High Speed Rail special fare HK$40 to Shenzhen for the elderly

The elderly can now enjoy a High Speed Rail special fare of HK$40* per single trip for travelling between Hong Kong West Kowloon Station and Futian Station on designated trains. To enjoy the offer, simply present Hong Kong Senior Citizen Card and valid travel document upon ticket purchase at Hong Kong West Kowloon Station. Only 14 minutes from Hong Kong with High Speed Rail, set off to Shenzhen now for travel hot spots and popular food!

Promotion period: 15 May – 30 June 2019
(Advance sales are available from 15 May 2019. The last departure date is 30 June 2019.)

Ticketing location: Only at designated ticketing counter at Hong Kong West Kowloon Station

Designated trains:

Hong Kong West Kowloon Station to Futian Station Futian Station to Hong Kong West Kowloon Station
Train Number Departure Time Train Number Departure Time
G5814
08:13
G5807
14:39
G5816
09:22
G5809
15:56
G5818
10:23
G5827
16:24
G5820
11:30
G5829
17:49
G5806
13:00
G5831
18:53

* Second class only



Travel Hotspots Recommendation:

Xianhu Botanical Garden

Xianhu Botanical Garden

The garden is divided into six scenic areas with different species of plants. The most popular one is the cactus in the Desert Plant Area.

Transport: From High Speed Rail Futian Station, take Metro Line 2 and get off at Huangbeiling Station. Then take a 20-minute taxi ride.

MixC World

MixC World

The mall is a must-see spot in Shenzhen for its art, fashion, culture, food and shopping. The elephant art installation at the main entrance is a check-in hot spot.

Transport: From High Speed Rail Futian Station, take Metro Line 11. Change to Line 1 at Chegongmiao Station and get off at Hi-Tech Park Station. From Exit A, walk for about 8 minutes.

OCT Harbour ‧OCT Creative Exhibition Center

OCT Harbour ‧ OCT Creative Exhibition Center

OCT Harbour is a comprehensive leisure and shopping area with a theme of marine culture and ecological environment. OCT Creative Exhibition Center is one of the landmark buildings.

Transport: From High Speed Rail Futian Station, take Metro Line 11. Change to Line 9 at Hongshuwan South Station and get off at Shenzhen Bay Park Station. From Exit D1, walk for about 11 minutes.

Terms and conditions:

  1. Holders of Hong Kong Senior Citizen Card can enjoy a special fare of HK$40 for each single journey between Hong Kong West Kowloon Station and Futian Station. Please note normal fare will be printed on the ticket.
  2. Ticket booking period and departure dates are from 15 May to 30 June 2019. Advance sales are available from 15 May 2019 for tickets up to 28 days prior to departure date (inclusive). The last departure date is 30 June 2019.
  3. This offer only applies to second class travel on trains G5814, G5816, G5818, G5820 and G5806 from Hong Kong West Kowloon Station to Futian Station; and trains G5807, G5809, G5827, G5829 and G5831 from Futian Station to Hong Kong West Kowloon Station. Eligible trains and train schedule are subject to change due to operational needs.
  4. Each eligible traveller must present his/her Hong Kong Senior Citizen Card together with valid travel document at designated ticketing counter(s) of Hong Kong West Kowloon Station upon ticket purchase. Hong Kong Senior Citizen Card number will be collected for the purposes of redemption record and eligibility verification. The personal information collected will not be disclosed to any third party, and will be destroyed one month after the end of the promotion.
  5. Special fare tickets are not available at Mainland stations. No matter if outbound or return trips, please purchase the special fare tickets in advance at Hong Kong West Kowloon Station.
  6. Payment must be made in Hong Kong dollar (HKD). Normal fare will be charged for payment made in Renminbi (RMB).
  7. Seats are subject to availability. There is no guarantee seats are assigned in consecutive order or on the same train for group travellers.
  8. If some travellers in the group are not eligible to this offer, separate ticketing transactions will be arranged for eligible and non-eligible travellers.
  9. Special fare ticket does not allow alteration or refund.
  10. This offer cannot be exchanged for cash or used in conjunction with other offers.
  11. The Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Ordinance shall not apply to the terms and conditions herein.
  12. MTR Corporation Limited reserves the right to make the final decision in the event of any dispute.

Enquiry: 2120 0888