5 January 2001
Additional Beijing-Kowloon and Shanghai-Kowloon Through Train Tickets for Chinese New Year
 
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation started to put on sale in December the Beijing-Kowloon and Shanghai-Kowloon Through Train tickets for the Chinese New Year. The tickets are now nearly sold out. In response to the overwhelming demand, the Beijing-Kowloon and Shanghai-Kowloon Through Train will haul one more coach during the period from 17 January 2001 to 3 February 2001.
The tickets for the additional coach will be first available for sale at the Intercity Passenger Services Centre located at KCR East Rail Hung Hom Station commencing Tuesday, 9 January 2001 at 7:00 am. The additional through train tickets will only be available for sale at other outlets from the following day (10 January 2001) onwards.
Sixty-six additional tickets will be available for each through train during the period. Details are listed below :

DATE

NORTHBOUND TRAIN NO.

 

20 January 2001

T98

(Beijing)

22 January 2001

T98

 

17 January 2001

K100

(Shanghai)

19 January 2001

K100

 

21 January 2001

K100

 

23 January 2001

K100

 

 

SOUTHBOUND TRAIN NO.

 

31 January 2001

T97

(Beijing)

2 February 2001

T97

 

30 January 2001

K99

(Shanghai)

1 February 2001

K99

 

3 February 2001

K99

 

For enquiry about the Through Train service, please call KCR East Rail Intercity Passenger Services Hotline on 2947 7888.