Network Improvements

Retrofitting External Lifts at Railway Stations

Project Description

To enhance the community connectivity, the Corporation is accelerating the installation of external lifts at those stations which do not have them to connect station concourses with street level. 9 numbers of retrofitting external lift project were completed in the past years and 94 of 96 MTR stations are located at street level or equipped with external lift connecting street level and station concourse. The retrofitting external lift project at the 2 remaining stations are under planning/construction.

The latest anticipated completion dates of the external lifts installation work are as follow:

Station Expected Completion Date
Fortress Hill We are finalizing the detailed arrangement with government departments for external lift provision.
Tin Hau Provision of vertical lifting platform for wheelchair users is scheduled by early 2022
Lai Chi Kok Station

Lai Chi Kok Station

Prince Edward Station

Prince Edward Station

Sai Wan Ho Station

Sai Wan Ho Station

Lai King Station

Lai King Station

Tsim Sha Tsui Station

Tsim Sha Tsui Station

Shau Kei Wan Station

Shau Kei Wan Station

Yau Ma Tei Station

Yau Ma Tei Station

Diamond Hill Station

Diamond Hill Station