Hong Kong’s historic through-train service is unlikely to continue operations, lawmakers have said. Photo: Yau Tin-kwai
Hong Kong’s historic through-train service is unlikely to continue operations, lawmakers have said. Photo: Yau Tin-kwai

‘Part of history’: Hong Kong MTR’s cross-border through-train service ‘effectively cancelled’ as high-speed rail link gets go-ahead to reopen

  • Legislators say more than 110-year-old service is unlikely to go on, with other faster links now available for same price
  • Inclusion of Guangzhou East station in city’s high-speed rail link sounds death knell for through-train service, they add

Hong Kong’s historic through-train service is unlikely to continue operations, lawmakers have said. Photo: Yau Tin-kwai
Hong Kong’s historic through-train service is unlikely to continue operations, lawmakers have said. Photo: Yau Tin-kwai
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