Welcome to the Octopus (Hong Kong) Site.

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Second level navigation menu:

Choose Your Octopus

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On-Loan Octopus

Standard and Personalised Octopus are available at most major transport outlets. They come with a refundable HK$50 deposit which ensures uninterrupted Octopus service in case of negative value on your Octopus.

Standard Octopus

This is perhaps the most familiar type of Octopus to Hong Kong users. It is also perfect for:

  • Visitors and tourists
  • Occasional users

Available types: Child, Adult and Elder

Personalised Octopus


  • Imprinted with your name and photo (optional)
  • Enjoys Lost Octopus Reporting Service

Available types: Child, Adult and Elder

Personalised Octopus with student status can be applied for through schools or at selected MTR Customer Service Centres.

Need help?

Sometimes you may have a question regarding your Octopus. Learn about customer service we offer or contact us today.


Did you know?

Octopus processes over 3 million transactions a day through the MTR system, saving time and money for commuters and the MTR Corporation.

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