There are 5 ways to get from Shenyang to Ulan Bator by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Shenyang (SHE) to Ulan Bator (ULN) SHE - ULN

$558 - $1,010

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Train via Sanggendalai  •  32 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Shenyang North to Sanggendalai
  2. Take the train from Sanggendalai to Jining South
  3. Take the train from Jining South Station to Ulaanbaatar

$16 - $23

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  33 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Shenyang to Beijing Bawangfen
  2. Take the bus from Beijing Yongdingmen to Erenhot
  3. Take the train from Dzamyn Ude to Ulaanbaatar

$78 - $87

Train  •  36 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Shenyang North to Beijing D19 / ...
  2. Take the train from Beijing Station to Ulaanbaatar K23 International

$51 - $69

Drive  •  23 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Shenyang to Ulan Bator 1255.8 miles

$180 - $270

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No, there is no direct train from Shenyang to Ulan Bator. However, there are services departing from Shenyang North and arriving at Ulaanbaatar via Sanggendalai and Jining South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 17 min.

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The distance between Shenyang and Ulan Bator is 1467 km. The road distance is 2009.3 km.

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The best way to get from Shenyang to Ulan Bator without a car is to train which takes 32 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 28 min to get from Shenyang to Ulan Bator, including transfers.

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Shenyang to Ulan Bator train services, operated by China Railways T-Class, depart from Shenyang North station.

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The best way to get from Shenyang to Ulan Bator is to fly which takes 9 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 32 h 17 min.

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There is no direct flight from Shenyang Airport to Ulan Bator Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Shenyang to Ulan Bator train services, operated by China Railways K-Class, arrive at Ulaanbaatar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shenyang to Ulan Bator is 2009 km. It takes approximately 23 h 39 min to drive from Shenyang to Ulan Bator.

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Korean Air, MIAT and Air China offer flights from Shenyang Airport to Ulan Bator Airport.

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Map of how to get from Shenyang to Ulan Bator.
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  • Distance: 916.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 28 min

What companies run services between Shenyang, China and Ulan Bator, Mongolia?

Korean Air, MIAT and two other airlines fly from Shenyang to Ulan Bator 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Shenyang to Ulan Bator via Sanggendalai, Jining South, and Jining South Station in around 32 h 17 min.

Airlines
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Shenyang to Ulan Bator via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shenyang to Ulan Bator via Beijing
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Train operators
China Railways T-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Shenyang North to Sanggendalai
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
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Train from Sanggendalai to Jining South
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Jining South Station to Ulaanbaatar
Ave. Duration
22 h 52 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$18 - $23
Hard Sleeper
$35 - $45
Soft Sleeper
$55 - $65
Train from Dzamyn Ude to Ulaanbaatar
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$13 - $19
Hard Sleeper
$26 - $35
Soft Sleeper
$40 - $55
Train from Beijing Station to Ulaanbaatar
Ave. Duration
31 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$23 - $28
Hard Sleeper
$40 - $50
Soft Sleeper
$65 - $80
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shenyang North to Beijing
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $45
1st Class Seat
$40 - $65
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shenyang to Beijing Bawangfen
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Beijing Yongdingmen to Erenhot
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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There are 226+ hotels available in Ulan Bator. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Shenyang to Shenyang Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs .

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