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

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Recommended option

Subway, line 2 subway  •  52 min

  1. Take the subway from Beijing Capital Airport T2 to Dongzhimen Airport Express
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Dongzhimen Station to Hepingmen Station 2

$5

Cheapest option

Line 2 bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Bcia T1 to Xuanwumen 2

$5

3 alternative options

Line 2 bus, line 2 subway  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Bcia T1 to Dongsishitiao Bridge 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Dongsi Shitiao Station to Hepingmen Station 2

$6

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Beijing Airport (PEK) to Tiananmen Square 19 miles

$17 - $21

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Beijing Airport (PEK) to Tiananmen Square 19 miles

$2 - $4

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

Beijing Airport coaches operates a bus from Beijing Airport (PEK) to Tiananmen Square every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
Beijing Airport Express
Website
bjsubway.com
Subway from Beijing Capital Airport T2 to Dongzhimen
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
en.bcia.com.cn
Beijing Subway
Website
bjsubway.com
Subway from Dongzhimen Station to Hepingmen Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
bjsubway.com
Subway from Dongsi Shitiao Station to Hepingmen Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
bjsubway.com
Bus operators
Beijing Airport coaches
Website
bcia.com.cn
Bus from Bcia T1 to Dongsishitiao Bridge
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
en.bcia.com.cn
Bus from Bcia T1 to Xuanwumen
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
en.bcia.com.cn
Other operators
Taxi from Beijing Airport (PEK) to Tiananmen Square
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
96103 Beijing
Website
96103.cn

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Beijing Airport (PEK) and Tiananmen Square is 26 km. The road distance is 30 km.

The cheapest way to get from Beijing Airport (PEK) to Tiananmen Square is to drive which costs ¥17 - ¥25 and takes 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Beijing Airport (PEK) to Tiananmen Square is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs ¥110 - ¥140.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bcia T1 and arriving at Xuanwumen. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

It takes approximately 52 min to get from Beijing Airport (PEK) to Tiananmen Square, including transfers.