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There are 5 ways to get from Istanbul to Harbin Ice Festival by plane, train or car

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  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Harbin (HRB)

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Fly to Changchun, train

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Changchun (CGQ)
  2. Take the train from Changchun West to Harbin West

Fly to Daqing, train

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Daqing (DQA)
  2. Take the train from Daqing West to Harbin

Fly to Mudanjiang, train

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Mudanjiang (MDG)
  2. Take the train from Mudanjiang to Harbin

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  1. Drive from Istanbul to Harbin Ice Festival
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No, entry into China from Turkey is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Harbin Ice Festival is 120.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Harbin Ice Festival is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Harbin Ice Festival is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 120.

No, returning to Turkey from China is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 22 Sep 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Harbin Ice Festival is to fly and train which costs 9.500 ₺ - 32.000 ₺ and takes 17h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Harbin Ice Festival is to fly which costs 11.000 ₺ - 40.000 ₺ and takes 12h 54m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Harbin Ice Festival is 7382 km. The road distance is 10301.5 km.

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It takes approximately 12h 54m to get from Istanbul to Harbin Ice Festival, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Istanbul Airport to Harbin Airport. The quickest flight takes 17h 55m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Harbin Ice Festival is 10302 km. It takes approximately 5 days 0h to drive from Istanbul to Harbin Ice Festival.

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China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Mahan Air and three other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Harbin Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Harbin Ice Festival. Prices start at ¥750 per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs 150 ₺ - 190 ₺.

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Map of how to get from Istanbul to Harbin Ice Festival.
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  • Distance: 7381.9 km
  • Duration: 12h 54m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Harbin Ice Festival, China?

Turkish Airlines, Air China and eight other airlines fly from Istanbul to Harbin Ice Festival hourly.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Istanbul to Harbin via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4100 - ¥15000
Flights from Istanbul to Harbin via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3800 - ¥16000
Flights from Istanbul to Harbin via Vienna, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥10000 - ¥29000
Flights from Istanbul to Harbin via Dubai, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥6000 - ¥20000
Flights from Istanbul to Changchun via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥3500 - ¥12000
Flights from Istanbul to Changchun via Athens, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥8000 - ¥24000
Flights from Istanbul to Changchun via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3200 - ¥14000
Flights from Istanbul to Changchun via Dubai, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥8500 - ¥25000
Flights from Istanbul to Daqing via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥3500 - ¥13000
Flights from Istanbul to Daqing via Tehran Imam Khomeini, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3300 - ¥14000
Flights from Istanbul to Daqing via Athens, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥8500 - ¥24000
Flights from Istanbul to Daqing via Dubai, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
19h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥7000 - ¥21000
Flights from Istanbul to Daqing via Abu Dhabi, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
¥3800 - ¥13000
Flights from Istanbul to Mudanjiang via Athens, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥8500 - ¥25000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Harbin via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4800 - ¥17000
Flights from Istanbul to Harbin via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥18000
Flights from Istanbul to Changchun via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
¥4300 - ¥15000
Flights from Istanbul to Daqing via Xi An, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥3900 - ¥14000
Flights from Istanbul to Mudanjiang via Tashkent, Incheon
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥13000
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Mudanjiang via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥3600 - ¥13000
Flights from Istanbul to Mudanjiang via Dubai, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥17000
Flights from Istanbul to Mudanjiang via Cairo, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥3900 - ¥12000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Harbin via Xi An
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥4400 - ¥16000
Spring Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Istanbul to Changchun via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4000 - ¥14000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Istanbul to Changchun via Incheon
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
¥3700 - ¥13000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Mudanjiang via Tashkent, Incheon
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥13000
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
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
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 Mudanjiang to Harbin
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥130 - ¥170
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥130 - ¥170
1st Class Seat
¥220 - ¥260
Business Class Seat
¥460 - ¥600
China Railways D-Class
Train from Changchun West to Harbin West
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥85 - ¥170
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥85 - ¥130
1st Class
¥120 - ¥170
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 Mudanjiang to Harbin
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥100 - ¥220
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥100 - ¥150
1st Class
¥150 - ¥220

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