MTR to halt service at 6pm, except Airport Express

Monday, October 07, 2019

All MTR services except the Airport Express will be suspended at 6 pm today, according to MTR Corp.  

Some 39 stations reopened this morning, while 54 other stations are closed. 

Tsuen Wan, Ma On Shan and Disney lines are halted for the whole day. 

From 1 pm, Airport Express provides partial service between Hong Kong station and the airport, without stopping at Kowloon, Tsing Yi, and AsiaWorld-Expo Stations. 

MTR buses will maintain limited services. 

The early closure was to facilitate repairs before the first working day after the three-day weekend today.  

Trains are running every eight minutes on the Kwun Tong, Island, South Island, Tseung Kwan O, East Rail, West Rail and Tung Chung lines. 

On the Tseung Kwan O Line, trains only run between North Point and Yau Tong. 

On the Kwun Tong line, Whampoa, Ho Man Tin, Yau Ma Tei, Mong Kok, Prince Edward, Lok Fu, Wong Tai Sin, Kowloon Bay, Ngau Tau Kok, Kwun Tong and Tiu Keng Leng stations are all closed. 

On the Island Line, Sai Ying Pun, Sheung Wan, Admiralty, Wan Chai, Causeway Bay, Tin Hau and Fortress Hill stations are closed. 

On the South Island Line, Admiralty Station are closed. 

On the Tung Chung Line, Sunny Bay and Tung Chung stations are closed. 

On the East Rail Line, Tai Wai, Sha Tin, Tai Po Market, Fanling and Sheung Shui stations are closed.

On the West Rail Line, East Tsim Sha Tsui, Tsuen Wan West, Yuen Long, Tin Shui Wai and Tuen Mun stations are closed.