Tsim Sha Tsui Station

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Tsim Sha Tsui
尖沙咀
MTR rapid transit station
Tsim Sha Tsui Station 2014 03 part1.JPG
Platform 2
Location Salisbury Road/Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui
Yau Tsim Mong District, Hong Kong
Coordinates 22°17′50″N 114°10′20″E / 22.2973°N 114.1722°E / 22.2973; 114.1722Coordinates: 22°17′50″N 114°10′20″E / 22.2973°N 114.1722°E / 22.2973; 114.1722
Operated by MTR Corporation
Line(s)
Platforms 2 (island platform)
Tracks 2
Connections      West Rail Line East Tsim Sha Tsui Station, bus, public light bus, ferry
Construction
Structure type Underground
Platform levels 1
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code TST
History
Opened
  • 31 December 1979 (1979-12-31) (Tsuen Wan Line, as part of the Kwun Tong Line)
Services
Preceding station   MTR   Following station
towards Central
Tsuen Wan Line
towards Tsuen Wan
Terminus
West Rail Line
Transfer at: East Tsim Sha Tsui
towards Tuen Mun
Location
Hong Kong MTR system map
Hong Kong MTR system map
Tsim Sha Tsui
Location within the MTR system
Tsim Sha Tsui Station
Chinese 尖沙咀
Concourse of Tsim Sha Tsui station

Tsim Sha Tsui is an MTR station on the Tsuen Wan Line. The station, originally opened in 1979 on the Kwun Tong Line, serves the area of Tsim Sha Tsui.

East Tsim Sha Tsui Station on the West Rail Line, opened on 24 October 2004, is connected to this station. The station serves as an interchange station between the Tsuen Wan and West Rail Lines.

Tsim Sha Tsui Station was featured in a brief chase sequence featuring Brigitte Lin in Wong Kar-wai's 1994 film, Chungking Express.

Tsim Sha Tsui Station was also featured in Clifton Ko's 1987 film, It's a Mad, Mad, Mad World.

Timetable[edit]

Line Destination First train Last train
Tsuen Wan Line Tsuen Wan 06:11 00:59
Central 06:04 00:54
Source: MTR[1]

Station layout[edit]

Platforms 1 and 2 share the same island platform. Out-of-system access to the West Rail Line is provided at the concourse through exits F or G and a walk along the Middle Road or Mody Road subway system respectively to reach East Tsim Sha Tsui Station.[2]

Ground - Exits/Entrances
L1
Concourse
Concourse Customer Service, MTRShops
Hang Seng Bank, vending machine
ATMs
Octopus promotion machine
Subway Subway to East Tsim Sha Tsui Station (     West Rail Line)
L2
Platforms
Platform 1      Tsuen Wan Line towards Tsuen Wan (Jordan)
Island platform, doors will open on the right
Platform 2      Tsuen Wan Line towards Central (Admiralty)

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Entrances/exits[edit]

Tsim Sha Tsui Station is linked with East Tsim Sha Tsui Station through the Mody Road and Middle Road Subways.

In Tsim Sha Tsui Station[edit]

In East Tsim Sha Tsui Station[edit]

Transport Connections[edit]

Bus

Many routes via roads surrounding the Station such as Salisbury Road, Chatham Road South, and Nathan Road, operated by the KMB, NWFB, and Citybus.
KMB
  • 1- Chuk Yuen EstateStar Ferry
  • 1A- Sau Mau Ping (Central) ↔ Star Ferry
  • 2- So Uk ↔ Star Ferry
  • 6- Mei Foo ↔ Star Ferry
  • 6A- Lai Chi Kok ↔ Star Ferry
  • 7- Lok Fu ↔ Star Ferry
  • 9- Ping Shek ↔ Star Ferry
  • 13X- Po Tat ↔ Tsim Sha Tsui East
  • 26- Shun Tin ↔ Tsim Sha Tsui East
  • 35A- On Yam ↔ Tsim Sha Tsui East
  • 41A- Cheung On ↔ Tsim Sha Tsui East
  • 63X- Hung Shui Kiu (Tin Sam Road) ↔ Jordan (To Wah Road)
  • 81C- Yiu On ↔ Hung Hom Station
  • 87D- Kam Ying Court ↔ Hung Hom Station
  • 98D- Hang Hau (North) ↔ Tsim Sha Tsui East
  • 203- Yau Yat Tsuen ↺ Tsim Sha Tsui East
  • 208- Broadcast Drive ↔ Tsim Sha Tsui East
  • 215X- Lam Tin (Kwong Tin Estate) ↔ Kowloon Station
  • 219X- Laguna City ↺ Tsim Sha Tsui
  • 234X- Bayview Garden ↔ Tsim Sha Tsui East (Mody Road)
  • 260X- Po Tin ↔ Hung Hom Station
  • 271- Fu Heng ↔ Tsim Sha Tsui (Canton Road)
  • 281A- Kwong Yuen ↔ Kowloon Station
  • 296D- Sheung Tak ↔ Kowloon Station
Citybus
  • 973- Tsim Sha Tsui East ↔ Stanley Market
  • A21- Airport (Ground Transportation Centre) ↔ Hung Hom Station
Cross Harbour Tunnel Bus
  • 110- Kowloon Station ↔ Shau Kei Wan

Ferries

Star Ferry, to Central and Wanchai

Trains

Underground pedestrian link to West Rail Line trains to Hung Hom and Tuen Mun.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tsim Sha Tsui Station timetable" (PDF). MTR Corporation. Retrieved 30 July 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "Tsim Sha Tsui Station street map" (PDF). MTR Corporation. Retrieved 30 July 2014. 
  3. ^ "Tsim Sha Tsui Station layout" (PDF). MTR Corporation. Retrieved 30 July 2014.