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

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Train China Railways G-Class  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Harbin West Beijing-Harbin

$90 - $103

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Bus  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from Beijing Zhaogongkou to Harbin

$44

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Train China Railways D-Class  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing to Harbin Beijing-Qiqihar

$50 - $70

Drive  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Beijing to Harbin 765.2 miles

$110 - $160

Fly from Beijing, bus  •  5 h 7 min

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

$102 - $427

Fly from Beijing Nanyuan Apt, bus  •  6 h 12 min

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

$157 - $377

Train to Tianjin, fly, bus  •  5 h 58 min

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

$119 - $721

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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.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Beijing and arriving at Harbin. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 8 h 27 min.

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The distance between Beijing and Harbin is 1058 km. The road distance is 1224.4 km.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Harbin without a car is to train which takes 7 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 43 min to get from Beijing to Harbin, including transfers.

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Beijing to Harbin bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, depart from Beijing Zhaogongkou station.

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Beijing to Harbin train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, depart from Beijing station.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Harbin is to train which takes 7 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h.

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The quickest flight from Beijing Airport to Harbin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Beijing to Harbin bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Harbin station.

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Map of how to get from Beijing to Harbin.
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  • Distance: 661.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 43 min

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

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Beijing to Harbin twice daily. Tickets cost $85 - $110 and the journey takes 7 h 4 min. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Beijing to Harbin once daily. Tickets cost $44 and the journey takes 17 h.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Beijing Nanyuan Apt to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
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
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Tianjin to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
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
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Grand China Air Co
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing South to Harbin West
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$85 - $110
1st Class Seat
$140 - $170
Business Class Seat
$270 - $320
Train from Beijing South to Tianjin West
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$50 - $70
1st Class Seat
$75 - $110
China Railways C-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Beijing South to Tianjin West Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Beijing Zhaogongkou to Harbin
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Nine Travel Network
Website
9tour.cn
Bus from Harbin Taipin airport to Xuanhua street
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
9tour.cn

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Beijing to Harbin train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, arrive at Harbin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Beijing to Harbin is 1224 km. It takes approximately 12 h 25 min to drive from Beijing to Harbin.

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Hainan, Sichuan Airlines, Grand China Air Co and three other airlines offer flights from Beijing Airport to Harbin Airport.

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There are 352+ hotels available in Harbin. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Beijing Airport is to subway which takes 30 min and costs .

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