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There are 8 ways to get from Myeongdong (Station) to Harbin Ice Festival by plane, bus, train, subway or ferry

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Fly Seoul Gimpo to Harbin  •  10h 15m

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Harbin (HRB) GMP - HRB

Cheapest option

Bus to Incheon, fly to Harbin  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Aloft Seoul Myeongdong Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Harbin (HRB) ICN - HRB

6 alternative options

Bus to Incheon, fly to Daqing, train  •  10h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Aloft Seoul Myeongdong Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Daqing (DQA) ICN - DQA
  3. Take the train from Daqing West to Harbin

Bus to Incheon, fly to Mudanjiang, train  •  8h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Aloft Seoul Myeongdong Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Incheon (ICN) to Mudanjiang (MDG) ICN - MDG
  3. Take the train from Mudanjiang to Harbin

Subway, ferry, train  •  24h 36m

  1. Take the subway from City Hall Station to Incheon Station 1
  2. Take the ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Dalian Port
  3. Take the train from Dalian North to Harbin West

Subway, ferry, train via Dandong  •  25h 50m

  1. Take the subway from City Hall Station to Incheon Station 1
  2. Take the ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Dandong
  3. Take the train from Dandong to Changchun
  4. Take the train from Changchun to Harbin

Bus, ferry, train  •  30h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Aloft Seoul Myeongdong Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Take the ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Dalian Port
  3. Take the bus from Dalian south terminal to Shenyang Station
  4. Take the train from Shenyang to Harbin West

Subway, ferry, train #2  •  32h 38m

  1. Take the subway from City Hall Station to Incheon Station 1
  2. Take the ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Dalian Port
  3. Take the train from Dalian to Harbin West

Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Harbin (HRB) flights

The flight time between Seoul Gimpo (GMP) and Harbin (HRB) is around 9h 14m and covers a distance of around 898 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 47m. The fastest flight normally takes 6h 15m. Services are operated by Asiana Airlines, Air China, Korean Air and others. Typically 98 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
5h 26m
Layover time:
3h 47m
Total time:
9h 14m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
6h 15m
Flight distance:
898 km
Flights per week:
98
Cheapest price:
¥847
Carbon emissions:
182 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
07:00
Last flight departs at:
16:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Harbin (HRB) flight schedules

South Korea → China
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Conditions of entry into China from South Korea

  • 14-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
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Considerations leaving from South Korea

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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into China from South Korea 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, but conditions apply when returning to South Korea from China.

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Last updated: 20 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Myeongdong (Station) to Harbin Ice Festival is to bus and fly which costs ₩110,000 - ₩250,000 and takes 6h 40m.

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The fastest way to get from Myeongdong (Station) to Harbin Ice Festival is to bus and fly which takes 6h 40m and costs ₩110,000 - ₩250,000.

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The distance between Myeongdong (Station) and Harbin Ice Festival is 915 km.

The best way to get from Myeongdong (Station) to Harbin Ice Festival without a car is to subway and ferry and train which takes 24h 36m and costs ₩210,000 - ₩250,000.

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It takes approximately 10h 15m to get from Myeongdong (Station) to Harbin Ice Festival, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Harbin Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 50m and has one stopover.

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Shandong Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Air Busan and four other airlines offer flights from Seoul Gimpo Airport to Harbin Airport.

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There are 70+ hotels available in Harbin Ice Festival. Prices start at ¥750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Myeongdong (Station) to Harbin Ice Festival.
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  • Distance: 914.6 km
  • Duration: 10h 15m

What companies run services between Myeongdong (Station), South Korea and Harbin Ice Festival, China?

Asiana Airlines, Air China and five other airlines fly from Myeongdong (Station) to Harbin Ice Festival hourly.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Harbin via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1800 - ¥6000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Harbin via Beijing Capital, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥850 - ¥4900
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Harbin via Cheju, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3600 - ¥4600
Flights from Incheon to Daqing via Tianjin Binhai
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥4300
Flights from Incheon to Daqing via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥4300
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Harbin via Gimhae, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥3800 - ¥7000
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Harbin via Shanghai Hongqiao, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4400 - ¥8000
Flights from Incheon to Daqing via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥2300 - ¥4500
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Incheon to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥2900
Flights from Incheon to Daqing via Dalian
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥4700
Flights from Incheon to Daqing via Qingdao, Shenyang
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1500 - ¥5500
Flights from Incheon to Mudanjiang
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥2600
Shandong Airlines
Website
sda.cn
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Harbin via Cheju, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3600 - ¥4600
Flights from Incheon to Daqing via Dalian
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥330 - ¥2700
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Harbin via Shanghai Hongqiao, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1400 - ¥3800
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Incheon to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥480 - ¥1200
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Incheon to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥2900
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Incheon to Mudanjiang
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥2600
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
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 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥100 - ¥220
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥100 - ¥150
1st Class
¥150 - ¥220
Train from Dandong to Changchun
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥160 - ¥360
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥160 - ¥230
1st Class
¥250 - ¥360
Train from Changchun to Harbin
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥90 - ¥190
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥90 - ¥130
1st Class
¥130 - ¥190
China Railways G-Class
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
¥470 - ¥600
Train from Dalian North to Harbin West
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥340 - ¥440
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥340 - ¥440
1st Class Seat
¥550 - ¥700
Business Class Seat
¥1100 - ¥1400
Train from Shenyang to Harbin West
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥210 - ¥270
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥210 - ¥270
1st Class Seat
¥350 - ¥420
Business Class Seat
¥700 - ¥850
Seoul Metro
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Dalian to Harbin West
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥90 - ¥260
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Bus operators
Kal Limousine
Website
kallimousine.com
Bus from Aloft Seoul Myeongdong Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥87
Schedules at
kallimousine.com
Dalian Bus
Website
dalianbus.com
Bus from Dalian south terminal to Shenyang Station
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥98
Schedules at
dalianbus.com
Ferry operators
DainFerry
Phone
+82 32 891 7100
Website
dainferry.co.kr
Ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Dalian Port
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
¥690 - ¥750
Schedules at
dainferry.co.kr
VIP
¥1280
FST1(6 Person occupancy)
¥766
FST2(6 Person occupancy)
¥741
ECO1(12 Person occupancy)
¥717
ECO2
¥692
Dandong Int Ferry Co
Phone
+82 32 891 3322
Website
dandongferry.co.kr
Ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Dandong
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
¥790 - ¥830
Schedules at
dandongferry.co.kr
SUI
¥1410
SUI-B
¥948
BUS-A
¥823
BUS-B
¥812
ECO
¥790

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