Tiantan Dongmen (Temple of Heaven East Gate) Subway Station (地铁天坛东门)


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Tiantan Dongmen (Temple of Heaven East Gate) Subway Station (地铁天坛东门站) is on Beijing Subway Line 5. It is located just by the East Gate of the Temple of Heaven in central Beijing.

Arriving by Subway

Doors will open on the left. This station uses a full concourse. Use any set of stairs or escalators to head up to concourse level.

Most exits have access via stairs and escalators.


You’re closest to the Temple of Heaven by Exit A2, although Exit B is also not far (but you will need to cross the road).

The Hongqiao Pearl Market is some distance away from Exit A2, but is still walkable.

Changing Lines at This Station

This station is not an interchange station.

Leaving by Subway

Security checks are required.

You may add value to your Yikatong public transport smartcard using any ticket machine.

Last Line 5 trains: 23:18 for northbound trains to Tiantongyuan North; 23:30 for southbound trains to Songjiazhuang.

Please note: We suggest that all passengers always enter stations and be inside the entry gates approximately 10 minutes before the arrival of the last train.

Last updated 12 November 2016; E&OE