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Public Light Buses (PLBs) are minibuses with not more than 19 seats. Their number is fixed at a maximum of 4,350 vehicles. Some PLBs are used on scheduled services (green minibuses) and others on non-scheduled services (red minibuses).


Red Minibus

Red Minibuses (RMBs) are currently allowed to operate across the territory except restricted zones for RMBs, and their route, headway and fare are not subject to any regulation. There were 977 licenced RMBs in December 2021. As at December 2021, RMBs carried about 219,000 passengers daily.

Green Minibus

Green Minibuses (GMBs) operate on fixed routes with scheduled headway and fixed fares. In December 2021, there were 361 main routes (67 on Hong Kong Island, 82 in Kowloon and 212 in the New Territories), operating with a total of 3,251 licenced GMBs. As at December 2021, GMBs carried about 1,330,800 passengers daily.


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