GETTING TO SADO ISLAND
There are two ferry routes between the mainland and Sado Island: Niigata–Ryotsu and Naoetsu–Ogi.The main events at EC are held in and around Ogi in southern Sado Island.
From Tokyo, you can travel by bullet train to Joetsu Myoko Stn., take a bus or taxi to Naoetsu Port, and then travel by high-speed ferry to Ogi.
Alternatively, you can travel by bullet train from Tokyo to Niigata, take a bus or taxi to Niigata Port, and take a car ferry or jet foil to Ryotsu, which is one hour by car from Ogi.
- Regular Final Daily Service Timetable
Depart Ryotsu Port 19:30 -> Arrive Niigata Port 22:00 (car ferry/2h 30m)
Depart Ogi Port 16:30 -> Arrive Naoetsu Port 18:10 (high-speed car ferry/1 h 40m)