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There are 6 ways to get from Catania to Harbin Ice Festival by plane, train or bus

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  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Harbin (HRB)

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Fly to Daqing, train

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Daqing (DQA)
  2. Take the train from Daqing West to Harbin

Fly to Changchun, train

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Changchun (CGQ)
  2. Take the train from Changchun West to Harbin West

Fly to Mudanjiang, train

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Mudanjiang (MDG)
  2. Take the train from Mudanjiang to Harbin

Fly to Qiqihar, train

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Qiqihar (NDG)
  2. Take the train from Qiqihar to Harbin

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Caserta
  2. Take the train from Caserta to Foggia
  3. Take the bus from Foggia to Kyiv Central Bus station
  4. Take the bus from Kyiv Central Bus station to Moscow Novoyasnevskaya
  5. Take the train from Moskva Iaroslavskaja to Harbin

Catania (CTA) to Harbin (HRB) flights

The flight time between Catania (CTA) and Harbin (HRB) is around 23h 37m and covers a distance of around 8501 km. This includes an average layover time of around 9h 8m. The fastest flight normally takes 18h. Services are operated by British Airways, China Southern Airlines, Austrian Airlines and others. Typically 84 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
14h 28m
Layover time:
9h 8m
Total time:
23h 37m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
18h
Flight distance:
8501 km
Flights per week:
84
Cheapest price:
¥2718
Carbon emissions:
1723 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
08:30
Last flight departs at:
19:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Catania (CTA) to Harbin (HRB) flight schedules

Flights departing Thursday, October 21, 2021

Italy → China
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International entry into China from Italy

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Conditions of entry into China from Italy

  • 14-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Considerations leaving from Italy

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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into China from Italy is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Harbin Ice Festival is 120.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Harbin Ice Festival is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Harbin Ice Festival is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 120.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from China.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Harbin Ice Festival is to fly which costs €370 - €1100 and takes 19h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Catania to Harbin Ice Festival is to fly which costs €370 - €1100 and takes 19h 24m.

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The distance between Catania and Harbin Ice Festival is 8507 km.

The best way to get from Catania to Harbin Ice Festival without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 days 4h and costs .

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It takes approximately 19h 24m to get from Catania to Harbin Ice Festival, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Catania Airport to Harbin Airport. The quickest flight takes 24h and has two stopovers.

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Austrian Airlines, Iberia, China Eastern Airlines and 10 other airlines offer flights from Catania Airport to Harbin Airport.

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There are 70+ hotels available in Harbin Ice Festival. Prices start at ¥750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Catania to Harbin Ice Festival.
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  • Distance: 8506.5 km
  • Duration: 19h 24m

What companies run services between Catania, Italy and Harbin Ice Festival, China?

