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Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022

10 Dec 2021

The 2022 Winter Olympic are scheduled to be held in China between 4 to 20 February 2022 and the 2022 Winter Paralympic Games scheduled between 4 to 13 March 2022. Winter sport events are to held in various venues across the cities of Beijing, Zhangjiakou and Yanqing district.

The weather in Beijing in February is usually cold and very dry, with average high temperatures around 4°C (39°F) during the day, and freezing temperatures around -8°C (19°F) at night.

The countdown for the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games is underway, but guidelines are subject to change as the COVID-19 situation evolves.

  • The Beijing 2022 Playbooks outline the responsibilities of all Games participants and health and safety rules that must be followed, including information specific to COVID-19 precautions.
  • The Playbooks are jointly developed by Beijing 2022, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), in close collaboration with the Chinese Government and relevant authorities and will be regularly updated as guidelines change.

Advice to Travellers

The UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) currently advise that all direct flights from the UK to mainland China have been suspended, and a future review date has not yet been given.

If you are planning on travelling to China indirectly for the Games, before booking any travel you should: