New Guangzhou Transit Card Can Be Used in 210 Cities Nationwide

The cities include Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Tianjin, Suzhou, Hangzhou and Nanjing, among others.

by Tristin Zhang, 08 November 2018

Feminists Launch Anti-Harassment Campaign on Beijing Metro

Posters in the overhead handles call for commuters to 'not act as the silent lamb.'

by Matthew Minford, 27 September 2018

Study Links Pollution on Beijing Subway to Increased Risk for Cancer

Think you don't need to wear a pollution mask on the subway? Think again.

by Justine Lopez, 18 August 2017

Beijingers Can Now Check Real-Time Data to See How Crowded the Subway Is

The color-coded system allows commuters to pick and choose their route based on how crowded the subway cars and stations are.

by Justine Lopez, 18 August 2017

WATCH: Crowd Pushes Subway Car to Help Free Man Stuck in Gap at Beijing Station

A crowd literally pushed a subway car​ to help free a man who was stuck in the gap between the train and platform at Dongzhimen station on Thursday.

by Justine Lopez, 04 August 2017

These Translations of Beijing's Subway Stops are Fascinating (and Kinda Bizarre)

For those of us who have lived in the capital for a while, reciting Beijing's subway stations has become second nature. But do we really know what we're saying?

by That's Beijing, 20 July 2017

Stunning Photos Capture Everyday Life on Beijing Metro

Over a 10-year span, photographer Zhang Xinghai captured the everyday reality of commuting in the capital.

by That's Beijing, 11 November 2016

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