Cheapest round-trip

$237

Average round-trip

$307

Nonstop flights in December

$114 – $820

Round trips

Ho Chi Minh City SGNSeoul ICN

VietJet Air

$237
Ho Chi Minh City SGNSeoul ICN

VietJet Air

$248

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Travelers usually depart from Tan Son Nhat International, Ho Chi Minh - Chung cư Phúc Yên, Ho Chi Minh - Sai Gon, Ho Chi Minh-Mien Tay, or Ho Chi Minh - East when they travel from Ho Chi Minh City to Seoul. Book your trip to arrive at Incheon International, or Gimpo International. The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Seoul is 3566 km. The most popular airlines for this route are VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Korean Air, and Jeju Air. Ho Chi Minh City and Seoul have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Seoul, consider visiting Changdeokgung Palace Complex, South Korea, Songdo, and N Seoul Tower.

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Tway Airlines on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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A.P.G. Distribution System on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Vietnam Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Asiana Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Korean Air on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Seoul

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Asiana AirlinesAAROZYes0
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Korean AirKALKEYes0
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South Korea COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in South Korea – 12/2022
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Most travelers from Vietnam can enter South Korea, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is not required for South Korea
  • Recommended pre-entry Q-code registration
  • Re-entry permit is required for long-term foreign residents

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in South Korea in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Ho Chi Minh City to Seoul?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Ho Chi Minh City and Seoul takes around 5.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Seoul?
The flight distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Seoul is 3566 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Ho Chi Minh City and Seoul?
Several carriers operate flights between Ho Chi Minh City and Seoul. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include VietJet Air, Asiana Airlines, Korean Air, A.P.G. Distribution System, Vietnam Airlines, Tway Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Ho Chi Minh City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, Da Nang, Bangkok, Phú Quốc, Nha Trang, Da Lat, Singapore, Hue, Siem Reap, Tokyo, Manila, Denpasar, Phuket City, Kuala Lumpur, Chiang Mai, Haiphong, Phnom Penh, Hong Kong, Taipei, Qui Nhơn.
What are the most popular routes to and from Seoul?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Seoul and Tokyo, Osaka, Manila, Okinawa Island, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Hagåtña, Los Angeles, Taipei, Busan, Jeju City, Honolulu, Singapore, Fukuoka, New York, Hanoi, Angeles, Cebu, Shanghai, Sapporo.
What airports are near Ho Chi Minh City?
The main airport in Ho Chi Minh City is Tan Son Nhat International. It is also served by Tan Son Nhat International, Phnom Penh International, Lien Khuong, Can Tho International, Rach Gia.
What airports are near Seoul?
The main airport in Seoul is Incheon International. It is also served by Daegu International, Cheongju International, Wonju, Yangyang International, Gunsan.
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