28 February 2006
West Rail passengers enjoy more interchange discounts
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) announced that with effect from 1 March, West Rail passengers will be able to enjoy an interchange discount on green minibus route 75. The interchange concession is one of the latest initiatives of the Corporation to enhance the connectivity of West Rail.
Route 75 runs between West Rail Nam Cheong Station and Cheung Sha Wan Castle Peak Road at a full fare of $3.5. The route provides a service between 06:15 and 00:00 daily at a frequency of 7 – 12 minutes. West Rail passengers will receive a maximum interchange discount of $2.5.
To enjoy the concession, West Rail passengers using Octopus card must take the minibus within 45 minutes after exiting the West Rail station, or continue their journeys on West Rail from the station within two hours of boarding the minibus. Passengers using West Rail One-Month Pass, Discovery Pass or Elderly Octopus cards are not eligible to enjoy the interchange discount.
KCRC has prepared publicity materials including posters, leaflets and station announcement to inform the public about the new interchange concession. For enquiries, passengers may call the KCRC Hotline at 2929 3399.