Getting to PacificVis 2011

Flights to Hong Kong

Hong Kong International Airport is about 20miles (32km) from the conference venue.

Please check Hong Kong International Airport official website for real time flight - arrival, flight timetable, and booking/service lines of airlines.

From Hong Kong International Airport to Conference Venue

A public transport guide from the airport to downtown areas can be downloaded here.

Airport Express

The high-speed Airport Express rail service takes passengers to Kowloon in only 20 minutes. Passengers may get off the Airport Express at Kowloon station and take a free shuttle bus (route K3) to the Intercontinental Grand Stanford hotel. Please follow the sinage of "Shuttle buses (小巴)" to the bus stop at Kowloon station. For more details, please refer to the Airport Express official website (

Hotel Shuttle Buses

The hotel shuttle bus service (Hotelink) takes passengers from the airport to multiple hotels in Tsim Sha Tsui area, including the conference hotel. The shuttle bus departures from the airport every 30 min (06:15 to 00:15). The ticket fee is HK$100 / passenger. Please proceed through Exit Gate B after clearing customs and go to the Pick up counter 'B11'. The airport representative will assist you in any way possible. 

Public Buses

Bus route A21 travels between the airport and Hung Hom railway station, which is within 1km to the conference hotel. The ticket fee is HK$33. Passengers may get off at the Hung Hom station (terminal station) and walk / take a taxi to the conference hotel.


Taxis offer a fast and flexible way to and from Hong Kong International Airport. Arriving passengers can pick up a taxi at the Taxi Station, which can be reached by the left-hand ramp outside the Arrivals Hall.

The estimated taxi fare from the airport to the conference venue is HK$225.

Downtown Transportation

The conference venue and hotel are located in the shopping, business and entertainment districts of Tsim Sha Tsui East.



The conference venue and hotel are close to Tsim Sha Tsui (TST) East and Hung Hom MTR stations. You can take the West Rail Line to TST East station or the East Rail Line to Hung Hom station, then walk to the conference hotel. Either station is around 10 minutes walk from the conference hotel.

For more information about Hong Kong MTR, please refer to the MTR official website. The MTR route map can also be downloaded here.


You can take a taxi to the Intercontinental Grand Stanford Hotel at Tsim Sha Tsui East. You may download and print out the following picture and show it to the taxi driver for your convenience.

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  • Phone No.: (+852) 2857 8448
  • Address: Rm 401, Chow Yei Ching Bldg, HKU