There are 3 ways to get from Ibusuki to Yakushima by ferry, car, bus or plane

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Recommended option

Ferry  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ibusuki to Yakushima

$237 - $277

Cheapest option

Drive, ferry  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Ibusuki to Kagoshima
  2. Take the ferry from Kagoshima to Yakushima

$87 - $93

1 alternative option

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 cheapest way to get from Ibusuki to Yakushima is to drive and ferry which costs ¥9500 - ¥10500 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ibusuki to Yakushima is to ferry which costs ¥26000 - ¥32000 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between Ibusuki and Yakushima is 100 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Ibusuki to Yakushima, including transfers.

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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
35 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
Ferry from Kagoshima to Yakushima
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
tykousoku.jp

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