Country codes South Korea

ISO 3166-1 2 letter

KR

ISO 3166-1 3 letter

KOR

Internet TLD

.kr

Phone calling code

82

Large airports

8

Medium airports

15

Small airports

51

Heliports

182

Total airports

256

Largest airports in South Korea

There are 8 large airports in South Korea.

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
RKPK PUS Gimhae International Airport Large airport Busan
RKSS GMP Gimpo International Airport Large airport Seoul
RKSI ICN Seoul Incheon International Airport Large airport Seoul
RKPC CJU Jeju International Airport Large airport Jeju City
RKJK KUV Kunsan Air Base Large airport Kunsan
RKJB MWX Muan International Airport Large airport Piseo-ri (Muan)
RKSO OSN Osan Air Base Large airport Pyeongtaek

Airport codes in South Korea

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
RKSG A 511 Airport Medium airport
RKTN TAE Daegu Airport Medium airport Daegu
RKNN KAG Gangneung Airport (K-18) Medium airport Gangneung
RKPK PUS Gimhae International Airport Large airport Busan
RKSS GMP Gimpo International Airport Large airport Seoul
RKJJ KWJ Gwangju Airport Medium airport Gwangju
RKSI ICN Seoul Incheon International Airport Large airport Seoul
RKPC CJU Jeju International Airport Large airport Jeju City
RKPD JDG Jeongseok Airport Medium airport Jeju Island
RKTI Jungwon Air Base/Chungju Airport Medium airport Gimseang-ro
RKJK KUV Kunsan Air Base Large airport Kunsan
RKJB MWX Muan International Airport Large airport Piseo-ri (Muan)
RKSO OSN Osan Air Base Large airport Pyeongtaek
RKTH KPO Pohang Airport (G-815/K-3) Medium airport Pohang
RKPS HIN Sacheon Air Base/Airport Medium airport Sacheon
RKSM SSN Seoul Air Base (K-16) Medium airport Simgok-dong
RKSW SWU Suwon Air Base Medium airport Suwon
RKPU USN Ulsan Airport Medium airport Ulsan
RKNW WJU Wonju/Hoengseong Air Base (K-38/K-46) Medium airport Wonju
RKNY YNY Yangyang International Airport Medium airport Gonghang-ro
RKTY YEC Yecheon Airbase Medium airport Yecheon-ri
RKJY RSU Yeosu Airport Medium airport Yeosu

About South Korea

South Korea (native name: 대한민국) is a country located in Eastern Asia. In total, the population of the country reaches 50.8 million inhabitants. Its capital is Seoul.

The international country code of South Korea is KR or KOR. The only neighbouring country is North Korea.

The common language in South Korea is Korean(한국어).
The only officially used currency is South Korean won. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the South Korean won with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.

There are 8 large, 15 medium and about 51 small airports in South Korea.

Travel to South Korea

Tourism

If you need more tourist information we can advise you to buy a guide for South Korea

Health

  • Malaria
    Malaria occurs in some areas. Protect yourself from mosquito bites. Precautions are personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine the right actions
  • Hepatitis A
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country
  • Hepatitis B
    The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you
  • Tyfoid
    Vaccination is recommended if you are staying 2 weeks or longer in this country
  • DTP
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Tap water

Drinking tap water is not recommended. It's advised to drink bottled water.

Weather

The historical average temperature lies between 0.5°C (January) and 22.3°C (August).

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Car rental

Rent a car in South Korea

Find a rental car at your destination airport to make the most out of your trip to South Korea.

When traveling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. Renting a car lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in South Korea quickly and hassle-free.

Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.

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