Beijing Capital Airport Informational Guide to Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) - Non Official

Beijing Airport Express

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

The service is faster than Airport Shuttle Bus and has more frequencies.

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 06:36am to 11:10pm.

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

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

Frequency every 10 minutes.

Travel 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: -2F at Parking Garage no.2.

Terminal 3: 2F at 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.