There are 6 ways to get from Seoul to Harbin by train, plane, bus, subway or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, fly to Harbin, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Seoul (ICN) to Harbin (HRB) ICN - HRB
  3. Take the bus from Harbin Taipin airport to Xuanhua street

$186 - $661

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry, train  •  33 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Four Seasons Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Take the ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Dalian Harbour
  3. Take the bus from Jianshejie terminal to Changchun
  4. Take the train from Changchun to Harbin

$138 - $290

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Train, fly to Changchun  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Seoul (ICN) to Changchun (CGQ) ICN - CGQ
  3. Take the train from Changchun West to Harbin West

$186 - $425

Subway, ferry, train via Dandong  •  24 h 16 min

  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

$151 - $222

Subway, ferry, train  •  25 h 4 min

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

$161 - $332

Subway, ferry, train via Qinhuangdao Station  •  31 h 41 min

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

$139 - $291

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Harbin is to bus and ferry and train which costs ₩150,000 - ₩330,000 and takes 33 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Harbin is to train and fly and bus which costs ₩200,000 - ₩750,000 and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The distance between Seoul and Harbin is 910 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from Seoul to Harbin, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seoul Airport to Harbin Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Harbin is 1 h behind Seoul. It is currently 9:48 PM in Seoul and 8:48 PM in Harbin.

China Southern Airlines, Shandong Airlines, Kunming Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Seoul Airport to Harbin Airport.

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There are 367+ hotels available in Harbin. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Harbin.
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  • Distance: 569 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 41 min

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Harbin, China?

There is no direct connection from Seoul to Harbin. However, you can take the train to Incheon Int'l Airport T1, take the walk to Seoul airport, fly to Harbin, take the walk to Harbin Taipin airport, then take the bus to Harbin. Alternatively, you can take the train to Incheon Int'l Airport T1, take the walk to Seoul airport, fly to Changchun, take the walk to Changchun West, take the train to Harbin West, take the walk to Harbin West Station, take the line 3 subway to Yidaeryuan, then take the line 1 subway to Harbin.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Seoul to Changchun
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Seoul to Harbin
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Seoul to Changchun
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Seoul to Harbin via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Seoul to Changchun via Yantai
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Seoul to Changchun via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Seoul to Harbin via Tianjin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Seoul to Harbin via Weihai
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Seoul to Harbin via Jinan
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Seoul to Changchun via Yantai
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Seoul to Changchun via Yantai
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
China Railways G-Class
Train from Changchun West to Harbin West
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$21 - $25
1st Class Seat
$34 - $38
Business Class Seat
$65 - $80
Train from Dandong to Changchun
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 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
$110 - $140
Train from Dalian to Changchun
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$45 - $55
1st Class Seat
$75 - $90
Business Class Seat
$140 - $170
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Dandong to Changchun
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$23 - $35
1st Class Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Changchun to Harbin
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $17
1st Class Seat
$14 - $21
Train from Qinhuangdao Station to Harbin
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $55
1st Class Seat
$55 - $80
Bus operators
Nine Travel Network
Website
9tour.cn
Bus from Harbin Taipin airport to Xuanhua street
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
9tour.cn
Airport Limousine Korea
Website
airportlimousine.co.kr
Bus from Four Seasons Hotel to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
airportlimousine.co.kr
Dalian Bus
Website
dalianbus.com
Bus from Jianshejie terminal to Changchun
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
dalianbus.com
Ferry operators
Dandong Int Ferry Co
Phone
+82 32 891 3322
Website
dandongferry.co.kr
Ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Dandong
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
dandongferry.co.kr
SUI-B
$143
BUS-A
$123
BUS-B
$121
ECO
$117
DainFerry
Phone
+82 32 891 7100
Website
dainferry.co.kr
Ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Dalian Harbour
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Schedules at
dainferry.co.kr
VIP
$215
FST1(6 Person occupancy)
$121
FST2(6 Person occupancy)
$117
ECO1(12 Person occupancy)
$112
ECO2
$108
Qinin ferry
Phone
+82 32 891 9600
Website
qininferry.com
Ferry from Incheon Int'l Port to Qinhuangdao
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Schedules at
qininferry.com
Royal Suite
$224
First Class
$103

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