Intercity Railway Connector

The Intercity Railway Connector (Chinese: 城际铁路联络线; pinyin: Chéngjì Tiělù Liánluòxiàn),[a] also known as Line S7 in the Beijing Metropolitan Area Railway planning, is a railway line currently under construction. The speed will be 200 km/h.[1] It will connect the Beijing Capital International Airport and Beijing Daxing International Airport when the full line is completed.[2]

Intercity Railway Connector[a]
城际铁路联络线
Overview
StatusUnder construction
LocaleBeijing and Hebei
TerminiDaxing Airport
Langfang East (Phase 1)
Service
Operator(s)China Railway Beijing Group
Technical
Line length39.438 km (Phase 1)
Track gauge1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge
Operating speed200 km/h[1]

Phase 1 of the railway, which is currently under construction, will connect Langfang (a city in Hebei Province) and Beijing Daxing International Airport. Phase 1 is 39.438 km, including 15.3 km in Beijing and 24.138 km in Hebei Province.[2]

Phase 1 of the railway will be finished in December 2022.[1]

StationsEdit

Phase 1 (under construction)Edit

Phase 1 of the railway (Daxing Airport to Langfang East) is shared with the Langzhuo (Langfang–Zhuozhou) intercity railway (Chinese: 廊涿城际铁路).

Station Name[2] Total distance (km) Travel Time Transfer Location
English Chinese
Daxing Airport 大兴机场   PKX  Jingxiong   Daxing Airport  Guangyang District, Langfang, Hebei[b]
Xinhangcheng 新航城 Daxing District, Beijing
Konggangxinqu 空港新区 Guangyang District, Langfang, Hebei
Langfang East 廊坊东

Phase 2 (under planning)Edit

Station Name[1] Total distance (km) Travel Time Transfer Location
English Chinese
Caiyu 采育 Daxing District, Beijing
Yizhuang East 亦庄东 Tongzhou District, Beijing
Shiyuan 施园  7   Batong  (Hua Zhuang station)
Beijing Sub-Center 北京城市副中心  Jingtang   6  (Beiyunhe East station)
Xuxinzhuang 徐辛庄
Beijing Capital Airport (Terminal 3) 首都机场(T3航站楼)   PEK  Capital Airport  Shunyi District, Beijing
Nanfaxin 南法信  15 

NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b Also known as Capital Airport to Beijing New Airport Intercity Railway Connector (Chinese: 首都机场至北京新机场城际铁路联络线; pinyin: Shǒudū Jīchǎng Zhì Běijīng Xīn Jīchǎng Chéngjì Tiělù Liánluòxiàn)
  2. ^ Actual location.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "北京新建城际铁路联络线或延迟至2022年底竣工". www.bjnews.com.cn. 2019-02-18. Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  2. ^ a b c "京津冀城际联络线一期环评全本发布 城市副中心可直达雄安新区". 2018-06-06. Retrieved 2019-08-09.