7 April 2006
KCRC to launch KCR-HKCEC Combo during Hong Kong Electronic Fair Spring Edition
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) will launch KCR-HKCEC Combo during the Hong Kong Electronic Fair Spring Edition from 14 April to 17 April 2006, to provide direct, convenient and fast rail-bus services for cross-boundary travellers between Lo Wu and the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Priced at HK$70, the KCR-HKCEC Combo will be sold at East Rail Lo Wu Station till 9:00am daily during the launching period. The Combo includes one KCR Lo Wu Travel Pass and two bus coupons. Passengers can take East Rail (standard class) or Ma On Shan Rail to/from Lo Wu Station once within one month from the day of purchase and travel with the shuttle bus for a total of two journeys between Hung Hom Station and the Convention Centre. The bus coupons will be valid between 14 and 17 April 2006.
Passengers with the Combo can board East Rail at Lo Wu Station for Hung Hom Station and take the shuttle bus at the boarding place near Exit C of Hung Hom Station for the exhibition venue direct, the total journey time will only takes one hour. The shuttle bus departs Hung Hom Station at an interval of 15 minutes from 9:00am to 10:00am. For the return journey from the Convention Centre, the bus will operate at an interval of 30 minutes (14–16 April: 6:00pm, 6:30pm and 7:00pm; 17 April: 4:30pm, 5:00pm and 5:30pm).
For enquiries, passengers may call the KCRC Hotline at 2929 3399 or visit the KCRC website (http://www.kcrc.com).