Kansai Route
Ehime~Osaka

We operate one ship daily between Toyo in Ehime Prefecture and Nanko in Osaka City.
Lie down for a night of rest and wake up at your destination in the morning
on one of our convenient and comfortable ferries!
Orange Ehime and Orange Osaka operate on alternating days.

  • Bathing and shower facilities
    are available onboard

    Bathing and shower facilities are available onboard, including large public baths and individual shower rooms that can be used anytime.

  • The ship also has a restaurant serving tasty meals including.

    The ship also has a restaurant serving tasty meals including dishes made with fresh seafood and tasteful drink selections.
    Relax in our spacious onboard facilities as you set sail.

  • All onboard purchases must be made in cash.

    All onboard purchases must be made in cash; please prepare cash (Japanese yen) in advance of your journey.
    No currency exchange services are available in or around the ports.

Timetable

Toyo Port(Ehime)
 
Nanko Port(Osaka)
22:00
06:00
Nanko Port(Osaka)
 
Toyo Port(Ehime)
22:00
06:00

Access (Boarding Locations)

  • Toyo Port (Ehime)

    Address:
    1500-2 Imazaike, Saijo City,
    Ehime Prefecture
    Tel.:
    +81-898-64-6001
    If you are coming by car, please use the Toyo Port New Terminal's free parking lot.
    (Please note that we take no responsibility for any accidents, thefts or similar that occur in the parking area.)

    Access(Toyo Port)

    Access by JR Train
    From Matsuyama City
    Yosan Line from JR Matsuyama Stn. to JR Nyugawa Stn. (limited express services available)
    Approx. 1 hr.
    From Uwajima City
    Yosan Line from JR Uwajima Stn. to JR Nyugawa Stn. (limited express services available)
    Approx. 2 hr. 40 min.
    From Niihama or farther eastward
    JR Yosan Line
     
    Access via Bus

    Bicycles cannot be brought onboard buses except for the one bound for Nyugawa Station even in the case that they are put in travel bags/cases.

    For Matsuyama (reservation through reservation center required)
    Buses To/From Matsuyama
    From JR Matsuyama Stn.
    Boarding point 6 at JR Matsuyama Stn. bus stop(departs 8:10 p.m.)→Boarding point 2 at Matsuyama City Stn. bus stop(departs 8:20 p.m.)→Toyo Port(arrives 9:23 p.m.)
    From Toyo Port
    Toyo Port(departs 6:20 a.m.)→Matsuyama City Stn. (arrives 7:23 a.m.)→JR Matsuyama Stn.(arrives 7:33 a.m.)→Dogo Hot Springs(arrives 7:48 a.m.)

    ・Only buses traveling from Toyo Port to Matsuyama stop at Dogo Hot Springs.

    For Toyo

    If you plan to take the bus scheduled to depart shortly after the 6:00 a.m. ferry arrival at Toyo Port, pick up a ticket at the Osaka Nanko Port customer service window.
    Customers without tickets cannot board the bus.

    Buses To/From Niihama
    (Setouchi Bus)
    From Niihama
    Boarding point 1 at Niihama Stn. bus stop(departs 8:10 p.m.)→Boarding point 1 at Saijo Stn. bus stop(departs 8:20 p.m.)→Toyo Port(arrives 9:19 p.m.)
    From Toyo Port
    Toyo Port(departs 6:20 a.m.)→Saijo Stn.(arrives 6:45 a.m.)→ Niihama Stn.(arrives 7:28 a.m.)
    Nonstop Bus to Nyugawa Stn.
    (Orange Ferry Bus)
    Toyo Port(departs 7:00 a.m.)→Nyugawa Stn.(arrives 7:10 a.m.)
    (When traveling from Nyugawa Stn. to Toyo Port, use the shuttle bus from Imabari bound for Toyo Port.)
    Buses To/From Imabari
    (Setouchi Bus)
    From Imabari
    Imabari Bus Depot (departs 7:50 p.m.)→Boarding point 4 at Imabari Stn. bus stop(departs 8:00 p.m.)→Nyugawa Stn.(departs 8:36 p.m.)→Toyo Port(arrives 8:54 p.m.)
    From Toyo Port (does not stop at Nyugawa Stn.)
    Toyo Port(departs 6:20 a.m.)→Imabari Stn. (arrives 7:03 a.m.)→Imabari Bus Depot (arrives 7:13 a.m.)

