There are 7 ways to get from Beijing to Harbin by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing to Harbin D26 / ...

$50 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from Beijing Zhaogongkou to Harbin

$48

5 alternative options

Drive  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Beijing to Harbin 765.2 miles

$110 - $160

Fly Beijing to Harbin, bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Harbin (HRB) PEK - HRB
  2. Take the bus from Harbin Taipin airport to Xuanhua street

$103 - $428

Fly Beijing Nanyuan Apt to Harbin, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Beijing Nanyuan Apt (NAY) to Harbin (HRB) NAY - HRB
  2. Take the bus from Harbin Taipin airport to Xuanhua street

$161 - $384

Train to Tianjin, fly to Harbin, bus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Tianjin South
  2. Fly from Tianjin (TSN) to Harbin (HRB) TSN - HRB
  3. Take the bus from Harbin Taipin airport to Xuanhua street

$91 - $454

Fly Beijing to Changchun, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Changchun (CGQ) PEK - CGQ
  2. Take the train from Changchun West to Harbin

$87 - $343

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

China Railways D-Class operates a train from Beijing to Harbin twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 7 h 42 min. China Railways also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Beijing to Harbin once daily. Tickets cost $48 and the journey takes 17 h.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Beijing to Harbin via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Tianjin to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Beijing to Changchun
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Tianjin to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Tianjin to Harbin via Weihai
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Beijing to Changchun
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Beijing to Changchun via Yantai
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Beijing to Harbin via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Beijing Nanyuan Apt to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Flights from Tianjin to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Tianjin to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Beijing to Changchun
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Grand China Air Co
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Tianjin to Harbin via Weihai
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Beijing to Changchun via Yantai
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Tianjin to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
China United
Website
flycua.com
Flights from Beijing Nanyuan Apt to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Tianjin to Harbin
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Fuzhou Airlines
Website
Flights from Tianjin to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
2nd Class Seat
$50 - $75
1st Class Seat
$80 - $120
Train from Changchun West to Harbin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $19
1st Class Seat
$16 - $24
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Peking to Charbin
Ave. Duration
16 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing South to Tianjin South
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
english.ctrip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $16
1st Class Seat
$20 - $23
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Beijing Zhaogongkou to Harbin
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Nine Travel Network
Website
9tour.cn
Bus from Harbin Taipin airport to Xuanhua street
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
9tour.cn

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Beijing to Harbin?

The distance between Beijing and Harbin is 1058 km. The road distance is 1224 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Beijing to Harbin?

The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Harbin is to bus which costs ¥301 and takes 17 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Beijing to Harbin?

The quickest way to get from Beijing to Harbin is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 58 min and costs ¥1000 - ¥2500.

Is there a direct train between Beijing and Harbin?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Beijing and arriving at Harbin. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 42 min.

Is there a direct bus between Beijing and Harbin?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Beijing Zhaogongkou and arriving at Harbin. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h.

How long does it take to get from Beijing to Harbin?

The train from Beijing to Harbin takes 7 h 42 min including transfers and departs twice a week.