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There are 5 ways to get from Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Beijing by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Subway  •  30 min

  1. Take the subway from Beijing Capital Airport T2 to Dongzhimen Airport Express

4 alternative options

Line 3 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Bcia T2 to Dongzhimen North 3

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Dongzhimen 22.3 km

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Dongzhimen 22.3 km

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from Beijing Capital Airport to Beijing 30 km
Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) → Beijing
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Beijing is to drive which costs ¥13 - ¥20 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Beijing is to taxi which costs ¥95 - ¥120 and takes 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bcia T2 and arriving at Dongzhimen North. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Beijing Capital Airport T2 and arriving at Dongzhimen. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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It is 26 km from Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Beijing. It is approximately 22.3 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Beijing without a car is to subway which takes 30 min and costs ¥25.

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The subway from Beijing Capital Airport T2 to Dongzhimen takes 30 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Beijing bus services, operated by Beijing Airport coaches, depart from Bcia T2 station.

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Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Beijing train services, operated by Beijing Airport Express, depart from Beijing Capital Airport T2 station.

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Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Beijing bus services, operated by Beijing Airport coaches, arrive at Dongzhimen North station.

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  • Distance: 25.8 km
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Beijing Capital Airport (PEK), China and Beijing, China?

Beijing Airport Express operates a vehicle from Beijing Capital Airport T2 to Dongzhimen every 10 minutes. Tickets cost ¥25 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, Beijing Airport coaches operates a bus from Bcia T2 to Dongzhimen North every 30 minutes. Tickets cost ¥30 and the journey takes 42 min.

Train operators
Beijing Airport Express
Subway from Beijing Capital Airport T2 to Dongzhimen
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥25
Schedules at
beijing-airport.com
Bus operators
Beijing Airport coaches
Website
bcia.com.cn
Bus from Bcia T2 to Dongzhimen North
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥30
Schedules at
en.bcia.com.cn
Other operators
Taxi from Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Dongzhimen
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
¥95 - ¥120
Beijing Jinyinjian Taxi
Phone
+86 10 96103
Website
96103.cn
Jayride
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Beijing Capital Airport to Beijing
Estimated price
¥250 - ¥350

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Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Beijing train services, operated by Beijing Airport Express, arrive at Dongzhimen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Beijing is 22 km. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) to Beijing.

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