Patronage Updates

MTR Patronage Figures for August 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 127,696 209 41 16,795 0
Daily Average 4,344 remark b^^ 6.8 remark a^ 1 remark a^ 542 remark a^ 0 remark a^
(1) Domestic Service includes 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) and Tuen Ma Line. (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 points 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
Aug 2021 127,696 4,344
209 6.8 41
1
16,795 542
0 0
Jul 2021 125,666 4,321
183 5.9 40
1
16,869 544
0 0
Jun 2021 118,153 4,232
172 5.7 40
1
16,363 545
0 0
May 2021 117,755 4,136
164 5.3 41
1
16,573 535
0 0
Apr 2021 111,075 4,029
156 5.2 52
2
15,030 501
0 0
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

Export

(1) Domestic Service includes 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) and Tuen Ma Line.
(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/

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