A new train diagram of subcenter railway line will be put into operation from July 1, 2018 on.
At the time, the run time of some trains between Beijing West Station and Tongzhou Station will be shortened to 39 minutes from the current 48 minutes, and time of some trains between Beijing Station and Tongzhou Station will be cut to 23 minutes from the present 28, according to Beijing Urban Railway Investment and Development Company.
It is learnt that adjustment of the operation time is to meet the commuting needs at morning and evening peak hours and further improve the fast transport capacity between city proper and the subcenter.
To facilitate passengers’ fast transport, exclusive passages for subcenter railway line are set up in Beijing West Station and Beijing Station for fast-in and fast-out.
A total of four stations of Beijing West Station, Beijing Station, Beijing East Station and Tongzhou Station are set up along the 29.6-kilometer-long subcenter railway line(in operation).
Totally four pairs of trains run between Beijing West Station(Beijing Station) and Tongzhou Station on a daily basis; among them, three trains go to Tongzhou Station from Beijing West Station(Beijing Station) and the other train runs from Tongzhou Station to Beijing West Station in the morning; while, three trains go from Tongzhou Station to Beijing West Station(Beijing Station) and the other train runs from Beijing West Station to Tongzhou Station in the evening.