There are 5 ways to get from Ulan Bator to Hohhot by plane, train 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

Fly to Hohhot  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Ulan Bator (ULN) to Hohhot (HET) ULN - HET

$329 - $560

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from Ulan-Bator to Naushki
  2. Take the train from Naushki to Beijing
  3. Take the train from Beijing to Jining South
  4. Take the train from Jining South to Hohhot

$192 - $263

3 alternative options

Fly to Baotou, train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Ulan Bator (ULN) to Baotou (BAV) ULN - BAV
  2. Take the train from Baotou East to Hohhot

$335 - $620

Fly to Ulanqab Airport, train  •  12 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Ulan Bator (ULN) to Ulanqab Airport (UCB) ULN - UCB
  2. Take the train from Jining South to Hohhot

$345 - $594

Drive  •  15 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Ulan Bator to Hohhot 722.4 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ulan Bator to Hohhot is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 15 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ulan Bator to Hohhot is to fly which costs $320 - $600 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The distance between Ulan Bator and Hohhot is 875 km. The road distance is 1155.8 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Ulan Bator to Hohhot, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Ulan Bator to Hohhot. However, there are services departing from Ulan-Bator and arriving at Hohhot via Naushki, Beijing and Jining South. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 6 h.

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

Air China, MIAT and three other airlines fly from Ulan Bator to Hohhot 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ulan Bator to Hohhot via Naushki, Beijing, Beijing, and Jining South in around 3 days 6 h.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Ulan Bator to Hohhot via Beijing
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Ulan Bator to Hohhot via Beijing, Dalian
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Ulan Bator to Hohhot via Beijing, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Ulan Bator to Baotou via Beijing
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Ulan Bator to Ulanqab Airport via Beijing
Ave. Duration
10 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Ulan Bator to Ulanqab Airport via Beijing, Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Ulan Bator to Hohhot via Manzhouli
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $2,000
Flights from Ulan Bator to Ulanqab Airport via Beijing
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $550
China Express Airlines
Website
chinaexpressair.com
Flights from Ulan Bator to Hohhot via Manzhouli
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $2,000
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Ulan Bator to Baotou via Beijing
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Baotou East to Hohhot
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$8 - $12
1st Class Seat
$9 - $13
Train from Jining South to Hohhot
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $12
1st Class Seat
$9 - $14
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Ulan-Bator to Naushki
Ave. Duration
27 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$12 - $19
2nd Class (Kupé)
$17 - $25
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Ulan-Bator to Naushki
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Naushki to Beijing
Ave. Duration
39 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Website
pass.rzd.ru
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Beijing to Jining South
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$10 - $16
Hard Sleeper
$20 - $28
Soft Sleeper
$30 - $45

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