GETTING TO AND AROUND BEIJING

Arriving by Air

Until the new Daxing International Airport opens in late 2019, Beijing Capital Airport remains the best way to enter and leave the city. There are direct links to countless national and international locations with China’s flagship carrier, Air China, as well as international lines China Airlines, China Eastern, and China Southern, plus numerous local carriers. It’s also worth checking on flights to neighboring Tianjin and traveling to Beijing by the 30 to 40-minute bullet train, which runs every 10 to 15 minutes and costs ¥54.5. Check for flights on Ctrip or Elong.

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