There are 4 ways to get from Tianjin to Dalian by train, bus, car, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Tianjin West to Dalian North Beijing-Dalian / ...

$57 - $65

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Bus  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Tian Jin to Jianshejie terminal

$21

2 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Tianjin to Yantai Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Yantai Port to Dalian Harbour

$111 - $135

Fly  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Tianjin (TSN) to Dalian (DLC) TSN - DLC

$53 - $213

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tian Jin and arriving at Jianshejie terminal. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 20 min.

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The distance between Tianjin and Dalian is 383 km.

The best way to get from Tianjin to Dalian without a car is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Tianjin to Dalian, including transfers.

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Tianjin to Dalian bus services, operated by Dalian Bus, depart from Tian Jin station.

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The best way to get from Tianjin to Dalian is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 20 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Tianjin Airport to Dalian Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Tianjin to Dalian bus services, operated by Dalian Bus, arrive at Jianshejie terminal station.

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China Southern Airlines, Air China and Tianjin Airlines offer flights from Tianjin Airport to Dalian Airport.

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There are 304+ hotels available in Dalian. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tianjin to Dalian.
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  • Distance: 239.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between Tianjin, China and Dalian, China?

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Tianjin to Dalian 3 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $65 and the journey takes 3 h 54 min. Alternatively, Dalian Bus operates a bus from Tianjin to Dalian twice daily. Tickets cost $21 and the journey takes 12 h 20 min.

Airlines
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Tianjin to Dalian
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Tianjin to Dalian
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Tianjin to Dalian
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Tianjin West to Dalian North
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$55 - $65
1st Class Seat
$90 - $110
Business Class Seat
$170 - $210
Bus operators
Dalian Bus
Website
dalianbus.com
Bus from Tian Jin to Jianshejie terminal
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
dalianbus.com
Ferry operators
Dalian Yantai Ferry
Website
dlpazl.com
Car ferry from Yantai Port to Dalian Harbour
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
dlpazl.com

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

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