Tin Yiu stop

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Tin Yiu

天耀
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MTR Light Rail stop
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Tin Yiu stop's Platform
Location Tin Yiu Estate
Hong Kong
Owned by KCR Corporation
Operated by MTR Corporation
Line(s)
Platforms2 (2 side platforms)
Tracks2
Connections
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeTIY (English code)
445 (Digital code)
Fare zone4
History
Opened
  • 10 January 1993;28 years ago (1993-01-10)
Services
Preceding stop MTR Lightrail icon.svg MTR Light Rail Following stop
Tin Shui Wai
Anticlockwise around Tin Shui Wai
705 Locwood
One-way operation
Tin Shui Wai
One-way operation
706 Locwood
Clockwise around Tin Shui Wai
Locwood
towards Tin Yat
761P Hang Mei Tsuen
towards Yuen Long
Location
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Station icon MTR.svg
Tin Yiu
Location within the MTR system

Tin Yiu (Chinese :天耀) is an MTR Light Rail stop. It is located at ground level at Tin Shui Road near Tin Yiu Estate in Tin Shui Wai, Yuen Long District. It began service on 10 January 1993 and belongs to Zone 4. It serves Tin Yiu Estate and Tin Shing Court. [1]

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History

The station opened on 10 January 1993 as part of the 2.7-km Tin Shui Wai Extension project, built by KCR to serve the developing Tin Shui Wai New Town. It was initially served by Route 721 from Tin Shui Wai to Yuen Long. Two months later, on 27 March 1993, an additional service (route 722) commenced between Tin Shui Wai and Siu Hong. [2] [3]

Tin Yiu stop no longer provides direct service to Tuen Mun. Passengers must take West Rail or transfer to route 751 at Hang Mei Tsuen stop.

Physical description

Tin Yiu stop has two covered, open-air side platforms, each long enough to accommodate a two-car train. The shelters cover the full length of both platforms.

The platforms can be entered from both their north and south ends. The northern ends of both platforms are accessible by ramps, whereas stairs are provided at the southern ends. There are pedestrian level crossings at either end of the station.

The light rail stop is located next to the Tin Yiu Bus Terminus.

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References

  1. "Tin Yiu Stop & Locwood Stop" (PDF). MTR Corporation . Retrieved 5 October 2021.
  2. "Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation Annual Report 1993". Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation. 1994. p. 26.
  3. "New transport arrangements will keep commuters moving". South China Morning Post. 26 March 1993.

Coordinates: 22°27′01″N114°00′10″E / 22.45028°N 114.00278°E / 22.45028; 114.00278