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

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 to Tokyo Haneda  •  6 h

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

$194 - $409

Cheapest option

Fly Beijing to Nagoya  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Nagoya (NGO) PEK - NGO

$131 - $314

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Fly Beijing to Fukuoka  •  7 h 34 min

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

$165 - $506

Fly Beijing to Sapporo, train  •  7 h 18 min

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

$261 - $814

Fly Beijing to Tokyo Narita, train  •  8 h 7 min

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

$177 - $353

Train to Tianjin, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  6 h 42 min

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

$180 - $438

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 Shinagawa

$431 - $561

Train, subway, car ferry  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Shanghai Hongqiao Station
  2. Take the subway from Hongqiao station to North Sichuan Road Station 10
  3. Take the car ferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
  4. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Tokyo

$431 - $561

Train, car ferry, bus  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Shanghai Hongqiao
  2. Take the car ferry from Shanghai to Osaka
  3. Take the bus from Osaka Station Bus Terminal to Buster Shinjuku

$357 - $436

Train, subway, car ferry, night bus  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Shanghai Hongqiao Station
  2. Take the subway from Hongqiao station to North Sichuan Road Station 10
  3. Take the car ferry from Shanghai to Osaka
  4. Take the night bus from Osaka Station Bus Terminal to Buster Shinjuku

$350 - $425

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Japan is to fly and train which costs ¥1200 - ¥2400 and takes 8 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beijing to Japan is to fly which costs ¥1300 - ¥2800 and takes 6 h.

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The distance between Beijing and Japan is 2024 km.

It takes approximately 6 h to get from Beijing to Japan, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Beijing, China and Japan?

Air China, Hainan and seven other airlines fly from Beijing to Kawasaki hourly.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Dalian
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Beijing to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Beijing to Sapporo
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Beijing to Sapporo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Beijing to Sapporo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Dalian
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Beijing to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Beijing to Sapporo
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Beijing to Sapporo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Beijing 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 to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Beijing to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Flights from Beijing to Nagoya via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Flights from Beijing to Nagoya via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Tianjin to Tokyo Haneda via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda via Nagoya
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Beijing to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Flights from Beijing to Sapporo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Tianjin to Tokyo Haneda via Nagoya
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda via Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda via Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Seoul
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Busan
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Beijing to Nagoya via Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita via Seoul
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda via Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Busan
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Seoul Gimpo, Busan
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Beijing to Nagoya via Seoul
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $550
Flights from Beijing to Sapporo via Busan
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita via Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita via Busan
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Beijing to Fukuoka via Taipei
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Beijing to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Pakistan International Airlines
Website
www4.piac.com.pk
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Okay Airways
Website
okair.net
Flights from Tianjin 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 to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Beijing South to Tianjin West
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$7 - $10
1st Class Seat
$7 - $10
China Railways G-Class
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
Train from Beijing South to Shanghai Hongqiao Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $100
1st Class Seat
$140 - $160
Business Class Seat
$260 - $310
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Kobe to Shinagawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$110 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $160
Green seat
$160 - $220
Train from Shin-Kobe to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$110 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $160
Green seat
$160 - $220
Shanghai Metro
Website
shmetro.com
Subway from Hongqiao station to North Sichuan Road Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
service.shmetro.com
Bus operators
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Osaka Station Bus Terminal to Buster Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Ferry operators
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
$180 - $230
Schedules at
shinganjin.com
2nd Class B
$180
1st Class
$225
Special Class
$360
VIP
$900
Shanghai Ferry Company
Website
shanghai-ferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Shanghai to Osaka
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Schedules at
shanghai-ferry.co.jp
2nd Class B
$180
1st Class
$225
Special Class
$360
VIP
$900

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