Cheap Flights to Gangneung

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Cheap flights to Gangneung (ICN)

Get started finding a cheap flight to Gangneung on Expedia by either choosing a deal on this page or using the search bar to enter your travel dates, origin airport and whether you want a return or one-way airfare. You can filter for flexibility, number of stops, airline and departure/arrival times to find the best flight for you.

We recommend using the ‘Flexible Dates’ calendar at the top of the page to see the price of plane tickets on the surrounding dates. This allows you to pick the cheapest days to fly if your trip allows flexibility and score cheap flight deals to Gangneung.

Return prices range from - and one-ways Gangneung start as low as .

Be aware that choosing a non-stop flight can sometimes be more expensive while saving you time. And routes with connections may be available at a cheaper rate.


Airlines that fly to Gangneung (ICN)

You have several options for which airline you choose to travel with to Gangneung. There are airlines flying into ICN: . 

Cheap plane tickets may be available from different airlines at different times and with unique terms. It’s best to understand the details of each airline’s offer before judging its value.

For example, if you plan to check in a bag or bring hand baggage, it's worth checking whether the cheap airfare deal includes a baggage allowance. If not, verify whether the baggage fee is higher than the difference of other airline plane ticket deals offering free checked in/hand baggage in exchange for a slightly higher airfare. 

Additionally, your preferred frequent flyer membership programmes may influence your choice of cheap airline. Expedia allows you to enter your membership numbers during checkout to earn points from your airline and Expedia Rewards—all while getting a great deal and planning all your travel on one online platform.


Find the best deals

At Expedia, we source many flight deals from multiple providers, so you can easily find the best deals that are right for you. A great strategy for getting the best deals can be to make sure you book and travel at optimal times. Airfare to Gangneung (ICN) varies throughout the year based on seasonal demand. You’ll see the lowest rates for return trips to ICN in and in for one-ways.


Cancellation & flexibility

To change or cancel eligible flights, go to ‘My Trips’ and navigate to your itinerary. If you booked within the last 24 hours, you might be able to cancel your flight for free. Learn more about flight changes or cancellations from our customer service portal. Some plane tickets are available with no change fees, which you can filter for during your search.

Frequently asked questions

Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my flight to Gangneung?
For more information about updating your flight to Gangneung or cancelling it, head over to our Customer Service Portal.
How do I find cheap flights to Gangneung that have flexible change policies?
Many airlines offer the option to reschedule your flight without a change fee. All you pay is the difference between the original flight and the new flight you select. When you’re searching for flights to Gangneung, you’ll see a “no change fees” filter for you to select.
Can I fly to Gangneung now?
To get the up-to-date facts about flying in to Gangneung, check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Here, you’ll learn about travel restrictions and if you’ll be required to go into quarantine as soon as you touch down.
What is the name of Gangneung's airport?
If you’re arriving by plane, you won’t have to think too long and hard about which airport to fly into. Gangneung has just one – Yangyang (YNY-Yangyang Intl.).
How far is YNY from central Gangneung?
YNY is 40 kilometres from downtown Gangneung, so prepare yourself for a reasonable commute into the centre of the city.
How many airlines fly to Gangneung?
Gangneung is serviced by 65 air carriers from at least 109 airports around the world.
Which airlines fly to Gangneung?
In general, travellers opt to fly with Jeju Air, Korean Air and TWay Air when heading off to Gangneung. The majority of these flights arrive from Tokyo, with Jeju Air flying this route the most frequently.
How many nonstop flights are there to Gangneung?
Organising an awesome Gangneung escape is child’s play when there are 1,988 nonstop flights each week to choose from.
Where are the most popular flights to Gangneung departing from?
Travellers often depart from Tokyo, Bangkok and Tajiri airports when flying to Gangneung.
How long is the flight to Gangneung Airport?
Which airport you depart from determines how long you’ll be strapped into your seat. From Tokyo to Gangneung, the average flight time is 2 hours and 41 minutes. From Bangkok it’s more or less 5 hours and 26 minutes, and from Tajiri it’s 2 hours and 3 minutes.
How to book the cheapest flight to Gangneung?
Don’t leave locking in your flight to Gangneung until the last minute. That’s one trick savvy jet-setters use to get the best prices. Booking ahead means more options and more affordable flights. Don’t stop there, however. Do some research and find out if there is more than one airport at your destination. Prices often differ depending on which airport you fly into. Be sure to compare fares across air carriers too. Finally, another simple way to save a few dollars is be ready to book at a moment’s notice. If you see a good bargain, don’t hesitate — snap it up while the opportunity’s there.
How to survive the flight to Gangneung?
If you’re poorly prepared, air travel can be daunting. But there’s no need to panic. Follow these useful tips for a comfortable start to your time in Gangneung.What to pack in your hand luggage:

  • First and foremost, pack your passport, travel docs, wallet and medications. Next, you’ll want some entertainment to while away the time. A thrilling book and a tablet crammed with your favourite shows are some fantastic options. If you plan to catch forty winks, a comfy neck pillow and some earplugs will also be useful. Finally, squeeze in a toothbrush and some cleansing wipes so you’ll touchdown looking fresh and raring to go.

Do not pack the following items in your hand luggage:

  • While the list of banned items differs between airlines, the general rule to follow is avoid carrying anything flammable, sharp or explosive. This includes screwdrivers, knives, aerosol cans and bleaching agents. Sporting equipment like ice skates, and items that could harm passengers, such as swords and guns, are also banned from the cabin.

What to wear on a flight:

  • The aisles of an aircraft are no place for a fashion parade. Layer yourself up with comfortable clothes and remember to take a sweater as it tends to get cool inside the cabin on long-haul flights. Flat, slightly roomy shoes are also recommended.
  • You’ve probably heard about deep vein thrombosis (DVT), a blood clotting condition caused by long periods of sitting. There are many ways to lessen your risk. Wear a quality pair of compression socks, stay hydrated and move your legs and feet. Wander up and down the aisles of the cabin or try out some exercises in your seat.

How to get through airport security fast when flying to Gangneung?
As seasoned travellers know, the secret is to be well organised before you arrive at the security gate. That way, you’ll be stepping onto that plane to Gangneung in next to no time. Follow these tips and get your holiday off to a fantastic start:

  • Your travel ID and boarding pass will need to be presented to security personnel. Have them close by so you don’t have to dig around for them.
  • After that, both you and your hand luggage will be X-rayed. To speed things up, take off anything that might trigger the alarms. Personal belongings such as your coat, belt and headphones need to go through the machine.
  • Your electronic gadgets like laptops and phones will also have to go through the machine to be scanned. Don’t worry though, you’ll be back online in no time.
  • Want to bring along your favourite perfume? As long as the volume is no larger than 3.4 ounces (100 milliliters) and it’s stored in a zip-close bag, it’s OK to bring with you in your carry-on bag.
  • Lightweight sneakers are a practical footwear choice as you’re less likely to be required to remove them when passing through security. Big boots and other bulky shoes are often subjected to extra screening.
  • Avoid taking prohibited items in your carry-on bag. If you have any sharp objects like a pocket knife or tools, pack them safely away in your checked luggage. They won’t be allowed in the cabin.

Flights to Gangneung information
Destination AirportGangneung
Destination Airport IATA codeICN