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Distance between Seoul (ICN) and Seattle, WA (SEA)

Distance from Seoul to Seattle (Seoul Incheon International Airport – Seattle–Tacoma International Airport) is 5217 miles / 8396 kilometers / 4533 nautical miles.

How far is Seattle from Seoul?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Seoul and Seattle. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5216.922 miles
  • 8395.821 kilometers
  • 4533.381 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 5203.796 miles
  • 8374.698 kilometers
  • 4521.975 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN) to Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) is 10 hours 22 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seoul and Seattle is 16 hours. Seattle is 16 hours behind Seoul.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 620 kg (1 367 pounds).

Airport information


A Seoul Incheon International Airport
City: Seoul
Country: South Korea Flag of South Korea
IATA Code: ICN
ICAO Code: RKSI
Coordinates: 37°27′36″N, 126°26′26″E

B Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W

Seoul to Seattle flight path

Shortest flight path between Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN) and Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seoul (ICN) → Seattle (SEA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5217

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