18 July 2006
Shanghai-Kowloon Through Train service affected by flooding
(Version updated at 18:00)
 
Due to flooding in Hunan, the Shanghai-Kowloon Through Train (K99) due to arrive Hung Hom at 1:10 pm this afternoon will be delayed and is expected to arrive Hung Hom at around 10 pm tonight. The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) will provide free shuttle service to Hong Kong Island, Kowloon and New Territories areas for passengers of K99.
Meanwhile, the Shanghai-Kowloon Through Train (K100) due to depart from Hung Hom for Shanghai this afternoon at 3pm will also be delayed. The train is expected to depart from Hung Hom for Shanghai an hour after K99's arrival in Hong Kong tonight.
Passengers of K100 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 apologises for the inconvenience caused.