Hoh Fuk Tong Stop

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Hoh Fuk Tong
何福堂
Light Rail (MTR)
MTR Light Rail stop
LRT Hoh Fuk Tong Stop.JPG
Hoh Fuk Tong Stop platform
Chinese name
Chinese 何福堂
General information
Location San Hui
Tuen Mun District, Hong Kong
Owned by KCR Corporation
Operated by MTR Corporation
Line(s)
Platforms 2 (2 side platforms)
Tracks 2
Connections
Construction
Structure type At-grade
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code 310
Fare zone 2
History
Opened
  • 2 February 1992 (1992-02-02)
Services
Preceding stop   MTR Lightrail icon.svg MTR Light Rail   Following stop
614
towards Yuen Long
614P
towards Siu Hong
Location
Hong Kong MTR system map
Hong Kong MTR system map
Hoh Fuk Tong
Location within the MTR system

Hoh Fuk Tong (Chinese: 何福堂) is a stop on the MTR Light Rail network in Tuen Mun District, New Territories, Hong Kong. It is located at ground level at Castle Peak Road - San Hui next to CCC Hoh Fuk Tong College and Hoh Fuk Tong Centre.

Being part of Fare Zone 2 for single ride tickets, the stop serves CCC Hoh Fuk Tong College's vicinity and the southeastern part of San Hui.

History[edit]

Hoh Fuk Tong Stop commenced operation on 2 February 1992 along with the Tuen Mun Northeast Extension of Light Rail Transit.

The stop is named after Hoh Fuk Tong Centre and CCC Hoh Fuk Tong College, which are in turn named after Revd. Hoh Fuk Tong, the first ever Christian pastor of Chinese ethnicity in Hong Kong.

Hoh Fuk Tong Stop is the only Light Rail stop in Hong Kong named after an individual.

Rail service[edit]

Hoh Fuk Tong Stop is served by Light Rail route 614 and its short-working service 614P.

References[edit]

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Coordinates: 22°23′51″N 113°58′40″E / 22.39750°N 113.97778°E / 22.39750; 113.97778