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
Cantonese Yale Taaiwò
Hanyu Pinyin Tàihé
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
Route map
Tai Po Tai Wo Rd
1
2
Po Nga Rd
Location
Hong Kong MTR system map
Hong Kong MTR system map
Tai Wo
Location within the MTR system

Tai Wo (Chinese: 太和; Cantonese Yale: Taaiwò; pronounced: [tʰāːiwɔ̏ː]}}) 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]

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.