Beijing to Harbin

Beijing to Harbin

Other Options

Beijing to Harbin Schedule

Beijing to Harbin Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
China Railway Soft Sleeper 05:59 - 17:28$ 82
Grand China Air Economy #CN713906:50 - 08:55$ 300.62
China Southern Airlines Economy #CZ620408:00 - 10:30RUB 18,363
China Southern Airlines Economy #CZ626711:00 - 13:15$ 564.46
China Southern Airlines Economy #CZ622012:00 - 14:10$ 298.76
China Railway Hard Seat 15:15 - 09:01$ 31.50
China Railway Hard Sleeper 16:46 - 06:05$ 54.50
China Railway Soft Sleeper 18:58 - 06:20$ 77
China Railway Hard Seat 21:15 - 07:16$ 30.50
China Railway Soft Sleeper 22:53 - 16:28$ 85

Transportation from Beijing to Harbin

Beijing to Harbin Destination Reviews

We found it a little hard to get the tickets. Still, we had a successful travel from Beijing to Harbin. Thank you!
Train #D101 Second Class Seat, China Railway (中国铁路), Jan 5, 2020
1 customer reviews

How to get from Beijing to Harbin

When you want to get from Beijing to Harbin, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 564.00. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as USD 50.50.

How far is Beijing from Harbin?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Beijing to Harbin. Your trip will be a total of 854 miles (1373 km). The flying distance is 657 miles (1056 km).

How long does it take to get from Beijing to Harbin?

The travel time from Beijing to Harbin can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 12 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Beijing to Harbin?

The cost of the trip from Beijing to Harbin varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is China Railway (中国铁路): travelling by train expect to pay as low as USD 50.50 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as USD 564.00.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Beijing to Harbin:

  • Train tickets - USD 51.00 to USD 305.00;
  • Plane tickets - USD 154.00 to USD 564.00;

How many trips per day are there between Beijing and Harbin?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 5 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Beijing to Harbin. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is USD 154.00.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Beijing to Harbin
Air China, China Southern Airlines, Hainan Airlines


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Beijing to Harbin

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Beijing to Harbin? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 1% Other