Niigata
Ryotsu
Ferries to Sado Island
Open Ticket??

Open tickets are valid for up to 12 months from booking date (see ticket conditions).

Open Ticket?

Open tickets are valid for up to 12 months from booking date (see ticket conditions).

Trip Details
Outbound
Round Trip

Latest offers for Niigata - Ryotsu

Niigata Ryotsu Ferry

The Niigata Ryotsu ferry route connects Japan with Sado Island and is currently operated by 2 ferry companies. The Sado Kisen service runs up to 5 times per day with a sailing duration of around 2 hours 30 minutes while the Sado Kisen Jetfoil service runs up to 5 times per day with a duration from 1 hour 7 minutes.

So that’s a combined 10 sailings on offer per day on the Niigata Ryotsu route between Japan and Sado Island. Compare now and get the best fare at the time that you want to travel.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Japan to Sado Island page.
Why use Direct Ferries?
category
Ferries from 4412 routes and 901 ports worldwide
category
Trusted by over 2.5 million customers
category
We arrange over 1.2 million ferry crossings / year
category
We check up to 1 million prices for our customers daily

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Niigata to Ryotsu?

The typical crossing time for ferries from Niigata to Ryotsu is approximately 1h 48m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.

How much is the ferry from Niigata to Ryotsu?

The average price of a ferry from Niigata to Ryotsu is approximately 137 €. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Niigata to Ryotsu can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Niigata to Ryotsu?

There are currently 2 popular ferry operators travelling from Niigata to Ryotsu. The following operators that provide this service are
  • Sado Kisen
  • Sado Kisen Jetfoil

How can I book ferry tickets from Niigata to Ryotsu?

Ferries from Niigata to Ryotsu are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Niigata to Ryotsu?

Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Niigata to Ryotsu with
  • Sado Kisen
  • Sado Kisen Jetfoil

Can you take your car on the ferry from Niigata to Ryotsu?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Niigata to Ryotsu with the following operators
  • Sado Kisen

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Niigata to Ryotsu?

Unfortunately, pets are not permitted onboard this ferry service so please look for alternative routes which accommodate pets.

How far is Ryotsu from Niigata?

Niigata to Ryotsu is approximately 38 nautical miles distance apart.

Niigata to Ryotsu Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 2024-05-13 and 2024-05-19


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Sado Kisen 06:00 08:30 2 hours 30 minutes Everyday
Sado Kisen Jetfoil 07:55 09:02 1 hour 7 minutes Everyday
Sado Kisen 09:25 11:55 2 hours 30 minutes Everyday
Sado Kisen Jetfoil 09:40 10:47 1 hour 7 minutes Everyday
Sado Kisen Jetfoil 11:30 12:37 1 hour 7 minutes Everyday
Sado Kisen 12:35 15:05 2 hours 30 minutes Everyday
Sado Kisen Jetfoil 12:55 14:02 1 hour 7 minutes Mon, Sun
Sado Kisen Jetfoil 14:40 15:47 1 hour 7 minutes Everyday
Sado Kisen 16:05 18:35 2 hours 30 minutes Everyday
Sado Kisen Jetfoil 16:20 17:27 1 hour 7 minutes Mon, Sun
Sado Kisen Jetfoil 18:00 19:07 1 hour 7 minutes Everyday
Sado Kisen 19:30 22:00 2 hours 30 minutes Everyday
The quickest way to make & manage your booking

Download the Direct Ferries app or manage your booking online through My Account

App

Customer Service

Visit our customer service page to find useful information on travelling by ferry, our FAQs, and how to contact us for help with your booking