There is only one airport in Harbin: Taiping International Airport. This airport is one of the largest international airports in northeast China. So far, there are over 30 airlines operated 150 or so air routes here, connecting Harbin with about 80 cities around world, including main cities of Korea, Japan and Russia. One thing needs to be mentioned is that this airport now has been connected with 8 destinations in Russia, ranked second only to Beijing Capital International Airport among all the airports in China.
The airport is located in the southwest part of the city, 33 kilometers (21 miles) away from the center of the city. It has 2 terminal buildings currently. T1 mainly serves the international flightd, and T2 is the departure and terminal building for domestic flights. This airport is connecting with the downtown area by 6 shuttle bus lines, and passengers can also transport between the airport and other area of the city by taxi.
Harbin International Flight Schedule
|Vladivostok||7 departures a week||About 1.5 hours|
|Novosibirsk||2 departures a week||About 5 hours|
|Yekaterinburg||4 departures a week||About 5.5 - 6.5 hours|
|Tokyo||2 departures a week||About 2.5 hours|
|Seoul||14 departures a week||About 2.5 hours|
|Osaka||3 departures a week||About 3 hours|
|Singapore||2 departures a week||About 7 hours|
More international destinations: Cheongju, Niigata, Khabarovsk, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Yakutsk, Krasnoyarsk…
How much does it cost to fly to Harbin from overseas destinations?
The prices of international air tickets fluctuate very often. Normally, the prices of the economy tickets from Tokyo to this city change between CNY 2,500 - 3,500, from Vladivostok change between CNY 900 - 3,000 , from Seoul change between CNY 1,100 - 2,100, and from Singapore change between CNY 900 - 1,500. Passengers can search for the real-time prices via the search box on page top.
Harbin Domestic Flight Schedule
|To||Frequency||Duration||Full Ticket Fare for Economy Class|
|Beijing||Around 17 departures a day||About 2 - 2.5 hours||CNY 1,290|
|Shanghai||Around 13 departures a day||About 2.5 - 3 hours||CNY 1,810|
|Guangzhou||Around 5 departures a day||About 4.5 hour||CNY 2,860|
|Hangzhou||Around 6 departures a day||About 3.5 hours||CNY 2,040|
|Chengdu||Around 3 departures a day||About 4 - 4.5 hours||CNY 2,430|
|Shenzhen||Around 5 departures a day||About 4.5 hours||CNY 2,800|
|Wuhan||Around 2 departures a day||About 3.5 hours||CNY 2,050|
|Xi'an||Around 4 departures a day||About 3.5 hours||CNY 1,980|
|Nanjing||Around 8 departures a day||About 2.5 - 3 hours||CNY 1,750|
More domestic destinations: Tianjin, Zhengzhou, Chongqing, Kunming, Jinan, Taiyuan, Changsha, Qingdao, Jinan…
Tips on Finding Cheap Flights to Harbin
1. November to next March is the peak traveling season to Harbin, and there will be very few special offers during this period, so try to avoid flying to Harbin during the time period. If you have to fly this period, fly to neighboring cities like Dalian, Shenyang or even Beijing, and then go to Harbin by high speed train. This kind of combination may save you a lot.
See Dalian - Harbin Train, Beijing - Harbin Train
2. The flights operated late at night or early in the morning are normally cheaper than those of other periods.
3. If you have planned your travel itinerary well, buy round-trip tickets. Airlines usually offers higher discount for round-trip tickets.
Popular Airlines Flying to Harbin
International Airlines: Asiana Airlines, Scoot Airways, Aeroflot-Russian Airlines, Ural Airlines…
Domestic Airlines: Air China, China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Xiamen Air, Shenzhen Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, EVA Airways…
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Why not take a train?
2.In downtown Harbin have metro train or subway?
3.Around the University (West Gate), have any malls or market or food street? Thank you