Note

Hong Kong West Kowloon Station is the terminus of High Speed Rail (Hong Kong Section). Cross-boundary visitors who access Hong Kong West Kowloon Station to take High Speed Rail should possess a valid travel document.

Public Transport Services to / from Hong Kong West Kowloon Station 1) Railway Services
2) Franchised Bus Services
3) Green Minibuses Services
4) Taxi Services
Traffic and Transport Facilities 1) Station Pick-up / Drop-off area (With video clips)
2) Non-franchised Bus Pick-up/Drop-off area
3) Pedestrian Facilities
Advice to Visitors 1) General Advice to Visitors heading for High Speed Rail at Hong Kong West Kowloon Station
Enquiries 1) Relevant Enquiries Hotlines and Websites

Opening Hours of Hong Kong West Kowloon Station

Daily from 6.00 am to 12.00 midnight

 

Public Transport Services to / from Hong Kong West Kowloon Station

1) Railway Services

Hong Kong West Kowloon Station is connected with Austin Station of the West Rail Line and Kowloon Station of the Tung Chung Line / the Airport Express by pedestrian footbridges and subways. Passengers may walk from Hong Kong West Kowloon Station to Austin Station or Kowloon Station for interchange with MTR to go to other districts.

  West Rail Line (Austin Station) Tung Chung Line (Kowloon Station) Airport Express (Kowloon Station)
Service Hours 6.16 a.m. to 12.46 a.m. (Hung Hom Station bound)

5.57 a.m. to 12.29 a.m. (Tuen Mun Station bound)
6.09 a.m. to 1.07 a.m. (Hong Kong Station bound)

6.04 a.m. to 12.53 a.m. (Tung Chung bound)
5.53 a.m. to 12.52 a.m. (Airport Station bound)
Headway 3 to 7 minutes 4 to 12 minutes 10 to 12 minutes

 

2) Franchised Bus Services

Franchised Bus Services

Express Routes

Main Service Area Route No. Origin/ Destination/ Bus Stop Location(s) Service Hours Headway (Minutes) Full Fare (HK$) Bus Stop(s) in the vicinity of Hong Kong West Kowloon Station
Kowloon East W2 Kwun Tong Station Public Transport Interchange Kwun Tong Station bound
6.25 am – 1.00 am

West Kowloon Station bound
5.20 am – 10.40 pm
15-25 minutes $5.5 A or C
New Territories East W3 Sheung Shui Bus Terminus Sheung Shui bound
6.25 am – 1.00 am

West Kowloon Station bound
5.00 am – 10.40 pm
20-25 minutes $12.7 A or C

Other Franchised Bus Routes

Apart from the express franchised bus routes, passengers may go to their destinations by making use of the existing franchised bus network in the vicinity of Hong Kong West Kowloon Station. The franchised bus routes operating at the major bus stops in the vicinity of Hong Kong West Kowloon Station are listed as follows. For more information on the franchised bus services in the vicinity of the Hong Kong West Kowloon Station, please visit the Transport Department's mobile application "HKeMobility" or contact the franchised bus operators.

Route No. Origin/ Destination Bus Stop(s) in the vicinity of Hong Kong West Kowloon Station
(i) Hong Kong Island
914 Causeway Bay (Tin Hau) E
970 Cyberport bound

So Uk Estate bound
D

E
970X Aberdeen bound

So Uk Estate bound
D

E
971 Aberdeen (Shek Pai Wan Estate) bound

Hoi Lai Estate bound
D

E
973 Stanley bound D
(ii) Mong Kok, Sham Shui Po, Kwai Tsing and Tsuen Wan
36B Tsuen Wan (Lei Muk Shue Estate) A
42A Tsing Yi (Cheung Hang Estate) A
46 Kwai Chung (Lai Yiu Estate) A
(iii) Kowloon City, Wong Tai Sin, Kwun Tong and Tseung Kwan O
8 Tsim Sha Tsui (Star Ferry Pier) [via Yau Ma Tei, Ho Man Tin and Hung Hom] B
11 Diamond Hill Station B
20A* Kai Tak (Muk On Street) A
203E Choi Hung Estate B
215X/215P# Lam Tin (Kwong Tin Estate) B
95 Tseung Kwan O (Tsui Lam Estate) A
296D Tseung Kwan O (Sheung Tak Estate) B
(iv) New Territories East (Sha Tin, Tai Po and Sheung Shui)
81 Sha Tin (Wo Che Estate) A
270P# Sheung Shui B
Alighting Only
271/271B*/271X@ Tai Po (Fu Heng Estate) A
281A Sha Tin (Kwong Yuen Estate) B
(v) New Territories West (Tuen Mun and Yuen Long)
60X^ Tuen Mun Central A
63X^ Hung Shui Kiu (Hung Fuk Estate) A
69X^ Tin Shui Wai (Tin Shui Estate) A
260X^ Tuen Mun (Po Tin Estate) bound 

