Discovery Bay Transportation Services

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Discovery Bay Transportation Services Ltd (愉景灣航運服務有限公司) is a transport company which provides ferry and bus services to Discovery Bay on Lantau Island. It is subsidiary of the HKR International group.

Bus Services[edit]

DBTS operates 21 bus routes within and outside of DB.

Route no. Start Dest. End dest. Fare Concessionary fare
1 DB Bus terminus Headland Drive / Parkland Drive $4.40 -
2 DB Bus Terminus Midvale Village $4.40 -
2/3 DB Bus Terminus Parkvale Village / Midvale Village $4.40 -
3 DB Bus Terminus Parkvale Village $4.40 -
4 DB Bus Terminus Chianti Interchange $4.40 -
C4 DB Bus Terminus DB North Plaza $4.40 -
5 DB Bus Terminus La Serene / La Vista $4.40 -
6 DB Bus Terminus Seabee Lane $4.40 -
7 DB Bus Terminus Capeland Drive $4.40 -
8 DB Bus Terminus Caperidge Drive $4.40 -
9 DB Bus Terminus DB North Plaza $4.40 -
C9 DB Bus Terminus DB North Plaza $4.40 -
9S Coastsline DB North Plaza $4.40 -
9A DB Bus Terminus Chianti $4.40 -
DB01R DB Bus Terminus Tung Chung MTR Exit D $10 $5
DB02R DB Bus Terminus HK International Airport $35 -
DB03R DB Bus Terminus Sunny Bay MTR Station $10 $5
DB02A DB North Plaza HK International Airport $35 -
DB03P DB North Plaza Sunny Bay MTR Station $10 $5
MC DB Bus Terminus DB Marina Club $5 Free for Marina Club Members
GC DB Bus Terminus Discovery Bay Golf Club $15 Free for Golf Club Members and Bijou Hamlet Residents

Temporary Routes[edit]

Due to the renovation of DB Bus Terminus, a temporary bus terminus and bus stops have been constructed.

Fares remain unchanged and routes that don't go to the plaza are also unchanged.

Route no. Start Dest. End Dest. Routes Rationalised
T1 Temporary Bus Terminus Headland Drive 1
T2 La Serene Midvale Village 2 & 5
T3 Capeland Drive Parkvale Village 3 & 7
T4 Caperidge DB North Plaza C4 & 7

Ferry Services[edit]

DBTS is a 24-hour high-speed ferry service 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.

DBTS has operated the following routes but ceased.

Fares[edit]

As of 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 Marinteknik Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 1
Discovery Bay 2 9107150 Catamaran 1995 507 33 knots Marinteknik Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 2
Discovery Bay 3 9107162 Catamaran 1995 507 33 knots Marinteknik Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 3
Discovery Bay 5 9160451 Catamaran 1997 507 33 knots Marinteknik Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 5
Discovery Bay 6 9160463 Catamaran 1997 507 33 knots Marinteknik Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Temporary stopped service Discovery Bay 6
Discovery Bay 7 9199816 Catamaran 1998 507 33 knots Marinteknik Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 7
Discovery Bay 8 9194622 Catamaran 1999 507 33 knots Marinteknik 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 Marinteknik 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 Marinteknik Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 19
Discovery Bay 20 8916968 Mono-hull 1990 306 25 knots Marinteknik Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Discovery Bay 20
Discovery Bay 21 9048847 Mono-hull 1992 306 25 knots Marinteknik Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Temporary stopped service
Discovery Bay 22 9048859 Mono-hull 1993 306 25 knots Marinteknik Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Temporary stopped service
DB Support Support vessel 1995 67 26 knots Marinteknik Shipbuilders (S) Pte Ltd Temporary stopped service

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