Manzhouli Xijiao international Airport was firstly built in 2003. It is a vital airport for the visitors coming from Russia, Mongolia, Korea, and also other cities in China. Hulunbuir Dongshan International Airport is the busiest airport in Hulunbuir, while, Manzhouli Xijiao International Airport is the most popular alternative. Driving from Manzhouli to Hailar, where Manzhouli Xijiao International Airport is located, needs 3.5 hours around. Therefore, for the visitors in Manzhouli who are going to catch a flight in Hailar, it may waste a lot of time on the way to get to the airport, which sounds not like a good idea. If you do not have further plan to visit the museums in Hailar, the flights in Manzhouli Xijiao International Airport are more suggested.
Manzhouli Xijiao International Airport operates over 30 flight routes. From Manzhouli Airport, visitors can get to cities in northeastern China and some cities in Russia like Harbin, Chifeng, Erenhot, Chita (Russia), etc. in a one-hour flight. In about 2 hours, you can get from the airport to 60% cities in China. In about 3 hours, you can get to most of the provincial cities and vital tourist cities in China.
The international cities that have flights to/from Manzhouli Xijiao International Airport include Seoul (Korea), Irkutsk (Russia), Krasnoyarsk (Russia), Chita (Russia), Ulan-Ude (Russia), Novosibirsk (Russia), Choybalsan (Mongolia), Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia), etc.
The most popular gateways to Manzhouli Xijiao International Airport are Beijing (2.5 hours), Hohhot (2 hours) and Harbin (1.5 hours). In addition, there are flights to/from Changsha (4 hours), Tianjin, Shenyang, Jinan, Guiyang, Wuxi, etc.
|Popular Routes||Duration||Frequency (per day)|
|Beijing to Manzhouli||2.5 hours around||1|
|Hohhot to Manzhouli||2.5 hours around||2|
(Notice: Information given above is only for your reference. It might change according to the real situation, feel free to contact us for more accurate news.)
Manzhouli Xijiao International Airport is about 7 kilometers (10 minutes around by car) southwest of Manzhouli downtown and about 8.5 kilometers (12 minutes around by car) from Manzhouli Matryoshka Square, the main tourist area in Manzhouli. You can get to the airport by private car or taxi.
To travel around Manzhouli and the nearby wonderful Hulunbuir Grassland, private cars are necessary, because the grassland is vast and there is no convenient public transportation to get there. Therefore, we highly suggested you to book and arrange a private car in advance. After that, you will never feel trouble about how to get to/away the airport. Your guide and driver will escort you to the hotel or attraction site in Manzhouli from the airport in direct. You can just enjoy your holiday and indulge in the nature escape vacation! We China Discovery also offer Hulunbuir tours with private car service. If you are interested, please feel free to contact us!
Taxies are the best choices to get to Manzhouli downtown from the airport. Usually, you can easily find a taxi there. And the taxi ride takes about 10 minutes and charges about CNY 20~50. However, taxies only run in the city area. They cannot take you to the grassland.
1. Hulunbuir Dongshan International Airport in Hailar has more frequent flights. If you cannot find a flight in Manzhouli or your flight has been sold out, you may find a flight at Hulunbuir Dongshan International Airport. Driving from Manzhouli to Hailar needs 3.5 hours or so. If you want to catch a flight and have plans to take a short museum tour in Hailar, you are suggested to book flights departing after 5:30pm.
2. The airport is close to Manzhouli downtown. Therefore, you are suggested to accommodate in the downtown area, where has a cluster of hotels from budget inns to luxury super 5star hotels for you to choose. Check more about Where to Stay in Manzhouli >>
Visitors usually spend 4~5 days on a Hulunbuir Grassland Tour, including 2~3 days on the grassland and 2 days more to the surrounding wetlands, forests and Russian Towns.
During the days on the grassland, they will visit the highlights like Morigele River, Heishantou and the tribes. A classic 5 Days Hulunbuir Tour also includes a half-day visit to Eerguna Wetland, the No.1 Wetland in Asia located on the way from Morigele River to Heishantou Town.
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Apart from the classic route, there are also a South Route and a North Route. The north visiting route takes you to explore the forests and Russian Towns, like Shiwei Russian Town and Moerdaoga Forest Park. And the south visiting route takes you to explore the lakes and national parks, like Arxan Mountain, etc. The south route and north route needs 5~8 days to fulfill in separate.
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Besides, you can visit the deserts near Hohhot and Hulunbuir together, thus you will get the superb experience of both adventure fun and sightseeing release in Inner Mongolia!
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