Daqing

Daqing (大庆; Dàqìng) is a city in Heilongjiang Province in China.

Understand

Daqing is home to China's largest oil reserves. The city was founded in 1959 to house oil industry workers and workers in industries, which could see an advantage in being close to the oil supplies.

Get in

By plane

Daing Saertu Airport offers 4 domestic routes to Beijing, Shanghai Pudong, Guangzhou, and Chengdu, with stops at Dalian, Qingdao, Hangzhou, and Xian. The airport is conveniently located 20km from the city center. Airport shuttle buses connect the airport to the city center, though it is not a popular choice for travelers.

By train

Many trains each day from Harbin taking 1h15 to around 2 hours and cost ¥21-37.

Drink

Sleep

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