The cheapest times to fly from CAK to GMP are

  • January 8th to April 15th
  • October 15th 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 CAK to GMP is mid November. Prices can be as high as $3332 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $943 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Seoul

Flying from Akron, OH (CAK) to Seoul (GMP) will usually cost between $968 to $2276 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1312. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2319. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1007 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1693 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CAK to GMP flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CAK to GMP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CAK to GMP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CAK to GMP flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Akron. 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. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $333 (17%) 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 $1458. Return trip prices are from the GMP to CAK flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CAK to GMP can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 5 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from CAK to GMP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Incheon International Airport (ICN) in Seoul

  • 20 miles (32 km) away from GMP
  • Usually 37.80% less expensive than GMP
  • 1-layover flights available

See CAK to ICN flights


Flight Hacking CAK to GMP

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 CAK to GMP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (CAK > PEK > GMP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1110
  • Average savings: $583 (34.44%)

See CAK to PEK flights

Hack #2: Hong Kong (CAK > HKG > GMP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1157
  • Average savings: $536 (31.66%)

See CAK to HKG flights

Hack #3: Nashville, TN (CAK > BNA > GMP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1245
  • Average savings: $448 (26.46%)

See CAK to BNA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CAK to GMP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Asiana, China Southern, JAL, Korean Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gimpo International Airport to Akron-Canton Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6727 miles or 10826 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CAK to GMP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CAK to GMP flight is about 13 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Akron, OH and Seoul?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from CAK to GMP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CAK
Origination airport name Akron-Canton Regional Airport
City Akron, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 40.9
Longitude -81.4

Return Airport

Destination code GMP
Destination airport name Gimpo International Airport
City Seoul
Country South Korea
Latitude 37.6
Longitude 126.8


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