There are 2 ways to get from Tokyo to Yaeyama Islands by plane, ferry or train

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Fly from Tokyo Haneda, ferry  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Ishigaki (ISG) HND - ISG
  2. Take the ferry from Ishigaki to Iriomote Island

$259 - $982

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Train to Tokyo Narita, fly, ferry  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Ishigaki (ISG) NRT - ISG
  3. Take the ferry from Ishigaki to Iriomote Island

$176 - $999

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tokyo and Yaeyama Islands is 1986 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Tokyo to Yaeyama Islands, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Ishigaki Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h.

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Japan Transocean Air and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Ishigaki Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Yaeyama Islands. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to Tokyo Haneda Airport is to Monorail which takes 23 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Tokyo to Yaeyama Islands.
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  • Distance: 1241.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Tokyo, Japan and Yaeyama Islands, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Tokyo to Yaeyama Islands. However, you can take the Monorail to Haneda Airport Terminal 1, take the walk to Tokyo Haneda airport, fly to Ishigaki, take the walk to Shopping Plaza, take the bus to Ishigakiko Rito Terminal, take the walk to Ishigaki, then take the ferry to Yaeyama Islands. Alternatively, you can take the train to Narita Airport Terminal 2, take the walk to Tokyo Narita airport, fly to Ishigaki, take the walk to Shopping Plaza, take the bus to Ishigakiko Rito Terminal, take the walk to Ishigaki, then take the ferry to Yaeyama Islands.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Ishigaki
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Ishigaki via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Ishigaki via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Japan Transocean Air
Website
jal.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Ishigaki
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $3,200
Vanilla Air
Website
vanilla-air.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Ishigaki
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Ishigaki via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Train operators
Ferry operators
Yaeyama Kanko Ferry
Website
yaeyama.co.jp
Ferry from Ishigaki to Iriomote Island
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
hirata-group.co.jp

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