Star Ferry

Kowloon Point, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong

4.5

The Starr Ferry boats have been carrying passengers across Victoria Harbour, from Hong Kong to Kowloon Island, for more than 100 years! Apart from being a convenient transportation form, it also opens up a great view of the Victoria Harbour, and the amazing Hong Kong Skyline at night! The cross-Harbour tours have become popular attractions for both visitors and locals of Hong Kong.
The Ferry boats carry over 70,000 passengers per day. The Star Ferry's boat tickets are sold on a first come first served basis. You can purchase tickets either online at the Tsim Sha Tsui Star Ferry Pier and the Central Pier 7 prior to departure. The tickets cost 100 HKD (~12USD) per adult; please bear in mind that they accept only Hong Kong Dollar payments!
 

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Reviews

  • Lung Peter

    5
    - 20 July 2018 -

    My love, there are many little things happened in our life. Not necessary all good, but it won’t do much impacts to us anyway. Keep talking with me on the bus, over the phone, text or VC. I will be always on your side and my arms are always reserved only for you. I love you ❤️92❤️

  • Kiran Mathew Thomas

    4
    - 11 June 2018 -

    A pretty good ferry pier with all basic facilities. Various options to sit back and relax.

  • phillip matthews

    5
    - 06 June 2018 -

    Extremely cheap and great value for money. Pay the extra for the top deck as it offers the best views ($2.7 HKD, yes I did write that correctly, $2.7 HKD!!!). Best travelled after 8pm when you get the best views of the light show from the skyscrapers on the land

  • Kenneth Yat Ming Lam

    5
    - 05 April 2018 -

    Wonderful way to experience the night view of Victoria Harbour in Hong Kong.

  • Matt Healy

    5
    - 19 February 2018 -

    Very pleasant and convenient but not near many attractions on the Hong Kong side.

  • Tim Riener

    5
    - 23 September 2017 -

    If you're a tourist and you have two hours to spare, you need to take this vintage ferry. It's not glamorous, but it's safe and efficient and it's a fun way to traverse from the Kowloon region of Hong Kong over to Hong Kong Island. Absolutely great and iconic views of Hong Kong as you cross Victoria Harbor.

  • Evan Leybourn

    5
    - 18 September 2017 -

    If you want to get between HK Island and Kowloon, the star ferry is the only way to go. It's fast and it's cheap.

  • Abdullah Altamimi

    4
    - 15 August 2017 -

    Nice ferry and very historical. The journey is a little bit short but you could do several times. You must do it during sunset time, amazing views.

  • William Bernard

    5
    - 08 April 2017 -

    Cheapest and most enjoyable way to cross Victoria Harbour. TIP: Try to take the boat between Tsim Sha Tsui and Wan Chai: the boat turns and the view is way better and longer!

  • Susanna Heinonen

    4
    - 15 March 2017 -

    An icon of Hong Kong! One of the cheapest attractions in Hong Kong and one that will have you falling for the city lights. The ferries are all at least 50 years old and a trip back to a simpler time of wood benches and open decks with the sea breeze to keep you cool. Whether top deck or lower make sure to grab a seat by the railing for the best views.

  • Catherine Goulet

    - 01 May 2018 -

    So convenient and easy when you have the octopus card.

  • Matt Barber

    - 25 March 2018 -

    The most beautiful way to see Hong Kong! Cheap af, too.

  • Leo C.

    - 20 December 2017 -

    Ferry is my most favourite way of travelling between Kowloon and HK island. And it’s so cheap at only HKD 2.70 one way!!

  • Bilal Mughal

    - 16 November 2017 -

    It was amazing with hong kong view

  • Martin Jonasson

    - 24 September 2017 -

    A must in Hong Kong.

  • Vincent McCool

    - 22 September 2017 -

    At the front of the lower deck you can watch the captain steer the boat!!!

  • Vincent McCool

    - 22 September 2017 -

    At the front of the lower deck you can watch the captain steer the boat

  • Nina

    - 30 July 2017 -

    Fun and cheap way to soak up the HK city sights.

  • Magdalena Mrázková

    - 23 May 2017 -

    Perfect place to take scenery photos of the Victoria Harbour

  • Brian Jeng

    - 20 March 2017 -

    Make sure to take the ferry for a cheap "harbor tour." Very inexpensive way to sail across and admire the harbor traffic.

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