Transport Department Notice

Temporary Traffic Arrangements on Fanling Highway Southbound, North District

        Notice is hereby given that to facilitate the road works on Fanling Highway, the following temporary traffic and transport arrangements will be implemented from 00.00 am to 05.30 am on 5 and 9 October 2019 as specified below.

(I)   ROAD CLOSURE

The following road sections will be temporarily closed for all vehicular traffic:

1.  The section of Fanling Highway southbound between So Kwun Po Road roundabout and the slip road leading from Jockey Club Road;

2.  The slip road leading from So Kwun Po Road westbound to Fanling Highway southbound; and

3.  The slip road leading from Pak Wo Road northbound to Fanling Highway southbound.

(II)   TRAFFIC DIVERSION

1.  Vehicles on Fanling Highway southbound heading for Tai Po and Kowloon will be diverted via So Kwun Po Road roundabout, So Kwun Po Road eastbound, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound;

2.  Vehicles on So Kwun Po Road westbound heading for Tai Po and Kowloon will be diverted via So Kwun Po Road roundabout, So Kwun Po Road eastbound, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound; and

3.  Vehicles on Pak Wo Road northbound heading for Tai Po and Kowloon will be diverted via Jockey Club Road northbound, Sha Tau Kok Road – Lung Yeuk Tau roundabout, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound.

(III)   PUBLIC TRANSPORT SERVICES ARRANGEMENTS

(A)  Franchised Bus Services

1.  KMB route nos. 277X and 278X heading for Lam Tin bound and Tsuen Wan bound respectively will be diverted via Pak Wo Road northbound, Jockey Club Road northbound, Sha Tau Kok Road – Lung Yeuk Tau roundabout, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound before resuming their normal routing;

2.  KMB route no. W3 heading for Jordon bound will be diverted via San Wan Road southbound, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound before resuming its normal routing; and

3.  LWB route nos. N42A and N42P heading to Tung Chung and Airport bound respectively will be diverted via San Wan Road southbound, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound before resuming its normal routing.

(B)  Green Minibus Services

1.  GMB route no. 501S heading for Kwun Tong bound will be diverted via Jockey Club Road northbound, Sha Tau Kok Road – Lung Yeuk Tau roundabout, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound before resuming its normal routing; and

2.  GMB Route no. 616S heading for Mong Kok bound will be diverted via So Kwun Po Road roundabout, So Kwun Po Road eastbound, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound before resuming its normal routing.

        Appropriate traffic aids will be erected on site. Motorists are advised to follow the instructions on site and drive in utmost care.

CHAN Mable Commissioner for Transport