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MTR City Saver

MTR City Saver

During these challenging days, MTR extends the special fare concessions for you. MTR City Saver covers 66 designated urban stations. It is valid for 40 single journeys within 40 days and is designed for frequent medium to long distance cross-harbour commuters looking for even more ways to save money. Buy an MTR City Saver and enjoy $50 discount at the promotional price of $385 from 1 July 2021 to 1 January 2022, the average fare is just $8.1* per trip.

*The average fare at $8.1 per trip is calculated based on the discounted price of the MTR City Saver deducting the subsidy ($61.7) from the Government¡¦s Public Transport Fare Subsidy Scheme, assuming 40 single journeys within 40 days within the designated stations of the MTR City Saver.

# From 1 April 2021 to 31 December 2021, the Public Transport Fare Subsidy Scheme provides a subsidy of 33.33% of the actual public transport expenses over $200. The monthly subsidy cap is $500 per month.

Designated MTR stations
MTR City Saver is valid for travel between designated stations ¡V the Island Line, Kwun Tong Line, Tseung Kwan O Line, Tsuen Wan Line, South Island Line, East Rail Line (stations between Hung Hom and Kowloon Tong), Tung Chung Line (stations between Hong Kong and Tsing Yi), Tuen Ma Line (stations between Diamond Hill and Tsuen Wan West).
Promotional Price: $385 (Original price $435)
Sales Outlets Payment method
Customer Service Centres at the unpaid area of the designated stations Cash only
The "Self Service Point" in the Ocean Park, Wong Chuk Hang, Lei Tung, South Horizons and Whampoa stations Cash or Octopus
The Ticket Machines at the Kai Tak, Sung Wong Toi and To Kwa Wan stations Cash or Octopus
Validity Period: The first journey must be made within 14 days after purchase. The ticket is valid for 40 days after the first journey

Tips for using the MTR City Saver:

  1. Please keep the receipt for any enquiry and malfunction ticket handling.
  2. Please remember to start using the ticket within 14 days from the day of purchase.
  3. Avoid putting the ticket and other tickets, such as the Octopus, together, or the processor may fail to identify the ticket in use.
  4. To avoid malfunction, please do not bend or press hard on the ticket.
  5. Using the ticket is easy: TOUCH the ticket to processor when you ENTER the gate and INSERT it when you EXIT. The ticket will be captured after the 40th journey.
  6. No extra journey will be deducted from the ticket when interchanging between Tsim Sha Tsui and East Tsim Sha Tsui stations within 30 minutes.

Example 1: Interchange at Tsim Sha Tsui Station / East Tsim Sha Tsui Station
Scenario A Within 30 minutes
1 journey deducted from the MTR City Saver
Scenario B Over 30 minutes
2 journeys deducted from the MTR City Saver
Example 2: Travelling beyond designated coverage when using the MTR City Saver
From Central Station to Yuen Long Station (beyond designated coverage)
Scenario A Enter Central Station with the MTR City Saver -> exit at Tsuen Wan West Station, re-enter using other tickets to continue the journey -> exit at Yuen Long Station

1 journey deducted from the MTR City Saver, and fare between Tsuen Wan West and Yuen Long stations
Scenario B Enter Central Station with the MTR City Saver -> travel to Yuen Long Station directly (cannot exit with the MTR City Saver, need to pay the normal fare for the whole journey at the Customer Service Centre before exit)

Octopus fare between Central and Yuen Long stations (If the passenger does not have a valid Octopus with sufficient balance to pay for the fare, the passenger has to pay in cash for single journey ticket fare)

Remarks: The MTR City Saver is only valid for the Tuen Ma Line (stations between Diamond Hill and Tsuen Wan West); no journey will be deducted from the MTR City Saver in this scenario

Please click here to download the promotional leaflet and for the Terms and Conditions.