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There are 6 ways to get from Central to Dafen Village by subway, bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Subway, bus, line 7 subway, line 3 subway

  1. Take the subway from Central to Tsim Sha Tsui
  2. Take the bus from Tsim Sha Tsui to Huanggang Entry Port
  3. Take the line 7 subway from Huanggang Entry Port to Tianbei
  4. Take the line 3 subway from Tianbei to Dafen

5 alternative options

Train, line 3 subway

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
  2. Take the line 3 subway from Futian to Dafen

Bus, line 3 subway

  1. Take the bus from Sheung Wan to Huanggang Border
  2. Take the line 3 subway from Futian Bonded Area to Dafen

Subway, line 3 subway

  1. Take the subway from Mong Kok East Station to Lok Ma Chau Station
  2. Take the line 3 subway from Futian Bonded Area to Dafen

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Central to Dafen Village

Drive

  1. Drive from Central to Dafen Village

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Central to Dafen Village is to subway and bus and line 7 subway and line 3 subway which costs $45 - $75 and takes 1h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Central to Dafen Village is to taxi which costs $460 - $550 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Central station to Dafen Village. However, there are services departing from Hong Kong Station and arriving at Dafen via West Kowloon Station and Futian. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 56m.

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The distance between Central and Dafen Village is 36 km. The road distance is 53.9 km.

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The best way to get from Central to Dafen Village without a car is to subway and bus and line 7 subway and line 3 subway which takes 1h 38m and costs $45 - $75.

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It takes approximately 1h 38m to get from Central to Dafen Village, including transfers.

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Central to Dafen Village train services, operated by China Railways G-Class, depart from West Kowloon Station.

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Central to Dafen Village train services, operated by Shenzhen Metro, arrive at Dafen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Central to Dafen Village is 54 km. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Central to Dafen Village.

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There are 369+ hotels available in Dafen Village. Prices start at ¥750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Central to Dafen Village.
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  • Distance: 36.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 38m

What companies run services between Central, Hong Kong and Dafen Village, Guangdong, China?

You can take a vehicle from Central to Dafen Village via Prince Edward, Mong Kok East Station, Lok Ma Chau Station, Futian Bonded Area, and Dafen in around 2h 22m.

Train operators
Mass Transit Railway (MTR)
Phone
+852 2881 8888
Website
mtr.com.hk
Subway from Central to Tsim Sha Tsui
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
¥4 - ¥7
Schedules at
mtr.com.hk
Subway from Mong Kok East Station to Lok Ma Chau Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥30 - ¥40
Schedules at
mtr.com.hk
Shenzhen Metro
Website
szmc.net
Subway from Huanggang Entry Port to Tianbei
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥3 - ¥5
Schedules at
szmc.net
Subway from Tianbei to Dafen
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥2 - ¥4
Schedules at
szmc.net
Subway from Futian to Dafen
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥4 - ¥6
Schedules at
szmc.net
Subway from Futian Bonded Area to Dafen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥5 - ¥7
Schedules at
szmc.net
China Railways G-Class
Train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥35 - ¥50
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥35 - ¥50
1st Class Seat
¥50 - ¥65
Business Class Seat
¥160 - ¥200
Bus operators
EE Bus
Website
eebus.com
Bus from Tsim Sha Tsui to Huanggang Entry Port
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥29 - ¥45
Schedules at
eebus.com
Day Time
¥35
Night Time
¥39
CTS - China Travel Tours
Website
hkctsbus.com
Bus from Sheung Wan to Huanggang Border
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥55 - ¥90
Schedules at
hkctsbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Central to Dafen Village
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
¥390 - ¥480
Urban Red Taxi
Phone
+852 2398 1881
New Territories Green Taxi
Phone
+852 2657 2267
Lantau Blue Taxi
Phone
+852 2984 1328

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