There are 9 ways to get from Beijing to Tokyo by plane, train, ferry, car, bus or car ferry

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 Beijing to Tokyo Haneda  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) PEK - HND

$159 - $362

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Train to Tianjin, fly to Tokyo Narita, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Tianjin West Station
  2. Fly from Tianjin (TSN) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) TSN - NRT
  3. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tokyo

$113 - $394

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Fly Beijing to Tokyo Narita, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) PEK - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Tokyo

$176 - $350

Train to Tianjin, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Tianjin West Station
  2. Fly from Tianjin (TSN) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) TSN - HND

$151 - $396

Train, ferry, drive  •  35 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Yantai
  2. Take the ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
  3. Drive from Pyeongtaek Port to Busan
  4. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  5. Take the train from Hakata to Tokyo

$558 - $762

Train, ferry, drive, bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Yantai
  2. Take the ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
  3. Drive from Pyeongtaek Port to Donghae
  4. Take the ferry from Donghae to Sakaiminato
  5. Take the bus from Yonago Office to Meishin Ōyamazaki
  6. Take the bus from Meishin Ōyamazaki to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit

$474 - $595

Train, carferry  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Shanghai Hongqiao
  2. Take the carferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
  3. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Tokyo

$367 - $481

Train, car ferry, bus  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Shanghai Hongqiao
  2. Take the car ferry from Shanghai to Osaka
  3. Take the bus from Universal Studios Japan to Kyōto
  4. Take the train from Kyoto to Tokyo

$398 - $521

Train, carferry, bus  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Shanghai Hongqiao
  2. Take the carferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Osaka Kobe Airport to Kousoku Naruto
  4. Take the bus from Expressway Naruto to Tokyo

$367 - $441

Questions & Answers

The distance between Beijing and Tokyo is 2101 km.

The best way to get from Beijing to Tokyo without a car is to train and carferry which takes 2 days 9 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Beijing to Tokyo, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Beijing Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Tokyo is 1 h ahead of Beijing. It is currently 6:17 PM in Beijing and 7:17 PM in Tokyo.

Hainan, China Eastern Airlines, Air China and three other airlines offer flights from Beijing Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport.

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There are 2294+ hotels available in Tokyo. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Beijing Airport is to subway which takes 30 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Beijing to Tokyo.
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  • Distance: 1312.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 18 min

What companies run services between Beijing, China and Tokyo, Japan?

Air China, Hainan and six other airlines fly from Beijing to Tokyo hourly.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita via Dalian
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Tianjin to Tokyo Narita via Dalian
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita via Nagoya
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Tianjin to Tokyo Haneda via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $850
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda via Nagoya
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Tianjin to Tokyo Haneda via Nagoya
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Tianjin to Tokyo Haneda via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda via Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Tianjin to Tokyo Narita via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Tianjin to Tokyo Narita via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Tianjin to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Pakistan International Airlines
Website
www4.piac.com.pk
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Narita via Nagoya
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Okay Airways
Website
okair.net
Flights from Tianjin to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Tianjin to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Spring Airlines Japan
Website
en.ch.com
Flights from Tianjin to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Train operators
China Railways C-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Beijing South to Tianjin West Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing South to Tianjin West
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Train from Beijing South to Yantai
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$60 - $75
1st Class Seat
$100 - $120
Business Class Seat
$190 - $230
Train from Beijing South to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $100
1st Class Seat
$140 - $160
Business Class Seat
$260 - $310
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$200 - $280
Reserved seat
$220 - $280
Green seat
$290 - $390
Train from Shin-Kobe to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$110 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $150
Green seat
$160 - $220
Train from Kyoto to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $140
Reserved seat
$110 - $140
Green seat
$140 - $190
Bus operators
Keihan Bus
Phone
077-531-2121
Website
keihanbus.jp
Bus from Yonago Office to Meishin Ōyamazaki
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
keihanbus.jp
Bus from Universal Studios Japan to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
JR Bus Kanto
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Meishin Ōyamazaki to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Expressway Naruto to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Kobe Airport to Kousoku Naruto
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp
Ferry operators
Yantai Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 8827
Website
yantaiferry.com
Ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Schedules at
yantaiferry.com
VIP
$212
Royal
$151
Deluxe
$133
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
DBS Cruise Ferry
Phone
+7 4232 30 2704
Website
dbsferry.co.kr
Ferry from Donghae to Sakaiminato
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$157
Schedules at
dbsferry.co.kr
Xin Jian Zhen
Website
shinganjin.com
Car ferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
Ave. Duration
47 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$170 - $230
Schedules at
shinganjin.com
2nd Class B
$178
1st Class
$223
Special Class
$356
VIP
$889
Shanghai Ferry Company
Website
shanghai-ferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Shanghai to Osaka
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$170 - $230
Schedules at
shanghai-ferry.co.jp
2nd Class B
$178
1st Class
$223
Special Class
$356
VIP
$889

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