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There are 6 ways to get from Beijing to Qingdao by train, bus, car, plane, taxi or subway

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Train  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Qingdao Qingdao

$54 - $62

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Bus  •  9h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Beijing Yongdingmen to Qingdao

$34

4 alternative options

Drive  •  6h 49m

  1. Drive from Beijing to Qingdao 414.9 miles

$55 - $90

Fly Beijing Capital to Qingdao  •  4h 9m

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Qingdao (TAO) PEK - TAO

$57 - $137

Train to Tianjin Binhai, fly to Qingdao  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Tianjin Station
  2. Fly from Tianjin Binhai (TSN) to Qingdao (TAO) TSN - TAO

$53 - $204

Fly Beijing Nanyuan to Rizhao Shanzihe, taxi, subway  •  6h 30m

  1. Fly from Beijing Nanyuan (NAY) to Rizhao Shanzihe (RIZ) NAY - RIZ
  2. Take a taxi from Rizhao Shanzihe to Dongjiakou station
  3. Take the subway from Dongjiakou station to Jinggangshan Road

$153 - $308

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The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Qingdao is to bus which costs ¥238 and takes 9h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Beijing to Qingdao is to fly which costs ¥390 - ¥950 and takes 4h 9m.

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The distance between Beijing and Qingdao is 552 km. The road distance is 663.8 km.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Qingdao without a car is to train which takes 4h 48m and costs ¥370 - ¥440.

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It takes approximately 4h 48m to get from Beijing to Qingdao, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Qingdao is to train which takes 4h 48m and costs ¥370 - ¥440. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥238 and takes 9h 11m, you could also fly, which costs ¥390 - ¥950 and takes 4h 9m.

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The quickest flight from Beijing Capital Airport to Qingdao Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Beijing to Qingdao is 664 km. It takes approximately 6h 49m to drive from Beijing to Qingdao.

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Beijing Capital, Shandong Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and Air China offer flights from Beijing Capital Airport to Qingdao Airport.

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There are 549+ hotels available in Qingdao. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Beijing to Qingdao.
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  • Distance: 344.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 48m

What companies run services between Beijing, China and Qingdao, China?

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Beijing to Qingdao every 2 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $65 and the journey takes 4h 37m. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Beijing to Qingdao every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $34 and the journey takes 9h.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Beijing Capital to Qingdao via Dalian
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $200
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Beijing Nanyuan to Rizhao Shanzihe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Beijing Capital to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Beijing Capital to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Qingdao Airlines
Website
qdairlines.com
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
China United
Website
flycua.com
Flights from Beijing Nanyuan to Rizhao Shanzihe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing South to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
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2nd Class Seat
$50 - $65
1st Class Seat
$85 - $100
Business Class Seat
$160 - $200
Qingdao Metro
Website
qd-metro.com
Subway from Dongjiakou station to Jinggangshan Road
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
qd-metro.com
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Beijing Yongdingmen to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rizhao Shanzihe to Dongjiakou station
Ave. Duration
42m
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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The best way to get from Beijing to Beijing Capital Airport is to subway which takes 30m and costs ¥25.

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