Travelling via Hong Kong has indeed become more convenient for passengers. Those travelling from the Greater Bay Area (GBA), including the Pearl River Delta (PRD) region and Macau, can take advantage of the upstream check-in services offered by HK Express. These services are available at selected ferry ports, land ports, and land points, allowing passengers to complete their check-in process before reaching Hong Kong International Airport. This streamlines the travel experience and saves valuable time. A variety of transportation options are also available to passengers returning to the Greater Bay Area.
A minimum connection time is required between your ferry, SkyPier Terminal Transfer Coach and flight. Please find more details below:
|Minimum Connecting Time|
|Transferring to an HK Express flight via ferry / SkyPier Terminal transfer coach||80 minutes before flight departure|
|Transferring to a ferry codeshare service or a non-ferry codeshare service / SkyPier Terminal transfer coach with checked baggage upon arriving at Hong Kong International Airport||90 minutes before ferry / SkyPier Terminal transfer coach departure|
|Transferring to a non-ferry codeshare service / SkyPier Terminal transfer coach without checked baggage upon arriving at Hong Kong International Airport||60 minutes before ferry / SkyPier Terminal transfer coach departure|
The SkyPier Terminal Ticketing Counter at Transfer Area E2 of HKIA will be closed 15 minutes before the scheduled transfer coach and ferry departure time.
Want to travel between GBA and our destinations at ease? Passengers can check in to their flights via the Upstream Check-in service, including ports without codeshare service. By booking HK Express Air + Ferry Pass directly with us, you will be able to enjoy one-stop service between selected ferry ports in GBA and other destinations via Hong Kong without hassle. Even more, you don’t have to worry about your checked baggage, misconnections under unforeseen circumstances or taking time to queue up for tax refund. Click here to learn more.
To check in at upstream ferry ports, you must arrive at the check-in counter at least 60 minutes before your ferry's scheduled departure time with the following items:
SkyPier Terminal Transfer Coach provides services to and from the following locations.
Hong Kong International Airport SkyPier Terminal <> Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Macao Port
Note: SkyPier Terminal Transfer Coach Service is for transfer passengers only.
From Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Macao Port to Hong Kong International Airport SkyPier Terminal:
Passengers from Macao can enjoy the SkyPier Terminal Transfer Coach Service to HKIA.
To use the service, passengers must:
From Hong Kong International Airport SkyPier Terminal to Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Macao Port:
Passengers who need to take a transfer coach to Macao should proceed to the SkyPier Terminal Transfer Coach Ticketing Counter ("ticketing counter”) at Transfer Area E2. DO NOT go through immigration and reclaim your baggage. Passengers who have already gone through immigration procedures CANNOT return to the ticketing counter and use the transfer coach service.
To use the service, passengers must:
You can obtain departure flight information, check-in and get your boarding pass at the following land points:
You can obtain departure flight information at the following land points:
Please reserve sufficient time to connect to your flight. Upon arriving at Hong Kong International Airport, please proceed to the bag drop counter of your airline for baggage check-in.
To check in at the upstream land points, you must possess: