There are 4 ways to get from Beijing to Qingdao by train, car, plane or subway

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  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Qingdao G181 / ...

$54 - $82

3 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Beijing to Qingdao 414.9 miles

$55 - $90

Fly from Beijing  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Qingdao (TAO) PEK - TAO

$58 - $138

Train, line 3 subway to Tianjin, fly  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Tianjin South
  2. Take the line 3 subway from Tianjin South to Yingkoudao
  3. Fly from Tianjin (TSN) to Qingdao (TAO) TSN - TAO

$71 - $224

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

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Beijing to Qingdao hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $85 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min. Alternatively, Air China, China Eastern Airlines and two other airlines fly from Beijing to Qingdao hourly.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Beijing to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Beijing to Qingdao via Dalian
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Tianjin to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Beijing to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Beijing to Qingdao via Dalian
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Tianjin to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Beijing to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Beijing to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Tianjin to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing South to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Schedules at
english.ctrip.com
2nd Class Seat
$50 - $65
1st Class Seat
$85 - $100
Business Class Seat
$160 - $200
Train from Beijing South to Tianjin South
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
english.ctrip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $16
1st Class Seat
$20 - $23
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Tianjin Metro
Website
tjdt.cn
Subway from Tianjin South to Yingkoudao
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tjgdjt.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Beijing to Qingdao?

The distance between Beijing and Qingdao is 552 km. The road distance is 664 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Qingdao is to drive which costs ¥370 - ¥550 and takes 6 h 49 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Beijing to Qingdao is to fly which takes 3 h 54 min and costs ¥360 - ¥900.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Beijing to Qingdao, including transfers.