Ground Transportation to and from Beijing Capital Airport


Taxi service from the airport to Beijing is available.

Airport Taxi Number: (010) 64541100.


Taxi Locations:

- Terminal 1: Outside Gate 1 on F1.

- Terminal 2: Outside Gate 5 to 9 on F1.

- Terminal 3: Please refer to the signs inside the terminal building.


The minimum charge is RMB 13 covering the first 3km. The rest will be charged at RMB 2.3/km.

There is a charge of RMB 1 for the Fuel Surcharge/Drive.


For make a reservation in advance there is a charge of RMB 6, depending if it’s been made within 4 hours in advance or not.


If the ride is only one way and is longer than 15 kilometers, it will be charge a 50% of the total fee for the taxi’s return at the airport.


From 11 pm to 5 am of the next day the surcharge, for each kilometer is 20% of the rent.


Tips for taking a taxi:

- Please, pay attention to the charge standards on the windows of the taxi and the service supervision card of the taxi driver.

- There are established charge standards for all the taxis. It is recommended to check it before pick up a taxi.

- At the roads there are various tolls that are charged to the passengers.

- It is recommended to pick up a licenced taxi at the airport.

*Prices are subject to change.



Beijing Capital Airport is served by the Airport Express Line of the Beijing Subway. The 28 km (17.5 mi) line runs from Terminal 3 to Terminal 2 and then to the city with stops at Sanyuanqiao and Dongzhimen. The line opened on 2008, just in time for the 2008 Olympics. A one-way trip takes approximately 20 minutes and costs around ¥25.


The rail runs between:

- Terminal 2: from 6.30 am to 11.10 pm

- Terminal 3: from 6 am to 10.50 pm

- Dongzhimen: from 6 am to 10.30 am


In Beijing there are 3 railway stations: Beijing Realway Station, West-Railway Station and Beijing South Station. Please, make sure which is the one that you need to arrive to.



Airport Community is the company that provides bus service at Beijing airport.

Buses run to Shunyi District. Bus routes from Terminal 2 to Xingangzhuangyuan, Jinhanlvgang, Kuliushu Roundabout and Zhaoquanying of the Shunyi District are running.


To purchase a ticket bus at Beijing airport:

- Terminal 2:Outside Gates 1-3, 1st Floor

- Terminal 3: Outside Gate 1, 1st Floor


There are various Airport Community bus Lines: 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9.

Rates of the ticket vary between RMB 4 and 6.


Routes for local buses from Beijing airport to:

- Line 1: from Terminal 3 to Cherry Garden, Shunyi District.

- Line 2: from Terminal 2, runs to vocational training school, Shunyi District. Passengers can transfer to Line 15 (Subway).

- Line 3: from Terminal 2 to Kuliushu Roundabout, Shunyi District. Passengers can transfer to Line 15 (Subway).

- Line 5: from Terminal 3 to Zhaoquanying. Passengers can transfer to Line 15 (Subway).

- Line 6: from Terminal 2 to Beishicao, Shunyi. Passengers can transfer to Line 15 (Subway).

- Line 8: from Terminal 3 to Longwantun, Shunyi. Passengers can transfer to Line 15 (Subway).

- Line 9: from Terminal 3 to Wuxiongsi, Shunyi.



The Airport Express Line connects Beijing airport terminals 2 and 3 and runs to the city center. It stops as well at: Sanyuanqiao and Dongzhimen.

Travel time: about 20 minutes.

Ticket price: RMB 25.



- Terminal 2: from 6.35 am to 11.10 pm

- Terminal 3: from 6.20 am to 10.50 pm (to go to Dongzhimen, from 6 am to 10.30 pm).


Terminal Shuttles

The airport offers free shuttle bus service that links Terminals 1, 2 and 3. The buses run every 10 minutes from 6 am to 11 pm and every 30 minutes from 11 pm to 5 am approximately. Between 5 am and 6 am run very 15 minutes.

Terminals 1 and 2 are connected by a walkway.


Where to pick up a shuttle?

- Terminal 1: outside Gate 7, 1st floor

- Terminal 2: outside Gate 7, 1st floor

- Terminal 3: Gate 5, 1st floorp>


Car Rental

Check here the availability to hire a car and identify which is the best option for you. We recommend you to book your car online to be assure that you are going to have one when arrive at Beijing airport.