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There are 7 ways to get from Karaganda to Harbin by plane, bus, train, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Karaganda, bus  •  12h 19m

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

¥2356 - ¥7063

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Train, night train  •  4 days 13h

  1. Take the train from Karaganda Pass to Omsk D
  2. Take the night train from Omsk to Charbin D

¥669 - ¥1672

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Train to Astana, fly, bus  •  15h 41m

  1. Take the train from Karaganda Pass to Nur-Sultan 1
  2. Fly from Astana (TSE) to Harbin (HRB) TSE - HRB
  3. Take the bus from Harbin Taipin airport to Xuanhua street

¥3582 - ¥8109

Train via Lanzhou  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the train from Karaganda Pass to Ürümqi
  2. Take the train from Ürümqi to Lanzhou West
  3. Take the train from Lanzhou West Station to Xi'an North
  4. Take the train from Xi'an North to Jinzhou South
  5. Take the train from Jinzhou South to Harbin

¥1859 - ¥2522

Train, bus  •  4 days 5h

  1. Take the train from Karaganda Pass to Ürümqi
  2. Take the bus from Urumqi to Pingliang East
  3. Take the bus from Pingliang East to Beijing
  4. Take the bus from Beijing Zhaogongkou to Harbin

¥1744 - ¥1874

Train  •  4 days 13h

  1. Take the train from Karaganda Pass to Omsk D
  2. Take the train from Omsk to Harbin Moscow - Beijing

¥3379 - ¥4672

Drive  •  2 days 16h

  1. Drive from Karaganda to Harbin 3684.9 miles

¥3600 - ¥5500

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The cheapest way to get from Karaganda to Harbin is to train and night train which costs $95 - $250 and takes 4 days 13h.

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The quickest way to get from Karaganda to Harbin is to fly and bus which costs $330 - $1,100 and takes 12h 19m.

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The distance between Karaganda and Harbin is 3936 km. The road distance is 5895.8 km.

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The best way to get from Karaganda to Harbin without a car is to train via Lanzhou which takes 2 days 15h and costs $260 - $370.

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It takes approximately 12h 19m to get from Karaganda to Harbin, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Karaganda Airport to Harbin Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 20m and has one stopover.

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Harbin is 2h ahead of Karaganda. It is currently 6:35 PM in Karaganda and 8:35 PM in Harbin.

Yes, the driving distance between Karaganda to Harbin is 5896 km. It takes approximately 2 days 16h to drive from Karaganda to Harbin.

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Air China, Asiana Airlines, China Southern Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Karaganda Airport to Harbin Airport.

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There are 261+ hotels available in Harbin. Prices start at ¥161 per night.

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Map of how to get from Karaganda to Harbin.
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  • Distance: 2459.7 miles
  • Duration: 12h 19m

What companies run services between Karaganda, Kazakhstan and Harbin, China?

You can take a train from Karaganda to Harbin via Karaganda Pass, Ürümqi, Lanzhou West Station, Xi'an North, and Jinzhou South in around 2 days 15h.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Karaganda to Harbin via Almaty, Incheon
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3800 - ¥8500
Flights from Karaganda to Harbin via Novosibirsk, Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥4600 - ¥14000
Flights from Astana to Harbin via Urumqi, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3400 - ¥10000
Flights from Astana to Harbin via Urumqi, Shijiazhuang Zhengding
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
¥3500 - ¥11000
Flights from Astana to Harbin via Incheon
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
¥3500 - ¥8000
Flights from Astana to Harbin via Urumqi, Xi An
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3700 - ¥11000
Ural Airlines
Website
uralairlines.com
Flights from Karaganda to Harbin via Novosibirsk
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥2300 - ¥7000
Flights from Karaganda to Harbin via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Koltsovo
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥4700 - ¥11000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Karaganda to Harbin via Novosibirsk, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥3500 - ¥11000
Flights from Astana to Harbin via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3700 - ¥12000
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Karaganda to Harbin via Almaty, Incheon
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3800 - ¥8500
Flights from Astana to Harbin via Incheon
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
¥3500 - ¥8000
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Karaganda to Harbin via Almaty, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3900 - ¥12000
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Karaganda to Harbin via Novosibirsk, Vladivostok
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
¥3600 - ¥11000
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Karaganda Pass to Nur-Sultan 1
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥35 - ¥55
Schedules at
bilet.railways.kz
Book at
bilet.railways.kz
Train from Karaganda Pass to Ürümqi
Ave. Duration
33h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
¥280 - ¥390
Schedules at
bilet.railways.kz
Book at
bilet.railways.kz
Train from Karaganda Pass to Omsk
Ave. Duration
18h 42m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
¥160 - ¥250
Schedules at
bilet.railways.kz
Book at
bilet.railways.kz
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Ürümqi to Lanzhou West
Ave. Duration
11h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥700
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥500 - ¥700
1st Class Seat
¥750 - ¥1100
Train from Lanzhou West Station to Xi'an North
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥170 - ¥240
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥170 - ¥240
1st Class Seat
¥240 - ¥340
China Railways G-Class
Train from Lanzhou West Station to Xian North Station
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥220 - ¥290
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥220 - ¥290
1st Class Seat
¥380 - ¥460
Business Class Seat
¥750 - ¥950
Train from Xi'an North to Jinzhou South
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥600 - ¥800
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥600 - ¥800
1st Class Seat
¥1000 - ¥1300
Business Class Seat
¥1900 - ¥2400
Train from Jinzhou South to Harbin
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥290 - ¥370
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥290 - ¥370
1st Class Seat
¥500 - ¥600
Business Class Seat
¥950 - ¥1200
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Omsk to Harbin
Ave. Duration
3 days 17h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
¥3200 - ¥4400
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Nine Travel Network
Website
9tour.cn
Bus from Harbin Taipin airport to Xuanhua street
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥20
Schedules at
9tour.cn
Ctrip
Phone
400-830-6666
Website
ctrip.com
Bus from Urumqi to Pingliang East
Ave. Duration
30h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥637
Schedules at
bus.ctrip.com
Bus from Pingliang East to Beijing
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥455
Schedules at
bus.ctrip.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Beijing Zhaogongkou to Harbin
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥301
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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The best way to get from Karaganda to Karaganda Airport is to taxi which takes 24m and costs $5 - $7.

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