This is the cheapest way to travel Kyoto(Maizuru舞鶴) & Hokkaido(Otaru小樽)!!
If you are visiting for skiing, some express bus runs between Otaru to Niseko.
From Maizuru to Otaru
From Otaru to Maizuru
23:30(depart)- 21:00(arrive in the next day)(Until 30th Sep 2014)
23:30(depart)- 21:15(arrive in the next day)(From 1st Oct 2014)
Please check actual schedule from the official website!
Facility of the ferry:
Restaurant, Café, Public Bath&Sauna,Information centre, kiosk, vending machine, Laundry, Children's play room.... Cabins are all non-smoking!!
9570yen~/person in Dormitory style cabin(include. blanket, sheets and pillow). The price can be changed by the seasonality.
Usually female dormitory or mix dormitory, you can choose.
15940yen~/person in single room cabin(include. blanket, sheets and pillow). The price can be changed by the seasonality.
Facility: Luggage shelf&TV
The official website. (Please click the "English" located above on the page, then you can see English brochure)
Access: From Higashimaizuru(東舞鶴) train station to Maizuru port(Maizuru-ko舞鶴港) about 30mins(2.3km) walk. 5mins by taxi(approx.1000yen).
When it is holiday season in Japan, there is a shuttle bus between the station and the port. (approx. Single ticket 200yen/person, 10mins)
*At a port in Otaru/Hokkaido, shuttle bus leaves at 21:30 to Otaru train station. 220yen/person. 30mins.