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Tongzhou District, Beijing District in Beijing, Peoples Republic of China

Tongzhou District is a district of Beijing. It is located in southeast Beijing and considered the eastern gateway to the nation's capital. Downtown Tongzhou itself lies around 20 km (12 mi) east of central Beijing, at the northern end of the Grand Canal and at the easternmost end of Chang'an Avenue. The entire district covers an area of 906 km2 (350 sq mi), or 6% of Beijing's total area. It had a population of 673,952 at the 2000 Census, and has seen significant growth and development since then, growing to a population of 1,184,000 at the 2010 Census. The district is subdivided into four subdistricts, ten towns, and one ethnic township.

Tongzhou Beiguan station Beijing Subway station

Tongzhou Beiguan is a station on Line 6 of the Beijing Subway. The station opened on December 28, 2014.

Tongzhou Beiyuan station Beijing Subway station

Tongzhou Beiyuan Station is a station on Batong Line of the Beijing Subway.

Historical locations

Tongzhou or Tong Prefecture was a prefecture of imperial China seated in modern Dali County, Shaanxi. It existed intermittently from AD 554 to 1913.

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Batong line line of the Beijing Subway

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Line 6 (Beijing Subway) line of Beijing Subway

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Fangshan line

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Line 15 (Beijing Subway) metro line of Beijing Subway

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Beiguan may refer to:

Beiyuan may refer to the following locations in China:

Line 16 (Beijing Subway) line of the Beijing Subway

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Guanzhuang station (line 15) Beijing Subway station

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Lucheng station Beijing Subway station

Lucheng is a station and the eastern terminus of the Line 6 of the Beijing Subway. The construction of this station began on September 20, 2012, and was completed in 2014. This station is located in the town of Lucheng in Tongzhou District, Beijing, after which it is named; it is only 3 km (1.9 mi) away from the border with Hebei province, specifically, the town of Yanjiao in the Sanhe exclave. The east end of Lucheng Station connects to Dongxiaoying rail yard.

Wuzixueyuanlu station Beijing Subway station

Wuzixueyuanlu is a station on Line 6 of the Beijing Subway. The construction of this station began on September 20, 2012, and was completed in 2014. This station is the first in Tongzhou District, Beijing when travelling eastbound towards Lucheng.

Tongyunmen station station of Beijing Subway

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Beiyunhe West station Beijing Subway station

Beiyunhe West is a station on Line 6 of the Beijing Subway. The construction of this station began on September 20, 2012, and was completed in 2014. This station is located in Tongzhou District, Beijing on the western shore of the Grand Canal.

Pinggu Line of the Beijing Subway is a suburban express rapid transit line under planning in Beijing. The line will use 8-car Type D trains.