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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Seoul & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA codeCHI
Destination Airport IATA codeSEL
Number Of Flight Options1
Average Flight Time29 hours 5 mins

Helpful Chicago to Seoul (CHI - SEL) Flight Information

Traveling From Chicago
Origin Airport IATA Code CHI
Traveling To Seoul
Destination Airport IATA Code SEL
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Available Airlines
Distance 10520 km
Direct Flight Time 14 5
Flight Price

FAQs about flights from Chicago to Seoul

Is it possible to fly from Chicago to Seoul right now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor will keep you up-to-date on flying restrictions or health advisories if you're flying to Seoul from Chicago in the not too distant future.

Is there a direct flight between Chicago and Seoul?

Travelling direct from ORD to ICN is easy. You'll find 1 airlines to compare, including Korean Air. Climb aboard and find out why it's the first choice for many travellers.

How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Seoul?

Your next grand adventure is on the other end of a flight of 13 hours and 50 minutes. That's the average amount of time it takes to cover the 6,524 miles between Chicago and Seoul.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Seoul due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Seoul booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Chicago to Seoul flights?

If you're trying to figure out how to travel from Chicago to Seoul, these are the routes with the most services:

  • O'Hare Airport to Seoul–Incheon Intl. Airport - 163 flights per week
  • Midway Airport to ICN - 28 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Chicago to Seoul?

Every airline has different features. If you're travelling from Chicago to Seoul, take your pick from one of the finest six air carriers offering flights on this route:

  • Delta with 390 flights every month.
  • United Airlines with 99 flights every month.
  • American Airlines with 56 flights every month.
  • Lufthansa with 34 flights every month.
  • Qatar Airways with 30 flights every month.
  • KLM with 30 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Chicago to Seoul?

You've got lots of choice when it comes to travelling from Chicago to Seoul. With 23 flights operating daily, the time to get away is up to you.

Is it possible to fly on an airline that employs social distancing and other COVID-19 measures?

Getting to your destination comfortably and confidently is as important as having a great holiday once you get there. Take the stress out of flying by choosing Korean Air, Asiana Airlines or EVA Air. They all employ social distancing rules and have COVID-19 measures in place, which may be capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Cheap flights from Chicago to Seoul 

Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from Chicago to Seoul, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Chicago to Seoul is . In the current list of deals available, prices start at and can rise to for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Chicago to Seoul  

Every day between Chicago and Seoul, 2 flights from 2 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 14hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 10520 km between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Chicago to Seoul — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

Book your flights with ebookers 

We want the experience of booking your flight from Chicago to Seoul to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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Grand Hyatt Seoul

Grand Hyatt Seoul

5 out of 5
322, Sowol-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, Seoul
The price is £164 per night from 27 Dec to 27 Dec
Located in Itaewon, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Namsan Botanical Garden, Itaewon Antique Furniture Street and Leeum Samsung Museum of Art. ...
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ENA Suite Hotel Namdaemun

ENA Suite Hotel Namdaemun

4 out of 5
36, Sejong-daero 11-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, Seoul
The price is £46 per night from 29 Nov to 29 Nov
Located in Jung-gu, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Sungnyemun Gate and Deoksugung Palace. Cheonggye Plaza and Dongdaemun History and Culture Park are ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (8 reviews)
"Convenient location for City Hall station and airport limo coaches. Hotel is set back from main road, which reduces noise but is approached via rather tatty backstreets. Bonus of including breakfast each day was appreciated. Room was good with an excellent walk in shower and Japanese style bidet ..."

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2020

ENA Suite Hotel Namdaemun
LOTTE City Hotel Myeongdong

LOTTE City Hotel Myeongdong

4 out of 5
362, Samil-daero, Jung-gu, Seoul
The price is £47 per night from 20 Dec to 20 Dec
Located in Myeongdong, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Seoul City Hall, Namdaemun Market and Gwanghwamun. Gyeongbok Palace is 1.3 mi (2 km) away. Euljilo ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (6 reviews)
"Liked - the facilities in the bedroom, the courtesy of staff at the reception desk, the hotel location and standard of the daily room housekeeping."

Reviewed on 25 Nov 2019

LOTTE City Hotel Myeongdong

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InterContinental Seoul COEX, an IHG Hotel

InterContinental Seoul COEX, an IHG Hotel

5 out of 5
524, Bongeunsa-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Seoul
The price is £116 per night from 27 Dec to 27 Dec
Located in Gangnam, this luxury hotel is steps away from Starfield COEX Mall and COEX Convention and Exhibition Center. SMTOWN coexartium and Seonjeongneung ...
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Mondrian Seoul Itaewon

Mondrian Seoul Itaewon

4.5 out of 5
23, Jangmun-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
The price is £87 per night from 5 Dec to 5 Dec
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L7 Hongdae by LOTTE

L7 Hongdae by LOTTE

4 out of 5
141, Yanghwa-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul
The price is £56 per night from 13 Dec to 13 Dec
Located in Mapo, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Trickeye Museum and YG Entertainment Building. Yeonsei University and Ewha Woman's University are also within ...
5/5 Exceptional! (1 review)
"The location was perfect and it was very clean. The Subway was near the hotel."

Reviewed on 24 Sep 2019

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Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on from January 2017 to December 2017, 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. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

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