There are 3 ways to get from Tianjin to Ulan Bator by train, plane or car

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Train, fly  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Tianjin to Beijing South
  2. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Ulan Bator (ULN) PEK - ULN

$179 - $448

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Train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Tianjin West Station to Beijing Station
  2. Take the train from Beijing to Naushki
  3. Take the train from Naushki to Ulan-Bator

$213 - $270

Drive  •  18 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Tianjin to Ulan Bator 906.1 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Tianjin to Ulan Bator is to drive which costs ¥850 - ¥1300 and takes 18 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tianjin to Ulan Bator is to train and fly which costs ¥1200 - ¥3100 and takes 6 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tianjin station to Ulan Bator. However, there are services departing from Tianjin West Station and arriving at Ulan-Bator via Beijing and Naushki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5 h.

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The distance between Tianjin and Ulan Bator is 1278 km. The road distance is 1449.7 km.

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The best way to get from Tianjin to Ulan Bator without a car is to train which takes 2 days 5 h and costs ¥1400 - ¥1900.

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Tianjin to Ulan Bator, including transfers.

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Tianjin to Ulan Bator train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, arrive at Tianjin West Station.

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The quickest flight from Beijing Airport to Ulan Bator Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Tianjin to Ulan Bator train services, operated by Russian Railways, arrive at Ulan-Bator station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tianjin to Ulan Bator is 1450 km. It takes approximately 18 h 4 min to drive from Tianjin to Ulan Bator.

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Air China and MIAT offer flights from Beijing Airport to Ulan Bator Airport.

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There are 230+ hotels available in Ulan Bator. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tianjin to Ulan Bator.
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  • Distance: 798.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Tianjin to Ulan Bator via Beijing Station, Beijing, and Naushki in around 2 days 5 h.

Airlines
MIAT
Website
miat.com
Flights from Beijing to Ulan Bator
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Beijing to Ulan Bator
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Tianjin to Beijing South
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Tianjin to Beijing South
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$7 - $10
1st Class Seat
$7 - $11
Train from Tianjin West Station to Beijing Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$7 - $11
1st Class Seat
$7 - $11
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Beijing to Naushki
Ave. Duration
39 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Naushki to Ulan-Bator
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
pass.rzd.ru

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