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Sakura Jima Ferry

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Sakurajima Ferry

The ferries come often and you really only need a couple of hours if you aren't walking around a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Aurora, Colorado
Yes, get the cute pass which including the bus at the island

worth visiting and do buy the pass which saves a lot time and money. Try the deck to enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The ferries come often and you really only need a couple of hours if you aren't walking around a lot. There was very little wait time getting to and back from Sakurajima.

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

worth visiting and do buy the pass which saves a lot time and money. Try the deck to enjoy the breeze and mt view and save the noodle or food (not really good and nothing special). a must to buy bus pass if not driving...More

1  Thank MKC_PRC
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We took the ferry to visit the volcano and it was a typical ferry ride. On a clear day, I bet there are some spectacular views of Kagoshima and Sakurajima -- no so for us, unfortunately.

Reviewed 30 June 2018

The ferry pier is very closed to the city center. We took a small car to take the ferry. At first we though it would be shorter than 3M but at last the staff counted us over 3M. anyway, it doesn't matter much. We were...More

2  Thank cpcog
Reviewed 11 May 2018

This ferry sails between Kagoshima ferry port ( = next to the Aquarium ) and the port of Sakura Island. Frequency is every 15 minutes and one way costs 160 yen for adults and 80 yen for children; However if you buy the Kagoshima "cute...More

1  Thank roboesGistel
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Nothing special here, but it's the access to Sakurajima Island from the port at Kagoshima, a brisk 10-15 min walk from the station. You pass a quaint tram stop outside the station, with a pretty flower display, before continuing another 3 - 4 blocks to...More

4  Thank mikef888au
Reviewed 6 May 2018

The best way to get to Sakurajima. Great little ferry, udon smells good and cheap as chips, only $1.60 for an adult, kids primary age half price.

Thank kaishudesigns
Reviewed 17 April 2018

These amazing ferries run back and forth at frequent intervals. You do not have to wait longer than 15 minutes, and they take 15 minutes to make the crossing.

1  Thank AnjoLafin
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I am not sure which ferry was which but the ferry from the west side of the Kagoshima Peninsula to the east side midway down the peninsula is reported to have the best Udon and ramen soup. We tried it and it was delicious and...More

Thank Bevi22
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic way to get from sightseeing around Sakurajima Volcano to Kagoshima. The ferry is fast, efficient and allows you to get some great views as you go. Highly recommend it as it saves the drive back to the city if you are overnighting...More

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Response from Klaatu2013 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they take cars and motorcycles in lower deck. Just follow the signs. Terminal is easy to find. I bought the ticket in terminal one hour before departure and they answered all my questions (or maybe i payed when leaving... More