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 The launch of Cityflyer route A29 - September 2011
 
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   Above photographs courtesy and copyright of Albion Kwok
   
To provide Express Service Between Tseung Kwan O and the Airport & Re-routeing of Route E22P (20 September 2011, Hong Kong). Effective 25 September 2011 (Sunday), Citybus will introduce a brand new Cityflyer Route A29 to provide express service between Tseung Kwan O and the Airport, while other new service arrangements for several airport routes in Tseung Kwan O will also be implemented. Details are as follows:

Route A29
Effective 25 September 2011 (Sunday), the new Cityflyer Route A29 departing from Tseung Kwan O (Po Lam Station), will operate via Hang Hau, Diamond Hill and Wong Tai Sin, omit Kwun Tong and Kowloon Bay, then run via Lung Cheung Road, and proceed direct to Airport (Terminal 1) and (Terminal 2) before terminating at Airport Ground Transportation Centre Bus Station. Departures from Airport Ground Transportation Centre Bus Station will run via Wong Tai Sin, Diamond Hill,
Kowloon Bay, Kwun Tong and Hang Hau after arriving the City’s hub to Tseung Kwan O (Po Lam Station).

Service hours will be 5:15am to 9:15pm for the journey departing from Po Lam Station, while journey from Airport Ground Transportation Centre Bus Station will be 8:40am to 12:10am daily every 30 minutes. The full fare is HK$42. Passengers using Octopus card to travel on Cityflyer routes for the return journeys on the same day between the Airport and the City’s hub can enjoy 50% discount on the return fare, and free interchange on Route R8 between the City’s hub and Hong Kong Disneyland. On the same day, passengers of Cityflyer Route A29 can simply visit the Bus Arrival Time Enquiry Service website at eta.citybus.com.hk and select relevant bus stop name, the estimated earliest arrival time(s) at the specific bus stop will be instantly shown to facilitate flexible journey planning.

Besides, Route A29 buses will provide free Wi-Fi services. Passengers can access to Internet via mobile phones, portable game players, PDAs or notebooks by following the instructions displayed on the back of seats.
     

   
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Two Alexander Dennis Enviro500s, nos. 8203 and 8204, received a simplied Cityflyer livery and are seen here at
Chek Lap Kok on 25th September 2011, the first day of route A29 operations.
   
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Above photographs courtesy and copyright Philip Chan


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