Hung Hom Station bound


C
261B# Tuen Mun (Sam Shing Estate) / So Kwun Wat B
Alighting Only
268B^% Long Ping Station bound

Hung Hom (Hung Luen Road) bound
D

C
268X^ Hung Shui Kiu (Hung Fuk Estate) A
269B^ Tin Shui Wai Town Centre bound

Hung Hom (Hung Luen Road) bound
D

C
(vi) Lantau Island
A22/A23/E23/E23A Airport (Ground Transportation Centre) bound

Lam Tin Station / Tsz Wan Shan bound
D

E

* Operated during peak hours from Mondays to Fridays (except public holidays) only.
# Unidirectional service to Hong Kong West Kowloon Station bound operated during morning peak hours from Mondays to Saturdays (except public holidays) only.
@ Unidirectional service from Hong Kong West Kowloon Station bound operated during afternoon peak hours from Mondays to Fridays (except public holidays) only.
^ Passengers may interchange at Tuen Mun Road Bus-bus Interchange or Tai Lam Tunnel Bus-bus Interchange for other bus routes to continue their journeys to their destinations in the New Territories West.
% Operated during peak hours from Mondays to Fridays (except public holidays), and from morning to evening on Saturdays, Sundays public holidays.

 

3) Green Minibus

Route No. Origin/ Destination Pick-up/drop-off locations in the vicinity of Hong Kong West Kowloon Station
3
(Some departures)
Tsim Sha Tsui (Ashley Road)

Tai Kok Tsui (Cosmopolitan Estate)
C
26 To Kwa Wan (Chi Kiang Street) B
26A* Hung Hom (Yan Yung Street) B
74 (Circular) Mong Kok (Luen Wan Street) B
74S (Circular) Ho Man Tin Hill Road B
77M (Some departures) Tsim Sha Tsui East C (For dropping off passengers who travel from Canton Road, Salisbury Road and Kowloon Park Drive to Hong Kong West Kowloon Station only)

* Unidirectional service to Hong Kong West Kowloon Station bound is provided during morning peak hours on weekdays only.
 

The above list includes the franchised bus and green minibus routes operating at the major pick-up/ drop-off locations in the vicinity of the Hong Kong West Kowloon Station only. For more information on the franchised bus and green minibus services in the vicinity of the Hong Kong West Kowloon Station, please visit the Transport Department's mobile application "HKeMobility" or contact the bus companies or the green minibus oprators.

 

4) Taxi Services

Urban taxis operate in most areas in Hong Kong (except Tung Chung Road and roads in South Lantau). Passengers who wish to take urban taxis may follow directional signs to the pick-up area for urban taxis at B2 floor of Hong Kong West Kowloon Station. The drop-off area is located at B1 floor of the Station. Fare table is displayed inside the vehicles for passengers' information. The urban taxi fares listed below are estimated based on approximate journey distances and are for reference only. The estimated fare amounts have already taken account of the respective toll to be charged for the use of toll tunnel and toll road, but not included additional taxi charges, for example, baggage charge.

Passengers travelling to destinations on Hong Kong Island from Hong Kong West Kowloon Station by Urban Taxi
Destination Fare (HK$) Destination Fare (HK$)
Causeway Bay $90* Hong Kong - Macau Ferry Terminal, Sheung Wan $110*
Wan Chai / Golden Bauhinia Square / Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre $90* The Peak $135*
Admiralty Station $95* Ocean Park $125*#
Star Ferry Pier, Central $110* Repulse Bay $140*#
Lan Kwai Fong / SoHo, Central $120* Stanley $165*#
Peak Tram Lower Terminal on Garden Road, Central $100*    
Passengers travelling to destinations in Kowloon from Hong Kong West Kowloon Station by Urban Taxi
Destination Fare (HK$) Destination Fare (HK$)
Tsim Sha Tsui / China Hong Kong City / Ocean Terminal $24 Kowloon Tong $65
Tsim Sha Tsui East $35 Wong Tai Sin $75
Jordan / Yau Ma Tei $24 Kowloon Bay $75
Mong Kok $35 Kwun Tong / Kai Tak Cruise Terminal $90
Hung Hom Station $35 Lei Yue Mun $105
Passengers travelling to destinations in the New Territories from Hong Kong West Kowloon Station by Urban Taxi
Destination Fare (HK$) Destination Fare (HK$)
Tsing Yi Station $105 Ma On Shan Town Centre $155@
Sham Tseng $140 Lok Ma Chau Spur Line Control Point $280^
Tsuen Wan Station $105 Shenzhen Bay Port (Hong Kong Port Area) $280
Tuen Mun Town Centre $205 Tai Po Market Station $195@
Hung Shui Kiu $235 Clear Water Bay $160%
Sha Tin Town Centre $115@ Tseung Kwan O $130%
Yuen Long Town Centre $240^ Sheung Shui Station $245@
Tin Shui Wai Town Centre $270^ Sai Kung Town Centre $155
Hong Kong Wetland Park $280^ Fanling Station $240@
Lok Ma Chau (San Tin) $275^    
Passengers travelling to destinations on the Lantau Island from Hong Kong West Kowloon Station by Urban Taxi
Destination Fare (HK$) Destination Fare (HK$)
Hong Kong International Airport $260+ Hong Kong Disneyland $195+
AsiaWorld-Expo $265+ Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge (HZMB) Hong Kong Port $270+
Ngong Ping 360 / Tung Chung Station $245+    

