Beijing Airport Express

Beijing Capital Airport is served by the Airport Express Line of the Beijing Subway.


Please note that the service is faster than Airport Shuttle Bus and even more frequent.



Airport Express route

Airport Express runs from Terminal 3 to Terminal 2 and then to the city centre with stops at Sanyuanqiao and Dongzhimen.


Service hours:

- Terminal 2: From 06:36 am to 11:10 pm

- Terminal 3: From 06:22 am to 10:52 pm

- Dongzhimen: From 06:00 am to 10:30 pm


Frequency is about 10 minutes.


See attached the transfer times:

- From Terminal 2 to Dongzhimen: 21 minutes.

- From Terminal 3 to Dongzhimen: 30 minutes.




See Airport Express stops at Beijing Airport Terminals below:

- Terminal 2: B2 of Parking Garage no.2.

- Terminal 3: 2F of Parking Garage no.3.




A one-way trip takes approximately 20 minutes and costs around ¥25.



Where do I buy my ticket?

Passengers can purchase their ticket at the Manual Ticket Office or at the ticket vending machines at the Airport Express Stations.