Tai Wo Station

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Tai Wo
太和
MTR
MTR rapid transit station
Tai Wo Station 2013 part2.jpg
Platform 2
Chinese name
Chinese 太和
General information
Location Po Nga Road, Tai Wo
Tai Po District, Hong Kong
Coordinates 22°27′04″N 114°09′40″E / 22.4511°N 114.1611°E / 22.4511; 114.1611Coordinates: 22°27′04″N 114°09′40″E / 22.4511°N 114.1611°E / 22.4511; 114.1611
Owned by Kowloon–Canton Railway Corporation
Operated by MTR Corporation
Line(s)
Platforms 2 (2 side platforms)
Connections Bus, public light bus
Construction
Structure type At-grade (on embankment)
Disabled access Yes
History
Opened
  • 9 May 1989 (1989-05-09)
Services
Preceding station   MTR logo.svg MTR   Following station
towards Hung Hom
East Rail Line
towards Lo Wu or Lok Ma Chau
Location
Hong Kong MTR system map
Hong Kong MTR system map
Tai Wo
Location within the MTR system

Tai Wo (Chinese: 太和) is a station on Hong Kong's East Rail Line. It was opened on 9 May 1989 as an intermediate station of the East Rail Line upon the completion of the Tai Wo Estate in Tai Po New Town.

Station layout[edit]

Track layout
to Fanling
Tai Po Rd
Tai Po Tai Wo Rd
1
2
Po Nga Rd
Lam Tsuen River
to Tai Po Market
L4
Footbridge
Footbridge Exit B, Tickets/Fare Adjustment, passageway between platforms 1 and 2
L2
Concourse/
Platforms
Concourse Exit A, Tickets/Fare Adjustment, washrooms, automatic teller machines
Side platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 1      East Rail Line towards Lo Wu or Lok Ma Chau (Fanling)
Platform 2      East Rail Line towards Hung Hom (Tai Po Market)
Side platform, doors will open on the left

[1]

Entrances/exits[edit]

  • A: Tai Wo Plaza, transport interchange[2]
  • B: Tai Wo Estate[2]

Transport interchange[edit]

Below Tai Wo Station is a transport interchange which connects residents of Tai Wo Estate to other parts of Tai Po and East and West Kowloon.

KMB routes[2]
  • 64K- Yuen Long (West) ↔ Tai Po Market Station
  • 65K- Kadoorie Farm → Tai Po Central (Morning Peak hours)
  • 71K- Tai Wo Station ↔ Tai Po Market Station
  • 72- Tai Wo Station ↔ Cheung Sha Wan
  • 73- Wah Ming ↔ Tai Po Industrial Estate/Tai Po Central
  • 73A- Wah Ming ↔ Yu Chui Court
  • 74A- Tai Wo Station ↔ Kai Yip
  • 74C- Kau Lung Hang → Kwun Tong Ferry (Morning Peak hours)
  • 74D- Kau Lung Hang ↔ Kwun Tong Ferry
  • 271P- Kau Lung Hang → Tsim Sha Tsui (Morning Peak hours)
  • 273C- Kau Lung Hang → Tsuen Wan West Station (Morning Peak hours)
  • 273P- Tai Wo Station → Tsuen Wan West Station (Morning Peak hours)
  • 307C- Tai Po Tau → Wan Chai (Morning Peak hours)
  • 307P- Tai Po ↔ Causeway Bay (Peak hours)
  • N73- Lok Ma ChauSha Tin Central (Night route)
Public light bus routes[2]
  • 21K- Wai Tau ↺ Tai Po Market
  • 25A- Tai Po Market ↺ Nam Wa Po
  • 25B- Tai Po Market ↺ Kau Lung Hang / Yuen Leng
  • 25K- Tai Po Market ↔ Ng Tung Chai

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tai Wo Station layout" (PDF). MTR Corporation. Retrieved 15 November 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Tai Wo Station street map" (PDF). MTR Corporation. Retrieved 15 November 2014.