Is it the end for paper tickets on the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link? Photo: Nora Tam Is it the end for paper tickets on the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link? Photo: Nora Tam
Is it the end for paper tickets on the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link? Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong high-speed rail

Ticketless technology could get sluggish sales on the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link back on track, says MTR Corp operations director

  • Adi Lau says technology is hoped to be in place in two to three years
  • Average daily patronage of rail link is 50,000, about 38 per cent below government’s estimate of 80,100

Topic |   Hong Kong high-speed rail
Is it the end for paper tickets on the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link? Photo: Nora Tam Is it the end for paper tickets on the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link? Photo: Nora Tam
Is it the end for paper tickets on the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link? Photo: Nora Tam
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