There are 4 ways to get from Ulan Bator to Hohhot by plane, train or car

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Fly to Hohhot  •  6 h 33 min

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

$328 - $559

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Train  •  25 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Ulaanbaatar to Jining South Station K24 International
  2. Take the train from Jining South to Hohhot D6770 / ...

$26 - $34

2 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

$334 - $619

Drive  •  15 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Ulan Bator to Hohhot 722.4 miles

$100 - $150

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No, there is no direct train from Ulan Bator to Hohhot. However, there are services departing from Ulaanbaatar and arriving at Hohhot via Jining South. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 41 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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The best way to get from Ulan Bator to Hohhot without a car is to train which takes 25 h 41 min and costs .

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

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Ulan Bator to Hohhot train services, operated by China Railways K-Class, depart from Ulaanbaatar station.

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The best way to get from Ulan Bator to Hohhot is to fly which takes 6 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 25 h 41 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ulan Bator Airport to Hohhot Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Ulan Bator to Hohhot train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, arrive at Hohhot station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ulan Bator to Hohhot is 1156 km. It takes approximately 15 h 2 min to drive from Ulan Bator to Hohhot.

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MIAT, Hunnu Air LLC, China Express Airlines and Air China offer flights from Ulan Bator Airport to Hohhot Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ulan Bator to Hohhot.
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  • Distance: 546.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 33 min

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

Air China, MIAT and two other airlines fly from Ulan Bator to Hohhot 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ulan Bator to Hohhot via Jining South Station and Jining South in around 25 h 41 min.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Ulan Bator to Hohhot via Beijing
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Ulan Bator to Hohhot via Beijing, Dalian
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Ulan Bator to Baotou via Beijing
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $750
China Express Airlines
Website
chinaexpressair.com
Flights from Ulan Bator to Hohhot via Manzhouli
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $2,000
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
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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
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2nd Class Seat
$9 - $12
1st Class Seat
$9 - $14
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Ulaanbaatar to Jining South Station
Ave. Duration
23 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
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Hard Seat
$18 - $23
Hard Sleeper
$35 - $45
Soft Sleeper
$55 - $65

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There are 122+ hotels available in Hohhot. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ulan Bator to Ulan Bator Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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