Beijing Subway Lines 1 and 8 to Close Earlier on 14 November 2015

Last trains will run earlier on Beijing Subway Lines 1 and 8 on 14 November 2015 due to earlier closures to allow for signalling improvements. If you’ll be travelling late, use an alternative route. Beijing Subway Line 1: Last trains and station closures will start as of 20:00 on Line 1. From Pingguoyuan and Sihui… Continue reading Beijing Subway Lines 1 and 8 to Close Earlier on 14 November 2015

Beijing Subway Line 1 to Close Earlier on 11th and 25th April 2015 for Signalling Improvements

On two Saturdays in April 2015 — the 11th and 25th — Beijing Subway Line 1 will end operations earlier than usual. This is to allow for signalling system improvements and related tests. On these Saturdays, services will end at 21:00. At that time, all Line 1 ticket offices and machines will close early for… Continue reading Beijing Subway Line 1 to Close Earlier on 11th and 25th April 2015 for Signalling Improvements

Beijing Subway Lines 1 and 9: Military Museum Interchange Begins 21 December 2013

The era where the very odd arrangements — of Line 1 trains stopping at Military Museum, of Line 9 trains skipping it, and of no interchange at this station — that made the Military Museum station what it was — is now finally over. Full interchange facilities will be available starting 21 December 2013, and… Continue reading Beijing Subway Lines 1 and 9: Military Museum Interchange Begins 21 December 2013