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There are 10 ways to get from Qingdao to Japan by plane, subway, train, ferry, car, bus or night bus

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 to Fukuoka  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Qingdao (TAO) to Fukuoka (FUK) TAO - FUK

$49 - $275

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Fly to Osaka Kansai  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Qingdao (TAO) to Osaka Kansai (KIX) TAO - KIX

$119 - $282

Fly to Chūbu Centrair, subway  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Qingdao (TAO) to Chūbu Centrair (NGO) TAO - NGO
  2. Take the subway from Kanayama(Aichi) to Shiyakusho

$122 - $456

Fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Qingdao (TAO) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) TAO - HND

$116 - $288

Fly to Tokyo Narita, train  •  7 h 17 min

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

$111 - $391

Ferry, drive, train  •  32 h 25 min

  1. Take the ferry from Qingdao to Incheon Int'l Port
  2. Drive from Incheon Int'l Port to Busan
  3. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  4. Take the train from Hakata to Tokyo

$477 - $634

Bus, ferry, drive, train  •  33 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Qingdao 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

$509 - $695

Bus, ferry, drive, train via Busan  •  33 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Qingdao 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

$490 - $676

Bus, ferry, night bus  •  45 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Qingdao to Weihai
  2. Take the ferry from Weihai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
  3. Take the bus from Dangjin to Busan Central Bus Terminal
  4. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  5. Take the night bus from Nishitetsu Tenjin Bus Terminal to Basuta Shinjuku

$415 - $562

Bus, ferry, train, night bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Qingdao to Rizhao
  2. Take the ferry from Rizhao Port to Pyeongtaek Port
  3. Take the train from Pyeongtaek Station to Busan Station
  4. Take the ferry from Busan to Osaka
  5. Take the night bus from Universal Studios Japan to Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo

$374 - $725

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Qingdao to Japan is to fly which costs ¥330 - ¥2000 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Qingdao to Japan is to fly which costs ¥330 - ¥2000 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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The distance between Qingdao and Japan is 1688 km.

The best way to get from Qingdao to Japan without a car is to bus and ferry and night bus which takes 45 h 36 min and costs ¥2800 - ¥3900.

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Qingdao to Japan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Qingdao Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Japan is 1 h ahead of Qingdao. It is currently 8:56 AM in Qingdao and 9:56 AM in Japan.

Shandong Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Air Seoul and two other airlines offer flights from Qingdao Airport to Fukuoka Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Japan. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Qingdao to Qingdao Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs ¥20.

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Map of how to get from Qingdao to Japan.
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  • Distance: 1054.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

What companies run services between Qingdao, China and Japan?

China Eastern Airlines, Korean Air and three other airlines fly from Qingdao to Fukuoka every 4 hours.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Qingdao to Fukuoka via Incheon
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Qingdao to Osaka Kansai via Incheon
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Qingdao to Osaka Kansai via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Qingdao to Chūbu Centrair via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Haneda via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Narita via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Qingdao to Fukuoka via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Qingdao to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Qingdao to Osaka Kansai via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Osaka Kansai via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Haneda via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Haneda via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Narita via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Qingdao to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Qingdao to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Qingdao to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Qingdao to Chūbu Centrair via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Haneda via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Haneda via Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Haneda via Fukuoka, Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Narita via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Fukuoka via Incheon
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Fukuoka via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Osaka Kansai via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Qingdao to Osaka Kansai via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Qingdao to Chūbu Centrair via Incheon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Haneda via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Narita via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Qingdao to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Haneda via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Qingdao to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Haneda via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Narita via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Qingdao to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Haneda via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Haneda via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Qingdao to Osaka Kansai via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Haneda via Tianjin Binhai
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Qingdao to Tokyo Narita via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Pyeongtaek Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$17 - $22
Economy Class
$20 - $26
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Pyeongtaek Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Economy Class
$38
Standing
$32
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Qingdao to Yantai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Qingdao to Weihai
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Qingdao to Rizhao
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Dangjin to Busan Central Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Night bus from Nishitetsu Tenjin Bus Terminal to Basuta Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
14 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Nishi Tokyo Bus
Phone
042-623-1365
Website
nisitokyobus.co.jp
Night bus from Universal Studios Japan to Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$73
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Ferry operators
Weidong Ferry
Phone
+82 32 770 8000
Website
weidong.com
Ferry from Qingdao to Incheon Int'l Port
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
weidong.com
Deluxe Royal
$160
Royal
$142
Business
$124
Economy
$106
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
Yantai Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 8827
Website
yantaiferry.com
Ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Schedules at
yantaiferry.com
VIP
$213
Royal
$151
Deluxe
$133
Miraejet Kobee
Website
kobee.co.kr
Ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
kobee.co.kr
Jiadong Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 5999
Website
pjferry.co.kr
Ferry from Weihai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
pjferry.co.kr
ROY
$146
DLX
$129
FST
$111
SND
$102
Rizhao Haitong Ferry Co Ltd
Phone
+82 31 686 5896/5897
Website
rizhaoferry.co.kr
Ferry from Rizhao Port to Pyeongtaek Port
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
rizhaoferry.co.kr
Deluxe
$133
Business
$98
Panstar
Website
panstar.jp
Ferry from Busan to Osaka
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Schedules at
panstar.jp
4 Bed Cabin
$142
2 Bed Cabin
$399
2 Bed Cabin Deluxe
$444

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