How to get to Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a special administrative region of China on the eastern Pearl River Delta in South China and takes advantage of a well structured connection system by plane, train and car.

By air

Hong Kong International Airport is on the island of Chek Lap Kok, Hong Kong, also referred to as Chek Lap Kok International Airport or Chek Lap Kok Airport (
Porta Susa high-speed railway station (photo


Please click here to view the digital map of Hong Kong.


Unlike travelling to Mainland China, travelling to Hong Kong for visits of less than three months is visa-free for most nationalities. Separate entry permit is required for travel from Hong Kong to Mainland China and/or to Macau. Please click here to view the visa requirements from the Immigration Department.

Octopus Card

An electronic fare card that is accepted by almost all forms of public transport, and at many fast food chains and stores. It's easy and convenient to use, saves time and eliminates the need for small change. Please click here for details.

Useful Links

Hong Kong Tourism Board
Hong Kong Observatory
Immigration Department
Hong Kong International Airport