Wu Kai Sha Station

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Wu Kai Sha
烏溪沙
MTR
MTR rapid transit station
Wu Kai Sha Station 2013 10 part1.JPG
Platform 2
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese 烏溪沙
Simplified Chinese 乌溪沙
Cantonese Yale Wūkāisā
Literal meaning Dark Stream Sand
General information
Location Adjacent to Lake Silver, Sai Sha Road, Ma On Shan
Sha Tin District, Hong Kong
Coordinates 22°25′45″N 114°14′38″E / 22.4291°N 114.2438°E / 22.4291; 114.2438Coordinates: 22°25′45″N 114°14′38″E / 22.4291°N 114.2438°E / 22.4291; 114.2438
Owned by KCR Corporation
Operated by MTR Corporation
Line(s)
Platforms 2 (1 island platform)
Tracks 2
Connections
Construction
Structure type Elevated
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code WKS
History
Opened
  • 21 December 2004 (2004-12-21)
Services
Preceding station   MTR logo.svg MTR   Following station
Terminus Ma On Shan Line
towards Tai Wai
Location
Hong Kong MTR system map
Hong Kong MTR system map
Wu Kai Sha
Location within the MTR system

Wu Kai Sha (Chinese: 烏溪沙; Cantonese Yale: Wūkāisā) is the northeastern terminal station on the Ma On Shan Line of the Mass Transit Railway (MTR) system in Hong Kong. It is located between Sai Sha Road and Sha On Street in Wu Kai Sha, serving the many housing estates and schools nearby. The station was originally named "Lee On Station" when the Ma On Shan Line was under construction, because the station is located to the east of Lee On Estate.

The station will be the terminus of the under-construction East West Corridor.

Station layout[edit]

Track layout
2
1
to Ma On Shan
P Platform 1      Ma On Shan Line towards Tai Wai (Ma On Shan)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 2      Ma On Shan Line towards Tai Wai (Ma On Shan)
C Concourse Exits A1 and B, transport interchange, toilets
Customer services, vending machines, MTRShops
Footbridge to Sai Sha Road
G Ground level Exit A2 (Sai Sha Road)

[1]

Entrances/Exits[edit]

Wu Kai Sha Station Exit A1
Wu Kai Sha Station Exit B
  • A1: Sai Sha Road Wheelchair user access[2]
  • A2: Sai Sha Road[2]
  • B: Lake Silver Wheelchair user access[2]

Exit A is connected to a bridge over Sai Sha Road, and serves the Double Cove housing estate, Li Po Chun United World College, and the Wu Kai Sha village. Exit B serves the bus terminus next to the station, as well as the private housing estates of Monte Vista and Lake Silver, and is within walking distance to the housing estates of Lee On Estate and Kam Lung Court, as well as the Ma On Shan Ling Liang Primary School.[2]

Transport interchange[edit]

There is a bus terminus associated with the railway station, providing the interchange between the Ma On Shan Line and the following bus routes:[2]

The bus terminus in the nearly Lee On Estate also connects Wu Kai Sha Station to the following bus services:[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wu Kai Sha Station layout" (PDF). MTR Corporation. Retrieved 30 October 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Wu Kai Sha Station street map" (PDF). MTR Corporation. Retrieved 30 October 2016. 

External links[edit]