Shekou Ferry Terminal plays an important role in Shenzhen transportation. Shenzhen is a fishing village as we all know. It is close to the sea with convenient transportation in the sea. The Shekou Ferry is located at the end of Nan Hai Boulevard and the southern tip of Shekou. The ferry has regular ferry service to Hong Kong, Macau and Zhuhai.
Many people may not know that it is actually very fast to travel from Shenzhen to Hongkong Airport from the Shekou Ferry Terminal in Shenzhen. You can also get to Shenzhen from other neighbour cities mentioned above through the sea.
Upon arrival at the Shekou Ferry terminal there you can go to the taxi stand line in front of the terminal and wait at the stand for a taxi. Note that the official taxi in Shenzhen downtown are in red color. You can also go to the metro station nearby. It is just outside of the main entrance to the Shekou Ferry. You can go to many different areas and districts in Shenzhen by subway. Except metro and taxi, you can also take a bus. There is a bus station in front of the Shekou Ferry. There will be gypsy drivers around the Shekou Ferry area. It is not recommended though, as they are most likely to charge you higher than other transportation methods.