10 December 2003
West Rail passengers enjoy interchange discounts
 
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC), Kowloon Motor Bus Company Limited (KMB), New World First Bus Services Limited (NWFB) and two green minibus operators have joined hands to provide discounts to West Rail passengers who interchange with designated bus routes or green minibus routes.
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC), Kowloon Motor Bus Company Limited (KMB), New World First Bus Services Limited (NWFB) and two green minibus operators have joined hands to provide discounts to West Rail passengers who interchange with designated bus routes or green minibus routes.
Rail-bus interchange discounts for cross-harbour routes will be $1.5 for adults and $0.8 for children and senior citizens. For non-cross harbour routes, the discounts will be $1 for adults and $0.5 for children and senior citizens. Rail-green minibus discounts will range from $0.3 to $1. A list of these routes and their corresponding discounts is attached.
The interchange discount scheme will be reviewed in six months.
KCRC will continue to explore more opportunities for further interchange discounts to its passengers. West Rail passengers will also enjoy free feeder service on Light Rail and KCR Bus. West Rail is scheduled for revenue operations before the end of this year.
 
List of routes with West Rail/Green Minibus interchange discounts
West Rail Station Route No. Origin - Destination Interchange Discount
Tsuen Wan West 99 Tsuen Wan Transport Complex - Riviera Gardens $0.4
Tsuen Wan West 301M Tsuen Wan West Station - Tsuen Wan MTR Station (Circular) $0.3
Yuen Long 77 Lok Ma Chau Public Transport Interchange - Tin Shui Wai $1.0
Tin Shui Wai 33 Yuen Long (Tai Fung Street) - Ha Pak Nai $0.5
Tin Shui Wai 34 Yuen Long (Tai Fung Street) - Lau Fau Shan $0.5
Tin Shui Wai 35 Yuen Long (Tai Fung Street) - Tsim Bei Tsui $0.5
Siu Hong 46 Tuen Mun Town Centre - Fu Tai Estate $1.0
Tuen Mun 45 Tuen Mun Town Centre - Tai Hing Garden $0.3
 
List of routes with West Rail/KMB interchange discounts - Kam Sheung Road Station
Route No. Origin - Destination Interchange Discount
54 Yuen Long West - Sheung Tsuen $1.0
 
List of routes with West Rail/KMB interchange discounts – Tsuen Wan West Station
Route No. Origin - Destination Interchange Discount
31 Tsuen Wan West Station - Shek Lei (Circular) $1.0
32B Tsuen Wan West Station - Cheung Shan (Circular) $1.0
34 Kwai Shing Central - Bayview Garden $1.0
36 Tsuen Wan West Station - Lei Muk Shue $1.0
39A Tsuen Wan West Station - Allway Gardens (Circular) $1.0
43 Tsuen Wan West Station - Cheung Hong $1.0
43B Tsuen Wan West Station - Cheung Ching $1.0
43X Tsuen Wan West Station - Yiu On $1.0
234A Tsuen Wan West Station - Sea Crest Villa $1.0
234B Tsuen Wan West Station - Sea Crest Villa $1.0
 
List of routes with West Rail/KMB interchange discounts - Nam Cheong Station
Route No. Origin - Destination Interchange Discount
12 Sham Shui Po (Tonkin Street) - Tsim Sha Tsui (Circular) $1.0
12A Nam Cheong Station – Whampoa Garden $1.0
18 Nam Cheong Station – Oi Man (Circular) $1.0
36A Sham Shui Po (Tonkin Street) - Lei Muk Shue $1.0
212 Sham Shui Po (Tonkin Street) - Whampoa Gardens $1.0
296C Sham Shui Po (Tonkin Street) - Sheung Tak $1.0
 
List of routes with West Rail/KMB & New World First Bus interchange discounts - Nam Cheong Station
Route No. Origin - Destination Interchange Discount
914/914P* Nam Cheong Station - Causeway Bay (Tin Hau) $1.5
* 914/914P is jointly operated by KMB and New World First Bus
 
List of routes with West Rail/New World First Bus interchange discounts - Nam Cheong Station
Route No. Origin - Destination Interchange Discount
701* Nam Cheong Station - Mongkok KCR Station $1.0
702 So Uk - Cheung Sha Wan (West Kowloon New Area) $1.0
971 Nam Cheong Station - Aberdeen (Shek Pai Wan) $1.5
* West Rail passengers who travel by bus route 701 to Mongkok KCR Station and transfer to East Rail can enjoy an extra $1 East Rail fare discount.