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There are 8 ways to get from Datong to Caofeidian by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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

Train

  1. Take the train from Datong South station to Beijing North station
  2. Take the train from Beijing to Caofeidiandong

Cheapest option

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Datong Xinnan to Beijing Liuliqiao
  2. Take the train from Beijing to Caofeidiandong

6 alternative options

Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Datong Xinnan to Beijing Liuliqiao
  2. Take the bus from Bcia T2 to Tangshan
  3. Take a taxi from Tangshan to Caofeidian

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Datong to Caofeidian

Drive

  1. Drive from Datong to Caofeidian

Bus to Hohhot, fly to Tangshan, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Datong bus station to hohhot Station
  2. Fly from Hohhot (HET) to Tangshan (TVS)
  3. Take a taxi from Tangshan to Caofeidian

Train to Datong Yungang, fly to Tianjin Binhai, train

  1. Take the train from Datong to Huairen East
  2. Fly from Datong Yungang (DAT) to Tianjin Binhai (TSN)
  3. Take the train from Tianjin West to Tangshan
  4. Take the train from Tangshan to Caofeidiandong

Bus to Hohhot, fly to Beijing Capital, train

  1. Take the bus from Datong bus station to hohhot Station
  2. Fly from Hohhot (HET) to Beijing Capital (PEK)
  3. Take the train from Beijing to Caofeidiandong
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Caofeidian is 120.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Caofeidian is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Caofeidian is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Datong to Caofeidian is to bus and train which costs ¥260 - ¥370 and takes 9h 32m.

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The fastest way to get from Datong to Caofeidian is to taxi which takes 5h 47m and costs ¥950 - ¥1200.

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The distance between Datong and Caofeidian is 451 km. The road distance is 559.4 km.

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The best way to get from Datong to Caofeidian without a car is to train which takes 6h 22m and costs ¥290 - ¥470.

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It takes approximately 6h 22m to get from Datong to Caofeidian, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Hohhot Airport to Tangshan Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Datong to Caofeidian is 559 km. It takes approximately 5h 47m to drive from Datong to Caofeidian.

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Beijing Capital and Hebei offer flights from Hohhot Airport to Tangshan Airport.

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Map of how to get from Datong to Caofeidian.
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  • Distance: 451 km
  • Duration: 6h 22m

What companies run services between Datong, Shanxi, China and Caofeidian, China?

You can take a train from Datong to Caofeidian via Datong South station, Beijing North station, Xizhimen Station, Beijing station, Beijing, and Caofeidiandong in around 6h 22m.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Hohhot to Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥3200
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Datong Yungang to Tianjin Binhai
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥100 - ¥1500
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Hohhot to Tangshan
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥150 - ¥1700
Hebei
Website
hbhk.com.cn
Flights from Hohhot to Tangshan via Shijiazhuang Zhengding
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥190 - ¥1800
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Datong South station to Beijing North station
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥140 - ¥190
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥140 - ¥190
1st Class Seat
¥240 - ¥290
Business Class Seat
¥500 - ¥650
Train from Tianjin West to Tangshan
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥65 - ¥90
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥65 - ¥90
1st Class Seat
¥100 - ¥130
Business Class Seat
¥260 - ¥320
China Railways D-Class
Train from Beijing to Caofeidiandong
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥95 - ¥190
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥95 - ¥130
1st Class
¥130 - ¥190
Train from Tianjin West to Tangshan
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥55 - ¥100
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥55 - ¥80
1st Class
¥70 - ¥100
Train from Tangshan to Caofeidiandong
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥45 - ¥75
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥45 - ¥65
1st Class
¥50 - ¥75
China Railways K-Class
Train from Datong to Huairen East
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥17 - ¥60
Website
Trip.com
Hard Seat
¥17 - ¥23
Hard sleeper
¥50 - ¥60
Soft sleeper
¥75 - ¥95
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Email
bus@chinatrainguide.com
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Datong Xinnan to Beijing Liuliqiao
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥129
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Beijing Airport coaches
Website
bcia.com.cn
Bus from Bcia T2 to Tangshan
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥100
Schedules at
en.bcia.com.cn
bus
Bus from Datong bus station to hohhot Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥90
Schedules at
987654.com
Other operators
Taxi from Tangshan to Caofeidian
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
¥140 - ¥170
Tangshan Taxi Dispatch
Phone
+86 315 223082

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