S7 Airlines launches flights to Korea
S7 Airlines, a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance®, from the 25th of June 2014 launches direct regular flights from Irkutsk to Seoul (the Republic of Korea).
S7 Airlines resumes flights to Seoul after a five-year break. Resuming flights to the Republic of Korea is a part of the S7 Airlines programme on the route network development in Siberia and in the Far East.
Flights will be operated once a week on Wednesdays. Departure from Irkutsk at 05:45, arrival in Seoul at 09:45. Return flight departs at 11:15 and arrives in Irkutsk at 15:30. Passengers from other cities can fly to Seoul with a convenient connection at the airport of Irkutsk.
Flights will be performed on modern Airbus A320 aircrafts designed to carry 158 passengers in economy and business class cabins.
“In the future we are going to perform flights to the capital of Korea from other cities of the S7 Airlines route network. We hope that the flight will be popular. Direct flights and the visa-free regime for Russian citizens coming to the country for a short-term stay make this destination attractive for travelling”, Vadim Besperstov, S7 Airlines Strategic Development Director, noted.
Air tickets can be purchased at www.s7.ru, the S7 mobile website m.s7.ru, through the iPhone app or the Android app, and at any S7 sales office. You can also learn accurate flight information, book and buy tickets by calling our Contact Centre at
The airline has a wide internal route network, created on the basis of air transport hubs in Moscow (Domodedovo) and Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo).
In 2007 the company received an official IATA certificate as an IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit) operator, becoming the second air carrier in Russia to have successfully passed the full international audit procedure for compliance with operational safety standards.
S7 Airlines is among the top 5 of the most reputable Russian companies of 2017 and ranks the fourth among the most desirable Russian employers.
At the end of 2016, S7 Airlines became the winner of Skyway Service Award aviation award in three categories: the best airline in category “Economy Class, Domestic Scheduled Services”, “Best Loyalty Program” and “Best Online Customer Services”.
The airline is a member of the