17 July 2006
Beijing-Kowloon Through Train service affected by flooding
 
Due to flooding in Hunan, the Beijing-Kowloon Through Train (T97) due to arrive Hung Hom at 1:10 pm this afternoon will be delayed for about 8 hours. It is expected that this train will arrive at Hung Hom after 9 pm tonight.
Meanwhile, the Beijing-Kowloon Through Train (T98) due to depart from Hung Hom for Beijing this afternoon at 3pm will also be delayed. The train is expected to depart from Hung Hom for Beijing later tonight. An announcement will be made once the re-scheduled departure time of this train is confirmed with the Chinese side. A refund of the ticket price will be arranged for passengers who do not wish to take this train.
Passengers of T98 are invited to call the Intercity Passenger Services Hotline at (852) 2947-7888 before they make their way to Hung Hom, and to take note of the impending announcement from the electronic media.
KCRC apologizes for the inconvenience caused.