18 December 2004
KCRC strengthens services on Christmas and New Year’s Eve
 
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) will strengthen the services of East Rail, Ma On Shan Rail, West Rail, Light Rail and KCR Bus on Christmas Eve (24 December), Christmas Day (25 December) and New Year’s Eve (31 December) for the convenience of the travelling public.
The special service arrangements are as follows:
East Rail and Ma On Shan Rail
  EAST RAIL DOMESTIC LINE
(BETWEEN SHEUNG SHUI AND EAST TSIM SHA TSUI)
MA ON SHAN RAIL
24 December All night service
(6-15 minute frequency)
All night service
(6-15 minute frequency)
25 December Extend service to 2:00am
(6-10 minute frequency)

Last departure at East Tsim Sha Tsui Station:
2:00 am

Last departure at Sheung Shui Station:
2:00 am

Extend service to 2:05 am-2:30 am
(6-10 minute frequency)

Last departures at Wu Kai Sha Station:
1:52 am - for transfer to the last Sheung
Shui-bound East Rail train at Tai Wai Station

2:05 am  - for transfer to the last East Tsim Sha Tsui-bound East Rail train at Tai Wai Station

Last departure at Tai Wai Station:
2:30 am

31 December All night service
(5-15 minute frequency)
All night service
(6-15 minute frequency)
West Rail, Light Rail and KCR Bus

WEST RAIL LIGHT RAIL KCR BUS
24 December

All night service
(at 6-15 minute frequency)
All night service for routes 507, 614P, 615P, 705 & 706
(at 12–13 minute frequency)
Service of KCR Bus routes 506, K51, K16 & K73 will be extended to 2:00 am after midnight
(at 10–15 minute frequency)
31 December

All night service
(at 6-15 minute frequency)
All night service for routes 507, 614P, 615P, 705 & 706
(at 12–13 minute frequency)
Service of KCR Bus routes 506, K51, K16 & K73 will be extended to 2:00 am after midnight
(at 10–15 minute frequency)
Passengers holding the West Rail December Monthly Pass are entitled to travel on West Rail and designated feeder services till 5:30 am on 1 January 2005. Similarly, those who purchase a West Rail Festival Pass on 24 or 31 December 2004 are entitled to travel till 5:30 am after midnight on the day of purchase.
Notices will be displayed at all stations informing passengers of the special service arrangements. For details, passengers may call the KCRC Hotline on 2929 3399.