Discovery Bay Transportation Services

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Discovery Bay Transportation Services provides ferry service to Discovery Bay on Lantau Island.

Service[edit]

DBTS is a 24-hour high-speed ferry service plying between Tai Pak Bay Pier and Pier 3 in Central District on Hong Kong Island. The travel time of approximately 25–30 minutes with frequency of around 20–30 minutes during day time, up to 90 minutes during night times; additional services are operated during peak/rush hours.

Fares[edit]

As from July 2014, tickets are HKD$40 for a single journey; time limited, 50-trip stored value tickets are $1815 ($36.3 per trip). Overnight ferries (from midnight) have an additional surcharge of $13.

Fleet[edit]

Discovery Bay Transportation Services Ferry Fleet
Name IMO Type Year
Built
Seats Speed Builder Notes Images
Discovery Bay 1 9107148 Catamaran 1995 507 33 knots Marintekink Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 1
Discovery Bay 2 9107150 Catamaran 1995 507 33 knots Marintekink Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 2
Discovery Bay 3 9107162 Catamaran 1995 507 33 knots Marintekink Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 3
Discovery Bay 5 9160451 Catamaran 1997 507 33 knots Marintekink Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 5
Discovery Bay 6 9160463 Catamaran 1997 507 33 knots Marintekink Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Temporary stopped service Discovery Bay 6
Discovery Bay 7 9199816 Catamaran 1998 507 33 knots Marintekink Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 7
Discovery Bay 8 9194622 Catamaran 1999 507 33 knots Marintekink Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Second ship to bear this name Discovery Bay 8
Discovery Bay 10 2009 50
Discovery Bay 12 8614455 Mono-hull 1986 Marintekink Run aground in Yi Pak Bay in 1993. Now operates as Città di Forio in Italy. Discovery Bay 12
Discovery Bay 19 8916956 Mono-hull 1989 306 25 knots Marintekink Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 19
Discovery Bay 20 8916968 Mono-hull 1990 306 25 knots Marintekink Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 20
Discovery Bay 21 9048847 Mono-hull 1992 306 25 knots Marintekink Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Temporary stopped service
Discovery Bay 22 9048859 Mono-hull 1993 306 25 knots Marintekink Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Temporary stopped service
DB Support Support vessel 1995 67 26 knots Marintekink Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Temporary stopped service

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