The cheapest times to fly from ICN to MAD are

  • May 14th to May 27th
  • October 15th to April 15th (except the weeks of January 1st and April 2nd)

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 ICN to MAD is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $1167 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $583 for Tuesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Madrid

Flying from Seoul (ICN) to Madrid (MAD) will usually cost between $598 to $967 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $598. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1009. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $411 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $706 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ICN to MAD flight.

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

ICN to MAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ICN to MAD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Seoul. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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 $102 (13%) 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 $707. Return trip prices are from the MAD to ICN 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 ICN to MAD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 7 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking ICN to MAD

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 ICN to MAD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (ICN > DME > MAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $584
  • Average savings: $123 (17.35%)

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Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ICN to MAD? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 36 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air China, Air Europa, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, ANA, Asiana, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, CSA, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Eurowings, Finnair, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, LATAM, LOT, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport to Incheon International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6189 miles or 9960 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ICN to MAD?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ICN to MAD flight is about 12 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Seoul and Madrid?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 101 available flights from ICN to MAD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeICN
Origination airport nameIncheon International Airport
CountrySouth Korea

Return Airport

Destination codeMAD
Destination airport nameAdolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport


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