Huangtudian Railway Station Opens to Passenger Rail Traffic

Huangtudian Railway Station (黄土店站) has opened to passenger rail traffic, and will now be the Beijing terminus for all Suburban Line S2 trains until late 2019. The station is a short walk away from Exit G4 at Huoying Subway Station. Passengers who were used to going to Beijing North (Beijingbei) station at Xizhimen will now… Continue reading Huangtudian Railway Station Opens to Passenger Rail Traffic

Beijing North (Beijingbei) Railway Station to Suspend All Train Services Starting 01 November 2016

Beijing’s north railway station, otherwise known as Beijingbei station, will be closed to railway traffic as of 01 November 2016, but its ticket office will remain open. The station itself will re-open at a later time. When the closures enter effect, all trains that leave currently from Beijing North will be diverted as follows: All… Continue reading Beijing North (Beijingbei) Railway Station to Suspend All Train Services Starting 01 November 2016

Beijing Subway: No Line 13 Train Service between Lishuiqiao and Dongzhimen from 01 October 2016 until 07 October 2016

Due to roadworks extending Beiyuan Road further north, trains on Beijing Subway Line 13 will not run between Lishuiqiao and Dongzhimen from 01 October 2016 through to 07 October 2016. During this period of part closure, Line 13 trains will not serve Lishuiqiao, thus there will be no interchange options at that station. During this… Continue reading Beijing Subway: No Line 13 Train Service between Lishuiqiao and Dongzhimen from 01 October 2016 until 07 October 2016

Platform Edge Doors on Beijing Subway Line 13 and Batong Line Enter Trial Service Beginning Today

Platform edge doors have entered into trial operations today on Beijing Subway Line 13 and the Batong Line, according to the Beijing Subway. They will be used all day. Line 13 and the Batong Line continue to run under tight schedules — 2 minutes and 40 seconds for Line 13 (which equals just over 22… Continue reading Platform Edge Doors on Beijing Subway Line 13 and Batong Line Enter Trial Service Beginning Today