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Harbin-Dandong Trains

Written by FabioUpdated Jun. 22, 2021

Harbin is located in the south of Heilongjiang Province, the most northeastern part of China. Dandong is the largest Chinese border city, connecting with North Korea.

Currently, two pairs of high-speed trains operate between Harbin and Dandong. Normal-speed trains are unavailable between the cities.

Quick Facts

  • Distance: 755 kilometers (469 miles)
  • Terminals: Harbin Railway Station, Harbin West Railway Station, Dandong Railway Station
  • Duration: about 4 hours
  • Main stops: Changchun, Siping, Shenyang   

Harbin to Dandong High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on May 16th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
G782 07:48 11:49 4h 1m
G786 16:29 20:36 4h 7m

Please note: This timetable is just for your reference. If you want up-to-date schedules, you can use the search tool at the top of this page or search via our China Highlights train ticket service.

Dandong to Harbin High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on May 16th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
G788 09:12 13:06 3h 54m
G784 12:18 16:37 4h 19m

Harbin-Dandong High-Speed Train Ticket Fares

Superior Class First Class Second Class
US$86 (CNY598.5) US$73 (CNY508.5) US$46 (CNY317.5)

Dandong and Harbin Train Stations

Train G786 departs from Harbin Railway Station at 16:29 and arrives at Harbin West Railway Station at 16:39. It is recommended to take the train from Harbin Railway Station because it is closer to the downtown area than Harbin West Railway Station. The transportation to and from Harbin Railway Station is more convenient.

Dandong Railway Station is about 4 kilometers (2 miles) from downtown Dandong and about 2 kilometers (1 mile) from Yalu River Bridge. Address: 1 Shiyiwei Road, Zhenxing District, Dandong, Liaoning Province; 辽宁省丹东市振兴区十一纬路1号.

You can take bus 888 on the Yanjiang line, K306, or K307 from the downtown area to Dandong Railway Station. You can take a taxi to the station as well. A taxi will take about half an hour from Dandong Langtou Airport and cost about 40 CNY.

As the closest railway station to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, North Korea, Dandong Railway Station connects China with North Korea via the international train K27. Tickets for K27 can only be purchased at Dandong Railway Station.

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