    ・Buses bound for Niihama and Imabari will depart at their scheduled times even if the ferry arrives late.

  • Osaka Nanko Port (Osaka)

    Address:
    2-2-24 Minami Konan, Suminoe-ku,
    Osaka-shi
    Tel.:
    +81-6-6612-3400
    Platform:
    F3 berth

    Access(Osaka Nanko Port)

    Public transport
    Get off at Ferry Terminal Station on the New Tram Nanko Port Town Line and walk west for 3 minutes
    By car
    Please get off at Hanshin Expressway Wangan Line Nanko (from Osaka city) or Minami Konan (Sakai city).
    When searching by car navigation, please search by 06-6612-1811.
    The parking lot is the first 120 minutes / 200 yen Afterwards 60 minutes / 100 yen
    Up to 500 yen a day within the day * After 0:00 am, additional charge will be added.
    To Itami Airport
    About 30 minutes by jumbo hire or taxi
    Access via Bus
    For Kansai Airport(reservation through reservation center required)
    Kansai Airport Bus
    Connection from Toyo Port(Arrive at Osaka Nanko 6:00 a.m.)
    Ferry Terminal(departs 7:10 a.m.)→Terminal 1(arrives 7:45 a.m.)→Terminal 2(arrives 7:56 a.m.)
    Osaka Nanko service connection(Osaka Nanko 10:00 p.m. departure)
    Terminal 2(departs 8:47 p.m.)→Terminal 1(departs 9:00 p.m.)→Ferry Terminal(arrives 9:35 p.m.)
    Hotel Kintetsu Universal City(reservation through reservation center required)
    Dream shuttle bus
    Connection from Toyo Port(Arrive at Osaka Nanko 6:00)
    Ferry Terminal(departs 7:30 a.m.)→Hotel Kintetsu Universal City(arrives 8:00 a.m.)
    Ferry Terminal(departs 8:40 a.m.)→Hotel Kintetsu Universal City(arrives 9:10 a.m.)
    Osaka Nanko service connection(Osaka Nanko 10:00 p.m. departure)
    Hotel Kintetsu Universal City(departs 7:00 p.m.)→Ferry Terminal(arrives 7:30 p.m.)
    Until February 28, 2020
    Hotel Kintetsu Universal City(departs 8:10 p.m.)→Ferry Terminal(arrives 8:40 p.m.)
    After February 29, 2020
    Hotel Kintetsu Universal City(departs 9:00 p.m.)→Ferry Terminal(arrives 9:30 p.m.)
    Sakai Stn
    Osaka Nanko ~ Sakai Station / Sakai East Shuttle Bus
    Connection from Toyo Port(Arrive at Osaka Nanko 6:00 a.m.)
    【Weekdays】
    Ferry Terminal(departs 7:07 a.m.)→Sakai Stn.(arrives 7:24 a.m.)→Sakaihigashi Stn.(arrives 7:32 a.m.)
    Ferry Terminal(departs 9:15 a.m.)→Sakai Stn.(arrives 9:33 a.m.)→Sakaihigashi Stn.(arrives 9:44 a.m.)

    【Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays】
    Ferry Terminal(departs 7:13 a.m.)→Sakai Stn.(arrives 7:28 a.m.)→Sakaihigashi Stn.(arrives 7:36 a.m.)
    Ferry Terminal(departs 9:10 a.m.)→Sakai Stn.(arrives 9:27 a.m.)→Sakaihigashi Stn.(arrives 9:35 a.m.)
    Osaka Nanko service connection(Osaka Nanko 10:00 p.m. departure)
    【Weekdays】
    Sakaihigashi Stn. (departs 6:40 p.m.)→Sakai Stn.(18:48 着)→Ferry Terminal(arrives 7:03 p.m.)
    Sakaihigashi Stn.(departs 8:45 p.m.)→Sakai Stn.(arrives 8:53 p.m.)→Ferry Terminal(arrives 9:06 p.m.)

