Awaji Island: One-way Ferry from Akashi Port to Iwaya Port

Activity provider: JTRweb Ltd

Awaji Island: One-way Ferry from Akashi Port to Iwaya Port

Activity provider: JTRweb Ltd

Board a quick ferry from Japan's main island to Awaji island. Pass under the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge and admire the sea views.

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  • Feel the breeze as you pass under the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge
  • Board a 13-minute ferry between the main island and Awaji island
  • Try delicious local foods, hot springs and outdoor activities in Awaji
Full description
Buy a ticket for the only regular ferry route between Japan's main island and Awaji island. It takes about 13 minutes between Akashi Port on the mainland to Iwaya Port on Awaji island. Enjoy the ferry passing under the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, which has the longest central span of any suspension bridge in the world. Enjoy the beautiful scenery between the bridges. Once you have arrived on Awaji Island, beautiful nature, historic culture, abundant cuisine, and countless hot springs will be awaiting you.  You can also travel in the opposite direction, from Awaji to the mainland.
  • One-way ferry ticket
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

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Important information

Know before you go

  • After the voucher is exchanged, your ticket is only valid for that day of travel
  • The ferry may not operate in the event of high waves, strong winds, or heavy fog
  • After the ticket is redeemed, no refunds, changes, or cancellations are allowed even if you fail to board the ship
  • Each adult can bring one child under 5 years old for free

Product ID: 390602