Thursday, October 2, 2008

Aberdeen Tunnel

Aberdeen Tunnel is a two-tube tunnel linking and Wong Chuk Hang near on the Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong. It shortens the travel time between the north and the south of the Hong Kong Island. Part of , it connects the Wong Chuk Hang Road in the south, and in the north. The toll plaza - incidentally, the only toll plaza on Hong Kong Island - is at the Wong Chuk Hang end.
The toll is HK$5. The tunnel is 1.9 kilometres long and was used by 57,400 vehicles daily in 1999.

Bus Routes

Bus routes that go via the tunnel:
*New World First Bus: 38, 42, 590A, M590
*Citybus: 37A, 70, 70M, 72, 72A, 75, 77, 90, 90C, 92, 96, 97, 99, 107, 107P, 170, 171, 171P, 592, 629, 629S, 671, 6X, 260
*Citybus Overnight routes: N72, N90, N170, N171
*Public light bus: 40

Underground Laboratory

An between the two tunnel tubes was appended by the University of Hong Kong during construction. The laboratory facilitates particle physics research.

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