Sham Shui Po station

Sham Shui Po (Chinese: 深水埗; Cantonese Yale: Sāmséuibóu) is an MTR station located in Sham Shui Po, New Kowloon, Hong Kong. The station is located under Cheung Sha Wan Road between Cheung Sha Wan and Prince Edward stations on the Tsuen Wan line. Sham Shui Po's colour is dark green. The station has an island platform arrangement which serves two tracks.

Sham Shui Po

深水埗
MTR
MTR rapid transit station
Sham Shui Po Station 2014 02 part2.JPG
Platform 2
Chinese name
Chinese
Cantonese YaleSāmséuibóu
Literal meaningDeep Water Pier
General information
LocationIntersections of Cheung Sha Wan Road × Pei Ho Street/Kweilin Street, Sham Shui Po
Sham Shui Po District
Hong Kong
Coordinates22°19′51″N 114°09′44″E / 22.3307°N 114.1623°E / 22.3307; 114.1623Coordinates: 22°19′51″N 114°09′44″E / 22.3307°N 114.1623°E / 22.3307; 114.1623
Owned byMTR Corporation Tsuen Wan line
Operated byMTR Corporation
Line(s)
Platforms2 (island platform)
ConnectionsBus, public light bus
Construction
Structure typeUnderground
Platform levels1
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeSSP
History
Opened
  • 17 May 1982; 38 years ago (1982-05-17)
Services
Preceding station MTR MTR Following station
Prince Edward
towards Central
Tsuen Wan line Cheung Sha Wan
towards Tsuen Wan
Track layout
1
2
Location
Hong Kong MTR system map
Hong Kong MTR system map
Sham Shui Po
Location within the MTR system

HistoryEdit

On 10 May 1982, Tsuen Wan Line opened to the public, but Sham Shui Po station did not open until 17 May, a week later.

Station layoutEdit

G Ground level Exits
L1 Concourse Customer Service, MTRShops
Vending machine, ATMs
Octopus promotion machine
L2
Platforms
Platform 1      Tsuen Wan line towards Tsuen Wan (Cheung Sha Wan)
Island platform, doors will open on the right
Platform 2      Tsuen Wan line towards Central (Prince Edward)

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Entrances and exitsEdit

These are located within the quadrant bounded by Kweilin Street (NW), Pei Ho Street (SE), Fuk Wa Street (NE) and Apliu Street (SW).[2]

Transport connectionsEdit

Sham Shui Po (Yen Chow Street) Bus Terminus (Exit C1)Edit

To Hin Keng (via Tai Wai):

  • 286X

To Lower Happy Valley:

  • 117

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sham Shui Po Station layout" (PDF). MTR Corporation. Retrieved 30 July 2014.
  2. ^ "Sham Shui Po Station street map" (PDF). MTR Corporation. Retrieved 30 July 2014.