Patronage Updates

MTR Patronage Figures for March 2021
  Domestic Service (1)
No (000's)
Airport Express
No (000's)
Cross-boundary
No (000's)
Intercity,
Light Rail &
Bus No (000's)
HSR(2)
No (000's)
Monthly Total 114,487 178 42 15,420 0
Daily Average 3,884 remark b^^ 5.8 remark a^ 1 remark a^ 497 remark a^ 0 remark a^
(1) Domestic Service included Tsuen Wan Line, Kwun Tong Line, Island Line, South Island Line, Tseung Kwan O Line, Tung Chung Line, Disneyland Resort Line, East Rail Line (excluding Cross boundary), Tuen Ma Line Phase 1 and West Rail Line with effect from 2 December 2007. (2) High Speed Rail (HSR) service commenced on 23 September 2018.
 remark a^ Daily Average
 remark b^^ Average Weekday

Notable event affecting patronage

Following the government's measure to control the outbreak of novel coronavirus, express rail link West Kowloon control point and Intercity Hung Hom control point were closed since 30 Jan 2020, Lo Wu and Lok Ma Chau Spur Line control point were closed since 4 Feb 2020 until further notice. Lo Wu and Lok Ma Chau stations on the East Rail Line were closed with shuttle train service serving residents in Lo Wu and Lok Ma Chau only. High Speed Rail and Intercity services were suspended accordingly.

HISTORIC PATRONAGE FIGURES
(unit in thousands)
Month Domestic Service(1)
Monthly Total
Domestic Service(1)
Average Weekday
Airport Express
Monthly Total
Airport Express
Average Daily
Cross-boundary
Monthly Total
Cross-boundary
Average Daily
Intercity, Light Rail & Bus
Monthly Total
Intercity, Light Rail & Bus
Average Daily
HSR(2)
Monthly Total
HSR(2)
Average Daily
Mar 2021 114,487 3,884
178 5.8 42
1
15,420 497
0 0
Feb 2021 91,409 3,524
144 5.1 34
1
12,412 443
0 0
Jan 2021 93,236 3,244
156 5 33
1
12,789 413
0 0
Dec 2020 92,985 3,211
159 5.1 37
1
12,848 414
0 0
Nov 2020 114,346 4,101
171 5.7 50
2
15,496 517
0 0
Oct 2020 113,558 4,179
174 5.6 50
2
15,564 502
0 0
Sep 2020 100,948 3,562
179 6 41
1
13,434 448
0 0

Export

(1) Domestic Service included Tsuen Wan Line, Kwun Tong Line, Island Line, South Island Line, Tseung Kwan O Line, Tung Chung Line, Disneyland Resort Line, East Rail Line (excluding Cross boundary), Tuen Ma Line Phase 1 and West Rail Line with effect from 2 December 2007.
(2) High Speed Rail (HSR) service commenced on 23 September 2018.
 remark c * Market Share information on other franchised modes of transport can be found on Hong Kong Government Transport Department's website http://www.td.gov.hk/

Promotional Activities

Please click here to view the promotions and services introduced.