Note: The fare listed above have taken account of the respective toll to be charged for the use of the following toll tunnel and road:
* Using Cross Harbour Tunnel
# Using Aberdeen Tunnel
@ Using Lion Rock Tunnel
^ Using Tai Lam Tunnel
% Using Tseung Kwan O Tunnel
+ Using Lantau Link

 

Traffic and Transport Facilities

1) Station Pick-up / Drop-off area

Station Pick-up / Drop-off area

The vehicular entrance (headroom limit 3.1 metres) of Hong Kong West Kowloon Station is located at the loop road on Lin Cheung Road (southbound). Motorists may take the following routes to access Hong Kong West Kowloon Station:

(i) For motorists from Kowloon, they may use Jordan Road (westbound) and Lin Cheung Road (southbound)
(video clip WMV format  MP4 format  Script version),
(ii) For motorists from Hong Kong Island via Western Harbour Crossing, they may use Jordan Road (eastbound) and Lin Cheung Road (southbound)
(video clip WMV format  MP4 format  Script version) ; and
(iii) For motorists from the New Territories via West Kowloon Highway, they may use Lin Cheung Road (southbound)
(video clip WMV format  MP4 format  Script version) .

The Station drop-off area is located at B1 floor (ticketing concourse) of Hong Kong West Kowloon Station. There is a Station car park, including pick-up/ drop-off points and about 500 private car parking spaces, at B2 floor (arrival concourse) for public use. A pick-up/drop-off area is also provided at Wui Man Road (northbound).

Motorists should plan their journeys ahead and watch out for the latest traffic news through various media channels, e.g. radio traffic news and the Transport Department's mobile application "HKeMobility".

2) Non-franchised Bus Pick-up / Drop-off area

Non-franchised Bus Pick-up / Drop-off area

Non-franchised buses can access Hong Kong West Kowloon Station via Wui Cheung Road (westbound) or Wui Man Road (southbound) and make use of the designated area for non-franchised buses on Wui Man Road for picking up and dropping off passengers. Vehicle waiting is prohibited.

There are 30 metered parking spaces for non-franchised buses near the West Kowloon Station Bus Terminus. Since vehicle waiting is prohibited at the above non-franchised bus pick-up/drop-off area on Wui Man Road, non-franchised buses can use the parking spaces for short-term parking.

3) Pedestrian Facilities

Pedestrian Facilities

Hong Kong West Kowloon Station is connected by pedestrian footbridges and subways to the nearby public transport facilities, including Austin Station, West Kowloon Station Bus Terminus, and through a shopping mall to Kowloon Station and Kowloon Station Public Transport Interchange.

Commuters walking along Jordan Road in Yau Ma Tei and Canton Road in Tsim Sha Tsui may gain access to Hong Kong West Kowloon Station via its nearby subways and through Austin Station, while commuters from Jordan Road and Austin Road West near Kowloon Station may make use of the footpaths and footbridges nearby to go to Hong Kong West Kowloon Station.

 

Advice to Visitors

1) General Advice to Visitors heading for Hong Kong West Kowloon Station

Visitors should pay attention to the departure time of High Speed Rail train to ensure that there is adequate time to complete the departure procedures.

To avoid the peak hours, visitors should plan their trips well in advance and check the latest traffic and public transport information through various media channels, e.g. radio traffic news, and the Transport Department's mobile application "HKeMobility".

 

Enquiries

1) Relevant Enquiries Hotlines and Websites

  Hotline Website
MTR Corporation 2120 0888
(High Speed Rail Service Hotline)
http://www.mtr.com.hk
Citybus Limited 2873 0818 http://www.nwstbus.com.hk
New World First Bus Services Limited 2136 8888 http://www.nwstbus.com.hk
The Kowloon Motor Bus Company (1933) Limited 2745 4466 http://www.kmb.hk
The Transport Department 2804 2600 (Handled by 1823) http://www.td.gov.hk