Macau Ferry: Ferry Terminals, Schedules, Tickets & Price in Macao

Macau, someone also calls it Macao, is a Special Administrative Region of China. Thanks to its unique landform that being surrounded by sea with three sides, this small island-like city has many ships to the ports in Hong Kong and a number of ports in Shenzhen in Mainland China.

In this guide, we will introduce all the information of Macau ferry to you, including ferry tickets, schedules and all the using ferry terminals, etc. Keep reading to have a better plan for your Macau tour!

Macau Ferry Terminals - How Many Ferry Terminals in Macau & Which is Better

There are al-together 3 ferry terminals in Macau, namely Macau Inner Harbor Terminal, Macau Outer ferry terminal and Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal next to Macau International Airport. Macau Inner Harbor Terminal used to operate many ships to Zhuhai, but now all the ships there have been suspended since 2016. At present, you can take ferries to/from Macau Outer ferry terminal and Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal, all of which are frequently used and very convenient.

If you're going to visit Macau for your first time, you are suggested to choose the ferries arriving at Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal, because it is close to the major attractions in Macau, like the Senado Square, Macau Tower, the ruins of St. Paul’s, etc. However, if you are more interested about the latest casinos and high-end hotels like The Venetian Macau, Hard Rock Cafe and Parisian Macau, then the ferries docking up at the Taipa Ferry Terminal are more advised.

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Macau Ferry Terminal Map

Macau Ferry Terminal Map

Macau Outer Ferry Terminal

Address: Haigang Qiandi, Macau (澳门特别行政区海港前地 - 澳门外港客运码头/港澳码头)
Opening Hours: 00:00 - 24:00

Macau Outer Ferry Terminal is in a short driving distance of about 2.5km to landmark in Macau - Ruins of the Church of St Paul. It provides ferry services between Macau and Sheung Wan, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong International Airport in Hong Kong, and Shekou and Fuyong (Shenzhen Airport) in Shenzhen. There is a three-story building in the ferry terminal, the arrivals will be on the first floor and departures are on the second floor. The third floor is the dining and shopping area as well as the passenger waiting area. And at its rooftop, there is also a helicopter parking, from where you can catch helicopters to Hong Kong and Shenzhen. You can find sweet luggage storage service in this ferry terminal, which charges for about MOP 20 per unit per hour. Outside the terminal, you can also find free shuttle buses provided by casinos and hotels in Macau.

Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal

Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal

Address: Dama Road, Beian Tianhai District, Macau (澳门特别行政区氹仔北安填海区 -澳门氹仔客运码头/北安码头)
Opening Hours: 00:00-24:00

Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal, also known as Bei 'an Ferry Terminal, is next to Macau International Airport and the Taipa Station of the under-construction Macau Light Rail Taipa Line. From this terminal, you can take ferries to/from Sheung Wan, Kowloon, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong Airport in Hong Kong, and Fuyong (Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport) and Shekou in Shenzhen. Helicopters between Hong Kong and Macau can also be found there. Outside Taipa Ferry Terminal, there are also free shuttle buses offered by Casinos and hotels.

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Macau Ferry Tickets - Where to Buy Ferry Ticket to/from Macau

All the ferries between Hong Kong and Macau, and Shenzhen and Macau are served by TurboJet and Cotai Water Jet. Both of them have ticketing counters at every ferry terminal in Hong Kong, Macau and Shenzhen. You can book the tickets at the ticketing counter of the ferry terminal you are going to visit.

There is a discount for kids of TurboJet ferries tickets, while the prices for CotaiJet are the same for adult and child. Therefore, if you are travel with kids, you are suggested to choose Turbojet. Apart from that, you are suggested to book the ticket according to your travel time and route instead of the ship company.

Hong Kong to Macau Ferry

Ferry Terminals in Hong Kong

Hong Kong has 4 ferry terminals operating ferries to/from Macau. They are Hong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal in Central, Hong Kong-China Ferry Terminal in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong SkyPier inside Hong Kong International Airport and Hong Kong Tuen Mun Ferry Pier in New Territories.

