TRAVELLING TO MACAU
General Information
Please note that whilst protests are ongoing in Hong Kong, travel from Hong Kong to Macau remains largely unaffected.
Currency

The official currency of Macau is the Macanese Pataca (MOP). The Hong Kong Dollar (HKD) is widely accepted across Macau at a 1:1 rate (the official exchange rate is 1 HKD : 1.03 MOP).


Transportation to Macau

Macau may be reached by air via Macau International Airport, by ferry from Hong Kong (central Hong Kong or Hong Kong Airport) or Shenzhen (China), or by land via Zhuhai (China).

Please follow this
link that details the various methods of transportation available to and from Macau International Airport.

Convenient Links to Plan Your Trip

Map of the University of Macau: https://www.um.edu.mo/visit-us/campus-map.html

Transportation in Macau: https://www.travelchinaguide.com/cityguides/macau/getting-around.htm

Discover Macau: http://www.discoverhongkong.com/in/beyond-hk/bay-area/macao.jsp

Things-to-do (Top 10 attractions): https://theculturetrip.com/asia/china/articles/top-10-things-to-see-and-do-in-macau/
Buses in Macau
The bus fare is MOP6.00 per ride and passengers should prepare adequate coins for the fare as no change is given on the buses, all of which are air-conditioned.
Taxis in Macau
Taxis in Macau are black with a cream roof. The rate is MOP19.00 for the first 1600 meters, with an additional MOP2.00 for every 240 meters thereafter. MOP2.00 is charged for waiting per minute at the passenger’s request. There is a MOP3.00 surcharge for each item of luggage carried in the trunk. To radio for a taxi service, please call +853 8500 0000 / 2828 3283.

There is a MOP5.00 surcharge for boarding a taxi at Macau International Airport, the taxi station of Taipa Ferry Terminal, the campus of the University of Macau or journeys from Macau to Coloane. From Taipa to Coloane, a MOP2.00 surcharge applies, while there is no surcharge from Macau to Taipa or from the Taipa to Macau.

In addition, there is also a special radio taxi service, for which the vehicle is blue in colour. Like normal taxi, the fare of the special radio taxi is charged according to the taximeter, but with an additional hailing fee of MOP5.00 (this fee will be waived if the booking is made more than one hour in advance). For special radio taxi service, please call: +853 288 12345, visit http://macaotaxi.com/en/ or download mobile app "Macao Taxi". For more information, please contact Macau Radio Taxi Services Limited at +853 8893 9999. If you have anything dissatisfaction during your journey, please contact the complaints hotline: 28374214 for help from the police.