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Getting around Hong Kong couldn't be easier than with MTR. As MTR lines cover all major districts, it is quick and convenient to explore the whole city. There are nine commuter rail lines with easy interchange as well as a Light Rail network and...more
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Hong Kong, China
Jordan / Yau Ma Tei
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+852 2881 8888
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was super easy to use, clean and safe, very frequent service. Octopus card simple to understand and also easy to use, could add value at 7/11 stores and also use it in stores ! Fantastic !

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed yesterday

Quick and cheap form of transport. It was easy to navigate our way around Hong Kong. It does get very busy at certain times but if you are prepared to get into the buzz of Hong Kong life this is the way to go. One...More

Thank William H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hong kong has a great subway system. Really easy to use and extremely cheap. Buy octobus card and make life easy.

Thank Juhnu
Reviewed 2 days ago

M. T. R. covers most of the sight-seeing point in HK, cheaper in cost, fast & convenient~ but please avoid the peak time of office hours says 8 o clock to 9 o clock. You will feel like stand inside a "can" and so crowd!...More

Thank yomidyomid
Reviewed 2 days ago

The MTR system is really an excellent system - fast well located and easy to use with the octopus card. Because it's so good its very crowded - everyone uses it. It links in with the ferry and the bus system and is very cheap...More

Thank tonycBali
Reviewed 2 days ago

Even in a bustling city such as Hong Kong, they make public transport work. There is no hassle with anything from the finding of the correct train line to the purchase of tickets and to the progress of the train to the destination, brilliant!! My...More

Thank allstate66
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took the train from the border at Wo Lu to the big Buddha with two train changes. About 45 minutes ride to the end of the line in Kowloon. Transfer over to other lines from there. Clean (no eating or drinking), fast and scheduled every...More

Thank Wynn R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Mtr is Pride of Hong Kong . Best experience of quality mass transportation railway . Ultimate in all means

Thank Garry302
Reviewed 2 days ago

Best, fastest rails I have taken. Easy to navigate and people are extremely friendly and helpful. Get n Octopus card to make your traveling seamless

Thank DanielleE1175
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is very convenient to go everywhere in Hong Kong by MTR. All you need is the Octopus card which is similar to a stored-value ticket. It can be very packed during the rush hour.

Thank bebe93942017
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Jordan / Yau Ma Tei
The Jordan and Yau Ma Tei neighborhood is where you
will find some of the more authentic areas of Hong
Kong. Not as glamorous or busy as its neighbors Mong
Kok to the north or Tsim Sha Tsui to the south, Yau Ma
Tei is often mistakenly overlooked by visitors on
their trips to Hong Kong. Exploring parts of this area
makes you feel like you’ve been transported back in
time. A large part of the neighborhood draws from the
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Passport798299
August 17, 2018|
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Response from garfield1996 | Reviewed this property |
Based on my search for journey from Tsim Sha Tsui in Kowloon > Causeway Bay MTR staion/ Sogo shoppinng mall, Uber XL is approx HKD114, and, MTR ticket is HKD12.3 (octopus card) or HKD14 (single journey ticket) per pax. MTR... More
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April 30, 2018|
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Response from HinLeung919 | Reviewed this property |
Airport Express is indeed a part of MTR system but using a separate fare system and ticket hall, like the difference between London Heathrow Express and National Rail. There is no shuttle bus directly goes to Langham Place... More
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April 30, 2018|
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Response from Phil R | Reviewed this property |
hi there - there are plenty of maps on the internet to check locations. what was good when we used however was each station had machines to buy your individual persons ticket (either single or return journey). Machines were... More
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