Hong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal Address: 3/F Shun Tak Centre, 200 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, MTR Sheung Wan Station, Exit D (上环干诺道中200号信德中心3楼,港铁上环站D出口 - 港澳码头)

Hong Kong-China Ferry Terminal Address: 202 Connaught Road Central, Central, Hong Kong Island, MTR Sheung Wan Station, Exit D (港岛中环干诺道中202号,港铁上环站D出口 - 中港码头)

Hong Kong SkyPier Address: 3 Sky City Road East, Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau (大屿山香港国际机场天城东路3号)

Hong Kong Tuen Mun Ferry Pier Address: 148 Wuchui Road, Tuen Mun, New Territories, Hong Kong (香港新界屯門湖翠路148号 - 屯门码头)

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Hong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal Map

Hong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal Map

Sheung Wan (Central) to Macau Ferry

The ferries from Hong Kong Sheung Wan (Central) to Macau will make departure from Hong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal.

From To Schedules Duration Price
Hong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal Macau Outer Ferry Terminal 07:00-23:59 (every 15 minutes)
00:30, 01:00, 01:30, 02:30, 04:15, 06:00
About 55 minutes HKD 171-391
Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal 07:00 - 22:30 every half an hour About 1 hour HKD 171-293
Macau Outer Ferry Terminal Hong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal 07:00-23:59 (every 15 minutes)
00:15, 00:30, 01:00, 01:30, 02:30, 04:00, 06:15
About 55 minutes HKD 160-380
Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal 07:00 - 23:59 every half an hour About 1 hour MOP 160-282

Note: the above schedules and price are only for your reference, because schedule is subject to change and additional sailings may be added at peak hours. You can contact us for the latest information.

HKIA (Hong Kong International Airport) to Macau Ferry

There is a ferry terminal inside Hong Kong International Airport, namely Hong Kong SkyPier. After disembarking from your flight, you can change to ferries in the pier to Macau directly.

From To Schedules Duration Price
Hong Kong SkyPier Macau Outer Ferry Terminal 11:00, 18:00 About 70 minutes HKD 270-435
Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal 14:15, 16:15 About 70 minutes HKD 270-408
Macau Outer Ferry Terminal Hong Kong SkyPier 07:15, 09:30, 11:30, 19:45 About 65 minutes MOP 270-435
Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal 07:55, 09:55, 11:55, 13:55, 15:55 About 65 minutes MOP 270-408

Note: the above schedules and price are only for your reference, because schedule is subject to change and additional sailings may be added at peak hours. You can contact us for the latest information.

Tsim Sha Tsui (Kowloon) to Macau Ferry

Hong Kong-China Ferry Terminal in Tsim Sha Tsui of in Kowloon also operates ferries to Macau. The ferry journey needs about 1 hour.

From To Schedules Duration Price
Hong Kong-China Ferry Terminal Macau Outer Ferry Terminal 07:30, 15:30, 09:00, 17:00, 10:30, 18:30, 14:00 About 1 hour HKD 171-391
Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal 08:15, 13:15 HKD 171-293
Macau Outer Ferry Terminal Hong Kong-China Ferry Terminal 09:05, 17:05, 11:05, 18:35, 12:35, 19:35, 15:35, 21:35 HKD 160-380
Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal 10:45,16:45,17:45 MOP 160-282

Note: the above schedules and price are only for your reference, because schedule is subject to change and additional sailings may be added at peak hours. You can contact us for the latest information.

Tuen Mun to Macau Ferry

You can also find ferries to Macau at Tuen Mun Ferry Pier in New Territories of Hong Kong.

From To Schedules Duration Price
Tuen Mun Ferry Pier Macau Outer Ferry Terminal 07:40, 09:10, 12:10, 15:40, 18:10, 21:50 About 40 minutes HKD 171-391
Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal 08:10 HKD 171-391
Macau Outer Ferry Terminal Tuen Mun Ferry Pier 10:10, 14:10, 17:10, 19:10, 20:40 HKD 160-380
Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal 16:10 HKD 160-380

Note: the above schedules and price are only for your reference, because schedule is subject to change and additional sailings may be added at peak hours. You can contact us for the latest information.

