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Tips to know when travelling to Lijiang

Travelers usually depart from Beijing Daxing International Airport, or Beijing Capital International when they travel from Beijing to Lijiang. The distance between Beijing and Lijiang is 2122 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air China, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Beijing Capital Airlines, and Chengdu Airlines. Beijing and Lijiang have 245 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Air China on Saturdays.

Beijing Capital Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Beijing to Lijiang

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Air ChinaCCACAYes
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
Beijing Capital AirlinesCBJJDYes
Chengdu AirlinesUEAEUYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Beijing to Lijiang?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Beijing and Lijiang takes around 3.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Beijing and Lijiang?
The flight distance between Beijing and Lijiang is 2122 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Beijing and Lijiang?
Several carriers operate flights between Beijing and Lijiang. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Beijing Capital Airlines, Air China.
What are the most popular routes to and from Beijing?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Beijing and Singapore, Hong Kong, London, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Taipei, Chengdu, Tokyo, Kuala Lumpur, Dublin, Manila, Xi'an, Changchun, Guilin, Hangzhou, Harbin, Dalian, Qingdao, New Delhi.
What are the most popular routes to and from Lijiang?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Lijiang and Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Shenzhen, Taipei, Bangkok, Kunming, Hong Kong, Penang, Ho Chi Minh City, Guangzhou, Jakarta, Winnipeg, Chiang Mai, Macau, Johor Bahru, Guilin, Chongqing, Zhangjiajie, Manila, Ürümqi.
Which airports are there in Beijing?
Beijing is mainly served by Beijing Capital International. But there are other airports nearby, including Beijing Daxing International Airport, Beijing Nanyuan.
What airports are near Beijing?
The main airport in Beijing is Beijing Capital International. It is also served by Tianjin Binhai International, Qinhuangdao Beidaihe, Chengde Puning, Shijiazhuang Zhengding International, Tangshan Sannühe, Zhangjiakou Ningyuan.
What airports are near Lijiang?
The main airport in Lijiang is Lijiang Sanyi International. It is also served by Diqing Shangri-La, Dali, Lijiang Sanyi International, Ninglang Luguhu.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Beijing and Lijiang?
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