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GUIDE: How to Take the Bus from Hong Kong to Macau

The whole journey takes less than an hour!
by | November 06, 2023

If you’re planning on visiting Hong Kong any time soon, you can now easily add a Macau day trip to your itinerary. Now, it takes less than an hour to travel to Macau from Hong Kong! Taking a bus is an efficient and affordable way to travel between the two territories. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to take the Hong Kong to Macau bus:

1. Go to the HZMB Hong Kong Port

Google Map Link: HZMB Hong Kong Port

You can travel to the HZMB (Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge) Hong Kong Port via taxi (this is recommended if you have a lot of luggage), but you can also take public transportation:

  • Take the MTR to Tung Chung Station.
  • From the Tung Chung Station, take Exit D and look for the bus terminal.
  • Take the B6 bus to the HZMB Hong Kong Port Bus Terminal.

2. Buy your Hong Kong-Macau ticket

You can buy a ticket at the multiple ticket terminals at the HZMB Port. But if you prefer to buy a ticket in advance, you can purchase one at this website.

How much are Hong Kong-Macau bus tickets?

See the table below for ticket prices:

Regular fareConcessionary fare*
Day (06:00 – 23:59)Night (24:00 – 05:59)DayNight
HK$ 65HK$ 70HK$ 33HK$ 35
CNY 58CNY 63CNY 29CNY 32

* Applicable to children under 12, those less than 1.2m in height, seniors 65+ and those with disabilities qualify for concessionary fares. Currently, these fares cannot be booked online.

** Children under 3 years old are eligible for a free ticket but should not occupy a seat.

Trip frequency
  • Peak period: Every 5 minutes
  • Non-peak period: Every 10-15 minutes
  • Late night-early morning: Every 15-30 minutes

3. Board a bus!

Strap yourself in and get ready for a scenic journey across the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge. Enjoy!


Do I need a visa to travel to Macau from Hong Kong?

No, but you will need to go through immigration, as Macau is a separate territory from Macau. Bring your passport and make sure that you have your Hong Kong arrival card.

How long is the travel time from Hong Kong to Macau via bus?

It takes around 40 minutes to travel from Hong Kong to Macau via bus.

Are there restaurants at the HZMB Hong Kong Port Bus Terminal?

If you’re feeling peckish, you can get a snack at one of the convenience stores at the bus terminal, but there aren’t any places to sit and eat here.

Is there a toilet on the Hong Kong-Macau bus?

Use the toilet before boarding the bus, because there aren’t any stops on the bridge.

How do I exchange money once I’m in Macau?

If you already have Hong Kong dollars on you, you don’t have to worry about exchanging money

How do I get around Macau?

Macau has a wide city bus route that connects you to all the major sights. If you prefer, you can also take taxis.


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