Tian'anmen West

Tian'anmen West is a station on Line 1 of the Beijing Subway. For more details view the ExploreBeijing interactive Subway map centered on this station.

Basic facts

English Tian'anmen West
Chinese (simplified) 天安门西
Located on Line 1
Pronounciation Tiān’ānmén Xī

Map of Tian'anmen West

Tips near Tian'anmen West

Forbidden City and Tiananmen square are not quite close, use the Tiananmen west station instead. Expect some security checks; foreigners, however, do not have to show IDs.

尧哲

Feb 5, 2016

Beware art students and our students wanting to practise English. If they ask you to go for coffee or tea be polite and do not go.

keithr

Jan 14, 2013

Visit the Forbidden City - former residence of the Imperial Household with 9999 rooms.

ExploreMetro

Nov 19, 2011

BaihaiPark is where the "dedication tree" is.

Kurt roberts

Apr 1, 2013

don't come to visit Beijing with out subway map

aj

Jul 31, 2014

#use the TIANANMEN EAST STATION instead

Matt

Feb 5, 2016

Use Exit C to go directly to National Centre for Performing Arts.

Volkan

Sep 17, 2016

First train/Last train