    【Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays】
    Sakaihigashi Stn. (departs 6:45 p.m.)→Sakai Stn.(arrives 6:53 p.m.)→Ferry Terminal(arrives 7:09 p.m.)
    (departs 6:45 p.m.)→Sakai Stn.(arrives 6:53 p.m.)→Ferry Terminal(arrives 7:09 p.m.)
    Sakaihigashi Stn.(departs 8:45 p.m.)→Sakai Stn.(arrives 8:53 p.m.)→Ferry Terminal(arrives 9:09 p.m.)

Fares

Fares

Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - Tuesday, December 31, 2020

Room type and max. passengers
Category C Pricing
Category B Pricing
Category A Pricing
Royal (2 passengers)
15,600 yen
17,100 yen
17,600 yen
Suite (2 passengers)
11,000 yen
12,000 yen
12,500 yen
Deluxe Single (1 passenger)
8,500 yen
9,300 yen
9,700 yen
Single (1 passenger)
Single Plus (2 passengers)
6,900 yen
7,400 yen
7,900 yen

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Room type and max. passengers
Category C Pricing
Category B Pricing
Category A Pricing
Royal (2 passengers)
15,900 yen
17,400 yen
17,900 yen
Suite (2 passengers)
11,300 yen
12,300 yen
12,800 yen
Deluxe Single (1 passenger)
8,800 yen
9,600 yen
10,000 yen
Single (1 passenger)
Single Plus (2 passengers)
7,200 yen
7,700 yen
8,200 yen
Important Information
  • Women-only single rooms are available.
  • Male children cannot travel with female customers in women-only rooms.
  • Reservations may be made starting 2 months in advance of the planned departure date. (Example: For a departure date of July 1, a reservation may be made starting on May 1.)
  • Reservations may not be changed or canceled after the reserved vessel has left port.
Cancellations
  • A fee of ¥200 (per person per vessel) applies for cancellations up to 1 week in advance of the departure date
  • A fee of 10% of the reservation amount applies for cancellations made up to 2 days in advance of the departure date
  • A fee of 30% of the reservation amount applies for other cancellations made in advance of vessel's departure
  • No refunds will be provided for cancellations made after the reserved vessel's departure
  • The first reservation change is free of charge; a fee of ¥200 per reservation applies for the second change onward

Automobile Transport Fees

Cars
Variable fees (day-specific fees) do not apply for automobile transport fees.
Automobile transport fees are the same whether reserved on a Category A, B or C pricing date.
They include a bunker surcharge and passenger fare for one driver.
  • < One-way Fees >
    (January 1, 2020 (Wed)-March 31, 2020 (Tue))

    Under 3 m in length
    13,000 yen
    Under 4 m in length
    15,500 yen
    Under 5 m in length
    19,000 yen
    Under 6 m in length
    23,900 yen
  • < One-way Fees >
    (April 1, 2020 (Wed)-June 30, 2020 (Tue))

    Under 3 m in length
    13,600 yen
    Under 4 m in length
    16,100 yen
    Under 5 m in length
    19,600 yen
    Under 6 m in length
    24,500 yen
Trucks and Buses
Variable fees (day-specific fees) do not apply for automobile transport fees.
Automobile transport fees are the same whether reserved on a Category A, B or C pricing date.
They include a bunker surcharge and passenger fare for one driver.
  • (January 1, 2020 (Wed)-March 31, 2020 (Tue))

    Under 6 m in length
    23,000 yen
    Under 7 m in length
    26,700 yen
    Under 8 m in length
    29,800 yen
    Under 9 m in length
    34,400 yen
    Under 10 m in length
    38,000 yen
    Under 11 m in length
    41,500 yen
    Under 12 m in length
    45,100 yen
    Per additional 1 m
    3,600 yen
  • (April 1, 2020 (Wed)-June 30, 2020 (Tue))

    Under 6 m in length
    23,800 yen
    Under 7 m in length
    27,500 yen
    Under 8 m in length
    31,400 yen
    Under 9 m in length
    35,200 yen
    Under 10 m in length
    38,800 yen
    Under 11 m in length
    42,300 yen
    Under 12 m in length
    45,900 yen
    Per additional 1 m
    3,600 yen

Baggage Check Fees (Motorcycles, Personal Luggage)

Fees for Bicycles and Motorcycles
A bunker surcharge is included in all fees aside from automobile transport fees.
  • (January 1, 2020 (Wed)-March 31, 2020 (Tue))

    Bicycles
    1,700 yen
    Mopeds (under 125 cc)
    3,400 yen
    Motorcycles (under 750 cc)
    5,000 yen
    Motorcycles (750 cc or higher)
    6,400 yen
  • (April 1, 2020 (Wed)-June 30, 2020 (Tue))

    Bicycles
    1,700 yen
    Mopeds (under 125 cc)
    3,700 yen
    Motorcycles (under 750 cc)
    5,300 yen
    Motorcycles (750 cc or higher)
    6,700 yen
Baggage Check Fees
The sum of all three dimensions for checked items must be 200 cm or less, and weight is limited to 30 kg.
Pets cannot be transported inside the passenger cabin if all available pet-transport cages are occupied.
Pet transport cage usage fee
1,100 yen
Others
520 yen

Our Ships

Room Types

  • Royal Twin Room
    (2 Available / Capacity: 2)
  • Royal Double Room
    (2 Available / Capacity: 2)
  • Western-style Suite
    (24 Available / Capacity: 2)
  • Japanese-style Suite
    (5 Available / Capacity: 4)
  • Mixed Japanese-Western Suite
    (5 Available / Capacity: 2)
  • Deluxe Single
    (49 Available / Capacity: 1)
  • Single / Single Plus
    (212 Available / Capacity: 1
    36 Available / Capacity: 2)
  • The vessel pictured is Orange Ehime.
    Orange Ehime and Orange Osaka operate on alternating days.

Onboard Facilities

  • Entrance Lobby
  • Sky Lounge
  • Forward Lounge
  • Panoramic View Baths
  • Restaurant
  • Drink Vending Machine Area
  • Gift Shop
  • Vending Machine Area
  • Kids' Play Area

Passengers may stay onboard until 8:00 a.m.
after arriving at Osaka,
and until 7:00 a.m. after arriving at Toyo.

Restaurant Menu

  • Sukiyaki
    1,000 yen
  • Bean Sprouts Ramen
    720 yen

Ticketing and Boarding Process

  • 1 Reservations
    We recommend making a reservation in advance before using our ferries.
    Customers without reservations cannot board if all rooms are taken.

    Please send Email to Orange Ferry Address in English.
    info@orange-ferry.co.jp

    You can also reserve by phone, but no dedicated English-speaking staff member is available.
    Your reservation can be made 2 months prior to departure.

    1. Boarding Date
    2. Boarding Route
    3. Number of Adults, Children and Infants(Age)
    4. Room Class (e.g. "DX Single: Adults 2" " Suite (mixed Japanese and Western Style): Adult 1, and Child 1" )
    5. Representative's Name
    6. Connecting Buses (If need)
    7. Nationality
    8. How did you know Orange Ferry (e.g. Searching Osaka to Matsuyama)
    9. The purpose of using Orange Ferry (e.g. Business / Cycling)

    We will reply within 3 working days whether you can board, booking number and Total Cost.

