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

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: Shaoyaoju Subway Station to Close 20-29 March 2015 for Improvement Works

The nine escalators at Shaoyaoju Subway Station are in need of major repairs, and the air-conditioning systems also need significant improvements. To carry out this work, the Beijing Subway is closing Shaoyaoju station to passengers (although trains will not be affected — apart from not stopping at this station). These works will require almost ten… Continue reading Beijing: Shaoyaoju Subway Station to Close 20-29 March 2015 for Improvement Works

Beijing: APEC Subway Update: More Temporary Closures on Line 8

A quick update due to APEC and what this means for passengers on the Beijing Subway: Both South Gate of Forest Park and Beitucheng stations will close beginning 19:30 today, 04 November 2014, and they will remain closed until further notice. This will impact one Line 8 station and one interchange station between Lines 8… Continue reading Beijing: APEC Subway Update: More Temporary Closures on Line 8

Beijing: Sihui East Subway Station to Close on 18 October 2014 Only for Improvement Works

Due to track-level improvement works, Beijing’s Sihui East Subway Station will be closed on Saturday, 18 October 2014, for the day only. This is to allow these works to proceed. On that day, all Line 1 trains will terminate at Sihui. Batong Line trains will skip Sihui East and head directly from the Sihui terminus… Continue reading Beijing: Sihui East Subway Station to Close on 18 October 2014 Only for Improvement Works