There are 5 ways to get from Jinan to Kaifeng by train, taxi, car, plane or bus

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Train via Xuzhou  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the train from Jinan to Xuzhou East
  2. Take the train from Xuzhou East to Shangqiu
  3. Take the train from Shangqiu to Kaifeng

¥240 - ¥383

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Train  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the train from Jinan to Kaifeng Qingdao

¥80 - ¥120

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  3h 46m

  1. Take a taxi from Jinan to Kaifeng 362.5 km

¥600 - ¥750

Drive  •  3h 46m

  1. Drive from Jinan to Kaifeng 362.5 km

¥230 - ¥340

Fly, bus  •  8h 48m

  1. Fly from Jinan (TNA) to Zhengzhou (CGO) TNA - CGO
  2. Take the bus from Zhengzhou Airport to Kaifeng Haode Zhuanpan

¥610 - ¥1160

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The cheapest way to get from Jinan to Kaifeng is to train which costs ¥80 - ¥120 and takes 6h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Jinan to Kaifeng is to taxi which costs ¥600 - ¥750 and takes 3h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Jinan and arriving at Kaifeng. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 33m.

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The distance between Jinan and Kaifeng is 316 km. The road distance is 362.5 km.

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The best way to get from Jinan to Kaifeng without a car is to train via Xuzhou which takes 5h 24m and costs ¥240 - ¥390.

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It takes approximately 5h 24m to get from Jinan to Kaifeng, including transfers.

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Jinan to Kaifeng train services, operated by China Railways G-Class, depart from Jinan station.

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There is no direct flight from Jinan Airport to Zhengzhou Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 20m and has one stopover.

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Jinan to Kaifeng train services, operated by China Railways K-Class, arrive at Kaifeng station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jinan to Kaifeng is 362 km. It takes approximately 3h 46m to drive from Jinan to Kaifeng.

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  • Distance: 315.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 24m

What companies run services between Jinan, China and Kaifeng, China?

You can take a train from Jinan to Kaifeng via Xuzhou East and Shangqiu in around 5h 24m.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Ningbo Lishe
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥650 - ¥4400
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Luzhou
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
¥900 - ¥6000
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥550 - ¥3800
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Ordos
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥3400
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥600 - ¥2100
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Sanya
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥3300
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Shenyang
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥750 - ¥3800
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥4900
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥950 - ¥3300
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥4300
China West Air
Website
westair.cn
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Nanning
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥550 - ¥1100
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Harbin
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1400 - ¥7500
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Haikou
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1600 - ¥6500
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Incheon
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥750 - ¥3900
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Jinan to Zhengzhou via Dalian
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥2000
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Jinan to Xuzhou East
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥130 - ¥170
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥130 - ¥170
1st Class Seat
¥210 - ¥260
Business Class Seat
¥450 - ¥550
Train from Xuzhou East to Shangqiu
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥85 - ¥110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥85 - ¥110
1st Class Seat
¥140 - ¥170
Business Class Seat
¥320 - ¥390
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shangqiu to Kaifeng
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥25 - ¥80
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
¥25 - ¥35
Hard sleeper
¥65 - ¥80
Soft sleeper
¥100 - ¥120
China Railways T-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Shangqiu to Kaifeng
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥40 - ¥110
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard/Soft Seat
¥40 - ¥60
Hard Sleeper
¥90 - ¥110
Soft Sleeper
¥140 - ¥190
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Jinan to Kaifeng
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥80 - ¥120
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
¥80 - ¥120
Hard Sleeper
¥160 - ¥260
Soft Sleeper
¥250 - ¥320
Bus operators
Airports China
Bus from Zhengzhou Airport to Kaifeng Haode Zhuanpan
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥40
Schedules at
airports-china.com
Other operators
Taxi from Jinan to Kaifeng
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Estimated price
¥600 - ¥750
Jinan Taxi Dispatch
Phone
+86 531 96576

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Shanghai Airlines, Korean Air, Urumqi Airlines Co and nine other airlines offer flights from Jinan Airport to Zhengzhou Airport.

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There are 45+ hotels available in Kaifeng. Prices start at ¥750 per night.

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The best way to get from Jinan to Jinan Airport is to bus which takes 1h 29m and costs ¥20.

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