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  • Transportation Guide / Campus Map

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    Public Transportation between HKUST and Urban Areas

    Public transportation in Hong Kong is very convenient, the Mass Transit Railway (MTR) covers most of the urban areas (MTR routes see page 4). The nearest MTR stations to the HKUST are the Hang Hau (Tseung Kwan O line) and Choi Hung (Kwun Tong Line) stations. Bus services operate between these two MTR stations and the HKUST.

    North Entrance of HKUST  South Entrance of HKUST



    Route No.



    91 / 91M

    Diamond Hill MTR Station (Exit C2)

    HKUST (North Entrance)

    HKUST (South Entrance)

    Diamond Hill MTR Station (Exit C2)


    Tseung Kwan O MTR Station (Exit A1)

    HKUST (North Entrance)

    The estimated travelling time between MTR stations and HKUST by bus is about 30 minutes


    Green Minibus

    Route No.




    Choi Hung MTR Station
    (Exit C1)

    HKUST (North Entrance)

    HKUST (South Entrance)

    Choi Hung MTR Station (Exit C1)

    11 / 11M

    Hang Hau MTR Station
    (Exit B1)

    HKUST (North Entrance)

    HKUST (North Entrance)

    Hang Hau MTR Station (Exit B1)

    The estimated travelling time between MTR stations and HKUST by minibus is about 20 minutes


      Except bus and minibus, taxis are easily available at any MTR station, from hotels and
    most places in Hong Kong.

     Approximate Cost and Travelling Time by Taxi

    (One Way)

    Approximate cost

    Estimated travelling time (mins)

    Hang Hau MTR St.  → HKUST



    Choi Hung MTR St. → HKUST



    Choi Hung MTR St. → Tsim Sha Tsui




    Public Transportation between HKUST & Conference Dinner Venue (Tsim Sha Tsui Star Ferry Pier)

    Shuttle bus services will be provided for the conference dinner between the conference venue (Institute for Advance Study-IAS) and the Star Ferry Pier at Tsim Sha Tsui. If you would like to go by public transportation, the MTR is recommended. The Star Ferry Pier is just 10 minutes’ walk away from the Exit E of the Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station.

    Emergency Numbers

    Local Police, Ambulance Service & Fire Department  +852 999
    Mr. SO Pui San, Zac (MPhil student, HKUST)  +852 6731 3308
    Mr WONG Tsz Fung, James (PhD student, HKUST)  +852 6378 1884




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