There are 7 ways to get from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train China Railways G-Class  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Qingdao North to Jinan Beijing 2 / ...

$38 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Qingdao to Jinan

$19

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Qingdao Liuting airport to Qingdao Railway Station South Square
  2. Take the train from Qingdao to Jinan G276 / ...

$30 - $36

Train China Railways D-Class  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Qingdao to Jinan Daminghu Qingdao

$20 - $32

Taxi  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan 212.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan 212.6 miles

$30 - $45

Fly  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Qingdao (TAO) to Jinan (TNA) TAO - TNA

$68 - $202

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The cheapest way to get from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan is to bus which costs ¥128 and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan is to train which costs ¥260 - ¥320 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan. However, there are services departing from Qingdao Liuting airport and arriving at Jinan via Qingdao. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 59 min.

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The distance between Qingdao Airport (TAO) and Jinan is 306 km. The road distance is 340.2 km.

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The best way to get from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan without a car is to train which takes 2 h 41 min and costs ¥260 - ¥320.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan, including transfers.

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Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, depart from Qingdao station.

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The best way to get from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan is to train which takes 2 h 41 min and costs ¥260 - ¥320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥128 and takes 4 h 59 min, you could also fly, which costs ¥460 - ¥1400 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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There is no direct flight from Qingdao Airport to Jinan Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Jinan station.

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Map of how to get from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan.
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  • Distance: 191.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

What companies run services between Qingdao Airport (TAO), China and Jinan, China?

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $32 and the journey takes 2 h 24 min. China Railways D-Class also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan every 3 hours. Tickets cost $16 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Dalian
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Changchun
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Harbin
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Beijing
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Dalian
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Changchun
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Harbin
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Beijing
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Shenyang
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Changsha
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Shenyang
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Changsha
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Jinan via Seoul
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Qingdao North to Jinan
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$26 - $31
1st Class Seat
$43 - $48
Business Class Seat
$80 - $100
Train from Qingdao to Jinan
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$27 - $32
1st Class Seat
$44 - $50
Business Class Seat
$85 - $100
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Qingdao North to Jinan
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $22
1st Class Seat
$21 - $30
Train from Qingdao to Jinan Daminghu
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$17 - $23
1st Class Seat
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Qingdao Airport Company
Phone
(86+)0532-96567
Website
qdairport.com
Bus from Qingdao Liuting airport to Qingdao Railway Station South Square
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
qdairport.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Qingdao to Jinan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Qingdao Airport (TAO) to Jinan
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Jiaoyun Taxi
Phone
+86 532 8666 1661

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