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Route 698R Bus-Bus Interchange Scheme and Same Day Return Discount

Customers can enjoy the BBI concession, between Route 698R and Routes 77, 85, 99 or 529, respectively. The first-leg fare is free for Sai Kung-bound services. Customers should board Route 698R from Routes 77, 85 or 99 at Kornhill Road, outside Kornhill Plaza (Jusco); or from Route 529 outside Tin Chiu Street Playground.

The second-leg fare is free for Hong Kong-bound services. Route 698R customers should change to Routes 77, 85 or 99 respectively, at Cityplaza; or to Route 529 at King¡¦s Road, outside Stanhope House. To enjoy the BBI concession, the interchange must be with the same Octopus card, and be completed within the time limit.

In addition, customers using Octopus card to travel on Route 698R for the return journey on the same day between Eastern District and Sai Kung can enjoy $2.0 (Child / Senior: $1.0) discount on the return trip fare by using the same Octopus card. The BBI discount of route Route 698R will be offered, where applicable, in conjunction with this Same Day Return Discount.

Route 698R Sam Day Return Discount is only available for passengers boarding at Hong Kong Island on the first journey, and boarding between Wong Shek Pier and Clear Water Bay Road on the return journey

From Eastern District to Sai Kung (Pak Tam Chung / Wong Shek Pier)
 
First Journey on
(Direction)
Alighting / Interchange Point Second Journey on
(Direction)
Discount Fare Time Limit
77 / 99 from Shau Kei Wan Kornhill Plaza (S), Kornhill Road 698R to Sai Kung (Pak Tam Chung) Adult
$15.10

Child / Senior
$7.60
60 minutes
85 from Siu Sai Wan Kornhill Plaza (S), Kornhill Road 698R to Sai Kung (Pak Tam Chung) Adult
$18.40

Child / Senior
$9.20
60 minutes
529 from Breamar Hill Tin Chiu Street 698R to Sai Kung (Pak Tam Chung) Adult
$18.10 / $18.90

Child / Senior
$9.10 / $9.50
60 minutes
BBI discounts are only available for first journey passengers boarding before above alighting stops. To enjoy the discount, passengers must remember to presenting their Octopus cards again when alighting at or before Pak Tam Tung.
First Journey on
(Direction)
Alighting / Interchange Point Second Journey on
(Direction)
Discount Fare Time Limit
77 / 99 from Shau Kei Wan Kornhill Plaza (S), Kornhill Road 698R to Sai Kung (Wong Shek Pier) Adult
$20.20

Child / Senior
$10.10
60 minutes
85 from Siu Sai Wan Kornhill Plaza (S), Kornhill Road 698R to Sai Kung (Wong Shek Pier) Adult
$23.50

Child / Senior
$11.70
60 minutes
529 from Breamar Hill Tin Chiu Street 698R to Sai Kung (Wong Shek Pier) Adult
$23.20 / $24.00

Child / Senior
$11.60 / $12.00
60 minutes
BBI discounts are only available for first journey passengers boarding before above alighting stops.
         


From Sai Kung (Pak Tam Chung / Wong Shek Pier) to Eastern District
 
First Journey on
(Direction)
Alighting Point Second Journey on
(Direction)
Interchange Point Discount Fare Time Limit
698R from Sai Kung (Pak Tam Chung / Wong Shek Pier) Model Housing Estate, King's Road 529 to Breamar Hill Stanhope House, King's Road Free 120 minutes
  Cityplaza, King's Road 77 / 99 to Shau Kei Wan
85 to Siu Sai Wan
Cityplaza, King's Road    
BBI discounts are only available for route 698R passengers boarding between Wong Shek Pier and Clear Water Bay Road.
           


Please note the following:
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Discount fares apply to Octopus cards only

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To enjoy the discount, both journeys should be paid by the same Octopus card. Please make sure your Octopus card has adequate value to pay for all the trips concerned before boarding.

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Passengers aged 65 or above and eligible persons with disabilities, with possession of a required version of octopus, can travel on all NWFB and Citybus routes at a concession fare of HK$2 (except Cityflyer A routes, Open-Top Citytours, Racecourse Route and Citybus Non-franchised Residential Routes) in conjunction with the BBI concessions or section fares listed per trip whichever is lower.

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The BBI concessions apply to routes travelling at specific directions only. Customers are advised to check route information at bus stops before boarding, and interchange at the specified bus stop locations.

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The concession will be valid only within the preset time limit. Please complete the interchange within the time limit.

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In order to obtain the discount, passenger please transfer directly and do not use the same Octopus card on other bus routes not included in the scheme or other transport modes. Besides, There must not be more than nine tapping records of any kind using the same Octopus between the interchange trips.

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Please note that some routes included in this scheme are also involved other BBI schemes, and such schemes cannot be used in conjunction with the BBI concession in this scheme.

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Please note that each bus route operates at different times. Customers are advised to check beforehand the first and last departures of all the intended interchanging services.

Last Update: 08 June 2008


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