Yawatahama ferry port in Japan is served by a number of ferry routes with crossings to Beppu & Usuki available. With a selection of up to 13 Sailings Daily, the port of Yawatahama connects Japan with .
Sailing durations range from 2 hours 25 minutes on the Usuki service to 2 hours 50 minutes on the Beppu service.
Although there is a brief summary on this page, as sailing information can vary based on time of year we’d advise you to get live sailing times and prices in our Yawatahama fare search.
Yawatahama is a city located on the west coast of Japan, and resting in the southwestern part of the Ehime Prefecture. There are two ferry routes departing the port, both domestic crossings heading to Beppu and Usuku, sailing across the Bungo Channel.
Often overlooked by visitors to Japan hoping to explore the more famous tourist destinations, Yawatahama utilises its peaceful and tranquil atmosphere with its array of natural beauty and attracts anyone longing for a quiet break away from the stresses of the modern world. The city has enjoyed relative fame with its ever-growing fish market, and keen fishermen will be pleased to find out that the harbour is the ideal setting for a relaxing few hours with a fishing rod.
Yawatahama’s primary appeal is the abundance of verdant scenery; Heikedana Nature Park being the most prominent example of the its naturally stunning aesthetics. After traversing the endless forestry and foliage, it is worthwhile looking into the city’s history, especially the transport industry which has overseen some huge changes across the past decades.
The city is fairly small and compact, so the notable landmarks can be reached easily on foot.
Okishinden, Yawatahama, 796-0087, Japan
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