Welcome to the Octopus (Hong Kong) Site.

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Octopus Logo

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Second level navigation menu:

Choose Your Octopus

Fourth level navigation menu:

Standard Octopus

Our basic Octopus product. It comes with a refundable HK$50 deposit which covers the card cost and ensures uninterrupted Octopus service in case of negative value for up to HK$35 on a single occasion. Child, Adult and Elder cards are available.

Comparison between different card types
Image of Octopus (Child)
Image of Octopus (Adult)
Image of Octopus (Elder)
Image of Octopus (Personalised)
Deposit HK$50 HK$50 HK$50 HK$50
Initial stored value HK$20 HK$100 HK$20 HK$30
Handling charge HK$20
Fare concession eligibility Age 3-11 No concession Check with transport companies Automatic

Authorised distribution outlets of Standard Octopus

MTR Customer Service Centres:

All stations (except Racecourse station)

Light Rail Customer Service Centres:

Ferry Pier Terminus, Leung King, Town Centre, Yuen Long Terminus and Tin Yat stations

First Ferry Customer and Octopus Service Centres:

Cheung Chau Pier, Mui Wo Pier, Central Pier 5 & Central Pier 6

KMB Lok Ma Chau Ticketing Office

Sold Tourist Octopus
Sold vs On-Loan Octopus

A Sold Octopus is a specially designed Octopus sold to you. It holds no deposit. Any remaining value on the Sold Octopus is refundable.

An On-loan Octopus is a card lent by Octopus Cards Limited to you. You are required to pay a refundable deposit that covers the card cost and possible negative value.


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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