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Beijing Layover Tour | Beijing Short Tour from Airport

Beijing Layover Tour Profile

Beijing Layover Tour MapBeijing Layover tour refers to the short tours in Beijing on the way to another city, while you change flight, ship or train in Beijing.
Beijing layover trip is also called 'Beijing transit travel'.

In Chinese, it is called '北京转机旅游'' or '北京停留之旅'.
Most Beijing layover tours start from Beijing Capital International Airport.

Most travelers will change to homeward flight in Beijing after visiting other cities of China.
Usually there will be 4 to 10 hours between reaching Beijing and departure time. Travelers may use these hours to take a short layover tour to famous attractions of Beijing. Anyway, it is very boring to just sit in airport or train station for several hours.
The layover tour start from airport or train station and then complete the tour in airport or train station.

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Beijing Layover Tour Package from Airport

108 hours free visa tour is available in Beijing,which make it possible to arrange a Beijing layover package tour.    Beijing layover package tour covers 2 days and 3 days itinerary   All itinerary start from and end in Beijing airport is listed as below.

BJ-PH-01layover. Beijing 2 days typical layover package tour based on Badaling Great Wall
BJ-PH-02layover. Beijing 2 days typical layover package tour based on Mutianyu Great Wall
BJ-PH-03layover. Beijing 3 days layover package tour based on Badaling Great Wall
BJ-PH-04layover. Beijing 3 days layover package tour based on Mutianyu Great Wall
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Beijing Layover Tour Package from Xingang Port

This tour products is designed for travelers come to China via International cruise ship. Most ship dock at Xingang Place for some, which make it possible to take a layover trip to Beijing.
BJ-PH-01xingang. Beijing 4 days typical package tour end in Xingang Port
BJ-PH-02xingang. Beijing 5 days classic cruise package tour end in Xingang Port
BJ-PH-03Xingang. Beijing 6 days complete package tour for Xingang Port Cruise
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One Day Beijing Layover Tour (8-10 hours)

The one day Beijing layover tour start at flexible time based on your flight time. But you need at least 8 hours in Beijing.
BJ-PL-15. Mutianyu Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City one day layover tour
BJ-PL-16. Beijing one day layover tour of Badaling Great Wall, Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City,
BJ-PL-17. Mutianyu Great Wall, Ming Tomb layover day tour,
BJ-PL-18. Beijing one day layver trip of Badaling Great Wall and Ming Tomb,
BJ-PL-19. Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace one day layover tour,
BJ-PL-20. Beijing layover day tour of Beijing Zoo, Beijing Hutong, Olympic Park and Lama Temple ,
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Beijing Evening Layover Tour from Airport

No need to stay boring in Beijing airport.  It is easy to take an evening Layover tour from Beijing Capital International Airport
BJ-PL-21. Beijing layover evening tour of Roast Duck Dinner and Acrobatic Show ( 5-6 hours )
BJ-PL-22. Beijing layover trip of Opera evening show (4-5 hours )
BJ-PL-23. Beijing evening layover tour of Kongfu Show (4-5 hours )
BJ-PL-25. Imperial Cuisine Evening layover tour start from Beijing airport (4-5 hours )
BJ-PL-26. Evening layover tour of Bird Nest and Water Cube, Tiananmen, Changan Avenue, CBD (6-7 hours)
BJ-PL-27. Beijing evening layover tour of Wangfujing Street, CCTV Tower ( 5-6 hours )
BJ-PL-28. Beijing evening layover trip of Qianmen , Grand Theatre, Corner Tower ( 5-6 hours )
BJ-PL-29. Nanluoguxiang, Hutong and Sanlitun layover tour in Beijing, ( 6-7 hours )
BJ-PL-30. Beijing layover tour of Jingshan Park, Houhai Lake / Shichahai Area ( 6-7 hours )
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Half Day Beijing Layover Tour from Airport (4-5 hours)

BJ-PL-01. Beijing Badaling Great Wall layover half day tour
BJ-PL-02. Mutianyu Great Wall half day layover tour
BJ-PL-03. Airport - Shuiguan Great Wall tour - airport
BJ-PL-04. Juyongguan Great Wall half day layover tour
BJ-PL-05. Huanghuacheng Great Wall half day layover tour
BJ-PL-06. Half day Beijing Tiananmen Square Forbidden City layover tour
BJ-PL-07. Beijing Temple of Heaven layover half day tour,
BJ-PL-08. Summer Palace half day layover tour,
BJ-PL-09. Beijing Hutong half day layover tour
BJ-PL-10. Beijing Tiananmen Square layover half day tour
BJ-PL-11. Beijing Aquarium half day layover tour,
BJ-PL-12. Beijing 798 Art Zone half day layover tour,
BJ-PL-13. China Avaiation Museum layover half day tour,
BJ-PL-14. China Garden Museum half day layover tour,
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Unique Designed Beijing Layover Tour

Beijing Buddhism Layover Tour

BJ-PL-01Buddhist. Beijing half day layover Buddhism tour of Lama Temple.
BJ-PL-02Buddhist. Half day Beijing Buddhist layover tour of Guangji Temple.
BJ-PL-03Buddhist. Buddhism layover half day trip to White Pagoda Temple.
BJ-PL-04Buddhist. Beijing half day layover Buddhist excursion to Juesheng Temple.

