Hankow Road. Like the BOAC bus parked outside the Peninsula Hotel.
I believe that is Ho Tung Mansions in the background, see: http://gwulo.com/node/22903
Another view of the area and same airline bus.
Hong Kong's bus enthusiasts seem to have ignored these special airport buses in their publications.
The rear seating was raised so that large amounts of luggage could be stored under the floor.
They were common in the UK on the Central London to Heathrow Airport route.
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