Route 4 (Hong Kong)

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Route 4

Route 4
Island Eastern Corridor, Victoria Park Road, Gloucester Road, Harcourt Road, Connaught Road (West & Central)
Route 4 coloured red
Route information
Length: 15.3 km (9.5 mi)
Existed: 1984 (Island Eastern Corridor) – present
Major junctions
East end: Chai Wan Road/Wan Tsui Road in Chai Wan
  Route 2 in Quarry Bay
Route 1 in Causeway Bay
Route 3 in Sai Ying Pun
West end: Shing Sai Road in Kennedy Town
Location
Districts: Eastern, Wan Chai, Central and Western
Highway system

Hong Kong Strategic Route and Exit Number System

Route 3 Route 5
Island Eastern Corridor near North Point

Route 4 (Chinese: 四號幹綫) is an east-west road artery along the north shore of Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong. Formerly divided into routes 7 (Causeway Bay - Aberdeen) and 8 (Utilisation of Island Eastern Corridor), it was absorbed into Route 4 in 2004.

Route[edit]

Route 4 had consisted of two sections:

From Chai Wan the route travels west towards Central via Island Eastern Corridor, Victoria Park Road, Gloucester Road, Harcourt Road Flyover, and finally to Connaught Road Central.

Part two of the roadway extension which took Route 4 from Connaught Road Central to Kennedy Town via the Connaught Road West Flyover was completed in 1997.

The areas covered by the route include Kennedy Town, Shek Tong Tsui, Sai Ying Pun, Sheung Wan, Central, Wan Chai, Causeway Bay, Quarry Bay, Tai Koo Shing, Shau Kei Wan, A Kung Ngam, Heng Fa Chuen and Chai Wan.

Observed roads and exits[edit]

Westbound towards Kennedy Town Eastbound towards Chai Wan
Exit Destination Exit Destination
Chai Wan
Island Eastern Corridor
1A Lee Chung Street
2 Chai Wan and Eastern Hospital 2 Wing Tai Road

Chai Wan, Heng Fa Chuen and Siu Sai Wan

2A Tung Hei Road

Aldrich Bay and A Kung Ngam

2B Shau Kei Wan
3A Chai Wan Road

Stanley and Shek O

3B Nam On Street

Shau Kei Wan and Aldrich Bay

3C Hong On Street

Kornhill

4 Tai Koo Wan Road

Taikoo Shing

4 Tai Koo Wan Road

Taikoo Shing

5 Eastern Harbour Tunnel

Route 2 northbound towards Ma Liu Shui

5 Eastern Harbour Tunnel

Route 2 northbound towards Ma Liu Shui

6 Java Road

North Point and Quarry Bay

6 Java Road

North Point and Quarry Bay

6A Tong Shui Road
6B Hing Fat Street
6C Victoria Park Road
7 Gloucester Road

Causeway Bay, Tai Hang

7 Gloucester Road

Causeway Bay

Gloucester Road
8 Cross Harbour Tunnel

Route 1 northbound towards Fo Tan

8 Cross Harbour Tunnel / Canal Road

Route 1 northbound towards Fo Tan or southbound to Aberdeen

8A Marsh Road
9 Tonnochy Road 9 Tonnochy Road
9A Fleming Road

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

9B Wan Chai
9C Performing Arts Avenue

Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

Harcourt Road
9D Edinburgh Place
10 Cotton Tree Drive

Admiralty, Mid-Levels and The Peak

10 Cotton Tree Drive

Admiralty, Mid Levels and The Peak

Connaught Road Central
10A Murray Road
11A Club Street
12A Man Yiu Street

Airport Express Station and Connaught Place

12B Sheung Wan
12C Man Po Street

Airport Express Station and Connaught Place

Connaught Road West
12D Sai Ying Pun
13 Western Harbour Tunnel

Route 3 northbound towards Yuen Long

13 Western Harbour Tunnel

Route 3 northbound towards Yuen Long

Kennedy Town

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