There are 6 ways to get from Yakushima to Okinawa by plane, car ferry or ferry

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 Yakushima to Yoron, car ferry  •  25 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Yakushima (KUM) to Yoron (RNJ) KUM - RNJ
  2. Take the car ferry from Yoronjima to Motobu

Cheapest option

Fly Yakushima to Okinawa  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Yakushima (KUM) to Okinawa (OKA) KUM - OKA

$303 - $516

4 alternative options

Ferry to Kagoshima, fly to Okinawa  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the ferry from Yakushima to Kagoshima
  2. Fly from Kagoshima (KOJ) to Okinawa (OKA) KOJ - OKA

$461 - $820

Fly Yakushima to Okino Erabu, car ferry  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Yakushima (KUM) to Okino Erabu (OKE) KUM - OKE
  2. Take the car ferry from Okinoerabujima to Motobu

Ferry, car ferry Marix Line  •  32 h 45 min

  1. Take the ferry from Yakushima to Kagoshima
  2. Take the car ferry from Kagoshima to Naha, Okinawa

$433 - $484

Ferry, car ferry A Line  •  33 h 45 min

  1. Take the ferry from Yakushima to Kagoshima
  2. Take the car ferry from Kagoshima to Yoronjima
  3. Take the car ferry from Yoronjima to Naha, Okinawa

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Yakushima to Okinawa is to fly which costs ¥33000 - ¥60000 and takes 7 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yakushima to Okinawa is to fly which costs ¥33000 - ¥60000 and takes 7 h 16 min.

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The distance between Yakushima and Okinawa is 518 km.

It takes approximately 25 h 54 min to get from Yakushima to Okinawa, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Yakushima to Okinawa.
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  • Distance: 323.9 miles
  • Duration: 25 h 54 min

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

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

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Kagoshima, Osaka
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Osaka, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Kagoshima, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Fukuoka, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Kagoshima to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Japan Air Commuter
Website
jac.co.jp
Flights from Yakushima to Yoron via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Yakushima to Yoron via Kagoshima, Amami O Shima
Ave. Duration
19 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Yakushima to Yoron via Fukuoka, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
24 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Yakushima to Okino Erabu via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Yakushima to Okino Erabu via Fukuoka, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Solaseed Air
Website
solaseedair.jp
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Fukuoka, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Kagoshima to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Kagoshima, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,500
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Fukuoka, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Kagoshima, Seoul
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Kagoshima, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $800
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Kagoshima, Nagoya
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Japan Transocean Air
Website
jal.co.jp
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Kagoshima, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Fukuoka, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Yakushima to Okinawa via Kagoshima, Seoul
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Ferry operators
A Line
Website
aline-ferry.com
Car ferry from Yoronjima to Motobu
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
aline-ferry.com
Car ferry from Kagoshima to Naha, Okinawa
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$136
Schedules at
aline-ferry.com
Car ferry from Kagoshima to Yoronjima
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$129
Schedules at
aline-ferry.com
Car ferry from Yoronjima to Naha, Okinawa
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
aline-ferry.com
Toppy & Rocket
Website
tykousoku.jp
Ferry from Yakushima to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
tykousoku.jp
Marix Line
Website
marixline.com
Car ferry from Okinoerabujima to Motobu
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
marixline.com
Car ferry from Kagoshima to Naha, Okinawa
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$134
Schedules at
marixline.com

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