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Had a round trip with Toppy & Rocket for Yakushima.
It's really fast and very stable.
All passengers should be seated while running. Nothing like taking wind outside is happening.
Prices aren't cheap. But, it's worthy.
I was planning on taking the regular ferry but it was cancelled that day and I didn’t want to mess up my travel plan so I purchased the jetfoil ticket. It costs more but I got to Yakushima from Kagoshima in less time. I got...More
The jetfoil is the way to go if you are going the surface route to Tanegashima or Yakushima. The time is half that of the regular ferry, and the seating is more like an airline.
Be Warned! If the seas are high, then they will...More
We took the jetfoil one way from Kagoshima to Yakushima.
The terminal is relatively easy to find as it's shown on the road signs when you're near the port in Kagoshima. You can buy tickets from the terminal on the day (for the same price...More