Olympic Sports Centre Subway Station (奥体中心站)

Regular Service
Regular service at this station. This station is not usually busy.
This station may be closed for brief periods on event days at the National Stadium.
There are no event days at the stadium in the immediate future.

Olympic Sports Centre station is on Beijing Subway Line 8.


  • Area: On Beichen Road; just west of the Olympic Sports Centre, Chaoyang District
    Northern urban Beijing, between North 4th and North 3rd Rings
  • Streets: Olympic Green Central Axis Avenue, Beichen Road (this part closed to cars)


  • Hours of Train Service:
    Line 8 northbound to Zhuxinzhuang: 05:42–23:12
    Line 8 southbound to Nanluoguxiang: 05:07–22:37
    Enter stations at least 10 minutes before the last train arrives, as ticket gates can close early.

  • Line 8 Service Frequencies: Minimum (peak): one train every 3 minutes 30 seconds (approx 17 trains per hour)


  • Staffed Counters: Concourses or entrance halls before ticket gates
  • Ticket and Add Value Machines: Concourse before ticket gates
    All machines add value to city transit cards.


  • Location of Platforms: One central island platform on Underground Level 2
  • Side Train Doors Open: Doors will open on the left

Barrier-Free Access

  • Ticket Gates: Wide gates available
  • Station Access: Lift available by Exit C


4 exits available: Exits B1, B2, C, and D
Split concourses in use. Choose exit, then leave platform.
Exit Sets: B1 & B2; C & D

Bearings are based on which direction an individual is facing at the point of exit on ground level.

  • Exit B1 (NW exit): —bound on Olympic Green Central Axis Avenue
  • Exit B2 (NE exit): —bound on Olympic Green Central Axis Avenue
  • Exit C (SE exit): Southbound on Beichen Road (east side road)
  • Exit D (SW exit): Southbound on Beichen Road (west side road)

Landmarks Nearby

  • Exits A and B: Olympic Green by National Stadium and National Aquatics Centre
  • Exit D: Chinese Ethnic Group Museum

Transfer Guide

  • Transfer to Buses: Bus info coming

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