    Advance Reservation Period
    Reservations may be made starting 2 months in advance on the same calendar date as the planned departure date. Please contact the reservation center to reserve a trip. (No dedicated English-speaking staff member is available.)
    Online reservations must be made by 24 hours prior to the vessel departure time. Please contact the reservation center by phone to make reservations or change/cancel existing reservations within 24 hours of vessel departure.
    2 Ticketing and Boarding Procedures
    Go to the port of departure at the appointed time with your ticket(s) or ferry coupon(s), or copy down your reservation number if you have made an advance reservation but not yet picked up your ticket(s).
    • 1. Arrive at the port about 1 hour prior to departure time.
    • 2. Complete ticketing and boarding-related procedures at the appropriate service window.
    • 3.Sign the application form and purchase a ticket(s) at the ticket window.
      If you are bringing an automobile onboard, show your vehicle inspection certificate at the service window.
    • 4. Boarding begins at 8:00 p.m.
      (On Saturdays and Sundays, ships departing from Osaka Nanko Port begin boarding at 7:30 p.m.)
    • ・Customers boarding on foot (without an automobile) must bring their luggage by hand and board from the terminal.
    • ・If you will be boarding with a vehicle, please following the procedures below.
    Boarding with an Automobile, Bicycle or Motorcycle
    Automobile
    ・Bring your car to the boarding-use car parking area shown on the right by 8:00 p.m.
    ・Follow staff instructions to board via the ship's side ramp.
    Bicycles
    ・Bring your bicycle to the bicycle parking area (location ①) by 8:00 p.m.
    ・At 8:00 p.m., proceed to the boarding queue area (location ②) and wait.
    ・Follow staff instructions to board via the ground-level entrance.
    Motorcycles
    ・Proceed to the boarding queue area (location ②). Boarding will begin at 8:00 p.m.
    ・Follow staff instructions to board via the ground-level entrance.
  • 1 Reservations
    We recommend making a reservation in advance before using our ferries.
    Customers without reservations cannot board if all rooms are taken.

    Please send Email to Orange Ferry Address in English.
    info@orange-ferry.co.jp

    You can also reserve by phone, but no dedicated English-speaking staff member is available.
    Your reservation can be made 2 months prior to departure.

    1. Boarding Date
    2. Boarding Route
    3. Number of Adults, Children and Infants(Age)
    4. Room Class (e.g. "DX Single: Adults 2" " Suite (mixed Japanese and Western Style): Adult 1, and Child 1" )
    5. Representative's Name
    6. Connecting Buses (If need)
    7. Nationality
    8. How did you know Orange Ferry (e.g. Searching Osaka to Matsuyama)
    9. The purpose of using Orange Ferry (e.g. Business / Cycling)

    We will reply within 3 working days whether you can board, booking number and Total Cost.

    Advance Reservation Period
    Reservations may be made starting 2 months in advance on the same calendar date as the planned departure date. Please contact the reservation center to reserve a trip. (No dedicated English-speaking staff member is available.)
    Online reservations must be made by 24 hours prior to the vessel departure time. Please contact the reservation center by phone to make reservations or change/cancel existing reservations within 24 hours of vessel departure.
    2 Ticketing and Boarding Procedures
    Go to the port of departure at the appointed time with your ticket(s) or ferry coupon(s), or copy down your reservation number if you have made an advance reservation but not yet picked up your ticket(s).
    • 1. Arrive at the port about 1 hour prior to departure time.
    • 2. Complete ticketing and boarding-related procedures at the appropriate service window.
    • 3. Sign the application form and purchase a ticket(s) at the ticket window.
      If you are bringing an automobile onboard, show your vehicle inspection certificate at the service window.
    • 4. Boarding begins at 8:00 p.m.
      (On Saturdays and Sundays, ships departing from Osaka Nanko Port begin boarding at 7:30 p.m.)
    • ・Customers boarding on foot (without an automobile) must bring their luggage by hand and board from the terminal.
    • ・If you will be boarding with a vehicle, please following the procedures below.
    Boarding with an Automobile, Bicycle or Motorcycle
    Boarding will begin under staff supervision starting at 8:00 p.m. (7:30 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays).
    ・Passengers with bicycles or motorcycles will board the second-floor deck from lane 1.
    ・Passengers with automobiles will board the third-floor deck via the side ramp.

Telephone Reservations and
Same-day Reservation Changes/Cancellations

Kansai Route
+81-898-64-4121
Kyusyu Route
+81-894-22-5094

(Business hours 8:30 a.m.~6:00 p.m.)