There are 6 ways to get from Beijing to Jilin by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing to Jilin D73 / ...

$45 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Beijing Bawangfen to Shenyang
  2. Take the bus from Shenyang to Changchun
  3. Take the bus from Changchun to Jilin

$44 - $50

4 alternative options

Drive  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Beijing to Jilin 678.2 miles

$95 - $150

Fly Beijing to Changchun, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Changchun (CGQ) PEK - CGQ
  2. Take the bus from Changchun Longjia Airport to Taoyuan Square

$80 - $330

Train to Tianjin, fly to Changchun, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Tianjin West
  2. Fly from Tianjin (TSN) to Changchun (CGQ) TSN - CGQ
  3. Take the bus from Changchun Longjia Airport to Taoyuan Square

$66 - $339

Fly Beijing to Harbin, train  •  7 h 45 min

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

$126 - $463

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The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Jilin is to bus which costs ¥300 - ¥350 and takes 17 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beijing to Jilin is to fly and bus which costs ¥500 - ¥2300 and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The distance between Beijing and Jilin is 948 km. The road distance is 1085.2 km.

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The train from Beijing to Jilin takes 7 h 6 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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No, there is no direct bus from Beijing to Jilin. However, there are services departing from Beijing Bawangfen and arriving at Jilin via Shenyang and Changchun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Beijing and arriving at Jilin. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 6 min.

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

China Railways D-Class operates a train from Beijing to Jilin 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 7 h 6 min. China Railways G-Class also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Beijing to Jilin via Shenyang and Changchun in around 17 h 30 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Beijing to Changchun
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Tianjin to Changchun
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
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
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Beijing to Changchun
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Tianjin to Changchun
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
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
Air China
Website
airchina.com
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
Flights from Tianjin to Changchun
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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 to Harbin via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Beijing to Changchun
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
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
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Beijing to Changchun via Yantai
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Tianjin to Changchun
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Beijing to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Tianjin to Changchun
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Tibet Airlines Corporation
Website
tibetairlines.com
Flights from Tianjin to Changchun
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Qingdao Airlines
Website
qdairlines.com
Flights from Tianjin to Changchun
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Beijing to Jilin
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$45 - $65
1st Class Seat
$65 - $100
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 Jilin
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$70 - $85
1st Class Seat
$120 - $140
Business Class Seat
$220 - $260
Train from Harbin West to Jilin
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$26 - $31
1st Class Seat
$42 - $48
Business Class Seat
$80 - $100
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Beijing Bawangfen to Shenyang
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Dalian Bus
Website
dalianbus.com
Bus from Shenyang to Changchun
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
dalianbus.com
Bus from Changchun to Jilin
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
dalianbus.com
Airports China
Bus from Changchun Longjia Airport to Taoyuan Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
airports-china.com

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