There are 7 ways to get from Qingdao to Linyi by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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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Train, taxi  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Qingdao North to Tengzhou East G1858
  2. Take a taxi from Tengzhou East to Linyi

$115 - $146

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Bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Qingdao to Jinan
  2. Take the bus from Jinan Bus Terminal to Linyi

$20

5 alternative options

Train China Railways D-Class, bus  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Qingdao to Jinan Daminghu Qingdao
  2. Take the bus from Jinan Bus Terminal to Linyi

$26 - $34

Train China Railways G-Class, bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Qingdao to Jinan Beijing 2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Jinan Bus Terminal to Linyi

$31 - $38

Taxi  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Qingdao to Linyi 164.5 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Qingdao to Linyi 164.5 miles

$23 - $35

Bus, fly  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Qingdao to Yantai
  2. Fly from Yantai (YNT) to Linyi (LYI) YNT - LYI

$48 - $226

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Qingdao to Linyi. However, there are services departing from Qingdao and arriving at Linyi via Jinan Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 24 min.

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The distance between Qingdao and Linyi is 215 km. The road distance is 263.2 km.

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The best way to get from Qingdao to Linyi without a car is to train and taxi which takes 6 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Qingdao to Linyi, including transfers.

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Qingdao to Linyi bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, depart from Qingdao station.

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The quickest flight from Yantai Airport to Linyi Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Qingdao to Linyi bus services, operated by Jinan Bus Terminal, arrive at Linyi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Qingdao to Linyi is 263 km. It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to drive from Qingdao to Linyi.

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GX Airlines offers flights from Yantai Airport to Linyi Airport.

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There are 81+ hotels available in Linyi. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Qingdao to Linyi.
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  • Distance: 134.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

What companies run services between Qingdao, China and Linyi, China?

You can take a bus from Qingdao to Linyi via Jinan and Jinan Bus Terminal in around 8 h 24 min.

Airlines
GX Airlines
Website
gxairlines.com
Flights from Yantai to Linyi
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $200
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Qingdao North to Tengzhou East
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $45
1st Class Seat
$60 - $70
Business Class Seat
$120 - $140
Train from Qingdao to Jinan
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 to Jinan Daminghu
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$17 - $23
1st Class Seat
$22 - $35
Train from Qingdao to Jinan
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$17 - $23
1st Class Seat
$22 - $35
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Qingdao to Jinan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$9 - $13
Hard Sleeper
$17 - $30
Soft Sleeper
$26 - $35
Bus operators
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
Bus from Qingdao to Yantai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Jinan Bus Terminal
Website
0000369.cn
Bus from Jinan Bus Terminal to Linyi
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
0000369.cn
Other operators
Taxi from Tengzhou East to Linyi
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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