Tseung Kwan O Tunnel
Tseung Kwan O Tunnel (traditional Chinese: 將軍澳隧道; simplified Chinese: 将军澳隧道; Cantonese Yale: jeung1 gwan1 ou3 seui6 dou6) is a 900-metre tunnel beneath Ma Yau Tong in Hong Kong. The tunnel was opened in 1990. Part of Route 7, it links Sau Mau Ping, Kwun Tong, Kowloon and the new town of Tseung Kwan O (Junk Bay), Sai Kung, New Territories. It was used by 80,385 vehicles daily in 2011.
Tseung Kwan O Tunnel, Sau Mau Ping portal
|Start||Sau Mau Ping|
|End||Tseung Kwan O New Town|
|Owner||Hong Kong Government|
|Operator||Greater Lucky (H.K.) Company|
|Length||900 metres (3,000 ft)|
|No. of lanes||4 (2 per direction)|
|Operating speed||70 kilometres per hour (43 mph)|
The flat toll fee for the tunnel is HK$3.
The western entrance/exit of the tunnel is within the borders of Sai Kung District, although the toll plaza straddles across the border of the two districts.
Tseung Kwan O Tunnel is currently managed by Greater Lucky (H.K.) Company Limited.
- "Transport in Hong Kong: Tunnels and Bridges". Transport Department of the Government of Hong Kong. Retrieved 11 October 2012.
- "Monthly Traffic and Transport Digest July 2012 - Tunnel, Lantau Link and Vehicular Ferry Services Statistics" (PDF). Transport Department of the Government of Hong Kong. Retrieved 11 October 2012.