There are 2 ways to get from Beijing to Sydney by plane or train

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Fly to Sydney  •  14h 30m

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Sydney (SYD) PEK - SYD

$373 - $773

1 alternative option

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  19h 42m

  1. Fly from Beijing Capital (PEK) to Newcastle (NTL) PEK - NTL
  2. Take the train from Hamilton Station to Central Station

$582 - $1,655

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Sydney is to fly which costs ¥1800 - ¥3900 and takes 14h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Beijing to Sydney is to fly which costs ¥1800 - ¥3900 and takes 14h 30m.

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The distance between Beijing and Sydney is 8949 km.

It takes approximately 14h 30m to get from Beijing to Sydney, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Beijing Capital Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 11h 40m.

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Sydney is 2h ahead of Beijing. It is currently 8:52 AM in Beijing and 10:52 AM in Sydney.

Asiana Airlines, Korean Air, All Nippon Airways and six other airlines offer flights from Beijing Capital Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 2321+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Beijing Capital Airport is to subway which takes 30 min and costs ¥25.

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Map of how to get from Beijing to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 8948.5 km
  • Duration: 14h 30m

What companies run services between Beijing, China and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

Air China, China Eastern Airlines and 12 other airlines fly from Dongzhimen to Sydney hourly.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing Capital to Newcastle via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from Beijing Capital to Newcastle via Shanghai Pudong, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Beijing Capital to Newcastle via Guangzhou Baiyun, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Beijing Capital to Newcastle via Hong Kong, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing Capital to Newcastle via Shanghai Pudong, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Beijing Capital to Newcastle via Sydney
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Beijing Capital to Newcastle via Incheon, Sydney
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Flights from Beijing Capital to Newcastle via Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Beijing Capital to Newcastle via Hong Kong, Sydney
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,200
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Beijing Capital to Newcastle via Tokyo Haneda, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Incheon
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $1,900
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Incheon
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $4,200
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Sydney via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Beijing Capital to Newcastle via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Hamilton Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$24 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45

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