Qinhuangdao Transportation -- Getting There
Beidaihe International Airport (Code: BPE)
Location: Situated at Longjiadian Town, Changling County, the airport is around 29mi (47km) from downtown Qinhuangdao, and 20mi (32km) from Beidaihe.
Brief Introduction: Put into service on Mar. 31, 2016, the airport replaced Shanhaiguan Airport, which served well the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, and now is only for military use. Beidaihe Airport offers efficient conditions to receive different sizes’ airplanes and hosts considerate domestic and international serving channels. It is expected to transport 500,000 passengers annually.
Currently, navigable air routes from/to Shanghai, Dalian, Shijiazhuang, Qingdao, Harbin, Chengdu, Guangzhou and Xi'an have been opened. Lanzhou, Yanji, Hangzhou, Manzhouli, Hulun Buir, Wuxi, Changsha, and Zhengzhou will be among the domestic destinations soon. Within several months, international air routes from/to South Korea, Japan, and Russia will serve the public.
Airport Enquiry Hotline: 0335-7520000
1F: The arrival and departure lobbies for domestic and international passengers are accessible, with 3 domestic and 2 international check-in counters. There are 2 domestic and 2 international security check channels as well as one VIP channel.
2F: It serves as the waiting hall for both domestic and international airplanes, equipped with 4 boarding gates and 2 lounge bridges.
Note: The check-in counters are closed half an hour before the flights take off. Passengers are suggested to reach the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.
1. Self-service check-in machines;
2. Special services for the unaccompanied seniors, children, the disabled and other people in need;
3. Nursing Room;
4. First-aid room;
5. Barrier-free bathrooms.
The airport shuttle bus is available at the Civil Aviation Ticketing Office, located at no. 169, Yingbin Road, Haigang District, Qinhuangdao. A single trip takes about one hour.
|Shanhaiguan Railway Station|
Qinhuangdao Railway Station is situated in the Beihuan Lu, Haigang District. Buses Nos.2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 18, 19 and 34 run directly to the station. Trains to North China all depart from this station, and all these trains pass through the Beidaihe Railway Station in Daihe Town of Beidaihe District. To get to Beidaihe Railway Station, one can take buses Nos.5, 6, 15 and 22.
Near the Lianhuahu Park and the south gate of Shanhaiguan, Shanhaiguan Railway Station is only 9 kilometers (5.6 miles) from Shanhaiguan Airport. Every day there are ten or so more trains passing through and it is an inevitable stop for trains from Beijing to Shenyang. Special tourist lines from Beijing and Tianjin to Beidaihe and Shanhaiguan will be open during the summer vacation (July and August). Use city-buses Nos. 13, 23, 24, 25 and 34.
Changli Railway Station is located in the downtown area of Changli County, from which buses to the Golden Coast scenic area can be easily found.
See more Qinhuangdao - Beijing Train, Beijing - Shanhaiguan Train
|Vessel Name||Shipping Schedule||Departure Time||Duration||Ticket Fare|
|two ships |
|from Qinhuangdao: 13:00 (Wed. / Sun.); |
from Inchon: 12:00 (Mon. / Fri.)
|23 hours||CNY900, CNY1400, CNY1950|
Terminal Building of the local port is located at No.109, Donggang Lu, Haigang District
In the central urban area (Haigang District), there are two major bus stations. In addition, there are important tourist bus stations in the Shanhaiguan and Beidaihe Districts which greatly facilitate visitors getting to and around the main scenic areas of the city.
The Long-distance Bus Station (principal station) is 200 meters (218.7 yards) southwest of the local railway station, No.405, Beihuan Lu of Haigang District. Haiyanglu Station is in the middle of Haiyang Lu in the same district, and mainly operates buses to some small places in and around this city. Express buses are available in the principal station. Some details go as follows:
|Destination||Departure Time||Duration||Ticket Price|
|Beijing||07:30-18:00 every 30 to 60 minutes||3 hours||CNY75|
|Tangshan||07:30-18:45 every 45 to 60 minutes||2 hours||CNY40|
Furthermore, there are common coaches running to Baoding, Chengde, Handan and many other counties and towns around this city.
Beidaihe (Haibin) Long-Distance Bus Station is situated at No.1, Haining Lu in Beidaihe District, right 150 meters (164 yards) from the right side exit of Beidaihe Railway Station. Buses to Beijing, Tianjin Chengde, Shijiazhuang and Zhengzhou are also available from this station. Bus Nos. 5, 15, 21, 22, 25 and 34 take passengers to the station.
If you take a taxi there, it may take you CNY 45-55.
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