Travel & Stay

A limited number of hotel and visiting quarter rooms with special rates has been reserved for speakers and registered participants on a first-come-first-served basis. Please make booking early as accommodation will be heavily booked near the conference period. For plenary and invited speakers, please note that an email regarding the arrangement will be sent to you in late February 2013.

Shuttle to CityU on the First Day

A shuttle bus has been arranged to pick up our conference guests to CityU campus on the first day with the following schedule:

Date: 20 May 2013 (Monday)
Time: Depart from Harbour Plaza Metropolis at 7:30 am, arrive CityU around 8:00 am
Place: Please gather at the hotel lobby where the shuttle bus will stop just outside

Light breakfast will also be served at the conference venue (LT-4, Academic 1) on the first day for guests.

If you stay in some other hotels or miss the shuttle from Harbour Plaza Metropolis, you may get to the conference venue by other transport on your own. Transportation details are obtainable below.

The above arrangement is only for the first day of the conference.

CityU Visiting Quarters: Alice Cheng Hall in Academic Exchange Building

Alice Cheng HallLocated in CityU campus, the visiting quarters are adjacent to shopping mall Festival Walk and to MTR Kowloon Tong Station.

Room rate: HKD490 net (single) / HKD590 net (double)
Reservation: Please send a complete reservation form to the conference secretariat at maicata@cityu.edu.hk by 5 April 2013. Full House

Map: Google / MTR Kowloon Tong Station
Address: Alice Cheng Hall, 81 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
Website: www6.cityu.edu.hk/cdfo/default.aspx?PageID=aeb
Tel: +852 3442-8404 (Booking) / +852 3442-4509 (Management) / +852 3442-8888 (Security Hotline)
Email: maicata@cityu.edu.hk

Airport → Academic Exchange Building, CityU

Taxi

By Taxi

  • Ask taxi driver to take you to Academic Exchange Building, City University of Hong Kong (香港城市大學學術交流大樓)
  • You may show the address label to taxi driver
  • Estimated fare: HKD300
  • Estimated time: 40 min
Airport ExpressMTR

By Airport Express & MTR  [MTR website]

  • Airport Express: Airport → Tsing Yi
  • MTR: TUNG CHUNG LINE Tsing Yi → (interchange) Lai King → (interchange) Prince Edward → Kowloon Tong (Exit C2)
  • Festival Walk → Level LG1 → escalator between LG1-10 (B&O) & LG1-11 (Cova) → CityU underpass → turn left
  • Fare: HKD68
  • Estimated time: 40 min
Bus

By Bus  [Citybus website]

Remarks: The suggested transportation above is for reference only.

Harbour Plaza Metropolis

Harbour Plaza MetropolisThe hotel is conveniently located near MTR Hung Hom Station and only takes two stops to Kowloon Tong Station where CityU is adjacent to.

Room rate: HKD950 net (superior room)
Reservation: Please send a complete reservation form to the hotel directly by 20 April 2013.

Map: Google / MTR Hung Hom Station
Address: 7 Metropolis Drive, Hunghom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Website: www.harbour-plaza.com/hpme
Tel: +852 3160-6895
Email: MichelleK@harbour-plaza.com

Airport → Harbour Plaza Metropolis

Hotel LimousineorHotel Shuttle Bus

By Hotel Limousine / Shuttle Bus

  • Arrivals Hall Pick-up Counter B06
  • Fare: Shuttle HKD130 (advanced reservation preferred) / Limousine HKD600 (advanced reservation required)
  • Estimated time: Shuttle 50 min / Limousine 40 min
Taxi

By Taxi

  • Ask taxi driver to take you to Harbour Plaza Metropolis (都會海逸酒店)
  • You may show the address label to taxi driver
  • Estimated fare: HKD300
  • Estimated time: 40 min
Airport ExpressFree Add-on Shuttle Bus

By Airport Express & Free Add-on SHuttle Bus  [MTR website]

  • Airport Express: Airport → Kowloon (Exit B)
  • Free Shuttle: Route K1 → Harbour Plaza Metropolis (Stop #3)
  • Fare: HKD90
  • Estimated time: 45 min
Bus

By Bus  [Citybus website]

  • Citybus Route A21 (Airport » Hung Hom Station) → get off at terminus
  • Follow signs to walk to the hotel (5-minute walking distance)
  • Fare: HKD33
  • Estimated time: 75 min

Harbour Plaza Metropolis → CityU

MTR

By MTR  [MTR website]

  • EAST RAIL LINE Hung Hom → Kowloon Tong (Exit C1/C2)
  • Festival Walk → Level LG1 → escalator between LG1-10 (B&O) & LG1-11 (Cova) → CityU underpass
  • Fare: HKD3.5
  • Estimated time: 7 min

Remarks: The suggested transportation above is for reference only.

Metropark Hotel Mongkok

Metropark Hotel MongkokThe hotel is conveniently located next to MTR Prince Edward Station which only takes two stops to Kowloon Tong Station where CityU is adjacent to.

Room rate: HKD880 net (superior room)
Reservation: Please send a complete reservation form to the hotel directly by 29 April 2013.

Map: Google / MTR Prince Edward Station
Address: 22 Lai Chi Kok Road, Mongkok, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Website: www.metroparkhotelmongkok.com
Tel: +852 2397-9668
Email: sales.hkmk@metroparkhotels.com

Airport → Metropark Hotel Mongkok

Hotel Shuttle Bus

By Hotel Shuttle Bus

  • Hong Kong Hotels Association Pick-up Counter B17
  • Fare: HKD110 (advanced reservation preferred)
  • Estimated time: 50 min
Taxi

By Taxi

  • Ask taxi driver to take you to Metropark Hotel Mongkok (旺角維景酒店)
  • You may show the address label to taxi driver
  • Estimated fare: HKD300
  • Estimated time: 40 min
Airport ExpressMTR

By Airport Express & MTR  [MTR website]

  • Airport Express: Airport → Tsing Yi
  • MTR: TUNG CHUNG LINE Tsing Yi → (interchange) Lai King → Prince Edward (Exit C2)
  • The hotel is within walking distance of 1 minute
  • Fare: HKD68
  • Estimated time: 37 min

Metropark Hotel Mongkok → CityU

MTR

By MTR  [MTR website]

  • KWUN TONG LINE Prince Edward → Kowloon Tong (Exit C2)
  • Festival Walk → Level LG1 → escalator between LG1-10 (B&O) & LG1-11 (Cova) → CityU underpass
  • Fare: HKD4
  • Estimated time: 5 min

Remarks: The suggested transportation above is for reference only.

Useful Links

Campus Directory
Citybus Limited
CityU WayFinder Service
Hong Kong International Airport
Hong Kong Tourism Board – Accommodation
MTR Corporation Limited

Last update: 11 May 2013