Kume-jima Island Transportation

Getting to and from Kumejima Island has been made easier in the last few years with more ferry services being added from Okinawa Tomari port and daily flights from Tokyo’s Haneda Airport (HND) and Naha Airport (OKA) to Kumejima Airport (UEO). Getting around Kumejima Island is not difficult and there are a few car rental agents to help you on your way.

 

Getting to / from Kumejima Island by Air


The only airline that flys to Kumejima Airport (UEO) is JTA a subsidarry of one of Japan’s major airline JAL

Naha Airport (OKA) <-> Kumejima Airport (UEO) – 25 min. 4-7 flights a day

Haneda Airport, Tokyo (HND) <-> Kumejima Airport (UEO) - 2 hour 30 min. 1 flight a day *during Jul-Sep

 

 

Getting to / from Kumejima Island by Ferry


There are three main companies that serve Kumejima Island; Kume Syousen, New Kumeshima, and Ferry Naha

Okinawa Tomari Port (Naha) <-> Kumejima Kanegusuku Port - 4 hours 2 ferries per day

 

Adult Fare

Tomari Port (Naha) --- Kumejima Is o/w3,000yen r/t 5,700yen
Tomari Port (Naha) --- Tonaki Is. o/w 2,380yen r/t 4,520yen
Tonaki Is. --- Kumejima Is. o/w 1,000yen r/t 1,900yen

 

Child Fare (6-11yrs old. Children under 5yrs old Free)

Tomari Port (Naha) --- Kumejima Is. o/w1,500yen r/t 3,000yen
Tomari Port (Naha) --- Tonaki Is. o/w 1,190yen r/t 2,380yen
Tonaki Is. --- Kumejima Is. o/w 500yen r/t 1,000yen

 

 

Getting Around Kumejima Island


Taxi

Kyoei Taxi
098-985-2634 or 098-985-8344

Kumejima Sougou Taxi
098-985-2095 or 098-985-2251

Rent a Car

Nippon Rent a Car Kumejima Branch
098-985-3724 or contact Jumbo Tours

Japaren (Japan Rent a Car) Kumejima branch
098-985-5151 or contact Jumbo Tours

OTS Rent a Car Kumejima Branch
0120-34-3732

Lucky Gate Mortor Bike Rental
098-985-8195

South Okinawa Tours

 JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Shuri-jo Castle Park World Heritage Bus Tou
Visit Shuri-jo Castle and Okinawa World, where you can experience Okinawa's history, culture, and nature.Audio device in English, Chinese & Korean. Lunch included
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Dinner Cruise
See the historic sites of Southern Okinawa. Tours are facilitated by a portable audio device in English, Chinese & Korean. Lunch included
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Kerama Islands Morning Half Day Introductory Diving Tour (from Naha)
Qualified English speaking diving instructors will take you under the beautiful and clear blue ocean. The perfect chance for beginners or people with no diving license not to miss Okinawa’s colorful coral reefs
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Walking Tour (Half Day:3 persons)
Visit Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum, Shurijo Castle, Tsuboya Yachimun Street, Heiwa Shopping Street and Makishi Public by public transportation with English speaking guide.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Walking Tour (Half Day:4 persons)
Visit Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum, Shurijo Castle, Tsuboya Yachimun Street, Heiwa Shopping Street and Makishi Public by public transportation with English speaking guide.
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North Okinawa Tours

 JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Northern Okinawa Tour
On this tour visit many of the North Okinawa’s famous sites like Churaumi Aquarium ( the world's third largest aquarium), Ryukyu Mura where you can experience living history, and many more exciting places. Lunch included.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Nakijin-jo Castle World Heritage Bus Tour
On this tour visit many of the North Okinawa’s famous sites like Cape Manza, Churaumi Aquarium ( the world's third largest aquarium), Nakijin-jo Castle, Nago Pineapple Park. Lunch included.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Marine Walk from Nago (Departs at 9:00 am)
Enjoy walking underwater through Okinawa's clear ocean by simply putting on a special helmet which draws air from the surface, you can breathe normally even while underwater and explore Okinawa's beautiful coral reefs.
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JTB Okinawa Japan TOurs Okinawa Jet Skiing, Banana Boat &amp; Super Mable Tour
Enjoy all 3 of these thrilling marine sports out on the open water. 
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Kerama Islands Hotels & Accommodations

Location Rating Hotel Name
Kumejima 4 1/2 star hotel Cypress Resort

 

Miyako Islands Hotels & Resorts

 Location  Rating  Hotel Name
 Miyako Is. 4 star hotel Hotel Atoll Emerald Miyakojima
 Miyako Is. 4 star hotel Miyakojima Tokyu Resort 
 Miyako Is. 4 star hotel Hotel Breeze Bay Marina 
 Miyako Is. 5 star hotel Shigira Bayside Suite ALLAMANDA