Hong Kong Transportation

As a very famous tourism city as well as a special administrative region in China, the transportation in Hong Kong is very modern and convenient. As a matter of fact, the transportation in the city is made up of a three dimensional transport system of airways, railways, highways and waterways as well as public transportation such as buses, subways and taxies, with the railways as the dominate modes of travelling on the whole. At the same time, there are a great number of regular sightseeing bus services from the city to the major cities in Guangdong Province. Besides, there are many long-distance coaches from the cities in Guangdong Province to Hong Kong every day as well.

 

  • Flights: As one of the Top 10 biggest airports in the world, Hong Kong International Airport is located in Chek Lap Kok on Lantau Island, which is 40 kilometers (25 miles) away from Hong Kong City center. There are many direct flights from Hong Kong to the major cities in China like Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhengzhou, Nanjing, Fuzhou and Hangzhou as well as Taiwan Island every day.
  • Railway: Located near Hong Kong stadium, Hung Hom Railway Station is the biggest station in Hong Kong as well as the collecting and distributing center for the tourists in Hong Kong with 2,407 kilometers (1,496 miles) from Beijing West Railway Station and 35 kilometers (19 miles) from Shenzhen Railway Station
  • Highway: As a tourism city of China, the highways in Hong Kong are very modern and convenient, which has 8 main roads connecting every place in the city. There are many buses from other gateways to Hong Kong City: Luomazhou Gateway, Wenjindu Gateway, Shatoujiao Gateway.
  • Sea: There are 3 ports among Hong Kong, Macao and Shengzhen, which are called Hong Kong Xinde Central Port, Macao Xin’gang’ao Port and Shenzhen Shekou Port.
  • City Transportation: The public bus system in Hong Kong is very modern and advanced, and there are one- storied buses and two-storied ones running through the city throughout the day, providing conveniences for the visitors from all over the world.