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Tai Wai Station

Tai Wai Station (Chinese: 大圍站) is a station on and the southwestern terminus of the . It is located in Tai Wai, Sha Tin.

The station was originally opened in 1983 as an intermediate station of East Rail Line. In 2001, the station underwent expansion and construction ended in September 2004. The new concourse part was opened at first in the same month. Since 21 December 2004, the station has served as the terminus of the Ma On Shan Line, as well as the interchange station between these two lines. Passengers from the Ma On Shan Line can change to East Rail Line trains via a station walkway. The cross-platform interchange is similar to what is found at other MTR station.

Tai Wai will also become a key station on the MTR's proposed Sha Tin to Central Link.

Station layout

Platforms Exits E and G Exits, tickets/fare adjustment
Side platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 1 towards Lo Wu/Lok Ma Chau
Platform 2 towards East Tsim Sha Tsui
Side platform, doors will open on the left
Exit F Exits, tickets/fare adjustment
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Platform 3 termination platform
Platform 4 towards Wu Kai Sha
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Ground
Concourse
Concourse Exits, transport interchange
Tickets/fare adjustment, toilets
Shops, vending machines, ATMs

All platforms are side platforms. Platforms 3 and 4 are positioned slightly higher than Platforms 1 and 2. There are several walkways connecting Platforms 2 and 3 making it possible for passengers to walk directly from the Ma On Shan Line terminus platform onto the East Rail Line southbound platform. There is room for Ma On Shan Line trains to reverse or head for the Maintenance Centre.

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