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Xiamen International Cruise Terminal

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Xiamen International Cruise Terminal, also known as Xiamen International Cruise Centre and Xiamen-Jinmen Passenger Terminal, is located on Dongdu Road at the south side of the port on the western side of Xiamen Island. It stretches north to the Dongdu Port and south to the outlet of Yuandang Lake.

The cruise terminal has an annual capacity of 1,500,000 visitors and as many as 3,000 visitors any one time. It is designed to berth large cruise ships and to provide service for Xiamen-Jinmen ferry route. It meets all the world-class standards of an International Passenger ferry terminal.

Xiamen International Cruise Terminal has one dock which can berth a large cruise ship of 140,000 tons and container cargo vessels of 30,000 tons, and two berths for passenger ships of 3,000 tons. The water front in the cruise terminal is 463 meters and water depth is12.4 meters, 

Address: No.2 Dongang Road, Huili District,Xiamen. 厦门湖里区东港路2

How to Get There

Xiamen Cruise Port is conveniently located about 3 kilometer from downtown Xiamen, near Xiamen airport and Xiamen railway stations and on several bus lines. You can take bus 2, 655, 842, 858, or 881, and get off at International Cruise Terminal station. (Guojiyoulunmatou station).

xiamen gaoqi international airportXiamen Gaoqi International Airport

Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport is about 11 kilometers from the Cruise terminal. It is only 18 minutes by taxi. You can also take a tourist bus at the airport station. At the International Cruise Terminal station (Guojiyoulunmatou station) get off and walk about 500 meters to the Cruise terminal. The whole trip takes about an hour.

Xiamen Railway Station is about 7 kilometers from the cruise terminal. It takes about 20 minutes by taxi.

By bus, you need walk about 420 meters from Xiamen Railway Station to Wucun Bus Station (梧村汽车站), take bus 842 or bus 2 and get off at International Cruise Terminal station, and walk to the cruise terminal. The whole trip takes about 40 minutes.

Xiamen Gaoqi Railway Station is about 9 kilometers from the cruise terminal. It takes about 13 minutes by taxi to get there. You can also take bus 655 at Gaoqi Railway Station to International Cruise Terminal station, and walk to the cruise terminal. The whole trip takes about an hour.

Xiamen North Railway Station is about is about 24 kilometers from the cruise terminal. It takes about 40 minutes by taxi.

By bus, from the railway station, walk about 470 meters northeast, turn right to Yanshun Road (岩顺路) and walk along Yanshun Road about 170 meters and turn right,  then continue walking about 100 meters to Xiamen North Station (厦门北站). From there take bus 957 to Dongdu Station (东渡站) and walk about 500 meters to the cruise terminal. The whole trip takes about two hours.

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Xiamen International Cruise Terminal Transfer Service

There is no direct transportation on or between the cruise terminal and other cities. If you want to visit Xiamen’s attractions or visit other cities from the cruise terminal, the best option is to book a private transfer service with us in advance.

You will be met by our professional guide and driver at the exit of the cruise terminal with your name on a sign. They will help you carry your baggage to the car and get you safely to your destination. Contact us and let us help you get where you want to go.

Chinese and Pronunciations You May Need

  • Xiamen International Cruise Terminal: 厦门国际游轮中心 Xiàmén guójì youlún zhōngxīn
  • Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport: 厦门高崎国际机场 Xiàmén gāo qí guójì jīchǎng
  • Xiamen Railway Station: 厦门火车站 Xiàmén huǒchē zhàn
  • Xiamen Gaoqi Railway Station: 厦门高崎火车站 Xiàmén gāo qí huǒchē zhàn
  • Xiamen North Railway Station: 厦门火车站北站 Xiàmén huǒchē zhàn běizhàn
  • Please take me to …: 请带我到…… Qǐng dài wǒ dào … /ching digh wor daoww …/
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