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Beijing Confucius Layover Trip

BJ-PL-01Confucius. Beijing 1 day layover tour of Tiananmen, Forbidden City and Confucius Temple ( , Lunch, )
BJ-PL-02Confucius. 1 day layover Confucius Temple and Mutianyu Great Wall private trip ( , Lunch, )
BJ-PL-03Confucius. Beijing Confucius Temple and Imperial College layover trip ( , Lunch, )
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Beijing Woman Transit Travel

BJ-PL-01Woman. Beijing woman layover tour of  Summer Palace and Xiushui Market (, Lunch, )
BJ-PL-02Woman. Beijing layover woman tour of Tiananmen, Forbidden City and Hongqiao Market (, Lunch, )
BJ-PL-03Woman. Beijing Hutong, Temple of Heaven and Wangfujing Street woman layover tour (, Lunch, )
BJ-PL-04Woman. Beijing woman layover half day tour of Xiushui Market
BJ-PL-05Woman. Hongqiao Market (Pearl Market) layover woman trip
BJ-PL-06Woman. Beijing half day layover woman trip  of Wangfujing Street and Olympic Park
BJ-PL-07Woman. Half day layover woman trip of Tiananmen Square and Foot Massage
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Beijing Art layover tour

The following layover tour lead travelers to discover art related attractions. The start place is airport. Travelers can be transferred back to airport or hotel.
BJ-PL-01Art. Beijing 1 day art layover tour to visit Tiananmen Sauare, Forbidden City, 798 Art Zone
BJ-PL-02Art. Beijing art layover day tour to visit Songzhuang area, Beijign Hutong and Summer Palace
BJ-PL-03Art. Beijing art layover day tour of 798 Art Zone and Mutianyu Great Wall
BJ-PL-04Art. Beijing one day art layover tour to visit Beijing Fine Arts Museum and 798 Art Zone
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Beijing Muslim Layover Tour

Beijing Muslim layover tour start from and end in Beijing International Airport. Part of tour routes covers Halal Lunch. 
BJ-PL-01Muslim. Muslim layover tour of Tiananmen, Forbidden City, Niujie Street &Mosque (, Halal Lunch, )
BJ-PL-02Muslim. Muslim layover day tour of Mutianyu Great Wall, Niujie Street & Mosque (, Halal Lunch, )
BJ-PL-03Muslim. Beijing Muslim layover trip of Huashi Muslim Mosque, Capital Museum, Summer Palace. (, Halal Lunch, )
BJ-PL-04Muslim. Beijing half day Muslim layover tour to Niujie Street (Niujie Mosque)
BJ-PL-05Muslim. Beijing half day Muslim layover trip of Bird Nest and Dongsi Muslim Mosque
BJ-PL-06Muslim. Beijing half day Muslim layover tour to Huashi Muslim Mosque and Qianmen Area
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Beijing Christian One Day Layover Tour

BJ-PL-01Christian. Beijing Christian Layover day tour of Tiananmen, Forbidden City, Gangwashi Christian Church ( , Lunch, )
BJ-PL-02Christian. Beijing Christian Layover day trip of Chaoyang Christian Church, Mutianyu Great Wall. ( , Lunch, )
BJ-PL-03Christian. Beijing one day Christian Layover tour of National Museum, Zhushikou Christian Church, Wangfujing Street (, Lunch, )
BJ-PL-04Christian. Beijing  Summer Palace, Haidian Christian Church and Olympic Park one day Christian Layover tour (, Lunch, )
BJ-PL-05Christian. Beijing half day Christian Layover tour of Gangwashi Christian Church. ( , , )
BJ-PL-06Christian. Beijing half day Christian Layover tour of Chaoyang Christian Church. ( , , )
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Beijing 1 Day Layover Tour Tour to Visit Local Farm

