There are 6 ways to get from Chita to Harbin by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Chita to Harbin, bus  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Chita (HTA) to Harbin (HRB) HTA - HRB
  2. Take the bus from Harbin Taipin airport to Xuanhua street

$164 - $666

Cheapest option

Train China Railways K-Class  •  29 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Chita 2 to Manzhouli
  2. Take the train from Manzhouli to Harbin K7091

$66 - $118

4 alternative options

Fly Chita to Daqing, train  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Chita (HTA) to Daqing (DQA) HTA - DQA
  2. Take the train from Daqing West to Harbin

$209 - $459

Train to Manzhouli, fly to Harbin, bus  •  19 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Chita 2 to Manzhouli
  2. Fly from Manzhouli (NZH) to Harbin (HRB) NZH - HRB
  3. Take the bus from Harbin Taipin airport to Xuanhua street

$160 - $642

Train  •  35 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Chita to Harbin Vostok

$150 - $190

Drive  •  17 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Chita to Harbin 902.5 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chita to Harbin is to train which costs RUB 4100 - RUB 7500 and takes 29 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chita to Harbin is to fly and bus which costs RUB 10000 - RUB 43000 and takes 8 h.

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The distance between Chita and Harbin is 1185 km. The road distance is 1444.1 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h to get from Chita to Harbin, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chita and arriving at Harbin. Services depart once a week, and operate Tuesday. The journey takes approximately 35 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Chita, Russia and Harbin, China?

You can take a train from Chita to Harbin via Manzhouli in around 29 h 2 min.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Chita to Harbin via Hailar, Tianjin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Chita to Daqing via Hailar, Beijing
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Chita to Daqing via Hailar, Tianjin
Ave. Duration
23 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Fuzhou Airlines
Website
Flights from Chita to Harbin via Hailar
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Qingdao Airlines
Website
qdairlines.com
Flights from Chita to Harbin via Hailar
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Chita to Harbin via Khabarovsk
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Chita to Daqing via Hailar, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Manzhouli to Harbin
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Daqing West to Harbin
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $13
1st Class Seat
$10 - $15
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Chita 2 to Manzhouli
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Chita to Harbin
Ave. Duration
35 h 14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Website
pass.rzd.ru
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Manzhouli to Harbin
Ave. Duration
12 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$18 - $23
Hard Sleeper
$35 - $45
Soft Sleeper
$55 - $65
Bus operators
Nine Travel Network
Website
9tour.cn
Bus from Harbin Taipin airport to Xuanhua street
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
9tour.cn

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