Kyusyu Route
Ehime~Oita

We offer 7 daily departure times each way—for a total of 14 daily—between
Yawatahama in Ehime Prefecture and Usuki in Oita Prefecture.
Enjoy a relaxing journey by sea!

  • Pet travel area available

    We offer individual-cage pet transport so your companion can travel between Yawatahama and Usuki in comfort.

  • Dine at our onboard restaurant

    If you're feeling a bit peckish, try one of the onboard snack or meal offerings!
    We also sell souvenir and gift items.

  • 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

Yawatahama (Shikoku) → Usuki (Kyushu)
101
01:15
03:40
※102
02:50
05:15
103
08:40
11:05
104
12:45
15:10
105
14:35
17:00
106
18:45
21:10
107
21:00
23:25
Usuki (Kyushu) → Yawatahama (Shikoku)
☆201
04:45
07:05
202
07:45
10:00
203
11:35
13:55
204
15:40
18:00
205
17:30
19:50
206
22:20
00:40
☆207
23:55
02:15
Passengers on vessel 102 can rest (sleep) inside the boat until 7:00 a.m.
※However, all cars must be removed from the ship upon arrival in Usuki.
Drivers can rest inside the ship until 7:00 a.m. after moving their vehicles.
・Complete ticketing and boarding-related procedures by 20 minutes prior to departure time.

Access (Boarding Locations)

  • Yawatahama Port (Ehime)

    Address:
    1586 Okishinden,Yawatahama City,
    Ehime Prefecture
    Tel.:
    81-894-29-1259
    Yawatahama Port does not have a parking lot.
    Please use the paid parking lot near the port.

    Access (Yawatahama Port)

    Yawatahama Port Access
    Approx. 25 min. walk or 5 min. by bus/taxi from JR Yawatahama Stn.
    Approx. 25 min. (about 20 km) by car from Ozu IC
    A local bus runs between Yawatahama Port and JR Yawatahama Station.
    However, this bus does not operate on weekends, national holidays or observed holidays.
    Information on bus times and fares are available on the following websites.
    Uwajima Bus timetables (external link to Uwajima Bus website)
    Iyotetsu Nanyo Bus timetables (external link to Iyotetsu website)
  • Usuki Port (Oita)

    Address:
    1257-7 Itachiya,
    Usuki City, Oita Prefecture
    Tel.:
    +81-972-64-0631
    Parking spaces at Usuki Port are limited.

    Access (Usuki Port)

    Usuki Port Access
    Approx. 10 min. walk or 3 min. by taxi from JR Usuki Stn.
    Approx. 8 min. (about 4 km) by car from Usuki IC

Fares

<One-way Fees>
Room type
Passenger Fares
(2020/1/1~3/31)
Passenger Fares
(2020/4/1~6/30)
Adult, second class
2,550 yen
2,750 yen
Child, second class
1,280 yen
1,380 yen
<Private Room Usage Fees>
Room type
max. passengers
Private Room Usage Fees
Remarks
Deluxe-class room
Max. 2 passengers
10,400 yen
Second-class fare required in addition to usage fee
First-class room
Max. 6 passengers
8,400 yen
Second-class fare required in addition to usage fee for first-class Japanese-style rooms and first-class Western-style rooms (with sofas)

Young children (not yet enrolled in elementary school) ride for free. Limited to 1 child per accompanying adult.

Important Information
  • ・Reservations may be made starting 2 months in advance on the same calendar date as the planned departure date.
  • ・Reservations may not be changed or canceled after the reserved vessel has left port.
Cancellations
  • ・A fee of ¥200 per reservation 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
They include a passenger fare for one driver.
  • < One-way Fees > (2020/1/1~2020/3/31)

    Under 3 m in length
    7,700 yen
    Under 4 m in length
    9,900 yen
    Under 5 m in length
    11,950 yen
    Under 6 m in length
    14,190 yen
  • < One-way Fees > (2020/4/1~2020/6/30)