Beijingservice team designed Beijing layover tour to include visiting of local farm. The trip start from airport or train station. Travelers can be transferred back to airport, train station or hotel in downtown Beijing.
BJ-PL-01Farm. Beijing layover farm tour of Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and local planting farm
BJ-PL-02Farm. Badaling Great Wall and Xiaotangshan Farm layover tour
BJ-PL-03Farm. Beijing layover tour of Mutianyu Great Wall and Xiedao Farm
BJ-PL-04Farm. Beijing layover trip to visit local planting farm
BJ-PL-05Farm. Xiaotangshan farm layover tour
BJ-PL-06Farm. Beijing layover farm tour of Xiedao Farm
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Beijing One Day Mountaineering Layover Tour

Several mountains near Beijing can be visited start from airport. Travelers will be transferred back to airport or downotwn hotel after the layover mountain trip. It is also possible to pick up travelers from downotwn hotels and end the tour in airport.
BJ-PL-01Mountain. Beijing Fragrant Hill layover tour from Airport
BJ-PL-02Mountain. Beijing Mt.Mangshan layover tour from Airport
BJ-PL-03Mountain. Beijing Badachu layover tour from Airport
BJ-PL-04Mountain. Beijing Hongluo Temple layover tour from Airport
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Beijing Layover Tour to Visit Local Factory

BJ-PL-01Factory. Beijing factory layover tour to visit local clossene factor star from airport
BJ-PO-02Factory. Beijing layover factory tour to visit a Beijing local Kite factory
BJ-PO-03Factory. Beijing layover factory trip to visit a fermented bean curd factory
BJ-PO-04Factory. Layover factory trip to visit a Beijing local wine Museum
BJ-PO-05Factory. Layover trip of Beijing to discover local auto factory
BJ-PO-06Factory. Beijing layover trip to visit local food company
BJ-PO-07Factory. Layover tour to visit a beer factory of Beijing
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Beijing Layover Tour Tips

Normal Itinerary of Beijing Layover Tour

Beijing International airportBe met from Beijig Capital International Airport or train station.
Drive to attractions.
Take sightseeing in attractions.
Be transferred back to airport or train station.
Service end.

Top Attractions of Beijing Layover Tour

Most travelers take a layover tour to visit Great Wall. Beijingservice recommend Badaling Great Wall or Mutianyu Great Wall.
If travelers prefer to visit attractions in downtown Beijing, we suggest Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace or Temple of Heaven.

Lunch of Beijing Transit Tour

Beijingservice offers two kinds of layover tour: 1. 4-5 hours half day layover tour. 2. 8 hours one day layover tour. The half day layover tour do not include lunch. 8 hours one day layover tour covers lunch.

Dinner  for Beijing Layover Tour

Beijing layover tour do not include dinner. Please let us know if you need the dinner in advance, our tour advisor will tailor the tour for you.

Luggage

Beijing attractionsWe suggest travelers to deposit luggage in airport or train station. Then you may only take your light bag to take sightseeing. It is also possible to put luggage in the car boot if there is not Valuables.

Time to Return to Airport After Beijing Layover  Tip

We suggest travelers to reach airport three hours before deparure if you will connect international flight.   Two hours is needed if you will connect domestic flight.

Tailor a Beijing Layover Tour

Please contact Beijingservice to tailor a tour if you can not find a layover tour routes based on your time table.

Beijing Capital international Airport

Chinese name: 北京首都国际机场
Address: Airport West Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 北京市朝阳区机场西路 Tel:010-96158
Email: service@bcia.com.cn
Website:http://www.bcia.com.cn/

Dressing Rooms In Beijing Capital Airport

The Luggage Claim Lobby has six dressing rooms equipped with mirrors, tables, chairs and hooks, convenient for Beijing layover passengers to change clothes.
Termina 1.
west of the Luggage Claim Hall in Quarantine Area on the first floor

Termina 2.
east of Carousel No.14 in the Luggage Claim Hall,
near Carousel No.4 in the International Luggage Claim Hall

Termina 3:
south of T3-C East Luggage Claim Hall
The south of T3-C West Luggage Claim Hall
The south of T3-C International Luggage Claim Hall

Pay Lounge In Beijing Capital Airport Useful for Layover Travelers

It is hotel-like leisure places with single rooms, standard rooms and other service facilities.  If there is no time to take a layover sightseeing trip to Beijing, then you may spend one or two hours in pay lounge to enjoy TV programs or movies and relax yourself during your leisure moment.

