Beijing East Railway Station

Beijing East Railway Station is about 11 kilometers (6.8 miles) from Tiananmen Square in city center, 9 kilometers (5.6 miles) from Beijing Railway Station, 16 kilometers (9.9 miles) from South Railway Station, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from West Railway Station and 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Capital International Airport.

Address: No. 7 of Baiziwan Road in Chaoyang District

Note: This small station is not easy to be found. If possible, find a local to direct you there.

 Major Rail Lines from this station to:


Beijing East Railway Station Train Schedule

East Train Station mainly operates normal trains to/from Yanjiao, Jizhou, Fuxin, Chengde, Shijiazhuang, Handan, and Huairou.

(Last Update on Jan 19, 2023)

ToTrainsDurationTicket Fare (CNY)
Soft/ Hard Sleeper
K5237, K7725, K599, K269...
59 departures from 04:22 to 23:44
2h19m - 5h28mCNY 159/ 105
USD 23/ 15
T5687, K4493, K7787 from 09:44 to 18:490h27m - 0h44mCNY 98/ 66
USD 14/ 10
K7753, K7711, 4471, Y513...
6 departures from 00:16 to 23:30
4h42m - 9h32mCNY 159/ 104
USD 23/ 15
K5237, K7725, K599, K269...
26 departures from 04:22 to 23:39
3h46m - 8h5mCNY 211/ 139
USD 31/ 20
K7711, 4471, K1189 from 07:52 to 15:561h9m - 1h28mCNY 107/ 70
USD 16/ 10
 The above schedule is for reference only. For real-time schedule and ticket booking, please click the arrival stations.

Station plan

This is a small station with only a one-storey terminal building. There is no waiting hall, so passengers need to wait outside. There are two small ticket windows for passengers to purchase, refund or change tickets. The ticket office is open at 07:35 – 11:30, 12:00 – 15:30, 16:00 – 19:10 and 19:30 – 22:40. Two public toilets are opposite the East Station.

How to get to Beijing East Train Station from downtown area?

 Arrival by subway: line 1, line 7 and line 14
Passengers can take subway line 1 or line 14 to Dawanglu first, and then walk about 900 meters (984 yards) southeastward to the East Train Station. Or take subway line 1 or line 7 to Jiulongshan first, and then walk about 1,000 meters (1,100 yards) northward to the destination.

 Arrival by bus:
At East Station Bus Stop: 31, 128, Zhuan 87
At North of East Station: 11, 30, 31, 54, 138, 312, 486, 605, 973, 985, Zhuan 165, Night bus 35
At Baiziwanqiao: 31, 128, 455, 657, 865, Night bus 34, Zhuan 87, Zhuan 113, Express line 34
At Sihuiqiao: 54, 450, 496, 657, 740, 865, Zhuan 113, Night bus 34, Te 9
At Bawangfen: 000 commute bus, 11, 30, 31, 54, 138, 312, 405, 486, 605, 626, 647, 648, 666, 667, 668, 669, 677, 815, 816, 817, 973, 985, 988, Zhuan165, Night bus 25, Night bus 1, Express line 34

 Arrival by taxi:
Passengers will be dropped off at the front square of East Station in most cases.
From  Duration (minutes)  Cost
Tiananmen Square  40   CNY30
Beijing Train Station  35   CNY25
South Train Station  30  CNY40
West Train Station  60  CNY50
Capital International Airport  40  CNY80

 Arrival by long-distance bus:
If arriving by long-distance bus, passengers are advised to get off at the Bawangfen Long-Distance Bus Station; afterwards, walking about 700 meters (766 yards) eastward to the East Railway Station. This station has long-distance buses to/from Tianjin, Baotou, Shenyang, Dalian, Anshan, Changchun, Tangshan, Qinhuangdao, Harbin, Tonghua, Fushun, and Liaoyang.

How to get to nearby places from Beijing East Train Station?

 Beijing Railway Station:
1. Take subway line 1 at Dawanglu to Jianguomen, and then transfer to subway line 2 to get there. Duration is approximately 45 minutes and ticket fare is CNY3 or so.
2. Take bus no. 54 to Middle Jinsong Street first and then change to no. 674 to the West Station.

 South Railway Station
Take subway line 14 at Dawanglu to get to the South Station. It may take 50 minutes and cost CNY5.

 West Railway Station
Take subway line 7 at Jiulongshan to the West Station. Duration is about 55 minutes and ticket fare is CNY5.

 Capital International Airport
Walk about 1,000 meters (1,100 yards) northeastward to Sihui Traffic Hub first and then take airport shuttle bus line 12 to the airport. The shuttle bus is available between 07:30 and 18:30. Duration is about an hour and ticket fare is CNY25 per person.

New Beijing East Railway Station

Built on the site of the original Tongzhou Railway Station, the New Beijing East Railway Station may begin serving the public by the end of 2020. It is built to serve the Beijing – Tangshan Intercity High Speed Railway which is scheduled to open in 2021. Meantime, a new suburban railway will be built to connect the New East Station with other railway stations and airport in Beijing, which will provide great convenience for passengers transfer between major transportation hubs in the city.  
- Last updated on Jan. 19, 2023 -
Questions & Answers on Beijing East Railway Station
Asked by Roland from SINGAPORE | May. 10, 2018 11:15Reply
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Answered by Abel from NEW ZEALAND | May. 10, 2018 23:03

You can take bus no. 639 to Lou Zi Zhuang Ma JIa Gou bus station and walk around 100m to get there. The good time for visiting should be July and August
Answered by Roland from SINGAPORE | May. 11, 2018 05:35

Hi Abel, thank you for the prompt and concise infomation.
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