There are 5 ways to get from Dalian to Dandong by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Dalian (Station) to Dandong Dalian - Dandong

$14 - $20

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Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Dalian South to Dandong

$12

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dalian to Dandong 192.3 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Dalian to Dandong 192.3 miles

$27 - $40

Fly  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Dalian (DLC) to Dandong (DDG) DLC - DDG

$56 - $184

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dalian South and arriving at Dandong. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dalian (Station) station and arriving at Dandong. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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The distance between Dalian and Dandong is 275 km. The road distance is 307.7 km.

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The best way to get from Dalian to Dandong without a car is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs .

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The train from Dalian (Station) to Dandong takes 2 h 37 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Dalian to Dandong bus services, operated by Dalian Bus, depart from Dalian South station.

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Dalian to Dandong train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, arrive at Dalian (Station).

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The best way to get from Dalian to Dandong is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 40 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 5 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Dalian Airport to Dandong Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Dalian to Dandong bus services, operated by Dalian Bus, arrive at Dandong station.

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Map of how to get from Dalian to Dandong.
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  • Distance: 171.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Dalian, China and Dandong, China?

China Railways D-Class operates a train from Dalian to Dandong once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, Dalian Bus operates a bus from Dalian to Dandong every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Dalian to Dandong via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Dalian to Dandong via Beijing
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Dalian to Dandong via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Dalian to Dandong via Yantai
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $170
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Dalian (Station) to Dandong
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
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2nd Class Seat
$14 - $20
1st Class Seat
$18 - $26
Bus operators
Dalian Bus
Website
dalianbus.com
Bus from Dalian South to Dandong
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
dalianbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dalian to Dandong
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150

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Dalian to Dandong train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, arrive at Dandong station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dalian to Dandong is 308 km. It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to drive from Dalian to Dandong.

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China Eastern Airlines, Joy Air, Shanghai Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Dalian Airport to Dandong Airport.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Dandong. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dalian to Dalian Airport is to line 2 subway which takes 29 min and costs .

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