Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferries


Routes: 4

Shortest Crossing: Hakodate - Oma 1 hr 30 min

Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferries


Aomori to Hakodate / Hakodate to Aomori
8 crossings daily
3 hr 40 min
Hakodate to Oma / Oma to Hakodate
2 crossings daily
1 hr 30 min

Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferries – is a Japanese company that was founded in February 1972. The private carrier operates the crossing between Hokkaido and Konshu, providing passengers with safety and high-quality service.

Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferries
Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferries
Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferries

Benefits of Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferries

On their voyage, passengers can relax in well-appointed cabins that are comparable to first-class hotels, and enjoy stunning views of the picturesque Tsugaru Strait. Large play areas are provided for children.

The Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferries fleet consists of modern, safe vessels, including The Venus, the Blue Dolphin and the Virgo. Each of the ferries can accommodate 600 people.

Destination points

The Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferries ferries run on two routes:

  • Hakodate – Oma;
  • Aomori – Hakodate.

The flights are daily, and you can book your ferry ticket online without wasting time visiting the ticket office.</nbsp;


You can travel with your pets as long as you have the appropriate permits. For a fee of around one thousand yen, it is possible to leave your dog in a specially equipped room or on the deck. It is also possible to carry bicycles on the ferries of Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferries. The fee is in the order of one hundred yen per hour of travel.

Purchasing your ferry ticket is easiest online, selecting your cabin class and checking the availability of transport if necessary.