British Airways, China Southern Airlines and 19 other airlines fly from Catania to Harbin Ice Festival every 2 hours.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Catania to Harbin via Vienna, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥18000
Flights from Catania to Harbin via Madrid, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
¥6500 - ¥22000
Flights from Catania to Harbin via Istanbul, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥2700 - ¥8000
Flights from Catania to Harbin via Amsterdam Schiphol, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥3100 - ¥9500
Flights from Catania to Harbin via Munich, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3200 - ¥9000
Flights from Catania to Daqing via Istanbul, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥2700 - ¥8000
Flights from Catania to Daqing via Madrid, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Monday
Estimated price
¥6500 - ¥22000
Flights from Catania to Daqing via Munich, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3200 - ¥9000
Flights from Catania to Daqing via Dubai, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥6000 - ¥20000
Flights from Catania to Daqing via Paris CDG, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥6000 - ¥20000
Flights from Catania to Daqing via Vienna, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥18000
Flights from Catania to Daqing via Amsterdam Schiphol, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥3100 - ¥9500
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Istanbul, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥2600 - ¥8000
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Munich, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3200 - ¥9000
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Dubai, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥6000 - ¥20000
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Vienna, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥18000
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Paris CDG, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥6000 - ¥20000
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Amsterdam Schiphol, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥9500
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Frankfurt, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥3400 - ¥9000
Flights from Catania to Mudanjiang via Istanbul, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥2700 - ¥8000
Flights from Catania to Mudanjiang via Munich, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3300 - ¥9000
Flights from Catania to Mudanjiang via Dubai, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥6000 - ¥21000
Flights from Catania to Mudanjiang via Frankfurt, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
28h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3300 - ¥9000
Flights from Catania to Mudanjiang via Paris CDG, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
28h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥6000 - ¥20000
Flights from Catania to Mudanjiang via Vienna, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
29h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥18000
Flights from Catania to Qiqihar via London Heathrow, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥3300 - ¥12000
Flights from Catania to Qiqihar via Zurich, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥7500
Flights from Catania to Qiqihar via Istanbul, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
30h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥2700 - ¥8000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Catania to Harbin via London Heathrow, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥3300 - ¥12000
Flights from Catania to Harbin via Istanbul, Xi An
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥2800 - ¥8500
Flights from Catania to Harbin via Zurich, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥7500
Flights from Catania to Daqing via London Heathrow, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥3300 - ¥12000
Flights from Catania to Changchun via London Heathrow, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥3300 - ¥12000
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Istanbul, Xi An
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥2800 - ¥8500
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Zurich, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥7500
Flights from Catania to Mudanjiang via Munich, Incheon
Ave. Duration
20h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3400 - ¥9000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Catania to Harbin via Istanbul, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥9000
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Frankfurt, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥3400 - ¥9000
Flights from Catania to Qiqihar via London Heathrow, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥3300 - ¥12000
Flights from Catania to Qiqihar via Zurich, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥7500
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Catania to Harbin via Frankfurt, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥3500 - ¥9500
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Frankfurt, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥3400 - ¥9000
Spring Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Istanbul, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥9000
Flights from Catania to Changchun via Munich, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥3600 - ¥9500
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Catania to Mudanjiang via Munich, Incheon
Ave. Duration
20h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3400 - ¥9000
China United
Website
flycua.com
Flights from Catania to Qiqihar via London Heathrow, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥3300 - ¥12000
Flights from Catania to Qiqihar via Zurich, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥7500
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Train from Daqing West to Harbin
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥70 - ¥130
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥70 - ¥100
1st Class
¥90 - ¥130
Train from Changchun West to Harbin West
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥85 - ¥170
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥85 - ¥130
1st Class
¥120 - ¥170
Train from Mudanjiang to Harbin
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥100 - ¥220
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥100 - ¥150
1st Class
¥150 - ¥220
Train from Qiqihar to Harbin
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥100 - ¥210
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥100 - ¥150
1st Class
¥140 - ¥210
China Railways G-Class
Train from Daqing West Station to Harbin
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥85 - ¥110
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥85 - ¥110
1st Class Seat
¥140 - ¥170
Business Class Seat
¥320 - ¥390
Train from Changchun West to Harbin West
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥100 - ¥140
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥100 - ¥140
1st Class Seat
¥180 - ¥220
Business Class Seat
¥390 - ¥470
Train from Mudanjiang to Harbin
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥130 - ¥170
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥130 - ¥170
1st Class Seat
¥220 - ¥260
Business Class Seat
¥470 - ¥600
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Caserta
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
¥250 - ¥350
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
¥250 - ¥350
Train from Caserta to Foggia
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥80 - ¥120
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
¥80 - ¥120
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Caserta to Foggia
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥110 - ¥410
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
¥110 - ¥150
Base Standard
¥230 - ¥310
Base Premium
¥290 - ¥410
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Caserta to Foggia
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥110 - ¥330
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
¥120 - ¥180
Smart Low Cost
¥110 - ¥160
Smart Flex
¥230 - ¥330
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Iaroslavskaja to Harbin
Ave. Duration
5 days 8h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
¥3500 - ¥5500
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Odri
Phone
+38 032 243 98 10
Email
odri.lviv@gmail.com
Website
odri-ua.com
Bus from Foggia to Kyiv Central Bus station
Ave. Duration
36h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
odri-ua.com
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Kyiv Central Bus station to Moscow Novoyasnevskaya
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥120 - ¥300
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru

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