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

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Train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Jinan Qingdao North / ...

$31 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Beijing to Jinan Bus Terminal

$18

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Beijing to Jinan 256.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Jinan (TNA) PEK - TNA

$57 - $176

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

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The quickest way to get from Beijing to Jinan is to train which costs ¥210 - ¥250 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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The distance between Beijing and Jinan is 364 km. The road distance is 410.7 km.

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The train from Beijing South to Jinan takes 2 h 14 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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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.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Beijing South and arriving at Jinan. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from Beijing Airport to Jinan Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Beijing to Jinan.
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  • Distance: 227.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 14 min

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

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Beijing to Jinan hourly. Tickets cost $31 - $37 and the journey takes 2 h 14 min. Alternatively, Jinan Bus Terminal operates a bus from Beijing to Jinan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $18 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 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$31 - $37
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$31 - $37
1st Class Seat
$50 - $60
Business Class Seat
$95 - $120
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
$18
Schedules at
0000369.cn

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