There are 5 ways to get from Beijing to Tianmen Mountain by plane, cable car, taxi, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Dayong, cable car  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Dayong (DYG) PEK - DYG
  2. Take the cable car from Tianmen Mountain Cableway Lower Station to Tianmen Mountain Cableway Top Station

$168 - $418

Cheapest option

Train  •  25 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing to Zhangjiajie

$53 - $63

3 alternative options

Fly to Changde, taxi  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Changde (CGD) PEK - CGD
  2. Take a taxi from Changde to Tianmen Mountain

$184 - $744

Train China Railways G-Class  •  14 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing West to Yichang East Beijing West-Chongqing North
  2. Take the train from Yichang East to Zhangjiajie Xiangyang-Kunming

$124 - $143

Drive  •  16 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Beijing to Tianmen Mountain 987.9 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Tianmen Mountain is to train which costs ¥360 - ¥430 and takes 25 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beijing to Tianmen Mountain is to fly and cable car which costs ¥1100 - ¥2900 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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The distance between Beijing and Tianmen Mountain is 1322 km. The road distance is 1580.6 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Beijing to Tianmen Mountain, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Beijing, China and Tianmen Mountain, China?

You can take a train from Beijing to Tianmen Mountain via Yichang East, Yichang East, Zhangjiajie, and Tianmen Mountain Cableway Lower Station in around 14 h 48 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Beijing to Dayong via Changsha
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Beijing to Dayong via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Beijing to Changde
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Beijing to Changde via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Beijing to Dayong
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Beijing to Dayong via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,300
Flights from Beijing to Changde via Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Beijing to Dayong via Xi An
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Beijing to Changde
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Beijing to Changde via Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Train operators
cable car
Cable car from Tianmen Mountain Cableway Lower Station to Tianmen Mountain Cableway Top Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
cits-sz.net
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing West to Yichang East
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$90 - $110
1st Class Seat
$150 - $180
Business Class Seat
$280 - $340
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Yichang East to Zhangjiajie
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$9 - $15
Hard Sleeper
$18 - $26
Soft Sleeper
$28 - $40
Train from Beijing to Zhangjiajie
Ave. Duration
24 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$30 - $33
Hard Sleeper
$55 - $65
Soft Sleeper
$85 - $100
Other operators
Taxi from Changde to Tianmen Mountain
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90

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