13 May 2004
KCR West Rail passengers enjoys more interchange discounts
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) today announced that West Rail passengers will be able to enjoy free interchange with a new green minibus route 95K from Tuesday, 18 May 2004.
Route 95K will be plying between West Rail Tsuen Wan West Station and MTR Tsuen Wan Station with a regular fare of $2.6. The route will provide a service between 07:00 and 24:00 daily at a frequency of 7 – 15 minutes.
To enjoy free interchange, passengers must use an Octopus card and take the minibus within 45 minutes after exiting West Rail Tsuen Wan West Station, or continue their journeys on West Rail from Tsuen Wan West Station within two hours of boarding the minibus.
KCRC General Manager, Marketing, Mr Michael Lai said, "The interchange concession is one of the Corporation’s initiatives to boost West Rail patronage by providing free interchange services to improve connectivity of West Rail. The Corporation will continue to explore co-operation opportunities with other transport operators to further enhance the connectivity of West Rail."
KCRC has prepared publicity materials such as leaflets and public announcements to inform the public of the new interchange concession. For enquiries, passengers may call the KCRC Hotline at 2929 3399.