At 9 o’clock on the morning of October 11, the water passenger route from Dongguan to Macao was officially opened. The “Lion Ocean 8” with a cost of more than 50 million yuan was equipped with more than 100 passengers and crew to open its first voyage. This is another new route opened in Dongguan after the opening of the Hong Kong route in 1984.
The water route from Humen to Macao in Dongguan takes about 100 minutes. Compared with the current three-hour land transportation time, the Macau route can save passengers nearly half of the travel time and avoid the troubles of traffic jams and long queues. Visitors on the way can also enjoy the unique view of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge. The opening of the Macau route will greatly facilitate the travel of visitors from Wanzhou and Macao, enhance the “accessibility” of the two places, and further promote the communication and exchange of economic and cultural relations between the two places, and also promote the new pattern of transport integration in Dongguan. vitality.
Passengers who travel from Humen Hong Kong Macau Ferry Terminal to the Macau Peninsula by high-speed passenger ferry will arrive at the Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal and go to the downtown area of Macau. There is also a free shuttle bus, which is very convenient. Travelers from overseas travel from Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal to Macau International Airport, which takes about 10 minutes.
The relevant person in charge of the Humen Hong Kong-Macau Ferry Terminal introduced that the follow-up Humen Hong Kong and Macau Ferry Terminal will communicate with the Macau International Airport or the airline to open the cooperation service of the “Air and Sea Connection” of the Macau International Airport, which will further facilitate the travel of the two places.