Biwako Cruise

CHIKUBUSHIMA CRUISE

Chikubushima has long been known as the island where the gods live. Even today, many visitors come to
experience the mystical energy of this island.

Nagahama Route
(Nagahama Port ←→ Chikubushima Port — round trip)

Fares (round trip)

  • Adult ¥3,200
  • Students ¥2,600 *2
  • Children ¥1,600 *3

  • The rate includes 10% consumption tax.

Contact & reservation

Nagahama Office  TEL.0749-62-3390  FAX.0749-65-0735

Chikubushima Port map

Usual season Cruise

Operating daily: April 1st–July 15th, 2022
Operating weekdays: July 16th–December 4th, 2022
Operating daily: December 31st- January 3rd; March 5th–March 31st, 2023

Cruise Dep.
Nagahama Port
Arr.
Chikubushima
Sightseeing
stop
Dep.
Chikubushima
Arr.
Nagahama Port
9:00 9:30 75min. 10:45 11:15
10:10 10:40 85min. 12:05 12:35
11:30 12:00 85min. 13:25 13:55
12:50 13:20 80min. 14:40 15:10
14:05 14:35 80min. 15:55 16:25

Busy season Cruise

Operating daily: April 29th–May 8th, 2022
Operating on Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays only: July 16th–December 4th, 2022
Operating daily: August 11th–August 15th, 2022

Cruise Dep.
Nagahama Port
Arr.
Chikubushima
Sightseeing
stop
Dep.
Chikubushima
Arr.
Nagahama Port
9:00 9:30 75min. 10:45 11:15
9:30 10:00 85min. 11:25 11:55
10:10 10:40 85min. 12:05 12:35
10:50 11:20 85min. 12:45

13:15

11:30 12:00 85min. 13:25 13:55
12:10 12:40 80min. 14:00 14:30
12:50 13:20 80min. 14:40 15:10
14:05 14:35 80min. 15:55 16:25

Extra Cruise

Operating daily: April 29th–May 8th, 2022
August 11th–August 15th; September 17th–September 19th, September 23rd -September 25th 2022

Cruise Dep.
Nagahama Port
Arr.
Chikubushima
Sightseeing
stop
Dep.
Chikubushima
Arr.
Nagahama Port
Extra cruise 13:25 13:55 80min. 15:15 15:45
Extra cruise 15:20 15:50 75min. 17:05 17:35

Winter Cruise

Operating daily: December 5th–December 30th, 2022; January 4th–March 3rd, 2023

Cruise Dep.
Nagahama Port
Arr.
Chikubushima
Sightseeing
stop
Dep.
Chikubushima
Arr.
Nagahama Port
10:10 10:40 85min. 12:05 12:35
12:50 13:20 80min. 14:40 15:10
  • *1Groups of 15 or more receive a 10% group discount.
  • *2Please show proof of your status as a student (for junior high / high school / university students).
  • *3For children 5 and under, 1 free fare is included with each adult fare (if accompanying 2 children 5 and under, 1 child fare is required). However, this system does not apply for groups of 15 or more.
  • ※ If visiting after arriving on Chikubu Island, 600 JPY for adults and 300 JPY for children is required.
Access for Nagahama Port
Biwako Kisen
Biwako Kisen Co., Ltd
5-1-1 Hamaotsu, Otsu City, Shiga Prefecture, Japan 520-0047 [Reservations Center] TEL +81-77-524-5000
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