Browsed by
Category: Subway Survival

Subway Survival: Beijing

Subway Survival: Beijing

 Beijing has one of the busiest subways in the world with more than 6.4 million riders each day. I would feel a 100 times more confident in the city if I could avoid using the Subway, but unfortunately it is the most cost-effective and efficient way of getting around. Finding the Subway In Beijing, a blue sign marked with ‘北京地铁 (Beijing Subway)’ indicates that there is a subway station nearby. Access to the subway station is marked by a square grey…

Read More Read More

Survival Tips for the Beijing Subway

Survival Tips for the Beijing Subway

 1. Know the rush hours Morning 7.00am-9.30am Afternoon 5.30pm-8.30pm It is always wise to avoid Line 1 during rush hour sinces it the craziest line. It is also the line I have to use for my daily commute to and from work – lucky me. 2. Stay close to the door If your not going far stay near the door, its a good idea to try and get the corner right next to the door for easy exit. Always be…

Read More Read More