    Under 3 m in length
    8,100 yen
    Under 4 m in length
    10,300 yen
    Under 5 m in length
    12,350 yen
    Under 6 m in length
    14,590 yen
Trucks and Buses
They include a bunker surcharge and passenger fare for one driver.
  • < One-way Fees > (2020/1/1~2020/3/31)

    Under 7 m in length
    16,780 yen
    Under 8 m in length
    19,090 yen
    Under 9 m in length
    21,180 yen
    Under 10 m in length
    23,380 yen
    Under 11 m in length
    25,580 yen
    Under 12 m in length
    27,780 yen
    Per additional 1 m
    2,180 yen
  • < One-way Fees > (2020/4/1~2020/6/30)

    Under 7 m in length
    17,580 yen
    Under 8 m in length
    19,890 yen
    Under 9 m in length
    21,980 yen
    Under 10 m in length
    24,180 yen
    Under 11 m in length
    26,380 yen
    Under 12 m in length
    28,580 yen
    Per additional 1 m
    2,180 yen

Baggage Check Fees (Motorcycles, Personal Luggage)

Fees for Bicycles and Motorcycles
  • < One-way Fees >(2020/1/1~3/31)

    Bicycles
    1,000 yen
    Mopeds (under 125 cc)
    2,200 yen
    Motorcycles (under 750 cc)
    3,200 yen
    Motorcycles (750 cc or higher)
    4,200 yen
  • < One-way Fees >(2020/4/1~6/30)

    Bicycles
    1,000 yen
    Mopeds (under 125 cc)
    2,400 yen
    Motorcycles (under 750 cc)
    3,400 yen
    Motorcycles (750 cc or higher)
    4,400 yen
Baggage Check

< One-way Fees >

baggage
420 yen
10 kg or less
840 yen
10-20kg or less
1,250 yen
20-30kg or less
1,880 yen

Our Ships

Room Types

  • Deluxe-class rooms
    (1 Available / Capacity: 2)
  • First-class Western-style rooms
    (2 Available / Capacity: 6)
  • First-class Japanese-style rooms
    (2 Available / Capacity: 6)
  • Second class
    (Capacity: 411 (2nd class total))
  • Second class (wheelchair accessible)
  • ※ The vessel pictured is Orange Shikoku.
    Orange Shikoku and Orange Kyushu make round-trip journeys.

Onboard Facilities

  • Sky Lounge
  • Snack Corner
  • Entrance
  • Reception/ Souvenirs
  • Pet Travel Area
  • Game Corner

Restaurant Menu

  • Beef sukiyaki rice bowl
    (with a side of miso soup)
    680 yen
  • Ferry champon noodles
    680 yen

Ticketing and Boarding Process

  • 1 Reservations
    We recommend making a reservation in advance before using our ferries.

    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 Yawatahama to Usuki)
    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.
    Online reservations must be made by 4 hours prior to the vessel's departure time. Please contact the reservation center by phone to make reservations or change/cancel existing reservations within 4 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 20 minutes 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.
    • ・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
    ・A staff member is present at location ①. Follow their instructions and park your vehicle in the ship-boarding parking area at location ②.
    ・Service window procedures are available starting 1 hour before departure.
    Motorcycles・Bicycles
    ・A staff member is present at location ①. Follow their instructions as you line up in your motorcycle/car in the boarding procedures area at location ③ next to the Kanko Building.
    ・Vehicles can be brought onboard starting 1 hour before departure.
  • 1 Reservations
    We recommend making a reservation in advance before using our ferries.

    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.
    Online reservations must be made by 4 hours prior to the vessel's departure time. Please contact the reservation center by phone to make reservations or change/cancel existing reservations within 4 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 20 minutes 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.
    • ・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
    ・Staff members are present at locations ① and ②. Follow their instructions and park your vehicle in the ship-boarding parking area at location ③.
    ・Service window procedures are available starting 1 hour before departure.
    (Automobiles will be loaded onto the ferry's second floor in the case of a full ship. In this case, you will be directed to proceed to location ④.)
    Motorcycles・Bicycles
    ・Staff members are present at locations ① and ②. Follow their instructions as you line up in your motorcycle/car near location ⑤.
    ・Vehicles can be brought onboard starting 1 hour before departure.

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.)