There are 4 ways to get from Beijing South to Tiananmen Square by subway, taxi or foot

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Line 4 subway, line 2 subway  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from Beijing South station to Xidan Station 4
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Xuanwumen Station to Qianmen Station 2

$1

3 alternative options

Line 4 subway, line 1 subway  •  41 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from Beijing South station to Lingjing Hutong Station 4
  2. Take the line 1 subway from Xidan Station to Tian'anmen East Station 1

$1

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Beijing South to Tiananmen Square 5 miles

$5 - $7

Walk  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Walk from Beijing South to Tiananmen Square 3.5 miles

Questions & Answers

The distance between Beijing South and Tiananmen Square is 4 km.

The best way to get from Beijing South to Tiananmen Square without a car is to line 4 subway and line 2 subway which takes 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from Beijing South to Tiananmen Square, including transfers.

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There are 1458+ hotels available in Tiananmen Square. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Beijing South to Tiananmen Square.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Beijing South, China and Tiananmen Square, China?

There is no direct connection from Beijing South to Tiananmen Square. However, you can take the walk to Beijing South station, take the line 4 subway to Xidan Station, take the walk to Xuanwumen Station, take the line 2 subway to Qianmen Station, then take the walk to Tiananmen Square. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Beijing South to Tiananmen Square via Beijing South station, Lingjing Hutong Station, Xidan Station, and Tian'anmen East Station in around 41 min.

Train operators
Beijing Subway
Website
bjsubway.com
Subway from Beijing South station to Xidan Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
bjsubway.com
Subway from Xuanwumen Station to Qianmen Station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
bjsubway.com
Subway from Beijing South station to Lingjing Hutong Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
bjsubway.com
Subway from Xidan Station to Tian'anmen East Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
bjsubway.com
Other operators
Taxi from Beijing South to Tiananmen Square
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$5 - $7
96103 Beijing
Phone
+86 10 96103
Website
96103.cn

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