There are 5 ways to get from Lantau Island to Macau by subway, helicopter, bus, ferry 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.

Recommended option

Subway, helicopter  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the subway from Tung Chung Station to Hong Kong Station Tung Chung
  2. Take the helicopter from Hong Kong Heliport to Macau Heliport

$551 - $552

Cheapest option

Ferry  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the ferry from Tung Chung to Tuen Mun
  2. Take the ferry from Tuen Mun Ferry Pier to Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal

$21

3 alternative options

Bus, helicopter  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Cathay City to Hong Kong Airport
  2. Take the bus from Hong Kong Airport to Macau Ferry A11
  3. Take the helicopter from Hong Kong Heliport to Macau Heliport

$552 - $554

Subway, ferry, line 26 bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the subway from Tung Chung Station to Hong Kong Station
  2. Take the ferry from Sheung Wan HK Macau Ferry to Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the line 26 bus from Terminal Maritimo de Passageiros da Taipa to C. Amaral / Hospital Kiang Wu 26

$25 - $26

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Tung Chung to Macau 120.8 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lantau Island to Macau is to ferry which costs $164 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lantau Island to Macau is to bus and helicopter which costs $4330 - $4350 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Lantau Island and Macau is 41 km. The road distance is 193.2 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Lantau Island to Macau, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Lantau Island to Macau. However, there are services departing from Tung Chung and arriving at Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal via Tuen Mun Ferry Pier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Lantau Island, Hong Kong and Macau?

There is no direct connection from Tung Chung to Macau. However, you can take the subway to Hong Kong Station, take the walk to Hong Kong Heliport, then take the helicopter to Macau Heliport. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Tung Chung to Macau via Hong Kong Airport, Hong Kong Airport, Macau Ferry, and Hong Kong Heliport in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Discovery Bay Transportation Services
Website
dbcommunity.hk
Bus from Cathay City to Hong Kong Airport
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
dbcommunity.hk
Citybus
Website
nwstbus.com.hk
Bus from Hong Kong Airport to Macau Ferry
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mobile.nwstbus.com.hk
Transmac
Website
transmac.com.mo
Bus from Terminal Maritimo de Passageiros da Taipa to C. Amaral / Hospital Kiang Wu
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
transmac.com.mo
Ferry operators
Fortune Ferry
Website
fortuneferry.com.hk
Ferry from Tung Chung to Tuen Mun
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
fortuneferry.com.hk
Hong Kong TurboJET
Website
turbojet.com.hk
Ferry from Tuen Mun Ferry Pier to Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
turbojet.com.hk
Cotai Water Jet
Phone
+852 2359 9990
Website
cotaiwaterjet.com
Ferry from Sheung Wan HK Macau Ferry to Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
cotaiwaterjet.com
Other operators
Sky Shuttle
Website
skyshuttlehk.com
Helicopter from Hong Kong Heliport to Macau Heliport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$548
Schedules at
skyshuttlehk.com

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