Best Korean Dating Site & Apps | A Guide To Online Dating In Korea

Looking for a Korean dating site for foreigners? How to meet Korean guys online? Looking for the best Korean dating app? Or just looking to meet Korean friends online? Read on to find out more about the best Korean dating site or apps!

Korean dating apps or sites are used all over the world to meet new people. Whether it is just for fun or for a long term serious relationship eventually leading to marriage with a romantic South Korea honeymoon. South Korea is slowly starting to follow this trend. Below is a list of different dating sites and apps filled with Korean singles who are ready to mingle.

South Korea Dating Site

Online dating has become increasingly popular around the world, and Korea is no exception. As a country known for its technological advancements and social media savvy population, it’s no surprise that online dating has become a common way for Koreans to meet potential partners.

In a society where meeting new people can be challenging, particularly for those who are shy or introverted, online dating offers a convenient and low-pressure way to get to know someone before meeting in person.

Additionally, online dating in Korea can offer a greater degree of privacy and discretion than traditional dating methods, which can be particularly appealing in a culture that places a strong emphasis on social norms and expectations. In this context, online dating has become a popular and accepted way to find love and companionship in Korea.

Things To Know About Online Dating In Korea

  • Learn Korean, the Korean culture and traditions – looking to meet a Korean online? Then learning their language and culture is always a good start. Many Koreans still speak little or limited English, which makes dating harder for foreigners.
  • Don’t compare with K-Dramas – Korean dramas make dating in Korea look so easy and romantic, but reality is nothing like this. Dating in Korea is hard and especially as a foreigner.
  • What to expect when dating a Korean – find more info on the dating culture (Korean girls and guys) here.
  • Country side Korea – You’ll find that the dating pool decreases dramatically when looking for Koreans outside Seoul. It is recommended to look for a partner in Seoul, especially when looking for a Korean dating foreigners.
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Best Korean Dating Site

The following sites are focused on finding a Korean partner. Some of the apps Korean dating site for foreigners others are used mainly by Koreans. Start off by defining if you are looking for a serious relationship or just want something casual and pick the right dating app based your needs.

1. Korean Cupid 

Mainly for men. Korean Cupid is a very popular Korean dating site for foreigners, and maybe one of the best when it comes to Korean dating sites. This is mainly for finding or meeting a Korean girl online instead of Korean men. If you don’t mind flying to the other side of the world to meet you dream woman then, Korean Cupid is the place to be. This site is especially popular among people who are looking for a South Korean girl for marriage (matrimonial) or a serious relationship. Find more info here.

The free account exists out of creating a basic profile, looking for matches and sending messages to paid members. You’ll find that most of the woman do not have a paid profile, so you’ll have more options when going for the paid subscription. Without a paid profile you’ll probably won’t be talking to that many woman. The gold or platinum account gives you more options and starts at 10$ a month. Find more details here. The Korean Cupid app can also be downloaded for Iphone or Android. Don’t miss out on the best Korean dating app!

If you are living abroad and looking for a Korean partner than the following sites are the place to be. Be aware of the following:

  • Dating Koreans from abroad can become quite expensive as this involves plane tickets, travel expenses, etc.
  • Beware of ‘Romance Fraud’. Be prepared to spend some extra time carefully checking your matches.

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2. eharmony Korea

eHarmony Korea is a popular online dating website that caters to the Korean market. Launched in 2002, it has since become one of the most trusted and respected dating platforms in Korea.

eHarmony Korea is known for its unique matching algorithm, which uses a compatibility-based system to match users based on their personality traits, interests, and values. This approach has helped many Korean singles find long-term and meaningful relationships.

eHarmony Korea also offers a range of features, including video dating, secure communication tools, and a mobile app. Overall, eHarmony Korea is a great option for Korean singles looking for a serious relationship.

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3. Ok Cupid Korea

OkCupid is one of the most popular free Korean dating apps as it gives very detailed information about each person. It is used all over the world and is not limited to finding a South Korean partner. The profiles go into great detail and take quite a while to fill out. This is a more serious version than Tinder or other free dating apps.