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Shenzhen to Macau Ferry

Ferry Terminals in Shenzhen

Shenzhen Shekou Ferry Terminal and Shenzhen Fuyong Ferry Terminal near Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport are the two vital ferry terminals in Shenzhen. Shenzhen Fuyong Ferry Terminal only operates ferries to Macau Outer Ferry Terminal, while Shenzhen Shekou Ferry Terminal has ferries to both Macau Outer Ferry Terminal and Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal.

Shenzhen Fuyong Ferry Terminal Address: No.3, Gangwan 1 Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China (中国广东省深圳市南山区港湾一路3号)

Shenzhen Shekou Ferry Terminal Address: Yongfu Street, Baoan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China (中国广东省深圳市宝安区永福街道)

Shenzhen Macau Ferry Terminal Map

Shenzhen Macau Ferry Terminal Map

Fuyong (Shenzhen Airport) to Macau Ferry

Shenzhen Fuyong Ferry Terminal is also known as Shenzhen Airport Terminal because of its close distance to the airport, which measures for only about 1km around. At present, this ferry terminal provides ferries service between Macau Outer Ferry Terminal.

From To Schedules Duration Price
Shenzhen Fuyong Ferry Terminal Macau Outer Ferry Terminal 09:00, 12:00, 15:00, 16:30 About 1 hour HKD 245-425
Macau Outer Ferry Terminal Shenzhen Fuyong Ferry Terminal 10:30, 13:30, 16:30, 18:00

Note: the above schedules and price are only for your reference, because schedule is subject to change and additional sailings may be added at peak hours. You can contact us for the latest information.

Shekou to Macau Ferry

Shenzhen Shekou Ferry Terminal in Shenzhen Nansha District is in a driving distance for about 25km away from Shenzhen Airport. It has most of the daily ferries to/from Macau.

From To Schedules Duration Price
Shenzhen Shekou Ferry Terminal Macau Outer Ferry Terminal 08:00, 10:30, 14:45, 17:45, 19:45, 08:45, 11:30, 15:40, 18:00, 09:45, 13:45, 16:40, 18:45 About 1 hour HKD 250-400
Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal 11:00, 14:00 HKD 250-400
Macau Outer Ferry Terminal Shenzhen Shekou Ferry Terminal 09:30, 12:00 16:15, 19:15, 21:00, 10:15, 13:15, 17:15, 19:30, 11:15, 15:15 18:15, 20:15 HKD 250-400
Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal 12:30, 15:30 HKD 250-400

Note: the above schedules and price are only for your reference, because schedule is subject to change and additional sailings may be added at peak hours. You can contact us for the latest information.

Keep Reading: How to Go to Shenzhen from Macau >>

Guangzhou to Macau Ferry

At present, there is no ferry service between Guangzhou and Macau. To travel between the two places, you are advised to travel via Zhuhai near Macau, where you can find many high speed trains to/from Guangzhou.

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Warm Tips of Taking Macau Ferries

1. About your luggage, each passenger (excluding infants) is entitled to one piece of hand luggage free of charge. The size of the luggage, including the wheels, handles and side pockets, should not exceed 56x36x23 cm (22x14x9 inch).

2. All the ferries will be suspended in severe weather such as typhoon.

How to Plan a Macau Tour

Usually, to discover the essence of Macau, you need at least half day or one day. Although Macau is much famous when it comes to gambling, there are still tons of other things to do in this city, such as eat a Macanese Egg Tart, take a photo of Ruins of St Paul’s, visit A-ma temple, make a gate with giant pandas in Macao Giant Panda Pavilion…

Since Macau is located in Guangdong - Hong Kong - Macau Greater Bay Area, not far from Hong Kong and Shenzhen. After the visit of Macau, you can also extend your journey to these hot nearby tourist destinations. You are suggested to spend 2 days around in Guangzhou, 1-2 days in Shenzhen and 2-3 days in Hong Kong.

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