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Service arrangements during typhoons

Typhoon Signal and MTR Services
"Typhoon Signal No.1 or 3" has been issued "Typhoon Signal No. 8" will be issued, is hoisted or cancelled "Typhoon Signal No. 9 or 10" has been issued Lowering of Signals to Gale or Storm Signal No. 8

ĦE Normal rail and MTR Bus services are maintained

ĦE Rail and MTR Bus service frequencies will be increased when necessary
ĦE Additional station staff will be deployed to assist passengers at stations
ĦE Crowd Management measures may be in place in some stations
ĦE Train frequencies may be reduced as the storm gets closer
ĦE MTR Bus service will be suspended 3 hours after Signal No. 8 is issued
ĦE Rail and MTR Bus services may stop any time if weather conditions deteriorate

ĦE Service will be suspended on:
Airport Express
Airport Express: All stations
Disneyland Resort Line
Disneyland Resort Line: All stations
East Rail Line
East Rail Line: All stations
Light Rail
Light Rail: All stops
MTR Bus
MTR Bus: All routes

ĦE Limited train service will be maintained in these underground sections as long as conditions are safe*:
(Service may stop any time and without notice)
Island Line
Island Line (Between Heng Fa Chuen and Kennedy Town)
Kwun Tong Line
Kwun Tong Line (Between Choi Hung and Whampoa)
South Island Line
South Island Line (Between South Horizons and Lei Tung)
Tseung Kwan O Line
Tseung Kwan O Line (All stations)
Tsuen Wan Line
Tsuen Wan Line (Between Lai King and Central)
Ma On Shan Line
Tuen Ma Line Phase 1 (Between Diamond Hill and Kai Tak)
Tung Chung Line
Tung Chung Line (Between Kowloon and Hong Kong)
West Rail Line
West Rail Line (Between Tsuen Wan West and Hung Hom)
* There will be no service in open sections of the railway

ĦE Rail services will gradually resume along open sections of the railway as long as conditions are safe #
ĦE MTR bus service will remain suspended

# As the storm gets weaker, rail services along open sections will gradually resume after clearing debris from tracks, and inspection and repair works are done

ĦE Stay tuned to the MTR website for the latest train service information
ĦE Download the MTR Mobile and enable the "Push Notification" function to receive the latest train service information.

ĦE Stay tuned to the MTR Mobile or MTR website for the latest train service information

ĦE Stay tuned to the MTR Mobile or MTR website for the latest train service information
ĦE If you must travel, plan ahead for your journey and be careful

ĦE Stay tuned to the MTR Mobile or MTR website for the latest train service information
ĦE Rail service may not resume immediately in some sections which are affected by the typhoon
ĦE If you must travel, plan ahead for your journey and be careful

Stations may be crowded during typhoons and we appeal for your patience and understanding.

* Implementation of the arrangements is subject to the actual circumstances.

MTR Services under Tropical Cyclone Warning Signals Leaflet (PDF)