Project Details /

Key Information

The SCL will traverse several districts. It will serve the New Territories, Kowloon and Hong Kong Island.

The project comprises two parts:
Tai Wai to Hung Hom Section:  It will extend the existing Ma On Shan Line from Tai Wai to the West Rail Line via East Kowloon to form the “East West Corridor”.
Hung Hom to Admiralty Section:  It will extend the existing East Rail Line across the harbour to Wan Chai North and Admiralty to form the “North South Corridor”.
Alignment Divided into two parts:
  • Tai Wai to Hung Hom Section
  • Hung Hom to Admiralty Section
Stations Tai Wai, Hin Keng, Diamond Hill, Kai Tak, To Kwa Wan, Ma Tau Wai, Ho Man Tin, Hung Hom, Exhibition, Admiralty
Route Length Total length of 17 km
  • Tai Wai to Hung Hom Section: 11 km
  • Hung Hom to Admiralty Section: 6 km
Train Frequency In line with the existing urban lines
Fares In line with the existing MTR fare structure
Number of cars East West Corridor: 8 cars
North South Corridor: 9 cars