The cheapest times to fly from BHM to ICN are
- January 1st to February 11th
- July 23rd to December 9th
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BHM to ICN is mid October. Prices can be as high as $2353 for Friday flights during late June, or as low as $1153 for Tuesday flights around mid October.
When to Fly to Seoul
Flying from Birmingham, AL (BHM) to Seoul (ICN) will usually cost between $1326 to $2271 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $1309. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $2282. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $973 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1773 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BHM to ICN flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BHM to ICN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the BHM to ICN flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Birmingham. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Seoul, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Birmingham. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $140 (8%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1659. Return trip prices are from the ICN to BHM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from BHM to ICN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 44 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking BHM to ICN
Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BHM to ICN — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $1142
- Average savings: $632 (35.62%)
- Price for both tickets: $1155
- Average savings: $619 (34.88%)
- Price for both tickets: $1170
- Average savings: $604 (34.04%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from BHM to ICN? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, Finnair, Frontier, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Incheon International Airport to Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 7084 miles or 11401 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from BHM to ICN?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop BHM to ICN flight is about 13 hour 44 minutes.
How many flights go between Birmingham, AL and Seoul?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 92 available flights from BHM to ICN.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Incheon International Airport|
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