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Sakura Jima Ferry

Kagoshima, Kagoshima Prefecture
+81 99-293-2525
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The ferry runs every 10 to 15 minutes and is a short ride to Sakurajima. Once a day a longer... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Winter Park, Florida
Great service

We planned this with some trepidation as we only speak english, but we drove in the general... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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  • Average13%
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“udon” (6 reviews)
Kagoshima, Kagoshima Prefecture
+81 99-293-2525
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The ferry runs every 10 to 15 minutes and is a short ride to Sakurajima. Once a day a longer version takes you around the bay with a chance to see dolphins.

Thank H201MNdavidc
Reviewed 2 days ago

We planned this with some trepidation as we only speak english, but we drove in the general direction, the lanes were clearly marked, somebody waved us on board, put chocks next to the tyres and off we went. Pleasant 20 mins upstairs watching the scenery...More

Thank hinau
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fast and orderly, you will experience the Japanese way of work here although you may not speak the language. Ice cream on the ferry was quite good.

Thank d_trips66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, I found it was the best among the others. Best view of Sakurajima Mountain, comfortably seat and clean.

Thank Mei L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ferry ride from Kagoshima to Sakurajima takes only 15min and everything worked very smoothly. Simply drive on the deck and pay on the gates when you drive off the terminal. Nice views on the volcano and the city.

Thank Adrian L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ferries cross the water between Kagoshima and Sakura-jima frequently. They are clean, comfortable and do the job. There are bowls of udon available on board. They were ok...nothing special, but filled a hole. I used the cute pass I purchased at the station to...More

1  Thank Emma C
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

The price on the ferry is very cheap only 170 yen. Its is a very good ferry and runs 24 hours a day.

Thank Maursy48
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The Sakurajima ferry takes people and car to and from the Sakura Island. There are regular services so one does not need to rush for the ferry. You only pay on the Island and there are coin exchanging machine available. There is a visitors' information...More

Thank HK_Jim
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

If you have purchased a daily or bi-daily Welcome Cute, the ferry is included. If you get off the team at the aquarium stop, it is only 5 minutes walking towards the harbour At the gas station, you will see a big pier. Just go...More

1  Thank nickiBH
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Took the ferry ride as part of a guided tour. Suggest to go to the top deck to enjoy nice view of the volcano, Sakurajima coastlines and the cool breeze. Ferry departs frequently, hence not crowded. Ferry is big enough to transport vehicles. Overall, a...More

Thank LG_Kay
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