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Ariake Ferry

Unzen 859-1311, Nagasaki Prefecture
+81 97-578-2105
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nice ferry ride - bit expensive

we went with Kumamoto ferry from Kumamoto to Shimabara. One way for the car is about 3700 Yen. An... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2017
StefanS71
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Munich, Germany
Good way to Kumamoto

Traveled to Kumamoto using this ferry. There is a lot of sceneries to enjoy during the trip. Can... read more

Reviewed December 27, 2016
alanyeo76
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Singapore
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  • Average23%
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Sep 8, 2017
“nice ferry ride - bit expensive”
Dec 27, 2016
“Good way to Kumamoto ”
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Unzen 859-1311, Nagasaki Prefecture
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

we went with Kumamoto ferry from Kumamoto to Shimabara. One way for the car is about 3700 Yen. An additional adult 1900 Yen (round trip). So for a family it's quite expensive, but saves driving time as ferry is a bit less than 1h. Service...More

Thank StefanS71
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Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Traveled to Kumamoto using this ferry. There is a lot of sceneries to enjoy during the trip. Can buy bread to feed the seagulls along the way. The sea gulls will just simply hover over the ferry and once they see the bread, they will...More

Thank alanyeo76
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Reviewed April 6, 2016

This is one way to get from Shimabara to Kumamoto (or the other way around), if you dont want to take the train all the way around or drive. The ferry takes around 45 Minutes. You will get some amazing views over Mt. Unzen in...More

1  Thank Morten G
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Reviewed February 24, 2016

Ariake Ferry is the most convenience way for self-drive travellers travel from Shimabara to Kumamoto. It's advisable to book in advance during peak seasons, but in low season, it's ok to just go to the ferry terminal to buy the tickets. The ferry is able...More

1  Thank YuenYW
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Reviewed December 18, 2015

This is one of alternative from Shimabara to Kumamoto, by car it will takes 3-4 hrs. Due to the weather with nice so we can take ferry from Shimabara Port to Kumamoto port it takes 45mins on Ferry the most funny thing is you can...More

9  Thank CoCo1124
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