4 August 2000
KCRC announces new appointed Through Train ticket agent
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) announced today that HYFCO Travel Agency Limited has been appointed as one of the ticket agents for its Through Train services.With immediate effect, Through Train tickets from Hung Hom to various stops along the routes to Guangdong, Beijing and Shanghai will be available at HYFCO Travel Agency Limited.
Mr Y T Li, Deputy Director, KCR East Rail said, "KCRC has been actively expanding the sales network for its Through Train tickets.With the appointment of HYFCO Travel as our ticket agent, KCR could provide a more convenient sales service to the passengers. Currently, passengers can purchase the Through Train tickets from Hong Kong to all stops along the routes to Guangdong, Beijing and Shanghai at the Intercity Passenger Services Centre located at Hung Hom Station, the ticket office of Mong Kok, Kowloon Tong and Shatin stations; the Light Rail Tuen Mun Ferry Pier Terminus Customer Services Centre or at the appointed ticket agents including HYFCO Travel Agency Limited, Westminster Travel Ltd, China Travel Service (HK) Ltd, Guangdong (HK) Tours Ltd, China Railway (HK) Holdings Ltd and MTR Travel Services Centre. Besides, passengers can also purchase Through Train tickets from Hong Kong to Guangdong through the Teleticketing Hotline on 2947 7888 with the use of credit cards."
"In addition to offering a comprehensive sales network of Through Train tickets, KCRC has also made much effort in providing better customer service by the opening of the Intercity Passenger Services Centre last year.With its outstanding performance in passenger service, the Guangzhou-Kowloon Through Train has been named the "Official Rail" of the International Travel Expo Hong Kong (ITE), the largest international travel exhibition in Hong Kong held from 8 to 11 June at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre", he added.