The cheapest times to fly from ELM to GMP are

  • January 1st to March 18th
  • April 2nd to April 15th
  • September 10th to March 18th (except the weeks of October 1st, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 ELM to GMP is early February. Prices can be as high as $4414 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1311 for Tuesday flights around early February.


When to Fly to Seoul

Flying from Elmira/Corning, NY (ELM) to Seoul (GMP) will usually cost between $1326 to $2795 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early February with an average ticket price of $1417. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $3084. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1667 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2128 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ELM to GMP flight.

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

ELM to GMP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ELM to GMP flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Elmira. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is 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 $353 (16%) 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 $1920. Return trip prices are from the GMP to ELM 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 ELM 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 6 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 ELM to GMP while comparing.

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

  • 20 miles (32 km) away from GMP
  • Usually 46.17% less expensive than GMP
  • 1-layover flights available

See ELM to ICN flights


Flight Hacking ELM 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 ELM to GMP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nashville, TN (ELM > BNA > GMP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1311
  • Average savings: $817 (38.39%)

See ELM to BNA flights

Hack #2: Columbus, OH (ELM > CMH > GMP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1335
  • Average savings: $794 (37.29%)

See ELM to CMH flights

Hack #3: Cincinnati, OH (ELM > CVG > GMP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1344
  • Average savings: $785 (36.87%)

See ELM to CVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Gimpo International Airport to Elmira/Corning Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6729 miles or 10829 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ELM to GMP flight is about 13 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Elmira/Corning, NY and Seoul?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ELM
Origination airport name Elmira/Corning Regional Airport
City Elmira/Corning, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 42.2
Longitude -76.9

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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