Badaling Great Wall Railway Station
Operated on Dec 30 2019, Badaling Great Wall High Speed Railway Station (Chinese name 八达岭长城站) also is called Badalingchangcheng railway station that is located in Yanqing District, 65km northwest of downtown of Beijing. This underground high-speed railway station on the Beijing–Zhangjiakou intercity railway covers 49,500 square metres, including 9,000 square metres overground station building and 40,500 square metres underground track area and platform area. The platforms of station is beneath the Badaling Great Wall and located 62 metres below the surface, and the waiting room of station also is located 9 metres below the surface, making it the deepest high-speed railway station in the world. There is one 42 metres long underground elevator that also is the longest underground elevator in the world. Badalingchangcheng railway station has 2 platforms, 4 railway tracks. serving 12 high-speed trains and bullet trains on the Beijing-Zhangjiakou intercity railway per day.
Badaling Great Wall Railway Station has 3 floors. The entracnce, exit, ticket office are on the ground floor, the waiting room and check-in gate are on B1 floor, and the platforms are on B2 floor
|Ground Floor||Exits, Entracnce, Security Check, Ticket office. The north cable car terminal is 150 metres on right side of station, the hiking entrance is 450 metres on left side of station.|
|Waiting Room Floor||Located 9 metres below the surface, waiting room with 500 seats, business lounge, Baby Care Room, check-in gate|
|Platforms Floor||Located 62 metres below the surface, 2 platforms and 4 railway tracks|
Map and Location
Address: Badaling Great Wall scenic area, Yanqing District, Beijing, China
There are two railway stations at Badaling Great Wall, Badaling Great Wall High-Speed Railway Station (Badalingchangcheng railway station), and Badaling Railway Station.
Badaling Great Wall High-Speed Railway Station is also called Badalingchangcheng railway station that is located in Badaling Great Wall scenic area and serves the high-speed trains
Badaling Railway Station is located in Badaling town, 3km northwest from Badaling Great Wall scenic area. This station serves S2 ordinary train from Beijing Huangtudian station to Badaling Railway Station.
Step 1: After get off your train, follow the direction signs to take two elevators from 62 metres underground platforms to exits on the ground, one elevator is 20 metres long and another is 42 metres long, and then please show your passport and confirmation No.(or printed ticket) to station staff to check out.
Step 2: Leave Station to visit Badaling great wall. The north cable car terminal is 150 metres on right side of station (3 minutes walking), and the hiking entrance is 450 metres on left side of station(10 minutes walking).
Step 1: After visit Badaling Great Wall, please walk to station 40 minutes before the train departure.
Step 2: Go through Security Check and real-name ID check to enter by showing passport to station staff.
Step 3: Take the elevator down to waiting room, and find the Boarding Gate (check-in Gate). The gate No. will be in the confirmation email we send to you.
Step 4: Have a seat near the gate to wait for check-in. The boarding gate will be opened 25 minutes prior to the departure time.
Step 5: Ticket check. Please show your passport and confirmation No. to station staff to check in. The boarding gate will be closed 10 minutes before the train departs
Step 6: Take the elevators down to the platform.
Step 7: Board the train and find your seats. How to find you seats?
The ticket office is on the ground floor
Do you need to collect train tickets?
The electronic tickets are available on all high-speed and bullet train routes from or to Badaling Great Wall Railway Station.
It means international travellers can show their passports, likes Chinese ID to check in and board the train directly, and don't need to go to ticket office to collect the printed tickets anymore.
If you have train E-tickets, how to check in your train? Please go here to get Guides.
If you still need to pick up printed tickets, please go here to get Guides.
Foods and Restaurants
There are some food options and restaurants on the commercial street, 350 metres on the left side of station, including Chinese restaurants, rice, noodles, KFC and Starbucks.
How to visit Badaling Great Wall by Train
Now, taking high-speed trains to visit Badaling great wall from Beijing is the most convenient way, because it just takes around 30 minutes by high-speed train to get to Badaling great wall from Beijing downtown.
The north cable car terminal is 150 metres on right side of station, and the hiking entrance is 450 metres on left side of station. Get more details.