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

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Harbin  •  21h 3m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Harbin (HRB) ORD - HRB

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Daqing, train  •  24h 26m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Daqing (DQA) ORD - DQA
  2. Take the train from Daqing West to Harbin

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Changchun, train  •  22h 12m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Changchun (CGQ) ORD - CGQ
  2. Take the train from Changchun West to Harbin West

Bus to Milwaukee, fly to Harbin  •  25h 23m

  1. Take the bus from O'Hare Term 1,2,3 to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Harbin (HRB) MKE - HRB

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Qiqihar, train  •  26h 35m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Qiqihar (NDG) ORD - NDG
  2. Take the train from Qiqihar to Harbin

Train, bus to Madison, fly to Harbin  •  29h 11m

  1. Take the train from Elgin to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Chicago Union Station to Madison Amtrak Bus Stop
  3. Fly from Madison (MSN) to Harbin (HRB) MSN - HRB

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The cheapest way to get from Elgin to Harbin Ice Festival is to fly which costs $210 - $800 and takes 21h 3m.

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The fastest way to get from Elgin to Harbin Ice Festival is to fly which takes 21h 3m and costs $210 - $800.

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The distance between Elgin and Harbin Ice Festival is 9658 km.

It takes approximately 21h 3m to get from Elgin to Harbin Ice Festival, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Harbin Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 55m and has one stopover.

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China Southern Airlines, Air Canada, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Harbin Airport.

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  • Distance: 9658.2 km
  • Duration: 21h 3m

What companies run services between Elgin, IL, USA and Harbin Ice Festival, China?

United Airlines, Air China and four other airlines fly from Elgin to Harbin Ice Festival every 4 hours.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Harbin via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥1500 - ¥4100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Harbin via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1700 - ¥4400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Daqing via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥2700 - ¥7500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Daqing via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥8000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Changchun via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥2700 - ¥7500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Changchun via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2900 - ¥8000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Changchun via Shanghai Pudong, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥8000
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Chicago O'Hare, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h 38m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥5500
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Los Angeles, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥7000 - ¥19000
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Toronto, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2300 - ¥6000
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Washington Dulles, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2100 - ¥5500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Qiqihar via Detroit, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥2300 - ¥8500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Qiqihar via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
29h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥2700 - ¥7500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Qiqihar via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
21h 13m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥13000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Qiqihar via Seattle, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥2300 - ¥8500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Qiqihar via Shanghai Pudong, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
33h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥3100 - ¥8000
Flights from Madison to Harbin via Chicago O'Hare, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥2200 - ¥6000
Flights from Madison to Harbin via Washington Dulles, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2400 - ¥6500
Flights from Madison to Harbin via Newark, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
¥2400 - ¥6500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Harbin via Toronto, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1800 - ¥4600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Harbin via Vancouver, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥13000
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Toronto, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2300 - ¥6000
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Chicago O'Hare, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h 38m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥5500
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Washington Dulles, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2100 - ¥5500
Flights from Madison to Harbin via Chicago O'Hare, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥2200 - ¥6000
Flights from Madison to Harbin via Washington Dulles, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2400 - ¥6500
Flights from Madison to Harbin via Newark, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
¥2400 - ¥6500
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Harbin via Detroit, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
19h 31m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥4700
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Detroit, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1600 - ¥6000
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Detroit, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
20h 52m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥1700 - ¥6500
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
22h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2100 - ¥9000
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Seattle, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1600 - ¥6000
Flights from Madison to Harbin via Detroit, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1800 - ¥7000
Flights from Madison to Harbin via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2400 - ¥10000
Flights from Madison to Harbin via Detroit, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥2000 - ¥7500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Detroit, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
22h 22m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥1700 - ¥6500
Flights from Madison to Harbin via Detroit, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥2000 - ¥7500
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Harbin via Chicago O'Hare, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2100 - ¥5500
Flights from Madison to Harbin via Chicago O'Hare, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥2400 - ¥6500
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Madison to Harbin via Detroit, Incheon
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
¥1800 - ¥7000
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 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
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metra.com
Train from Elgin to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥35 - ¥55
Website
Metra
Bus operators
Wisconsin Coach Lines
Phone
+1 262-671-2538
Email
wisconsincoach@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from O'Hare Term 1,2,3 to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥34 - ¥35
Schedules at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Commuter and Intercity
¥34 - ¥35
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Chicago Union Station to Madison Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago Union Station to Madison, WI-Lake St.
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥204
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com

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