There are 4 ways to get from Beijing to Jinan by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Jinan G189 / ...

$29 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Beijing to Jinan Bus Terminal

$19

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Beijing to Jinan 256.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, taxi  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Jinan (TNA) PEK - TNA
  2. Take a taxi from Jinan to Jinan

$58 - $178

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

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Beijing to Jinan every 2 hours. Tickets cost $29 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 21 min. Alternatively, Jinan Bus Terminal operates a bus from Beijing to Jinan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 and the journey takes 6 h.

Airlines
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Beijing to Jinan
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing South to Jinan
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$29 - $35
1st Class Seat
$45 - $55
Business Class Seat
$90 - $110
Bus operators
Jinan Bus Terminal
Website
0000369.cn
Bus from Beijing to Jinan Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
0000369.cn
Other operators
Taxi from Jinan to Jinan
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$19 - $24

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Beijing to Jinan?

The distance between Beijing and Jinan is 364 km. The road distance is 411 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Jinan is to bus which costs ¥120 and takes 6 h.

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

The quickest way to get from Beijing to Jinan is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs ¥180 - ¥220.

Is there a direct train between Beijing and Jinan?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Beijing South and arriving at Jinan. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

Is there a direct bus between Beijing and Jinan?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Beijing and arriving at Jinan Bus Terminal. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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

The train from Beijing South to Jinan takes 2 h 21 min including transfers and departs every two hours.