The cheapest times to fly from SYR to GMP are

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • August 20th 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 SYR to GMP is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $2548 for Saturday flights during mid June, or as low as $1176 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Seoul

Flying from Syracuse, NY (SYR) to Seoul (GMP) will usually cost between $1229 to $2133 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 $1230. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $2135. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $905 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1519 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYR to GMP flight.

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

SYR to GMP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SYR to GMP flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Syracuse. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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 $252 (14%) 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 $1446. Return trip prices are from the GMP to SYR 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 SYR 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 0 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 SYR to GMP while comparing.

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

  • 20 miles (32 km) away from GMP
  • Usually 15.27% less expensive than GMP
  • 1-layover flights available

See SYR to ICN flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1121
  • Average savings: $399 (26.23%)

See SYR to PEK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (SYR > JFK > GMP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1190
  • Average savings: $330 (21.69%)

See SYR to JFK flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (SYR > LGA > GMP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1238
  • Average savings: $281 (18.5%)

See SYR to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, ANA, Asiana, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JAL, JetBlue, Korean Air, Shanghai Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gimpo International Airport to Syracuse Hancock International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6679 miles or 10749 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYR to GMP flight is about 13 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between Syracuse, NY and Seoul?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from SYR to GMP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SYR
Origination airport name Syracuse Hancock International Airport
City Syracuse, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -76.1

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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