BEIJING

System location

Country

 China

Region

City

 Beijing

City population

 21 450 000

System description

Urban rail transport

Number of Lines

Stations, qty.

Length, km

Length underground, km

Last Update

Metro

17

 385

 616,3

 451,3

 31.08.2021

Other rail transport

Capital airport line

1

4

28,1

--    
Daxing airport line

1

3

41,4

--    

Key details of METRO Lines

Line Designation

Stations qty.

Length, km

Length underground, km

Line 1/ Batong line

 35

51,3 

34,4 

Line 2

 18

23,0 

23,0 

Line 4/ Daxing line  

24

27,6  

26,9  

Line 5  

23

27,6  

16,8  

Line 6  

32

53,4  

53,4  

Line 7

27 (29*)

40,3  

40,3  

Line 8  

19 + 12

26,4 + 17,0  

24,7 + 14,4  

Line 9  

12 (13*)

16,5  

16,5  

Line 10  

45

56,3  

56,3  

Line 13  

17

40,7  

2,7  

Line 14  

28

40,5  

35,5  

Line 15  

20

41,0  

27,1  

Line 16  

15

30,6  

30,6  

Yizhuang line  

14

23,3  

8,7  

Changping line  

10 (12*)

32,1  

13,9  

Fangshan line  

15 (16*)

32,0  

8,0  

Yanfang line  

8 (9*)

14,4  

0  

* Common stations: "Sihui" and "Sihui East" (Line 1 & Batong line); "National Library" (Lines 4 & 9); "Beijing West Railway Station" (Lines 7 & 9); "Gougongzhuang" (Line 9 & Fangshan line); " Xierqi" (Line 13 & Changping line); "Zhuxinzhuang" (Line 8 & Changping line); "Yancun East" (Fangchan & Yanfang lines); "Huazhuang" and "Universal Resort" (Line 7 & Batong line).

History of METRO system

Date / Year

Line

Stretch

Remark

1965

Lines 1/2

 -

Start of Metro construction

01.10.1969

Lines 1/2

 --

System opening

Future

 

 

 

2021

Line 8

 extension 4,7 km - 3 stations

Under construction

2022

Line 12

 29,6 km - 21 stations

Under construction

2021

Line 14

 extension 4,0 km - 5 stations

Under construction

2021

Line 16

 31,1 km - 19 stations

Under construction

2021

Line 19

 22,4 km - 10 stations

Under construction

2022

Changping line

 extension 12,6 km - 8 stations

Under construction

2021

Yangfang line

 extension 6,1 km - 3 stations

Under construction

Links

UrbanRail

Wikipedia

Skyscrapercity forum

Metro operator's web page

City metro news

Other metro maps
                         

Beijing METRO system MAP