4. Amanda

When joining Amanda (아만다) you’ll get rated based on you appearance. In order to be allowed on Amanda you need to receive a rating of three or higher out of five from 20 members of the app. A confidence booster for some and a let down for others.

Amanda is a wordplay in Korean, meaning “not meeting anyone.” The founders say this app is meant to be entertaining and to raise the quality of available singles using their service.

This Korean dating app allows you to meet all kinds of ‘quality’ people, and when both parties liked each other, chatting is made possible. At some point this app used to be more popular among Koreans than tinder.

5. Sky People

스카이피플, an app designed by a university student and has a big focus on dating people who went to a good university or have good jobs. As this is an important factor in the dating world in South Korea. Woman (professionals or students) between the age of 20 and 39 can easily sign up but men can only sign up if they can prove they went to prestigious universities or have great jobs (doctors, lawyers, etc).

The app is aimed at men who went to Seoul National University, Yonsei University, Korea University or high end foreign universities. Women are mostly rated based on their looks, instead of their background.

6. Noondate

정오의데이트 introduces 3 new people every day at noon based on your location. It is mainly used by Koreans, but if you know some Korean you might enjoy this Korean dating app.


Not directly a dating app, but more focused towards to find Korean friends online for language exchange, meeting up for a coffee or talk about K-pop. The app’s name stands for “Meet People in Korea,” and it allows users to meet people from various backgrounds and interests. MEEFF Korea offers features such as profile creation, messaging, and group chats.

It is an excellent platform for both locals and foreigners who want to expand their social circle, practice their language skills, or learn more about Korean culture. The app has gained a significant following in recent years and continues to be a popular choice for those seeking to make new friends in Korea.

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Other Popular Dating Apps In Korea

The apps below are used all over the world and also in Korea. Most of these are free, but have some paid memberships which allows users to use extra features. If you are looking to meet Korean guys online (or girlfriend) or just want a Korean hookup app then make sure to read on.

1. Tinder

If you’re in South Korea, looking to date than Tinder is an obvious choice. Tinder in South Korea is still mainly used by foreigners than by Koreans, but this slowly changing. The biggest group of foreigners in South Korea (and on tinder) are English teachers or military. If you are looking to date in Korea as a foreigner, then this will be your most obvious dating app to use.

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2. Hello Talk

Hello Talk is not really a dating app, but a language learning app (Korean chat online), one of the biggest ones in the world. This is a great way to meet Korean friends online and learning Korean at the same time. There are many Koreans using the app that are genuinely interested in studying and improving their English, a win win for both of you. This is a good place to start when looking to chat with Korean guys online.

3. Bumble

Bumble is similar to tinder, but is a more female-focused version. Only women can make the first more and start a conversation with the men on the platform. This app is perfect for women who like to be in control.

Online Dating Strategy

Online dating is a learning process, with lots of trial and errors. When you are seriously looking for a Korean partner you’ll have to go plants a lot of seeds. Below are some guides on how to set up the best profiles, writing initial and follow up messages and how to ask for the first date.

  • You Probably Shouldn’t Write That – A guide on how to create the best online profiles to become to most attractive person online, including finding the right people, what to write and how to send the perfect message. 
  • Koreans Proven Strategy To Dating Woman – This book is focused towards men that are looking to find a Korean girlfriend or wife. It will teach you how to handle the Korean dating scene and how to get started.
  • 121 First Dates – Based on real life experience the author and relationship expert created a guide on how to navigate in the online dating scene and find a partner successfully.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best Korean dating site?

This really depends on your needs. If you live abroad and are looking for a serious relationship with a Korean, then Korean Cupid is your best option.

Where can I meet Korean guys online?

There are many different ways of meeting Korean guys online, especially with the wide range of Korean dating apps available like Tinder, OK Cupid, Bumble, MEEFF, etc.

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Have any questions about best Korean dating sites? Have you ever used any of these South Korean dating apps? Found your Korean boyfriend online (or girlfriend)? Let me know in the comment section below.

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