There are 4 ways to get from Xi'an to Ulan Bator by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Xi An (XIY) to Ulan Bator (ULN) XIY - ULN

$410 - $712

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Bus, train  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Luoyang to Jinan Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Jinan Bus Terminal to Beijing
  3. Take the train from Beijing to Naushki
  4. Take the train from Naushki to Ulan-Bator

$250 - $305

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Train  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the train from Xi'an North to Beijing West
  2. Take the train from Beijing to Naushki
  3. Take the train from Naushki to Ulan-Bator

$275 - $351

Drive  •  23 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Xi'an to Ulan Bator 1255.6 miles

$180 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Xi'an to Ulan Bator is to drive which costs ¥1200 - ¥1800 and takes 23 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Xi'an to Ulan Bator is to fly which costs ¥2800 - ¥4900 and takes 8 h 11 min.

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The distance between Xi'an and Ulan Bator is 1527 km. The road distance is 2008.9 km.

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The best way to get from Xi'an to Ulan Bator without a car is to train which takes 2 days 10 h and costs ¥1800 - ¥2500.

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It takes approximately 8 h 11 min to get from Xi'an to Ulan Bator, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Xi'an to Ulan Bator is to fly which takes 8 h 11 min and costs ¥2800 - ¥4900. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥1800 - ¥2500 and takes 2 days 10 h.

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There is no direct flight from Xi An Airport to Ulan Bator Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Xi'an to Ulan Bator is 2009 km. It takes approximately 23 h 41 min to drive from Xi'an to Ulan Bator.

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Asiana Airlines, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, Air China and four other airlines offer flights from Xi An 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 Xi'an to Ulan Bator.
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  • Distance: 954.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 11 min

What companies run services between Xi'an, China and Ulan Bator, Mongolia?

Korean Air, China Eastern Airlines and six other airlines fly from Xi'an to Ulan Bator every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Xi'an to Ulan Bator via Bei Kezhan, Xi'an North, Beijing West, Beijing, Beijing, and Naushki in around 2 days 10 h.

Airlines
MIAT
Website
miat.com
Flights from Xi An to Ulan Bator via Beijing
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$400 - $700
Flights from Xi An to Ulan Bator via Seoul
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Xi An to Ulan Bator via Xining, Beijing
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Xi An to Ulan Bator via Seoul
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Xi An to Ulan Bator via Beijing
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Xi'an North to Beijing West
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$70 - $90
1st Class Seat
$120 - $140
Business Class Seat
$230 - $270
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
Bus operators
Ctrip
Phone
400-830-6666
Website
ctrip.com
Bus from Luoyang to Jinan Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
bus.ctrip.com
Jinan Bus Terminal
Website
0000369.cn
Bus from Jinan Bus Terminal to Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
0000369.cn

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The best way to get from Xi'an to Xi An Airport is to bus which takes 18 min and costs ¥25.

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