Book a Otaru Ferry

Otaru ferry port in Hokkaido is served by a number of ferry routes with crossings to Niigata & Maizuru available. With a selection of up to 14 Sailings Weekly, the port of Otaru connects Hokkaido with Japan.

Sailing durations range from 16 hours 15 minutes on the Niigata service to 21 hours 45 minutes on the Maizuru 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 Otaru fare search.


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Otaru Ferry Services

  • Shin Nihonkai Ferry
    • 7 Sailings Weekly 16 hr 15 min
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  • Shin Nihonkai Ferry
    • 7 Sailings Weekly 21 hr 45 min
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How To Get To Otaru Ferry Port

  • Otaru Ferry Port Address

    7 Chikko, Otaru, Hokkaido 047-0008, Japan

  • Otaru Accommodation

    If you need to spend a night at or near Otaru ferry port before or after your trip or if you are looking for accommodation for your entire stay, please visit our Otaru Accommodation page for the best accommodation prices and one of the largest selections available online!