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 ¥3,130
  • Students ¥2,500 *2
  • Children ¥1,570 *3

  • The rate includes 10% consumption tax.

Contact & reservation

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

Chikubushima Port map

Weekday

Operating daily April 1st-24th, 2020, Operating Weekdays April 25th–December 6th, 2020.
Operating daily January 1st-3rd, March 7th-31st, 2021

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

Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays

Operating daily on Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays April 25th–December 6th, 2020.
Operating daily April 29th–May 6th, August 8th-16th, 2020.

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
13:25 13:55 80min. 15:15 15:45
14:05 14:35 80min. 15:55 16:25

Extra Cruise

Extra Cruise Operating daily April 29th-May 6th, August 8th-16th, 2020

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

Winter schedule for the Nagahama Route

Operating daily December 7th-25th, 2020, January 4th-March 5th, 2021

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

New Year's Holiday Cruise

Operating daily December 26th-31st, 2020

Cruise Dep.
Nagahama Port
Arr.
Chikubushima
Sightseeing
stop
Dep.
Chikubushima
Arr.
Nagahama Port
9:00 9:30 75min. 10:45 11:15
11:30 12:00 85min. 13:25 13:55
14:05 14:35 80min. 15:55 16:25
  • *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, 500 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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