How to get to Beijing Capital Airport(PEK)
Beijing Capital Airport(PEK) is located 30km northeast of Beijing North Railway Station. Public transportations from Beijing North Railway Station to Capital Airport are subway line 2 + airport express train, and taxi. Subway line 2 + airport express train is mostly recommended. It just takes 50 minutes and ticket fare is RMB29.
Option 1, Subway line 2 + Airport express train, 50 minutes, RMB29
First: Walk to Xizhimen station of subway line 2 through from Beijing North Railway Station underground passage, 100 metres, 5 minutes
Then: Take Subway line 2 from Xizhimen Station(西直门站) to Dongzhimen Station(东直门站)
Passing Stations: 5, Duration: 15 minutes, Interval: 4 minutes, Running Hours: 05:30 - 23:00, Ticket price: RMB4
Next: Transfer airport express train to Beijing Capital Airport T3 or T2 from Dongzhimen Station(东直门站)
Passing Stations: 1, Duration: 20 minutes, Interval: 15 minutes, Running Hours: 06:35 - 23:10, Ticket price: RMB25
Option 2, Take Taxi, RMB98, 30km, 1 hour
Taxi is one convenient and fast, but also the most expensive way to get to Beijing Capital Airport(PEK).
Taxi pick-up areas are on station square.
The taxi fare from Beijing North Railway Station to Beijing Capital Airport(PEK) is around RMB98 and the duration is around 1 hour.
If you take the taxi, you can show the following Chinese sentence to Taxi driver:
司机, 请带我去北京首都机场，谢谢! (Please drive me to Beijing Capital Airport(PEK), thank you!)