Dongzhi Men station

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Dongzhi Men

Beijing Subway
Platform of L2 Dongzhimen Station (20200421163321).jpg
Line 2 platforms in April 2020
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 (line 2)
January 28, 2003 (line 13)
July 19, 2008 (Capital Airport Express)
Preceding station   Beijing Subway   Following station
outer loop / anticlockwise
Line 2
inner loop / clockwise
towards Xizhi Men
Line 13Terminus
TerminusCapital Airport Express
Dongzhi Men is located in central Beijing
Dongzhi Men
Dongzhi Men
Location in central Beijing

Dongzhi Men 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.

Dongzhi Men is the eastern terminus for Line 13 service. It is also the only underground station on the line. 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.



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