There are 4 ways to get from Harbin to North Korea by bus, plane or train

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

Bus, fly to Pyongyang  •  8 h 31 min

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

$163 - $393

Cheapest option

Bus, fly to Jinzhou, train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Xuanhua street to Harbin Taipin airport
  2. Fly from Harbin (HRB) to Jinzhou (JNZ) HRB - JNZ
  3. Take the train from Jinzhou South to Dandong

$117 - $380

2 alternative options

Train via Zabaykalsk  •  5 days 10 h

  1. Take the train from Harbin to Zabaykalsk
  2. Take the train from Zabajkalsk to Karymskaia AVE
  3. Take the train from Karymskaia to Ussuriisk AVE
  4. Take the train from Ussuriisk to Pyongyang

$299 - $482

Train  •  6 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Charbin to Karymskaia
  2. Take the train from Karymskaia to Tumangan
  3. Take the train from Tumangan to Pyongyang

$216 - $413

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Harbin to North Korea is to bus and fly which costs ¥1100 - ¥2700 and takes 8 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harbin to North Korea is to bus and fly which costs ¥1100 - ¥2700 and takes 8 h 31 min.

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The distance between Harbin and North Korea is 599 km.

It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Harbin to North Korea, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Harbin, China and North Korea?

You can take a train from Harbin to Pyongyang via Zabaykalsk, Zabajkalsk, Karymskaia, Ussuriisk, and Pyongyang in around 5 days 10 h.

Airlines
Air Koryo
Website
airkoryo.com.kp
Flights from Harbin to Pyongyang via Beijing
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Harbin to Pyongyang via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Harbin to Pyongyang via Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Harbin to Pyongyang via Qingdao, Beijing
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Lucky Air Co. Ltd.
Website
luckyair.net
Flights from Harbin to Jinzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Jinzhou South to Dandong
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $40
1st Class Seat
$55 - $65
Business Class Seat
$100 - $130
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Harbin to Zabaykalsk
Ave. Duration
18 h 43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Zabajkalsk to Karymskaia
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$13 - $19
2nd Class (Kupé)
$18 - $27
Train from Karymskaia to Ussuriisk
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$45 - $70
2nd Class (Kupé)
$85 - $130
Train from Ussuriisk to Pyongyang
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Karymskaia to Tumangan
Ave. Duration
2 days 23 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
pass.rzd.ru
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Charbin to Karymskaia
Ave. Duration
47 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Tumangan to Pyongyang
Ave. Duration
28 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Nine Travel Network
Website
9tour.cn
Bus from Xuanhua street to Harbin Taipin airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
9tour.cn

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