Dongzhimen is a station on Line 2, Line 13 and Airport Express of the Beijing Subway. For more details view the ExploreBeijing interactive Subway map centered on this station.

Basic facts

English Dongzhimen
Chinese (simplified) 东直门
Located on Line 2, Line 13 and Airport Express
Pronounciation Dōngzhímén

Map of Dongzhimen

Tips near Dongzhimen


Alima and Dario

Feb 16, 2012

Ginza Mall has some great places to eat and so does Raffles. Very central point for east Enders


Jan 14, 2013



Jan 20, 2013

Prepare for long walking distances! You need to exit transfer to / from Airport Express (¥25.—/person/ride).

David Feng

Feb 24, 2014

Toast Box in Raffles Mall is probably the best Laksa in Beijing.


Jul 24, 2014

last trip to airport is 1030pm. you would need to carry you luggages in stairs. Not travel or tourist friendly.


Mar 9, 2015

Ginza Mall is exit C


Jun 8, 2015

If you're going to take airport line, go down from airport express exit (close to dongzhimen exit B), there they have escalator/moving stair

Ozgun 米那

Aug 5, 2015

Otherwise you will be suffering through all the old stairs and long long way to the airport line.

Ozgun 米那

Aug 5, 2015

Also there are airport shuttles/buses from Exit A.

Ozgun 米那

Aug 5, 2015

I got taxi to drop me off at exit A/B and took escalator down to subway and followed signs to Airport Express. Take elevator down to platform.


Sep 16, 2015

Russian embassy, to exit A, straight and first left


Sep 26, 2015

When arriving by taxi to take the Airport Express, do not get down in Exit C. You will end up lugging your heavy luggage a lot to reach Airport Express. Arrive at Exit A or B & you will find escalators. After ticketing you can use the elevator to get do


Jul 22, 2016

Raffle City centre is at exit D


Nov 18, 2016

First train/Last train