28 April 2006
New World First Ferry (Macau) - KCR launches "Macau Premium Package"
New World First Ferry Services (Macau) Limited (NWFF(M)) and the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) are pleased to jointly announce the launch of the Domestic and Lo Wu Macau Premium Package today, for passengers travelling to/from Macau to enjoy value-for-money transport services.
Priced at HK$280, the Domestic Macau Premium Package includes round trip ordinary class ferry tickets between Tsimshatsui (China Ferry Terminal) and Macau, plus a KCR Domestic Travel Pass of HK$30, Macau Museums Pass and discount coupons of assorted shops. Holders of the KCR Domestic Travel Pass can enjoy unlimited rides on the KCR network (East Rail, Ma On Shan Rail, West Rail, Light Rail and designated routes of KCR Buses). The Domestic Package is on sale at the ticket offices of all East Rail and Ma On Shan Rail stations.
In addition, cross-boundary travellers at Lo Wu can also purchase the Lo Wu Macau Premium Package at a concessionary price of HK$320. The package includes round trip ordinary class ferry tickets to/from Macau, plus a KCR Lo Wu Travel Pass. Holders of the Lo Wu Travel Pass can take two standard class journeys on East Rail or Ma On Shan Rail to/from Lo Wu Station within one month from the day of purchase and enjoy Macau Museums Pass and discount coupons of assorted shops. The Lo Wu Package is only available at the ticket office of Lo Wu Station.
NWFF(M) provides daily sailings between Tsimshatsui and Macau on a frequent schedule. Its services are extended into midnight on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays. The ferry tickets shall be redeemed at the exchange counter on 1/F of China Ferry Terminal. The coupons will be valid for sailings till 31 December 2006 (except for the sailings of 16-19 November and 24-26 December 2006). For a designated departure day, passengers shall exchange the ferry ticket at least three days in advance.
Mr. John Hui, NWFF(M) Director and General Manager says, "This joint promotion between NWFF(M) and KCRC on the Macau Premium Package can refresh passengers to set off an exciting and relaxing travelling experience on railway and sailing." Mr. Alok Jain, KCRC Acting General Manager – Marketing says "This is the first time for KCRC and NWFF(M) to jointly launch a value-for-money travelling package on land and at sea. KCRC will continue to explore other promotional items to bring more convenience and benefits to passengers. Why not enjoy this refreshing experience, don't miss the chance!"
KCRC and NWFF(M) will prepare publicity materials to inform the public on the detailed arrangements of this promotion. For enquiries, passengers may call the KCRC Hotline at (852)2929 3399 or NWFF(M) Customer Services Hotline at (852)2131 8181 (Hong Kong) and (853)727 676 (Macau).
"Macau Premium Package" envelope, Ticket exchange coupon and Pamphlet with Macau sightseeing spots introduction/ Museum admission coupons/ Assorted shops discount coupons.
"Macau Premium Package" publicity leaflets.