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

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  •  6 h 20 min

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

$185 - $449

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  24 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Tianjin West to Beijing South
  2. Take the bus from Beijing Muxiyuan to Erenhot
  3. Take the train from Erljan to Ulan-Bator

$52 - $78

1 alternative option

Drive  •  18 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Tianjin to Ulan Bator 906.1 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tianjin to Ulan Bator is to train and bus which costs ¥330 - ¥500 and takes 24 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tianjin to Ulan Bator is to train and fly which takes 6 h 20 min and costs ¥1100 - ¥2900.

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The distance between Tianjin and Ulan Bator is 1278 km. The road distance is 1450 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Tianjin to Ulan Bator, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Tianjin to Ulan Bator. However, you can take the train to Beijing South, take the walk to Beijing South station, take the bus to Bcia T1, take the walk to Beijing airport, fly to Ulan Bator, then take the taxi to Ulan Bator. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Tianjin to Ulan Bator via Beijing South, Beijing Muxiyuan, Erenhot, and Erljan in around 24 h 34 min.

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 West to Beijing South
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Tianjin West to Beijing South
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$7 - $10
1st Class Seat
$7 - $10
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Erljan to Ulan-Bator
Ave. Duration
12 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Beijing Muxiyuan to Erenhot
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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