In Termina 1&2
Rest room for honorable guests (the public region of the hall-red carpet)
Rest room for honorable guest(010-64599533)
BGS Rest room for the first business class(010-64590410,64590433)
Rest room for mother and infant (northern side of No.25 boarding gate of the domestic isolation region)(010-64597776,64591771)
Gotone club of China Mobile(010-64597776,64591771)
Honorable guest room of China Unicom of airport(010-64590895)
Time rest room(National:010-64598932,International:010-64598943)
Phoenix rest room(010-64599595)

In Termina 3
Style 1
It is hotel-like leisure places with single rooms, standard rooms and other service facilities, where you can forget exhaustion, enjoy TV programs or movies and relax yourself during your leisure moment. Location: West of public space in Arrival Lounge at 2nd Floor of T3-C Phone number:010-64558577

Style 2
It Provide a complete set of hotel service, including hotel-like pay lounge, small-scale conference service, business leisure service, multimedia & reading area, cofee bar, foot care, massage, bath, facial beauty and hairdressing Location: East of International Departure Lounge of T3-E Phone number:010-64532621

Free Terminal Shuttle Bus

Free ferry bus service is available between terminals, which is very convenient for layover travelers.
Run time:
06:00 ~ 23:00: Departure interval is kept within 10 minutes.
23:00 ~ 06:00: Departure interval is kept within 15 minutes.

Stops: T1: outside Gate 7 F1 T2: outside Gate 7 F1 T3: Gate 5 F1 Route: Gate 5 F1 of T.3 -> Departure floor of T2 -> Departure floor of T1 -> Gate 7 of Arrival floor of T2 -> Gate 7 Arrival floor of T1 -> Departure floor of T3


Express Railway from Beijing Capital Airport

The express railway is a good choice if you prefer to star the Beijing layover tour from downtown near Dongzhimen.  It make it possible to reach downtown quick and inexpensive.

T2: 06: 35-23: 10
T3: 06: 20-22: 50
Dongzhimen: 06: 00-22: 30
Interval:10 minutes

Station Locations
Terminal 2: B2 of Parking Garage No. 2
Terminal 3: F2 of Parking Garage No. 3
Tips:Airport express has 4 stops: Dongzhimen, Sanyuanqiao, T3 and T2

Lost & Found In Beijing Capital Airport

Hope all travelers do not need the lost and found.   But here is the informaiton.
T1 & T2
Inside the Passenger Service Center by Gate 15, F1, T2 Hotline: 0086-10-96158

T3:
East of Exit A of Arrival Hall, F2, T3-C Hotline: 0086-10-96158


Bank Counters In Beijing Airport

Most layover travelers needs to get some cash from bank counters.
T3
Bank of China in Departure Hall, F4, T3-C (east)
China Construction Bank in Departure Hall, F4, T3-C (west)
Agricultural Bank of China in the public area of International Arrival Hall, F2, T3-C (west of Exit B)
Bank of Beijing in the public area of Domestic Arrival Hall, F2, T3-C (east of Exit A)
Industrial & Commercial Bank of China in the public area of Domestic Arrival Hall, F2, T3-C (west of Exit C)

Foreign Exchange In Beijing Capital Airport

Money exchange is needed by most travelers, especially when travelers prefer to take a layover trip to Beijing.  It is convenient to take Chinese local cash.

T2
The foreign exchange counters of Hang Seng Bank and Industrial & Commercial Bank of China can be found at public area on the first floor, International Arrival Luggage Hall and Restricted Area on the second floor.

T3
ICE: T3-C Departure Hall on the fourth floor East exit of International Luggage Claim Hall Travelex :West exit of International Luggage Claim Hall Diagonally opposite Boarding Gate No.E19 of T3-E International Departure Lobby on the second floor Hang Seng Bank:International Arrival Hall’s Public Area Opposite to Boarding Gate No.E20 of T3-E International Departure Lobby on the second floor







Beijing Layover Tour FAQ

How long time needs from Airport to Downtown Beijing ?

It needs 40 minutes from Beijing International Airport to Downtown Beijing if the traffic is good.  But the traffic in Beijing is heavy, so we have to leave 1.5 hours on the way from airport to Beijing. Extra 30 minutes is needed during rush hour.

How long time needs from Airport to Great Wall ?

Beijing Capital International AirportIt needs one and half hours from Beijing International Airport to Badaling Great Wall if the traffic is smooth and no traffic jam. We suggest travelers to leave 2 hours for the driving to Badaling Great Wall when plan a Layover tour from Beijing Capital Airport. It needs almost the same time to Mutianyu Great Wall. 

It is around 2.5 to 3 hours to reach Simatai, Jinshanling or Gubeikou Great Wall.



How to reserve a Beijing Layover tour?

The first step is sending us your arrival and departure flight.
Then our tour operator will suggest a layover trip for you; and we will send you quotation of the layover trip itinerary based on number of travelers and itinerary.
The third step is providing your passport info to make reservation.
Then we will arrange the Beijing layover trip details for you.
The fifth and the last step is sending you formal confirmation after receiving deposit or prepayment.