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Notice of the end of Japan Ferry Pass 21 (January 10, 2020)
The planned boarding ticket “Japan Ferry Pass 21” for foreign tourists visiting Japan will end once on March 26 (embarkation date).
Please wait for a while as we are changing the handling of JFP21 and planning a new service

Winter in japan

Larch forest on the hill of snow in Biei/Hokkaido

“Yukiduri” Snow hanging protecting branches of trees from the weight of snow during winter /Kanazawa/Ishikawa

Monkeys who enter the hot springs are the only ones in the world./Nagano

Snowy landscape of shopping area/Tokyo/Chiyoda

Visiting God event "Oga no Namahage" UNESCO intangible cultural heritage registration!/Akita

Bishamondo Chokushi-mon Gate/kyoto

"Toki no Kane" - Symbol of Kawagoe Still Telling Time in the Town of Koedo/Kawagoe/ Saitama

The first shrine visit of the year/2020 Tokyo

Hirosaki Castle/Hirosaki/Aomori


Kiyomizudera Temple/kyoto

Taisho-roman Street/Kawagoe/ Saitama

Sanzen-in Temple/Kyoto

Bishamondo Temple/kyoto

Monkeys who enter the hot springs are the only ones in the world./Nagano

Making Sapporo’s winter nights sparkle, breathtaking contrast of white snow and colorful lights.Feb.4(Mon.)-Feb.11(Mon.).2019/Sapporo/Hokkaido

Sapporo Snow Festival/Hokkaido

Making Sapporo’s winter nights sparkle, breathtaking contrast of white snow and colorful lights.Feb.4(Mon.)-Feb.11(Mon.).2019/Sapporo/Hokkaido

Japan Ferry Pass 21 Benefits
Let's go by ferry Japan's journey!

Good Value for Money

Japan Ferry Pass 21 costs only 21,000 yen and is available up to 6 times for 21 days. On the overnight ferry, you may be able to travel overnight without booking accommodation to save your money. It takes longer to travel by ferry than by airplane and train, but you can save money on your journey.


Comfort and Convenience

Ferries are faster than passenger ships to deliver luggage speedily. In order to live a comfortable life inside the ship, in-ship facilities such as rooms and restaurants are almost like a luxury hotel, also called moving sea hotel. It is. Japan Ferry Pass 21 offers a second-class cabin. You can also change the class by paying the difference.


Feel Spacious and Relax

You can enjoy and relax at the observation deck, game zone, kid’s zone, and public space.


Take a Bath and Feel Refreshed

A Japanese grand bath relieves your fatigue of the travel. A sauna and an open-air bath are also available depending on the ship.


Enjoy Events

You can participate in various events such as live performances, film screenings in the ship. For more details, please check the website of the ferry operator before boarding.


Spacious Restaurant with an Ocean View

You can enjoy your meal at a spacious restaurant while watching the sea.

●Almost all the facilities in the ferry are free.
Japanese style public bath, sauna, kid’s room, observation lounge, lounge (where you can enjoy live concerts and movies), etc.
●Other facilities
Shops (all daily items can be purchased here), cafés and bars.
↓ Want to see more of the onboard equipment? 

What is Japan Ferry Pass 21
Japan Ferry Pass 21 is available for 14 Ferry Route
up to 6 times during 21Days, only costs 21,000 Yen.
  • Japan Ferry Pass 21 allows you to board a ferry up to 6 times within 21 days.
  • Japan Ferry Pass 21 costs 21000 yen per person and offers second-class cabin. You can upgrade to a higher class with paying the difference. *Children under the age of 6 as of the purchase date are not charged.
  • Japan Ferry Pass 21 covers 14 long course ferry routes, which are operated by 8 ferry companies.
  • Japan Ferry Pass 21 is only available for non-citizens and non-residents of Japan who visit Japan as “tourists” from abroad.

    From Booking to Boarding
    STEP1 Select a Ferry Route

    Select the ferry port of departure and arrival on our map and you can find the date available below. You can make reservations at least 5 days before your departure date.

    STEP2 Registration and Booking

    ①Please register your details and book your ferries in the online form.
    ②As soon as you have completed the process, you will automatically receive a provisional booking email from Japan Ferry Pass 21 Office.
    ③After that, the ferry company you selected will send you the second email (confirmation email) with the details of boarding and purchase.

    STEP3 Purchase and Boarding

    Please show your booking number written in the email and the passport of all members at the ticket counter in the ferry port and pay 21,000 yen in cash. If you already have had the pass card, please show it along with them.。
    Attention: We only accept Japanese yen in cash and do not accept any other payment methods.

    You can see the inside of the ship with a video