There are 5 ways to get from Ulan-Ude to Beijing by plane, train, night 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 from Ulan-Ude  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Ulan-Ude (UUD) to Beijing (PEK) UUD - PEK

$74 - $316

Cheapest option

Night train  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the night train from Ulan-Ude Pass to Peking Express

$50 - $150

3 alternative options

Train to Irkutsk, fly  •  13 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Ulan-Ude Pass to Irkutsk Passajirskij
  2. Fly from Irkutsk (IKT) to Beijing (PEK) IKT - PEK

$195 - $423

Train  •  44 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Ulan-Ude Pass to Beijing 004З / ...

$200 - $260

Drive  •  24 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Ulan-Ude to Beijing 1192.7 miles

$170 - $250

What companies run services between Ulan-Ude, Russia and Beijing, China?

S7 Airlines flies from Ulan-Ude to Beijing twice a week. Alternatively, Russian Railways operates a train from Ulan-Ude to Beijing twice a week. Tickets cost $200 - $260 and the journey takes 44 h 55 min.

Airlines
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Ulan-Ude to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Irkutsk to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Irkutsk to Beijing
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Ulan-Ude Pass to Irkutsk Passajirskij
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$14 - $21
2nd Class (Kupé)
$20 - $30
Night train from Ulan-Ude Pass to Peking
Ave. Duration
2 days 18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Ulan-Ude Pass to Beijing
Ave. Duration
44 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$200 - $260
Schedules at
pass.rzd.ru

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ulan-Ude and Beijing is 1487 km. The road distance is 1908 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ulan-Ude to Beijing is to night train which costs RUB 3300 - RUB 9500 and takes 2 days 18 h.

The quickest way to get from Ulan-Ude to Beijing is to fly which takes 3 h 55 min and costs RUB 4500 - RUB 20000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ulan-Ude Pass and arriving at Beijing. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday. The journey takes approximately 44 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Ulan-Ude to Beijing, including transfers.