Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car: Ngong Ping to Tung Chung by Cable Car

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Once done with the tour around Ngong Ping, I headed back to the Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal to start my journey into Hong Kong Island proper. As I had already bought my discounted return ticket on KLOOK, I needn’t be further adventurous to find a bus back down to Tung Chung from Ngong Ping.

Click here to buy your discounted AND express line Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car Round Trip ticket on KLOOK!

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Cable cars arriving and departing from Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal.

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Heading into Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal.

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There are gashapon machines at Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal, but I found nothing interesting in them.

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The ticket counter at Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal. If you had taken a bus or hiked up here, you can purchase your ticket here.

Click here to buy your discounted AND express line Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car Round Trip ticket on KLOOK!

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Heading into the empty queue for the Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car.

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A Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car staff checks my ticket and helps me scan it at the ticket gate.

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Heading to board the Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car.

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A Crystal Cabin was in front of mine, so the Standard Cabin queue didn’t move forward.

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Boarding the next available Standard Cabin. As there was a bit more crowd going downhill in the evening, I didn’t get a Private Cabin this time.

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Heading out of Ngong Ping Cable Car Terminal.

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Goodbye Ngong Ping Village.

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Flying over Lantau.

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The view of the Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macau Bridge East Artificial Island for the portal to the undersea tunnel.

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Shots of the Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car flying over Lantau.

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Descending into Nei Lak Shan Angle Station.

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The Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car takes a 20 degree turn here at Nei Lak Shan Angle Station to turn towards Airport Island.

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Taking a descend down towards Airport Island.

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The view of Chek Lap Kok Island from the Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car.

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Passing a Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car Crystal Cabin.

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The fantastic view of Tung Chung Bay from the Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car.

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A HK Express Airbus A321 taking off, seen from above.

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The last pier down to Airport Island Angle Station.

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Flying down Tung Chung Bay.

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The Scenic Hill Tunnel, part of the Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macau Bridge.

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The Scenic Hill Tunnel beside the Airport Island Angle Station.

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The Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macau Bridge viaducts skirting around Chek Lap Kok Island.

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Descending into Airport Island Angle Station.

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The Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car takes a 60 degree turn here at Airport Island Angle Station to turn towards Tung Chung.

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Taking the final stretch towards Tung Chung.

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Crossing Tung Chung Bay again towards Tung Chung.

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Looking back at the sunset from the Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car.

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Approaching Tung Chung Cable Car Terminal.

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Arriving at Tung Chung Cable Car Terminal.

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After alighting, a cleaning staff heads in to wipe down the windows.

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Looking back at the platform.

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The exit path leads to a Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car souvenir shop, which also has MTR souvenirs.

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Heading down the ramp to the down escalators.

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Crossing the road to Tung Chung MTR Station.

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Overall, a pleasant experience on the Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car with very minimal crowds. Now is perhaps the best time to go take it with no tourists, or else the whole trip to Ngong Ping may take half a day rather than 2 hours.

Click here to buy your discounted AND express line Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car Round Trip ticket on KLOOK!

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