KCR tickets by telephone

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 01 September, 1998, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 01 September, 1998, 12:00am

Travellers heading to Guangzhou by rail can now book their tickets by touch-tone phone.

Systems integrator Teledata has installed a call centre for the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corp's through-train ticketing system.

It uses an on-line interactive voice response system that also enables travellers to pay for their tickets over the phone by using Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Diner's Card.

Tickets can be booked at 2947 7888.