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MTR Student Travel Scheme 2022/2023

MTR Student Travel Scheme 2022/2023


MTR Student Travel Scheme 2022/2023

Full-time students who have not yet reached 26 years of age may apply for the MTR Student Travel Scheme (an applicant's age is determined by the date when the application* is submitted). Incoming exchange/visiting students with at least one semester of full-time study at HKU and HKU regular students on exchange to non-local partner institutions are also covered by this Scheme. 

Online Application

Online application platform will be opened from 9am of 18 August 2022.  

Students who are already holding the previously approved Personalised Octopus with “Student Status”, as usual, the concession will expire no earlier than 31 October 2022.

2. Additional Student Identity Verification Method

For New Applications, students could upload student identity card once available. 

For students who will reach the age of 26 before the issuance of student card, the enrolment certificate of Academic Year 2022/2023 issued by the University will also be accepted as a special arrangement.

3. More Online Payment Methods

Various online payment methods for the application fee, including Octopus, Alipay HK and Credit Card, are introduced for New Applications. 

4. Tutorial Video

For details, please view the tutorial video and application procedures provided by MTR.

5. Enquiries


MTR hotline: 2881 8888 (Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Saturday 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., except Sundays and Public Holidays)

MTR website

*Including application documents required

Centre of Development and Resources for Students