There are 7 ways to get from Beijing to Zhangye by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Beijing  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Zhangye (YZY) PEK - YZY

$95 - $173

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Train China Railways Z-Class  •  25 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing Station to Zhangye Beijing

$29 - $43

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Train to Tianjin, fly  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Tianjin West
  2. Fly from Tianjin (TSN) to Zhangye (YZY) TSN - YZY

$222 - $437

Train China Railways G-Class  •  13 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing West to Baoji South
  2. Take the train from Baoji South Station to Lanzhou West Station
  3. Take the train from Lanzhou West to Zhangye West

$131 - $165

Bus, train  •  24 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Beijing to Yinchuan Nanmen Station
  2. Take the bus from Yinchuan Nanmen Station to Lanzhou
  3. Take the train from Lanzhou West to Zhangye

$106 - $116

Train China Railways K-Class  •  31 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing to Jinchang Beijing-Dunhuang
  2. Take the train from Jinchang to Zhangye Kunming-Urumqi

$39 - $55

Drive  •  18 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Beijing to Zhangye 1104.3 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Zhangye is to train which costs ¥200 - ¥300 and takes 25 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beijing to Zhangye is to fly which costs ¥650 - ¥1200 and takes 7 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Beijing to Zhangye. However, there are services departing from Beijing West and arriving at Zhangye West via Baoji South Station and Lanzhou West. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 48 min.

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The distance between Beijing and Zhangye is 1372 km. The road distance is 1766.8 km.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Zhangye without a car is to train which takes 13 h 48 min and costs ¥900 - ¥1200.

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It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to get from Beijing to Zhangye, including transfers.

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Beijing to Zhangye train services, operated by China Railways G-Class, depart from Beijing West station.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Zhangye is to fly which takes 7 h 37 min and costs ¥650 - ¥1200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥900 - ¥1200 and takes 13 h 48 min.

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There is no direct flight from Beijing Airport to Zhangye Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Beijing to Zhangye train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, arrive at Zhangye West station.

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Map of how to get from Beijing to Zhangye.
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  • Distance: 857.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 37 min

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

China Eastern Airlines, Air China and four other airlines fly from Beijing to Zhangye every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Beijing to Zhangye via Baoji South, Baoji South Station, Lanzhou West Station, and Lanzhou West in around 13 h 48 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Beijing to Zhangye via Xi An
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Tianjin to Zhangye via Xi An
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Chengdu
Website
chengduair.cc
Flights from Beijing to Zhangye via Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Tianjin to Zhangye via Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Tianjin to Zhangye via Chengdu, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $410
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Tianjin to Zhangye via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Beijing to Zhangye via Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing South to Tianjin West
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Train from Beijing West to Baoji South
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$90 - $110
1st Class Seat
$150 - $170
Business Class Seat
$280 - $330
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Baoji South Station to Lanzhou West Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$18 - $25
1st Class Seat
$24 - $35
Train from Lanzhou West to Zhangye West
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$22 - $30
1st Class Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Lanzhou West to Zhangye
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$22 - $30
1st Class Seat
$30 - $45
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Beijing Station to Zhangye
Ave. Duration
25 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$27 - $40
Hard Sleeper
$60 - $80
Soft Sleeper
$90 - $120
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Beijing to Jinchang
Ave. Duration
28 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$31 - $34
Hard Sleeper
$55 - $65
Soft Sleeper
$90 - $100
Train from Jinchang to Zhangye
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$8 - $14
Hard Sleeper
$17 - $25
Soft Sleeper
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Baidu
Website
zhidao.baidu.com
Bus from Beijing to Yinchuan Nanmen Station
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
zhidao.baidu.com
Ctrip
Phone
400-830-6666
Website
ctrip.com
Bus from Yinchuan Nanmen Station to Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
bus.ctrip.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Beijing to Zhangye is 1767 km. It takes approximately 18 h 2 min to drive from Beijing to Zhangye.

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Hainan, Djibouti Air, Chengdu and three other airlines offer flights from Beijing Airport to Zhangye Airport.

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There are 63+ hotels available in Zhangye. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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

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