Hong Kong Airport Express

The Airport Express is one of the lines of the Mass Transit Railway (MTR) serving Hong Kong. It links the principal urban areas of Hong Kong to Hong Kong International Airport and the associated AsiaWorld-Expo exhibition and convention centre.

With the Airport Express, you are never far from town. There is a train every 10 minutes, ready to whisk you between the airport and Hong Kong Station in the heart of the shopping and commercial district in about 24 minutes. Or travel to the AsiaWorld-Expo in around 2 minutes from the airport. Plus , with connection to other MTR lines, all of the territory is within reach.

Passengers taking the Airport Express can enjoy the free In-town Check-in service in Hong Kong and Kowloon Stations to check in between 90 minutes and one full day ahead of their scheduled flight departure time. Please click here or contact your respective airlines for further information.

Passengers wishing to visit the Disneyland Resort can change to the Tung Chung Line at Tsing Yi Station, and alight at Sunny Bay Station for the Disneyland Resort Line. Please click here for route details.

Free shuttle bus service is available, taking passengers from Kowloon or Hong Kong stations to most major hotels and transport interchanges. Passengers can also enjoy free porter service at all Airport Express stations.

Service Hours: 05:50 to 01:15 a.m.

Last train: 00:48 (from the airport and Hong Kong Station)

Journey Time: about 24 minutes

Frequency: every 12 minutes

From To First Train Last Train
AsiaWorld-Expo Airport / City 06:00 00:45
Airport City 05:54 00:48
Airport AsiaWorld-Expo 06:15 01:13
Hong Kong Airport 05:50 00:48
Kowloon Airport 05:53 00:52
Tsing Yi Airport 06:00 00:59
From Airport to Adult Child (aged 3 to 11) Round Trip
Hong Kong Station 100 50 180
Kowloon Station 90 45 160
Tsing Yi Station 60 30 110
AsiaWorld-Expo Station 5 2.5 —-

Hong Kong Airport Pass Tickets

Ticket Type Description Place of Purchase
Single Journey Ticket 1 Single journey on the Airport Express to or from Airport and the station specified, valid on day of issue only. Any Airport Express Customer Service Centre or Ticket Issuing Machines. Alternatively, please book online.
Same Day Return Ticket 1 Return journey on the Airport Express between Airport and station specified and valid on day of issue. Any Airport Express Customer Service Centre or Ticket Issuing Machines.
Round Trip Ticket Round Trip tickets are station-specific and can be used for 1 return journey on the Airport Express between Airport and the station specified. This ticket is valid for 30 days from date of issue. Any Airport Express Customer Service Centre (excludes AsiaWorld-Expo Station) or online.
Octopus The Octopus is an easy-to-use, electronic stored value smart card which automatically deducts fares for most major local transportation modes from its stored value. Please click here for more details. Any Airport Express or MTR Customer Service Centre.
  • Children under 3 travel free
  • Children aged 3-11 travel for just 50% of the adult fare
  • Those holding Personalised Octopus with "Student Status"must pay the adult fare

Special service exclusively for Airport Express passengers

Complimentary Airport Express shuttle Bus Service

Scheduled shuttle buses leave Hong Kong and Kowloon stations veryday, taking Airport Express passengers to and from major hotels plus key transport interchanges

Service hours: 6:12 am to 11:12 pm

Free Return Journey for Same Day Round Trip

Enjoy a FREE return journey when you travel on the Airport Express for a round trip within the same day. This offer is applicable to both Octopus and Same Day Return ticket holders(except journey between Airport and Asia World-Expo stations).

In-train Wi-Fi Service

Passengers travelling on the Airport Express can now conveniently enjoy high-speed wireless broadband Internet access with your Wi-Fi enabled gadgets.(Service provided by  PCCW IMS Limited)

Free MTR Connections

To benefit, use the same Octopus (with sufficient value) to interchange within one hour of arrival between the Airport Express at Hong Kong, Kowloon or Tsing Yi stations and the interconnecting MTR Line, including Lo Wu and Lok Ma Chau stations (except the Light Rail Mtr Bus and East Rail Line First Class). When changing between Tsim Sha Tsu/East Tsim Sha Tsui stations you must odo some within 30 minutes of arrival at either station. For in-town Check-in passengers, the MTR trip immediately prior to check-in is the free MTR connection.

Hong Kong Airport Express Travel Pass

Airport Express Travel Pass is your ideal choice to get around town. This pass allows you to travel not only to and from the Airport, but also within the city. Choose either a HK$220 or HK$300 Airport Express Travel Pass (return the pass to get a refund of HK$50) with 1 or 2 single journey on the Airport Express (excluding travel between Airport and AsiaWorld-Expo stations). You can also enjoy any 3 consecutive days of unlimted travel on the MTR, Light Rail and Mtr Bus (Northwest New Territories) (except additional travel on the Airport Express, East Rail Line First Class, and travel to/from Lo Wu or Lok Ma Chau stations). The ticket is valid for 180 days from the date of issue.


The 3 days starts from the recorded entry time of the first MTR train journey and lasts for 72 hours plus any additional hours up to the end of train service on the last day

Travel only becomes effective on the Light Rail and MTR Bus (Northwest New Territories) after the first journey has been made on the MTR

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