【Okinawa Travel Info】Tourist information for Okinawa,Japan

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Okinawa's traffic

By air

The most convenient way to get to other islands from mainland Okinawa would be by air as airplanes operate everyday and takes only a short time.

Naha airport

Naha airport Naha airport

Inside the Naha airport Inside the Naha airport

Naha airport – Miyako-jima About 45 minutes
Naha airport – Ishigaki-jima About 60 minutes
Naha airport – Ie-jima About 30 minutes
Naha airport – Kume-jima About 30 minutes
Naha airport – Yonaguni-jima About 80 minutes
Naha airport – Miyako – Tarama-jima About 65 minutes
Naha airport – Kita-daitou-jima About 80 minutes
Naha airport – Minami-daitou-jima About 80 minutes
Naha airport – Aguni-jima About 30 minutes

By ship

Boats and ferries are the main transportations between other islands and mainland okinawa. It is recommended for those who may like to hop on islands.
Please take into account schedule for boats and ferries are subject to change due to weather condition.

mainland Okinawa

Tomari port (Tomarin) Tomari port (Tomarin)

Tomari port Tomari port

Nakijin-son (Unten port) – Izena-jima (Nakada port) About 55 minutes
Nakijin-son (Unten port) – Izena-jima (Maedomari port) About 80 minutes
Motobu-cho (Toguchi port) – Minna-jima (Minna port) About 15 minutes
Motobu-cho (Motobu port) – Ie-jima (Ie port) About 30 minutes
Uruma-shi (Heshikiya port) – Tuken-jima (Tuken port) Fast Ferry about 15 minutes
Ferry about 30 minutes
Naha-shi (Tomari port) – Tokashi-jima (Tokashiki port) Fast ferry about 35 minutes
Ferry about 70 minutes
Naha-shi (Tomari port) – Zamami-jima (Zamami port) Fast ferry about 50 – 70 minutes
Ferry about 90 minutes – 2 hours
Naha-shi (Tomari port) – Aka-jima (Aka port) Fast ferry about 50 minutes
Ferry about 90 minutes
Naha-shi (Tomari port) – Aguni-jima (Aguni port) About 2 hours
Naha-shi (Tomari port) – Kume-jima (Kanegusuku port) About 3 – 4 hours
Naha-shi (Tomari port) – Tonaki-jima (Tonaki port) About 3 – 4 hours
Naha-shi (Tomari port) – Kita, Minami-daitou-jima (Nishi port) About 15 hours
Kita-daitou-jima – Minami-daitou-jima About 1 hour
Nanjo-shi (Azama port) – Kudaka-jima (Tokujin port) Fast Ferry about 15 minutes
Ferry About 25 minutes

Miyako area

Hirara harbour Hirara harbour

Hirara port Hirara port

Miyako-jima (Hirara port) – Irabu-jima (Sarahama port) Fast Ferry about 15 minutes
Ferry about 25 minutes
Miyako-jima (Hirara port) – Tarama-jima (Tarama port) Ferry about 2 hours
Miyako-jima (Shimajiri port) – Ogami-jima (Ogami port) Fast Ferry about 15 minutes

Yaeyama area

Ishigaki harbour Ishigaki harbour

Ishigaki port Ishigaki port

Ishigaki-jima (Ishigaki port) – Taketomi-jima (Taketomi-Higashi port) Fast ferry about 10 minutes
Ishigaki-jima (Ishigaki port) – Kohama-jima(Kohama port) Fast ferry about 25 minutes
Ishigaki-jima (Ishigaki port) – Kuroshima (Kuroshima port) Fast Ferry about 30 minutes
Ishigaki-jima (Ishigaki port) – Iriomote-jima (Ohara port) Fast ferry about 35 minutes
Ishigaki-jima (Ishigaki port) – Iriomote-jima (Uehara port) Fast ferry about 40 minutes
Ishigaki-jima (Ishigaki port) – Hatoma-jima (Hatoma port) Fast ferry about 40 minutes
Ishigaki-jima (Ishigaki port) – Hateruma-jima (Hateruma port) Fast ferry about 1 hour
Ferry about 2 hours and 20 minutes
Ishigaki-jima (Ishigaki port) – Yonaguni-jima (Kubura port) Ferry about 4 hours and 30 minutes