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There are 10 ways to get from Beijing to Japan by plane, subway, train, bus, ferry, car, night bus or car ferry

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

Fly Beijing Capital to Fukuoka  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Fukuoka (FUK) PEK - FUK

$165 - $506

Cheapest option

Fly Beijing Capital to Chūbu Centrair, subway  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Chūbu Centrair (NGO) PEK - NGO
  2. Take the subway from Kanayama(Aichi) to Shiyakusho

$133 - $317

8 alternative options

Fly Beijing Capital to Tokyo Haneda  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) PEK - HND

$157 - $359

Fly Beijing Capital to New Chitose, train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to New Chitose (CTS) PEK - CTS
  2. Take the train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)

$260 - $814

Train to Tianjin Binhai, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Tianjin West Station
  2. Fly from Tianjin Binhai (TSN) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) TSN - HND

$149 - $393

Fly Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita, train  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) PEK - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Shinjuku(Jr)

$179 - $353

Train to Tianjin Binhai, fly to Chūbu Centrair, subway  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Tianjin West Station
  2. Fly from Tianjin Binhai (TSN) to Chūbu Centrair (NGO) TSN - NGO
  3. Take the subway from Kanayama(Aichi) to Shiyakusho

$225 - $681

Bus, ferry, drive, night bus  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Beijing to Jinan Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Jinan Bus Terminal to Yantai
  3. Take the ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
  4. Drive from Pyeongtaek Port to Busan
  5. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  6. Take the night bus from Nishitetsu Tenjin Bus Terminal to Basuta Shinjuku

$458 - $653

Train, ferry, drive, night bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Yantai
  2. Take the ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
  3. Drive from Pyeongtaek Port to Donghae
  4. Take the ferry from Donghae to Sakaiminato
  5. Take the night bus from Yonago Station to Shinjuku Station

$462 - $585

Train, car ferry  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Shanghai Hongqiao
  2. Take the car ferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
  3. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Tokyo

$421 - $550

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Japan is to train and fly which costs ¥1000 - ¥2800 and takes 7 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beijing to Japan is to fly which costs ¥1000 - ¥2500 and takes 6 h 51 min.

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The distance between Beijing and Japan is 2024 km.

The best way to get from Beijing to Japan without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 2 days 9 h and costs ¥2900 - ¥3900.

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It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from Beijing to Japan, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Beijing Capital Airport to Fukuoka Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Japan is 1 h ahead of Beijing. It is currently 12:42 PM in Beijing and 1:42 PM in Japan.

Air Seoul, Air Busan, Etihad and 10 other airlines offer flights from Beijing Capital Airport to Fukuoka Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Japan. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Beijing to Japan.
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  • Distance: 1264.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 12 min

What companies run services between Beijing, China and Japan?

Air China, All Nippon Airways and 12 other airlines fly from Beijing to Fukuoka hourly.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Dalian
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Beijing Capital to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Haneda via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing Capital to New Chitose
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Beijing Capital to New Chitose via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Beijing Capital to New Chitose via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Tokyo Haneda via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $850
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita via Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Chūbu Centrair via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Dalian
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Beijing Capital to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Beijing Capital to New Chitose
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Beijing Capital to New Chitose via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita via Dalian
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Beijing Capital to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Flights from Beijing Capital to Chūbu Centrair via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Flights from Beijing Capital to Chūbu Centrair via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Haneda via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Tokyo Haneda via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Beijing Capital to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Haneda via Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Beijing Capital to New Chitose via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Tokyo Haneda via Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Beijing Capital to Chūbu Centrair via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Haneda via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Haneda via Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Chūbu Centrair via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Beijing Capital to Chūbu Centrair via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $550
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita via Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Fukuoka via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Okay Airways
Website
okair.net
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Tianjin Binhai to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Pakistan International Airlines
Website
www4.piac.com.pk
Flights from Beijing Capital to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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
Book at
trip.com
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing South to Tianjin West
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 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
Train from Beijing South to Yantai
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$60 - $75
1st Class Seat
$100 - $120
Business Class Seat
$190 - $230
Train from Beijing South to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $100
1st Class Seat
$140 - $160
Business Class Seat
$260 - $310
Bus operators
Jinan Bus Terminal
Website
0000369.cn
Bus from Beijing to Jinan Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
0000369.cn
Bus from Jinan Bus Terminal to Yantai
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
0000369.cn
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Night bus from Nishitetsu Tenjin Bus Terminal to Basuta Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
14 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Odakyu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Night bus from Yonago Station to Shinjuku Station
Ave. Duration
12 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$74
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Ferry operators
Yantai Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 8827
Website
yantaiferry.com
Ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Schedules at
yantaiferry.com
VIP
$213
Royal
$151
Deluxe
$133
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
DBS Cruise Ferry
Phone
+7 4232 30 2704
Website
dbsferry.co.kr
Ferry from Donghae to Sakaiminato
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$157
Schedules at
dbsferry.co.kr
Xin Jian Zhen
Website
shinganjin.com
Car ferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
Ave. Duration
47 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$170 - $230
Schedules at
shinganjin.com
2nd Class B
$178
1st Class
$222
Special Class
$355
VIP
$887

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