Ferry to Sado Island
2 Ferry crossings from 4 Ports
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Sado Island

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Ferry to Sado Island

Ferries to Sado Island are provided by Sado Kisen & Sado Kisen Jetfoil.

Sado Island Ferry Times

There are approximately 12 daily sailings and up to 84 weekly sailings to Sado Island. Ferry timetables can change throughout the year and often increase during the high season. Use our deal finder for the most up to date sailing times and availability.

Ferry Ports of Sado Island

There are 2 ferry ports in Sado Island and Ryotsu ferry port is the most popular with 70 weekly sailings.

Ferry from Niigata to Ryotsu

The ferry from Niigata to Ryotsu sails approximately 10 times daily and up to 70 times weekly, with a sailing duration of 1 hour 48 minutes. The Niigata Ryotsu ferry is £142.98 on average. Exclusive of booking fees.

Ferry from Naoetsu to Ogi

Ferries from Naoetsu to Ogi sail approximately 2 times daily and up to 14 times weekly, with a crossing time of 2 hours 40 minutes. The average price of a Naoetsu Ogi ferry is £175.84. Exclusive of booking fees.

Prices will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated May 01.

Is there a car ferry to Sado Island?

Yes, there is a car ferry to Sado Island. Sado Kisen offer car ferries to Sado Island

Sado Island Ferry Prices and Offers

The cost of a ferry to Sado Island can vary by route, operator and season. For ferry discounts, view our special offers page.

How to book ferry tickets to Sado Island

Book ferry tickets to Sado Island online with Direct Ferries, using our Deal Finder and compare routes, prices and operators for the best deals.

Most popular questions

Which ferries travel to Sado Island?

Ferries to Sado Island:
  • Niigata
  • Naoetsu

What is the fastest ferry to Sado Island?

The fastest ferry crossing to Sado Island is via the Niigata to Ryotsu route, with a crossing time of approximately 1h 07m.

What is the cheapest ferry to Sado Island?

The cheapest ferry to Sado Island is £118 from Niigata to Ryotsu. Price exclusive of booking fees.

What are the ferry ports in Sado Island?

Sado Island Ferry Ports:
  • Ryotsu
  • Ogi

Can you take pets on the ferry to Sado Island?

No, pets are not permitted with any operator on routes offered to Sado Island.

Sado Island Ferry Map and Routes

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