The cheapest times to fly from KMJ to TAE are

  • July 16th to September 23rd

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 KMJ to TAE is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $1667 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $789 for Friday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Daegu

Flying from Kumamoto (KMJ) to Taegu (TAE) will usually cost between $803 to $1519 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $793. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $1667. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $874 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $829 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KMJ to TAE flight.

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

KMJ to TAE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KMJ to TAE flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kumamoto. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $2.1, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TAE, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into KMJ. Sundays 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 $134 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $906. Return trip prices are from the TAE to KMJ 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 KMJ to TAE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 25 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking KMJ to TAE

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 KMJ to TAE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Osaka (KMJ > KIX > TAE)

  • Price for both tickets: $404
  • Average savings: $425 (51.27%)

See KMJ to NRT flights

Hack #2: Tokyo (KMJ > NRT > TAE)

  • Price for both tickets: $510
  • Average savings: $319 (38.48%)

See KMJ to KIX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from KMJ to TAE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: ANA, Asiana, EVA Air, Hawaiian, JAL, Jeju Air, T’Way Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Taegu International Airport to Kumamoto Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 245 miles or 394 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from KMJ to TAE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KMJ to TAE flight is about 1 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Kumamoto and Taegu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from KMJ to TAE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KMJ
Origination airport name Kumamoto Airport
City Kumamoto
Country Japan
Latitude 32.8
Longitude 130.9

Return Airport

Destination code TAE
Destination airport name Taegu International Airport
City Taegu
Country South Korea
Latitude 35.9
Longitude 128.7


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