There are 2 ways to get from Ibusuki to Yakushima by ferry, bus or plane

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Ferry  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ibusuki to Yakushima

$237 - $277

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Bus, fly  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Ibusuki Eki Mae to Kagoshima Airport
  2. Fly from Kagoshima (KOJ) to Yakushima (KUM) KOJ - KUM

$202 - $492

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ibusuki and Yakushima is 100 km.

The best way to get from Ibusuki to Yakushima without a car is to ferry which takes 4 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Ibusuki to Yakushima, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kagoshima Airport to Yakushima Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Japan Air Commuter offers flights from Kagoshima Airport to Yakushima Airport.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Yakushima. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ibusuki to Yakushima.
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  • Distance: 62.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Ibusuki, Japan and Yakushima, Japan?

Toppy & Rocket operates a ferry from Ibusuki to Yakushima once daily. Tickets cost $58 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Airlines
Japan Air Commuter
Website
jac.co.jp
Flights from Kagoshima to Yakushima
Ave. Duration
37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Bus operators
Kagoshima Kotsu
Bus from Ibusuki Eki Mae to Kagoshima Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
iwasaki-corp.com
Ferry operators
Toppy & Rocket
Website
tykousoku.jp
Ferry from Ibusuki to Yakushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
tykousoku.jp

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