Harbin Transportation

Harbin Taiping International Airport

Airport Code: HRB


Harbin Taiping International Airport is located about 33 kilometers (21 miles) northwest of Harbin City.

Brief Intro:

Harbin Airport, formerly named Yanjiagang Airport, was built in 1979 and began serving as an International airport in 1984. Having expanded during 1994-1997, it is currently equipped under the 4E standards and is capable of handling 6,000,000 passengers every year. 

 With the implement of 72 hours visa-free transit facility at Harbin Airport on August 1st of 2015, visitors from 51 qualified countries do not need visas when in transit via this airport for less than 72 hours.

It is divided into two linked terminals, International and Domestic. It is the second largest airport in northeastern China at present and caters for approximate 50 domestic and international routes. It serves more than 30 tourist destinations within China including: Beijing, Shanghai, Qingdao, Shenzhen, Xi'an and Hong Kong, etc. Cities within America, Russia, Korea, Japan, Singapore and Malaysia can also be reached by scheduled flights. In September 2006, six new international airline routes opened, to Frankfurt, London, Vancouver, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and New York; via transfers in Beijing, and, with the exception of San Francisco, all are scheduled daily flights.

Airline Companies:

Asiana Airlines (OZ), Air China (CA), China Eastern Airlines (MU), China Southern Airlines (CZ), Hainan Airlines (HU), Hong Kong Express (UO), Juneyao Airlines (HO), Qantas (QF), Shenzhen Airlines (ZH), Sichuan Airlines (3U), SAT Airlines (HZ), Shandong Airlines (SC), Shanghai Airlines (FM), United Airlines (UA), Vladivostok Air (XF), Xiamen Airlines (MF), Yakutia Airlines (R3)
 Harbin Flights

Airport Shuttle Bus & Taxi:

  By shuttle bus: There are several routes covered by shuttle buses enabling visitors to travel between the airport and Harbin City downtown area conveniently. Detailed information about the shuttle buses is as follows:

Route Operating Time Ticket Fare
Line 1

Airport - Kang'an Lu - Anfa Bridge - Harbin Railway Station - Wenchang Jie - Zhongshan Lu (Civil Aviation Terminal)

From Airport: 24hrs
From Zhongshan Lu: 06:30 - 18:00
From Railway Station to Airport: only one at 06:30

Line 2

Airport - Hexing Shang Sha - Lesong Guang Chang - Haci - Nongken Da Sha - Huizhan Zhong Xin

From Huizhan Zhong Xin: 06:00 - 18:00 every 30 minutes

Line 3

Airport - Chilun Lu - Shi Ji Lian Hua - Jianguo Jie - Anguo Jie - Nanma Lu - Xuanhua Jie - Taiping Bridge

From Taiping Bridge: 06:30 - 16:30 every 40 minutes

Line 4

Airport - Chilun Lu - Shi Jie Lian Hua - Gonglu Da Qiao - Shimao Da Dao - Jiangbei Xueyuan Lu

From Jiangbei Xueyuan Lu: 09:00, 13:50


 By taxi: Taxi is also available at the airport. It costs about CNY130-150 from Harbin airport to Harbin railway station and a bit than CNY100  to the city center area. You can try to bargain the price with the taxi driver.


Duty-free Shops: The Restricted Area, the International Departures Hall (Level 2)
Shops of Local Products: The Domestic Departures Hall (Level 2)
Restaurants: Buffets of the authentic Dongbei (Northeast China) flavor are served on Level 3 while cafés can be found in both the Domestic Departures Hall and the International Departures Hall of Level 2.
Airport Lounges: The Departures Halls (Level 2)


Airport Hotline: 0451-82894220
Information Desk/Lost&Found: In the center of the Domestic Departures Hall

- Last modified on Mar. 06, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on Harbin Taiping Airport
Asked by Desmond kuok from SINGAPORE | Mar. 10, 2019 00:57Reply
How to take airport shuttle bus to Harbin Holiday Inn City Centre hotel?
Answers (1)
Answered by Gabriella from DENMARK | Mar. 14, 2019 01:45

Upon landing, take airport shuttle bus line 3 and get off at Central Street Bus Stop. Then walk north around 300 meters to find the destination.
Asked by Yosshi from JAPAN | Mar. 04, 2019 05:37Reply
Are there shuttle buses from Harbin central station to Taiping Airport around 5 am?
We will leave Taiping Airport at 7:15 am.
Are there shuttle buses from Central station to Taiping Airport around 5 am?
We heard that there is one shuttle bus at 5:10 am from the railway station to the airport, we are not sure.

We will stay at Kunlun hotel near Central railway station.
Answers (1)
Answered by Elizabeth from POLAND | Mar. 06, 2019 22:42

As I know, you can take the airport shuttle bus from the Main Railway Station to the airport directly. The operating hours are from 04:30 to 21:00 every 20min.
Asked by ray from MALAYSIA | Feb. 27, 2019 16:51Reply
Harbin Central Street
I see the airport shuttle bus stops at
Airport - Chilun Lu - Shi Ji Lian Hua - Jianguo Jie - Anguo Jie - Nanma Lu - Xuanhua Jie - Taiping Bridge
Is this the route flow?
Which stop is central street ? Is it Xuanhua Jie ?

Answers (1)
Answered by Isabella from FINLAND | Feb. 27, 2019 19:04

Do you refer to airport shuttle bus line 3?
Only bus line 3 can reach Central Street Nowadays. And the name of the bus stop is Zhong Yang Da Jie (Central Street).
Asked by cheah from MALAYSIA | Feb. 22, 2019 01:13Reply
Harbin Taiping Airport to Hotel
Hi, we are planning to stay in a hotel at Factory Street, Daoli District , Central Ave, St. Sofia Church
1. Which shuttle bus should we take
2. Upon arriving at the station, which direction we need to walk to our hotel?
3. Departure day whre do we take the shuttle bus from?

Answers (1)
Answered by Clara from FINLAND | Feb. 27, 2019 01:12

Take airport shuttle bus line 3 to Central Street Station. Then walk northeast around 400 meters to find Factory Street. Upon arrival, you can easily find the boarding site based on the detailed English signs at the airport. Don't worry.
Asked by Rudy from INDONESIA | Feb. 20, 2019 03:27Reply
Arriving at 7.30 PM in Harbin by plane. My hotel is near at Zhaolin st and Shitoudao st in Downtown
What shuttle bus line should I take? Do I need to transfer to a second bus? Which bus stop should I get off and walk?
Answers (1)
Answered by Kinsley from GERMANY | Feb. 27, 2019 01:09

It is advised to take airport shuttle us to Harbin Railway Station first. Then walk north around 900 meters to get to Zhaolin Street.
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