Directions from Lijiang to Beijing

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Recommended option

Fly from Lijiang  •  5 h 48 min

  1. LJG - PEK

$307 - $807

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. K9618 / ...

$66 - $89

5 alternative options

Train to Dali, fly  •  7 h 55 min

  1. DLU - PEK

$261 - $929

Train China Railways G-Class  •  25 h 15 min

  1. G58 / ...

$206 - $257

Bus, taxi, train  •  35 h 38 min

$187 - $221

Bus, train  •  2 days 5 h

$84 - $89

Drive  •  28 h 58 min

  1. 1713.9 miles

$240 - $360

What companies run services between Lijiang, China and Beijing, China?

Air China, Beijing Capital and eight other airlines fly from Lijiang to Beijing hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lijiang to Beijing via Lijiang, Kunming, Kunming Station, South Bus Station, Kunming South, and Jinan West in around 25 h 15 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Lijiang to Beijing via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Lijiang to Beijing via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Dali to Beijing
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Dali to Beijing via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Dali to Beijing via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Dali to Beijing via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Dali to Beijing via Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Dali to Beijing via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Dali to Beijing via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Lijiang to Beijing
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Lijiang to Beijing via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Lijiang to Beijing via Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Dali to Beijing
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Dali to Beijing via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Dali to Beijing via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Lijiang to Beijing
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Lijiang to Beijing via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Lijiang to Beijing via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Lijiang to Beijing via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Lijiang to Beijing via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Train operators
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Lijiang to Dali
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$8 - $14
Hard Sleeper
$16 - $25
Soft Sleeper
$25 - $40
Train from Lijiang to Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$12 - $18
Hard Sleeper
$24 - $35
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $50
Train from Lufeng South to Guangyuan
Ave. Duration
16 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$25 - $29
Hard Sleeper
$45 - $55
Soft Sleeper
$70 - $85
Train from Kunming to Beijing
Ave. Duration
43 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49 - $52
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$50 - $52
Hard Sleeper
$91 - $96
Soft Sleeper
$140 - $155
Train from Lijiang to Xuanwei
Ave. Duration
12 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$16 - $21
Hard Sleeper
$30 - $40
Soft Sleeper
$45 - $60
Train from Xuanwei to Beijing
Ave. Duration
40 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46 - $49
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$46 - $49
Hard Sleeper
$84 - $90
Soft Sleeper
$130 - $145
China Railways G-Class
Train from Kunming South to Jinan West
Ave. Duration
14 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$160 - $190
1st Class Seat
$270 - $310
Business Class Seat
$500 - $600
Train from Jinan West to Beijing South
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $35
1st Class Seat
$45 - $55
Business Class Seat
$95 - $110
Train from Guangyuan to Beijing West
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$100 - $120
1st Class Seat
$170 - $190
Business Class Seat
$310 - $370
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Lijiang to Kunming West
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kunming West to Lufeng South
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lijiang and Beijing is 2081 km. The road distance is 2742 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lijiang to Beijing is to bus and train which costs ¥530 - ¥570 and takes 2 days 5 h.

The quickest way to get from Lijiang to Beijing is to fly which takes 5 h 48 min and costs ¥1900 - ¥5500.

It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Lijiang to Beijing, including transfers.