There are 11 ways to get from Tokyo to Yakushima by plane, ferry, train, bus, car or night bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima, ferry  •  11 h

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Kagoshima (KOJ) HND - KOJ
  2. Take the ferry from Kagoshima to Yakushima

$347 - $665

Cheapest option

Drive, ferry  •  20 h 44 min

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

$225 - $292

9 alternative options

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Yakushima  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Yakushima (KUM) HND - KUM

$275 - $578

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Kagoshima, ferry  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Kagoshima (KOJ) NRT - KOJ
  3. Take the ferry from Kagoshima to Yakushima

$339 - $512

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Yakushima  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Yakushima (KUM) NRT - KUM

$242 - $635

Train to Osaka, fly to Yakushima  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Shin-Osaka
  2. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Yakushima (KUM) ITM - KUM

$312 - $690

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Tanegashima, ferry  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Tanegashima (TNE) HND - TNE
  2. Take the ferry from Tanegashima to Yakushima

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki, train, ferry  •  13 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Miyazaki (KMI) HND - KMI
  2. Take the train from Minamimiyazaki to Kagoshima-Chuo
  3. Take the ferry from Kagoshima to Yakushima

$391 - $814

Train, ferry  •  14 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Hakata
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Kagoshima-Chuo
  3. Take the ferry from Kagoshima to Yakushima

$522 - $651

Bus, drive, ferry  •  27 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Sakaide Interchange Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Sakaide IC to Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi
  3. Drive from Miyajimaguchi to Ibusuki
  4. Take the ferry from Ibusuki to Yakushima

$269 - $305

Night bus, train, ferry  •  23 h 21 min

  1. Take the night bus from Tokyo to Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi
  2. Take the train from Hiroshima to Kagoshima-Chuo
  3. Take the ferry from Kagoshima to Yakushima

$431 - $521

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Yakushima is to drive and ferry which costs ¥25000 - ¥33000 and takes 20 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Yakushima is to fly which costs ¥30000 - ¥65000 and takes 7 h 17 min.

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The distance between Tokyo and Yakushima is 1047 km.

It takes approximately 11 h to get from Tokyo to Yakushima, including transfers.

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

All Nippon Airways, Japan Air Commuter and six other airlines fly from Tokyo to Yakushima hourly.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Kagoshima via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Kagoshima via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Japan Air Commuter
Website
jac.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Yakushima via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Yakushima via Osaka
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Yakushima via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $370
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Yakushima via Osaka, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,200
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Yakushima via Kagoshima, Osaka
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Yakushima via Osaka, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Yakushima via Kochi, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Yakushima via Fukuoka, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Yakushima via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Yakushima via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Yakushima via Fukuoka, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Osaka to Yakushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tanegashima via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tanegashima via Osaka, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,200
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tanegashima via Fukuoka, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Solaseed Air
Website
solaseedair.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $150
Green seat
$150 - $210
Train from Tokyo to Hakata
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$200 - $280
Reserved seat
$220 - $280
Green seat
$290 - $390
Train from Hakata to Kagoshima-Chuo
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$60 - $80
Reserved seat
$70 - $85
Green seat
$85 - $120
Train from Hiroshima to Kagoshima-Chuo
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $140
Reserved seat
$110 - $150
Green seat
$150 - $200
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Sakaide Interchange Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Sakaide IC to Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Night bus from Tokyo to Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi
Ave. Duration
12 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$77
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Ferry operators
Toppy & Rocket
Website
tykousoku.jp
Ferry from Kagoshima to Yakushima
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
tykousoku.jp
Ferry from Tanegashima to Yakushima
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
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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