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Star Ferry

Kowloon Point, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
852-23677065
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US$136.55*
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  • Average6%
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“lower deck” (341 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Kowloon Point, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Tsim Sha Tsui
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852-23677065
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Reviewed yesterday

The ferry runs from Kowloon pier to central pier on Hong Kong island. Ferries run every few minutes and an adult fare is only about HK$2.2. Ride takes about 10 minutes. Worth doing in day and at night for the lights. A must trip.

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took this ferry after a trade fair visit and it was so wonderful. We took pictures and stood by the edge like excited 3yr olds. Worth the try and it's quick and very cheap.

Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Charming and giving an old world charm, these ferries play between the WanChai and Kawloon areas. Inexpensive, fast and enjoyable way of travel when in Hongkong. Ensure you have local currency coins or $10 or $20 to ensure you can get tickets for the ferry....More

Thank Ramachandran V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Another alternative from Central to Tsim Sha Tsui! Fast, cheaper, no crowds, great view and cooling breeze in December.

Thank miaoyee
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Star Ferry is a convenient way to cross over from Central to Tsim Sa Tsui. So whether it is to tour TST, or do the walking tours here, or just go to the promenade for the light show, this is a most convenient, comfortable...More

Thank Ronnie010
Reviewed 2 days ago

It will be good to ride on the ferry in the evening on a clear day to see the sunset; as well as during the festive seasons (every December) where you can see the beautiful festive lights deco on the outer walls of numerous commercial...More

Thank ks1682
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great view for very cheap. Perfect to use to see the light show. you can use the octopus card (the same for the metro)

Thank shlomoschwartz
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the Shining Star ferry from Tsim Sha Tsui on a round trip around the harbor; what a great way to see Hong Kong and the peak! The ride is certainly worth the money ($100, HK) and on a nice day it is a...More

Thank Frederic C
Reviewed 2 days ago

These ferries are old, but very charming. They take you to the islands or just across the bay from HK Island to Kowloon. Inexpensive and more pleasant than the underground. Try them by day and by night.

Thank RaezoR57
Reviewed 2 days ago

Ticket price was less than a dollar. Trip length was very short, however you get a nice panoramic view from the centre of the harbour

Thank Pegasus2013
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AP_2017_Mumbai
19 November 2017|
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Response from RichieShanghai | Reviewed this property |
No advance purchase is needed. In HK there's a travel card (or e-money) called Octopus (equivalent to the London Oyster card, which originates from Octopus), you can buy it at any Metro Station or on your arrival at the... More
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Sanford F
29 July 2017|
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Response from RAYAN2509 | Reviewed this property |
From Kai Tak to Star Ferry Pier it's about 5 km.
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Peejay C
12 May 2017|
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Response from EaglevisionLowe | Reviewed this property |
Just walk a short distance via covered walkway
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