Tiyu Xilu station

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Tiyu Xilu

Guangzhou Metro icon.svg
Tiyu Xilu Station Line 3 Platforms East 202009.jpg
Line 3 platform
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese 体育西路站
Traditional Chinese 體育西路站
Standard Mandarin
Hanyu Pinyin Tǐyù Xīlù Zhàn
Yue: Cantonese
Yale Romanization Táiyuhk Sāilouh Jaahm
Jyutping Tai2juk6 Sai1lou6 Zaam6
General information
LocationTianhe 1st South Road (天河南一路) and West Tiyu Road (体育西路)
Tianhe District, Guangzhou, Guangdong
Operated byGuangzhou Metro Co. Ltd.
Platforms6 (3 island platforms)
Structure typeUnderground
Other information
Station code1 14 (Line 1)
3 11 (Line 3)
Opened28 June 1999 (Line 1)
26 December 2005 (Line 3)
Preceding station Guangzhou Metro icon.svg Guangzhou Metro Following station
towards Xilang
Line 1 Tianhe Sports Center
Zhujiang New Town
towards Panyu Square
Line 3 Linhexi
towards Airport North (Terminal 2)

Tiyu Xilu Station (simplified Chinese :体育西路站; traditional Chinese :體育西路站; Jyutping :tai2 juk6 sai1 lou6 zaam6; Cantonese Yale :Táiyuhk Sāilouh Jaahm; lit.'Sports (Centre) Road West Station') is an interchange station on Line 1 and Line 3 of the Guangzhou Metro. It started operations on 28 June 1999 (for Line 1) and 26 December 2005 (for Line 3). It is situated under Tiyu Road West (体育西路) and Tianhe 1st South Road (天河南一路) in the Tianhe District of Guangzhou. It is near Teemall (天河城广场) and Guangzhou Books Center (广州购书中心), which makes it one of the busiest metro stations in Guangzhou. [1] [2] [3]


The platforms for Line 1 are in the standard island platform layout whilst on Line 3 there are two island platforms serving three tracks. Northbound services to Tianhe Coach Terminal and southbound services to Panyu Square use the outer tracks whilst the train service to the airport uses the single centre track. The doors open on both sides of the centre track to allow cross-platform interchange in both directions.

The station was designated as busiest in the country by a fair margin with 1,252,064 passengers per day in 2017. [4]

Station layout

GStreet levelExits A-D, G, H
LobbyCustomer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
Pedestrian PassagewayExit E
Platform 2Pfeil links.svg  1   towards Xilang (Yangji)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 1  1   towards Guangzhou East Railway Station (Tianhe Sports Center)Pfeil rechts.svg
Platform 3Pfeil links.svg  3   towards Panyu Square (Zhujiang New Town)
Island platform, doors will open on the left (towards Panyu Square) or right (towards Airport North)
Platform 5
Platform 6
  3   towards Airport North [L3 1] (Linhexi)Pfeil rechts.svg
Island platform, doors will open on the left (towards Airport North) or right (towards Airport North or Tianhe Coach Terminal)
Platform 4  3   towards Pfeil rechts.svg
  1. The train from Airport North Station changes direction after arriving its terminal. Even though Tiyu Xilu is the terminal of the Line 3 Northern Branch, it does not terminate at this station.
  2. The train from Panyu Square Station


Exit numberExit location
Exit ATiyu Xilu
Exit BTianhe Nanyilu
Exit CTianhe Nanyilu
Exit DTiyu Xilu
Exit ETianhe Festival Walk
Exit GTiyu Xilu
Exit HTiyu Xilu

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