Guide to flights :
The Jeju International Airport has a total of 29 direct routes (13 domestic and 16 international).
Domestic routes link Jeju and elsewhere in the nation- Incheon, Gimpo, Gimhae, Chongju, Wonju, Daegu, Gunsan, Gwangju, Ulsan, Pohang, Sacheon, Yeosu and Muan.
International routes connect Jeju and cities of three countries-Japan, China and Taiwan. The cities are Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya and Fukuoka in Japan and Beijing, Shanghai, Dalian, Changchun, Shenyang, Harbin, Xian, Lanzhou, Yanji and Hangzhou in China as well as Taiwanese cities of Taipei and Kaohsiung.
94 percent of tourists to Jeju use airplanes.
• They take off and land 143,000 times in a year including Boeing 747's using the 3km runway and the Jeju Airport can handle 15.2 million passengers a year.
Based on mid & long term airport expansion plans, 375.5 Mil. USD will be invested to expand the airport till 2020. During the first phase of the project up to 2010, they expanded the capacity of the taking off and landing to 177,000 times and enlarge major facilities so that they could handle 18.64 million passengers, a year.
(Source: 'Traveling to Jeju' from www.jeju.go.kr)
Flight service is available for 11 cities in
three countries: Japan, China, and Taiwan For international meetings.
Jeju allows visa-free entry for 184 nationals for stays less than 30
days. Expanded flights and direct flights are also available.
By air : Several direct international routes connect
Jeju to major cities. Entry and departure policies have been
established for Jeju applying nowhere else in Korea: those who
otherwise could not, including individual tourists from China, may
enter without a visa. Visitors may stay for 30 days without visa.
- Incheon International Airport
39 major international airlines from 23 countries provide
regular flight service between Incheon International Airport and other
major cities worldwide.
- Flight Route to Jeju
There are three ways to fly to Jejudo Island: direct international
flight, transfer from Incheon International Airport for domestic flight
to Jeju, or transfer to Gimpo Airport from Incheon International Airport
by ground transportation (bus, train) for domestic flight to Jeju
- Transfer to Gimpo Airport for flight to Jeju
Upon arriving Incheon International Airport, you may take
an airport limousine bus to Gimpo Airport. It takes about 30 minutes,
and the fare is 6,000 Korean won (*US$ 5.5). The airport limousine bus
runs every day from 05:00 to 21:30 at 5 to 10 minute intervals.
Train is also available from Incheon International Airport to Gimpo
Airport. It takes 33 minutes for 3,650 Korean Won (*US$ 3.3). It operates
from 05:50 until 23:58.
The national carriers including Korea Air and Asiana Airlines operate
at 15 to 20 minute intervals from 06:55 to 20:50. Flight time is about
- Based on US$=KRW 1,090 Exchange rate is subject to change.
- Schedule of limousine bus and train between Incheon International Airport and Gimpo Airport is subject to change without further notice.