Cheap flights to Jeju City

Flights to Jeju City in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop
Average price$935Average for return flights in January 2022

Can I fly to Jeju City from Australia right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Australia to Jeju City

Most visitors from Australia need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Jeju City.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Australia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Jeju City.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Australia are not required to quarantine after entering Jeju City.

K-ETA - K-ETA is an electronic travel authorization that visa-free foreign visitors need to obtain before entering the Republic of Korea.

Can I fly back to Australia from Jeju City?

Returning to Australia from Jeju City

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Jeju City must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Australia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Jeju City are not required to quarantine after entering Australia.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Jeju City?

At the moment, Thursday is the most economical day to take a flight to Jeju City. Friday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Jeju City?

Jeju City flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight at midday. Booking a flight in the evening will likely mean higher prices.

How long is the flight to Jeju?

Travel time for flights to Jeju from Australia largely depends on where you're flying from and how many layovers you have along the way. One of the quickest routes to fly departs from Melbourne International Airport (MEL) with two stops along the way. These flights typically take around 21h, depending on how long your layover is. If you're considering flying out of Brisbane Airport (BNE), you can expect your travel time to be similar, generally around 21h 30min, and have at least two layovers en route. Flying from Sydney (SYD) often takes a little longer than flights from the other two airports. You can expect these flights to South Korea to have a couple of layovers along the way and a travel time between 26h 30min and 29h 30min, depending on where you stop and how long you're there for. When flying out of Perth (PER), your flights are likely to take close to 26h 30min but can take as long as 36h.

Where can you get direct flights to Jeju from?

Unfortunately, you're unlikely to find direct flights from anywhere in Australia to Jeju, largely due to the distance covered, but also because of the unpopularity of the journey. Not to worry though, there are numerous flights with a comfortable travel time and only two layovers along the way. Melbourne International Airport offers Jeju flight deals with layovers at Singapore Changi International Airport (SIN) and Incheon International (ICN), where you'll switch planes and head to Seoul Gimpo International (GMP) before completing the journey to Jeju. If you're boarding cheap flights to South Korea in Sydney or Brisbane, you can expect your flights to take the same route as a trip from Melbourne, with layovers in Singapore and at Incheon.

What is the best way to travel around Jeju?

There are several ways to get around Jeju Island once you've arrived there. Because there are no subways or trains on the island, you'll be limited to buses and taxis as the main modes of transport in Jeju. There are a couple of different buses to choose from in Jeju: City Bus, Tourist Shuttle Bus or Airport Limousine Bus. These buses cover the whole of Jeju Island. City Bus is the inter-city bus running between the terminals of Jeju City and Seogwipo via numerous routes, while Tourist Shuttle Bus offers a safe and affordable way for travellers to visit all of the major tourist destinations on the island, with two circulation lines allowing you to travel both the eastern and western regions of the island.

What are some things to do in Jeju?

Jeju City is the capital of South Korea's Jeju Province and is located on Jejudo Island, which offers a wide variety of activities to do and sights to see on the island and in the city. If you're travelling with a partner and looking for something a little different to do, take time out of your day to visit Jeju Love Island, an outdoor sculpture park that focuses on a sex theme and offers sexual education with a rather tongue-in-cheek approach. Dongmun Traditional Market is a lovely place to source fresh produce and locally sourced seafood, as well as other goods. One of the popular draws to the island includes its many waterfalls and caves to visit, including Manjanggul Cave or Cheonjiyeon Waterfall. For hiking enthusiasts, head to Hallasan National Park to meander through the mountainous landscape and check out the local trails.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Jeju?

Under the usual circumstances, Australians can visit South Korea without needing a visa, provided their stay doesn't exceed 90 days and they don't look for work in the country. If you're planning on conducting business, you may need to apply for a visa. You will need to apply online for a visa waiver to travel to South Korea though. The K-ETA is required from September 2021 onwards for Australians to travel to South Korea without a visa.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Jeju City?

For a flight to Jeju City, you will be flying into Jeju. Jeju City (CJU) is just 2.7 km from the center of the city.

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