Route 2 (Hong Kong)

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Route 2

Route 2
Eastern Harbour Tunnel, Lei Yue Mun Road, Kwun Tong Bypass, Tate's Cairn Tunnel, Tate's Cairn Highway
Route 2 coloured red
Route information
Maintained by Highways Department
Length: 18.8 km (11.7 mi)
18.6 kilometres (11.6 mi) southbound
Existed: 1989 (Eastern Harbour Tunnel/Route 6); 1991 (Tate's Cairn Tunnel) – present
Major junctions
South end: Route 4 in Quarry Bay
  Route 7 in Lam Tin
Route 5 in Ngau Tau Kok
Route 7 near Choi Hung
Sha Lek Highway in Siu Lek Yuen
North end: Route 9 in Ma Liu Shui
Location
Districts: Eastern, Kwun Tong, Wong Tai Sin, Sha Tin
Highway system

Hong Kong Strategic Route and Exit Number System

Route 1 Route 3
0.0 from North Point or Sai Wan Ho
0.2 Exit 1A
0.2 Exit 1B
0.3-2.6 Eastern Harbour Crossing
3.0 Exit 2
3.6 Exit 2A
4.3 Exit 2B
5.1 Exit 2C
6.6 Exit 2D
8.8 Exit 3
9.3 Exit 3A
9.8 Exit 3B
10.0-13.9 Tate's Cairn Tunnel
14.3 Exit 4(North exit)
14.4 Exit 5(North Exit South Entrance)
15.3 Exit 5(North Exit)
15.3 Exit 4(North Exit South Entrance)
16.6 Exit 6
17.5 Exit 7
18.8 to Ma Liu Shui
Lei Yue Mun Interchange, northern entrance to the Eastern Harbour Crossing

Route 2 (Chinese: 二號幹綫) of Hong Kong runs from Quarry Bay of Hong Kong Island to Ma Liu Shui of the New Territories East, formerly known as route 6, and renamed as route 2 in 2004 under the route numbering scheme proposed in the same year. Route 2 consists of 4 parts, from South to North:

Like Route 3, the entire route is an express freeway.

Observed roads and exits[edit]

Northbound towards Ma Liu Shui Southbound towards Quarry Bay
Exit Destination Exit Destination
Quarry Bay (Intersection with Route 4)
1A Island Eastern Corridor (eastbound)

Route 4 eastbound towards Shau Kei Wan, Shek O, Stanley and Chai Wan

1B Island Eastern Corridor (westbound)

Route 4 westbound towards North Point,Causeway Bay, Happy Valley and Aberdeen

Eastern Harbour Crossing
Lei Yue Mun Road
2 Lei Yue Mun Road

Lam Tin, Yau Tong and Lei Yue Mun

2 Lei Yue Mun Road

Lam Tin and Lei Yue Mun

2A Kwun Tong Road / Tseung Kwan O Road

Route 7 westbound to Kwun Tong Business Area, eastbound to Tseung Kwan O and Clear Water Bay

2B Tseung Kwan O Road

Route 7 eastbound to Tseung Kwan O and Clear Water Bay

Kwun Tong Bypass
2C Wai Yip Street

Kwun Tong Business Area and Cha Kwo Ling

2D Kai Fuk Road

Route 5 westbound to Kowloon Bay, Cruise Terminal, To Kwa Wan and Hung Hom

3 Prince Edward Road East

Kowloon City, Mong Kok and To Kwa Wan

3 Prince Edward Road East

Kowloon City, Mong Kok and To Kwa Wan

3A Kwun Tong Road

Route 7 Kowloon Bay, Cruise Terminal and Kwun Tong Business Area (Via Kwun Tong Road)

3B Lung Cheung Road (eastbound)

Route 7 eastbound to Tsz Wan Shan, Diamond Hill, Ngau Chi Wan, Pik Uk and Sai Kung

Tate's Cairn Tunnel
Tate's Cairn Highway
4 Sha Tin Wai Road'

Siu Lek Yuen

4 Siu Lek Yuen Road

Siu Lek Yuen

5 Sha Lek Highway

Sha Tin Central

5 Sha Lek Highway

Sha Tin Central, Kowloon Central and Tsuen Wan

6 Tai Chung Kiu Road

Shek Mun and Tai Shui Hang

6 Tai Chung Kiu Road

Sha Tin Central and Tai Shui Hang

7 Ma On Shan Road

Ma On Shan and Sai Kung

7 Ma On Shan Road

Ma On Shan and Pak Tam Chung

7A Chak Cheung Street

Ma Liu Shui and Sha Tin Racecourse

Ma Liu Shui (Intersection with Route 9)

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