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There are 4 ways to get from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha by bus, cable car, subway, taxi or car

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Bus, cable car

  1. Take the bus from Hong Kong Airport to DB Tunnel Toll Plaza
  2. Take the bus from DB Tunnel Toll Plaza to Tung Chung Statino Bus Terminus
  3. Take the cable car from Tung Chung to Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha

Subway, cable car

  1. Take the subway from Airport to Tsing Yi
  2. Take the subway from Tsing Yi Station to Tung Chung Station
  3. Take the cable car from Tung Chung to Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal

Drive

  1. Drive from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha is to taxi which costs $240 - $300 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha. However, there are services departing from Airport and arriving at Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal via Tsing Yi Station and Tung Chung. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 23m.

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The distance between Hong Kong Airport (HKG) and The Big Buddha is 8 km. The road distance is 27.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha without a car is to bus and cable car which takes 1h 16m and costs $261.

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It takes approximately 1h 16m to get from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha, including transfers.

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Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha train services, operated by Airport Express (MTR), depart from Airport station.

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Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha train services, operated by Ngong Ping Cable Car, arrive at Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha is 28 km. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha.

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There are 41+ hotels available in The Big Buddha. Prices start at $750 HKD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha.
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  • Distance: 7.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 16m

What companies run services between Hong Kong Airport (HKG), Hong Kong and The Big Buddha, Hong Kong?

There is no direct connection from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha. However, you can take the bus to DB Tunnel Toll Plaza, take the bus to Tung Chung Statino Bus Terminus, take the walk to Tung Chung, take the cable car to Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal, then take the walk to The Big Buddha. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha via Tsing Yi Station, Tung Chung Station, Tung Chung, and Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal in around 1h 23m.

Train operators
Ngong Ping Cable Car
Website
np360.com.hk
Cable car from Tung Chung to Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$210
Schedules at
np360.com.hk
Mass Transit Railway (MTR)
Bus operators
Discovery Bay Transportation Services
Website
dbcommunity.hk
Bus from Hong Kong Airport to DB Tunnel Toll Plaza
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
dbcommunity.hk
Bus from DB Tunnel Toll Plaza to Tung Chung Statino Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
dbcommunity.hk
Other operators
Taxi from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to The Big Buddha
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$240 - $300
Urban Red Taxi
Phone
+85223981881
New Territories Green Taxi
Phone
+85226572267

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