Beijing Subway Line S1


Pingguoyuan ↔ Shichang

(Identification Color: brown        )

Beijing Subway Line S1, also known as Beijing Maglev Line or Mentougou Metro Line, is the second medium-low speed maglev line in China and the first in Beijing. The Line S1 was first opened in 2017 and has been extended to form the current route by the end of 2021. The total length of Line S1 is 10.2 km (6.3 mi), with 8 stations, all of which are elevated stations.
The route of Beijing Subway Line S1 is from northeast to southwest, starting from Pingguoyuan Station in the east, passing through Shijingshan and Mentougou Districts, and ending at Shichang Station in the west. It uses medium and low speed maglev trains, and the entire one-way trip takes only 16 minutes. Passengers can transfer to Line 1 or Line 6 at Pingguoyuan Station or Jin’anqiao Station to reach the city center. According to the long-term plan, the Line S1 will be extended west, possibly connecting to the Tanzhe Temple.

See subway maps for reference.


Station To Shichang To Pingguoyuan
First Train Last Train First Train Last Train
Pingguoyuan 5:51 23:32 -- --
Jin'anqiao 5:54 23:35 5:40 23:22
Sidaoqiao 5:58 23:39 5:36 23:18
Qiaohuying 6:00 23:41 5:34 23:16
Shang'an 6:03 23:44 5:31 23:13
Liyuanzhuang 6:05 23:46 5:29 23:11
Xiaoyuan 6:08 23:49 5:26 23:08
Shichang -- -- 5:24 23:06

Transfers along Beijing Subway Line S1

 Pingguoyuan: Transfer with Line 1 & Line 6
 Jin'anqiao: Transfer with Line 6 & Line 11

Surroundings and Bus Routes near Stations of Subway Line S1

('' points out transfer stations.)

Surroundings: South Pingguoyuan Road, East Jinding Street, Miaopu Community, Pingguoyuan Community, Home Inn, Jinjiang Inn, China Mobile, China Unicom, China Telecom, KFC
Bus Routes: 325, 336, 358, 370, 396, 472, 527, 597, 663, 664, 941, 958, 961, 977, 981, 992, Yuntong Bus Line 112 & 116, Special Bus Line No.108 & 109

Surroundings: Beixin’an Road, Fushi Road, West Jinding Road, Heping Street, Yonghui Apartment, Xilongduo International Shopping Mall, Beixin’an Primary School, Tiantian Art Kindergarten, Xingguang Kindergarten, Pod Inn, Hanting Express Hotel, KFC, China Unicom, China Telecom, China Mobile, Junyue Kangtai Drugstore, Hengxin Baixing Drugstore, Industrial and Commercial Bank, Agricultural Bank of China
Bus Routes: 325, 337, 370, 892, 892, 929, 931, 941, 948, 959, M05, M06, M07, M16, M17, M19, Yuntong Bus Line 101, Express Bus Line 4, Express Bus Line No.4 Branch Line

Surroundings: Xiyuan Road, West No.6 Ring Road, Sidao Bridge, Binshui Gongyuanjingguan Avenue, Houzhuangzi Xincun Community, Sidaoqiao Village Longwang Temple, Bixiayuanjun Temple
Bus Route: 941

Surroundings: East Shilong Road, Lühai Forest Park, Huikanjiayuan Community, Kindergarten Affiliated to Dayu No. 1 Primary School, Dayu No. 1 Primary School, Capital Normal University High School Yongding Branch, Mentougou Youth Palace, Yongxing Community
Bus Route: 941

Surroundings: Ya’an Road, Huayuan Road, Sino Ocean Dream Land Community, Xishan Mansion (under construction), Agricultural Bank of China, YT Express
Bus Routes: 890, 931, 960, 964, 965, 981, 994, M07, Special Express Line 68 &107 & 139

Surroundings: Tanyuan Road, Ping’an Road, West Lianshihu Road, Shangyuan Road, Shilong Gaoke Office Building, Beijing Higher Technician School, the 4th Academy of China Science & Industry Corporation, Deshan Office Building, SF Express, Bank of Beijing
Bus Routes: 941, 981

Surroundings: Zijin road, Longlin Road, Xiaoyuan Road, Jingxi Zijinxinyuan Community, Research Institute of Wood Industry & Chinese Academy of Forestry, Shimenying Cultural Park, Jiudikuai Community, Shidikuai Community, Zijinyuan Drugstore
Bus Routes: 890, 960, 964, 965, 981, 994, Special Express Bus Line 68 &107 & 139

Surroundings: Jingkun Road, Middle Shiyuan Road, South Shiyuan Road, North Shiyuan Road, South Shilong Road, Shimenying Community, Xifengjiayuan Community, Golden Cradle Kindergarten, Jingshi Experimental Kindergarten, Beijing Dayu School, Elementary School Affiliated to Renmin University of China (Jingxi Campus), Liu Hongrui Former Residence, Mentougou Xingfu Square, China Unicom, Furuihongda Drugstore, Shanhe Drugstore, Postal Savings Bank, Agricultural Bank of China
Bus Routes: 890, 931, 948, 959, 960, 964, 965, 994, M07, Special Express Bus Line 68 & 107 & 139
- Last updated on Apr. 15, 2022 -
Questions & Answers on Beijing Subway Line S1
Asked by BL from CANADA | Mar. 27, 2019 11:19Reply
Are JinAnQiao & PingGuoYuan stations open for transfer between Beijing Subway S1 and Line 1 or L6?
Answers (1)
Answered by Emilie from FINLAND | Apr. 01, 2019 02:32

JinAnQiao is available but you cannot transfer in Pingguoyuan Station.
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