arrival at Beijing Capital Airport
Located 27km (18m) northeast to the city centre. It is half
an hour's drive through the express way.
Shuttle Bus Transfers (lines,
From Xidan Ticketing Center: for every half an hour betwen 5:30am to
From Art Gallery, International Hotel and Zhongguancun: for every hour.
From airport to the downtown: available until the last arrival flight.
Fare: CNY16 / $2 US
24 hours information and help telephone:
There are banks, ATMs, IDD Call telephone booths (mostly for IC card),
24 hour medical centre, post office, lot of shops (including duty
free), restaurants, etc.
Duty Free Allowance - 400 cigarettes (600 cigarettes for stays over 6
months); 2 liters of alcoholic beverages; reasonable amount of perfume
for personal use. Prohibited items: Arms, ammunition, radio
transmitters or receivers, exposed but undeveloped film. Baggage
declaration forms must be completed upon arrival noting all valuables
(cameras, watches, jewellery, etc). Copy presented to customs upon
leaving for checking.
- Hotels in the airport
1) Capital International Airport Beijing
2) Airport Capital Hotel
To Reach NAOC:
There are two ways to reach Beijing center from the airport:
To reach National Astronomical Observatories (NAOC), you can take a taxi from
the airport directly, or
you can take the shuttle bus transfers to arrive ??, then take a
taxi to reach NAOC.
It takes about
80 RMB if you will take a taxi directly or about 15 RMB from the bus station to
NAOC if the traffic is normal .
The train stations in Beijing:
Beijing Train Station
Beijing West Train Station
Beijing North Train Station
Beijing South Train Station
The Subway in Beijing: