Shenzhen Cruise Port & Ferry Terminal

Shenzhen Cruise Center (Chinese: 蛇口邮轮中心), also known as the Shenzhen Ferry Terminal (Chinese: 蛇口客运码头) and the Shenzhen Prince Bay Cruise Homeport, is the shiny new port taking over from old nearby Shekou Ferry Terminal.

It is set to become the Chinese mainlands major cruise ship port and is already been the home base for the 6-Star Siver Shadow belonging to Silversea Cruises and Star Virgo belonging to Genting Hong Kong and Star Cruises.

 

 

Cruise packages are being offered to destinations including Japan, South Korea, Vietnam and short cruises to Hong Kong. Visit http://www.xunlongferry.com/cruiseLine for full details (unfortunately only in Chinese at the time of writing)

Ferry Services

The port also offers regular ferry services to Hong Kong, Macau and nearby mainland cities. These ferry services are operated by Xunlong Ferries, TurboJET and CKS Ferries.

Xunlong Ferries (http://www.xunlongferry.com/ticketPrice) – services all destinations from Shekou cruise port and is the cheapest (by a small margin) unfortunately their website is only available in Chinese at this time. Their website also has information on cruises & cruise holidays departing from the port.

CKS Ferries (http://www.cksp.com.hk/en) – offers services between Shekou and Hong Kong-Macau Ferry Terminal in Central HK (Sheung Wan) and also to Skypier at Hong Kong Airport.

TurboJET (https://www.turbojet.com.hk/en/) – offers services between Shekou and Skypier at Hong Kong Airport and also operates a  service between Tuen Mun Ferry Terminal in Hong Kong and Shenzhen Airport .

For those departing via ferry to Hong Kong International Airport for a flight will find that there are several airlines that offer check-in facilities at the ferry terminal.

 

Getting to Shekou Cruise Terminal

Taxi – English Name: Shekou Cruise Center | Chinese: 蛇口邮轮中心 | Chinese (Pinyin): Shekou You Lun Zhong Xin

Bus – There are two buses that go into the new Shekou Ferry Terminal. These are K105 and 328, get off at the She Kou Dock | 蛇口码头 station.

Metro – Take Metro Line 2 (Shekou line) towards Chiwan and exit at Shekou Port station. Take exit C. Free shuttle buses shuttle buses connect the metro stop to the Cruise Terminal running every ten minutes from 6:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m, alternatively you can take a taxi, or it’s about 600M walk.

 

Ferry Destinations

Destination
 
Terminal Name
English (Chinese)
Service Schedule
From Shekou (To Shekou)
Duration
 
Hong Kong Hong Kong–Macau Ferry Terminal (港澳碼頭) 0745-1915 (0900-2030) 50min
Hong Kong International Airport Skypier (海天客運碼頭) 0745-2100 (0900-2145) 30min
Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal (外港客運碼頭) 0815-1930 (0945-2045) 1 hour
Macau Taipa Temporary Ferry Terminal (氹仔臨時客運碼頭) 0930-1900 (1100-2030) 70min
Zhuhai Zhuhai Jiuzhou Ferry Terminal (珠海港) 0730-2130 (0800-2130) 1 hour

 

Shekou Cruise Terminal and destination map

 

Routes and Ferry Timetables

Note: use these as a guide only, check for updates via the ferry company links further up the page. 

TO HONG KONG CENTRAL FROM SHEKOU

 

LEAVE SHEKOU

ARRIVE CENTRAL

Weekdays: 7:45
Weekends: 9:00

Weekdays: 8:45
Weekends: 10:00

10:15

11:15

12:00

 13:00

13:10

 14:10

14:15

 15:15

15:45

 15:45

16:45

 17:45

18:15

 19:15

Weekends: 19:15

Weekends: 20:15

 

 

TO SHEKOU FROM HONG KONG CENTRAL

 

LEAVE CENTRAL

ARRIVE SHEKOU

Weekdays: 9:00
Weekends: 10:00

Weekdays: 10:00
Weekends: 11:00

11:30

12:30

13:15

14:15

14:20

 15:20

15:30

 16:30

17:00

 18:00

18:00

19:00

19:30

20:30

Weekends: 20:30

Weekends: 21:30

 

TO HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (HKIA) FROM SHEKOU

LEAVE SHEKOU

ARRIVE HKIA

7:45

 8:15

8:45

 9:15

10:00

 10:30

11:15

 11:45

 12:15

 12:45

 13:30

 14:00

 14:30

 15:00

 15:30

 16:00

 16:30

 17:00

 17:30

 18:00

 18:30

 19:00

 19:30

 20:00

 20:15

 20:45

 21:00

 21:30

 

TO SHEKOU FROM HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (HKIA)

LEAVE HKIA

ARRIVE SHEKOU

9:00

9:30

9:50

10:20

11:00

11:30

12:30

13:00

13:30

14:00

14:30

15:00

15:30

16:00

16:30

17:00

17:30

18:00

18:30

19:00

19:30

20:00

20:30

21:00

21:20

21:50

21:45

22:15

 

TO MACAU (TAIPA) FROM SHEKOU

LEAVE SHEKOU

ARRIVE MACAU

9:15

10:15

11:00

12:00

12:15

13:15

Weekends & Holidays: 13:00

Weekends & Holidays: 14:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

17:00

17:00

18:00

19:00

20:00

21:00

22:00

 

 

TO SHEKOU FROM MACAU (TAIPA)

LEAVE MACAU

ARRIVE SHEKOU

8:30

9:30

10:45

11:45

12:30

13:30

14:00

15:00

Weekends & Holidays: 14:30

Weekends & Holidays: 15:30

15:30

16:30

17:30

18:30

18:30

19:30

20:30

21:30

 

TO MACAU (NEW TERMINAL) FROM SHEKOU

LEAVE SHEKOU

ARRIVE MACAU

8:15

9:25

8:45

9:45

9:45

10:45

10:30

11:30

11:30

12:40

13:30

14:30

14:30

15:30

15:30

16:40

16:30

17:30

17:30

18:30

Weekends Only: 18:00

Weekends Only: 19:00

18:30

19:30

19:30

20:30

 

 

TO SHEKOU FROM MACAU (NEW TERMINAL)

LEAVE MACAU

ARRIVE SHEKOU

9:45

10:55

10:15

11:15

11:15

12:15

12:00

13:00

13:15

14:25

15:15

16:15

16:00

17:00

17:00

18:10

18:00

19:00

19:00

20:00

Weekends Only: 19:30

20:30

20:00

21:00

20:45

21:45

 

 

TO ZHUHAI FROM SHEKOU

LEAVE SHEKOU

ARRIVE ZHUHAI

7:30

8:30

8:00

9:00

8:30

9:30

9:00

10:00

9:30

10:30

10:00

11:00

10:30

11:30

11:00

12:00

11:30

12:30

12:00

13:00

12:30

13:30

13:00

14:00

13:30

14:30

14:00

15:00

14:30

15:30

15:00

16:00

15:30

16:30

16:00

17:00

16:30

17:30

17:00

18:00

17:45

18:45

18:15

19:15

18:45

19:45

19:30

20:30

20:30

21:30

Holidays & Day Before: 21:30

Holidays & Day Before: 22:30

 

 

TO SHEKOU FROM ZHUHAI

LEAVE ZHUHAI

ARRIVE SHEKOU

8:00

9:00

8:30

9:30

9:00

10:00

9:30

10:30

10:00

11:00

10:30

11:30

11:00

12:00

11:30

12:30

12:00

13:00

12:15

13:15

13:00

14:00

13:30

14:30

14:00

15:00

14:30

15:30

15:00

16:00

15:30

16:30

16:00

17:00

16:30

17:30

17:00

18:00

17:30

18:30

18:00

19:00

18:30

19:30

19:30

20:30

20:00

21:00

20:30

21:30

21:30

22:30