Dongzhimen station

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Beijing Subway
Platform of L2 Dongzhimen Station (20220131182144).jpg
Line 2 platforms in January 2022
General information
LocationDongzhimen, East 2nd Ring Road and Dongzhimen Inner Street [zh] and Dongzhimen Outer Street (东直门外大街)
Dongcheng District, Beijing
Operated byBeijing Mass Transit Railway Operation Corporation Limited (line 2 and 13)
Beijing Capital Metro Corporation Limited (Capital Airport Express)
     Capital Airport Express
Platforms6 (1 island platform and 4 side platforms)
Structure typeUnderground
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station code214 (line 2)
1316 (line 13)
OpenedSeptember 20, 1984; 38 years ago (1984-09-20) (line 2)
January 28, 2003; 19 years ago (2003-01-28) (line 13)
July 19, 2008; 14 years ago (2008-07-19) (Capital Airport Express)
Preceding station Beijing Subway simplified logo.svg Beijing Subway Following station
Yonghegong Lama Temple
outer loop / anticlockwise
Line 2 Dongsi Shitiao
inner loop / clockwise
towards Xizhimen
Line 13 Terminus
Capital Airport Express Sanyuanqiao
Dongzhimen[1] is located in Beijing
Location in central Beijing

Dongzhimen station[1] (simplified Chinese: 东直门站; traditional Chinese: 東直門站; pinyin: Dōngzhímén zhàn) is an interchange station for Line 2, Line 13 and the Capital Airport Express of the Beijing Subway.

Dongzhimen is the eastern terminus for Line 13 service. It is also the only underground station on Line 13. There are two side platforms in the Line 13 station. One is for customers to disembark and the other is for customers to get on the train. Stairs and escalators lead to the transfers to Line 2 and the Capital Airport Express.

Station Layout[edit]

The line 2 station has an underground island platform. The line 13 and Capital Airport Express stations have underground side platforms. The line 13 platforms are located a level under the line 2 platforms, whilst the Capital Airport Express platforms are located a level under the line 13 platforms.


There are 7 exits, lettered A, B, C, D, E, G, and H. Exits A, G, and H are accessible.



  1. ^ a b "北京地铁线路图". 北京地铁. Archived from the original on 2021-12-31. Retrieved 2021-12-31.

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Coordinates: 39°56′30″N 116°26′09″E / 39.941626°N 116.435842°E / 39.941626; 116.435842