Shanghai - Japan Cruise

'New Jianzhen' Ship       'Suzhou' Ship

Like 'New Jianzhen' Ship, 'Suzhou' Ship is another wonderful ship plying between Shanghai and Japan. For years of operation, Suzhou Ship has been praised by a great number of passengers for its perfect services and comfortable environment.

Sailing Schedule

Route Embarkation Procedure Departure Time Arrival Time Sailing Time
Shanghai - Osaka 08:30-10:30 11:00 on Tuesday 09:00 on Thursday 46 Hours
Osaka - Shanghai 08:30-10:30 12:00 on Friday about 12:00 on Sunday about 48 Hours
1. Bathing room, game room, reading room, coffee room, bar and ping-pong room are available on the ship.
2. The schedule is subject to change. Please check with local port for more details.

Ticket Price

(Including breakfast)
Class Single Trip Round Trip
VIP CNY 6,500 CNY 9,750
Special Room A CNY 2,600 CNY 3,900
Special Room B CNY 2,400 CNY 3,600
Special Room C CNY 2,500 CNY 3,750
First-class CNY 1,600 CNY 2,400
Second-class A CNY 1,500 CNY 2,250
Second-class B CNY 1,300 CNY 1,950
1. A group containing 10 to 49 persons, or student and the disabled can get 10%'s discount. 50-99 person's group can have 15%'s discount and above 100 persons 20%'s discount. 
2. An adult booking a full price ticket can take a child for free. If there are many children, those younger than six are free of charge and between six to twelve years old can get half price.
3. Refund the ticket: 90%'s price is refunded if you cancel seven days before departure; 80% is refunded if one cancels 48 hours before departure; 70% is refunded if one cancels 24 hrs before departure. No refund is allowed if one cancels less than 24 hrs before departure.
4. Passengers should arrive in the boarding place two hours in advance. Stop check-in 30 minutes before the time of departure.

Ticket-selling Office

Shanghai International Ferry Co., Ltd
Address: 15/F, Seat D-G, Jin'an Mansion, No. 908 Dong Daming Road
Tel: 021-65375111; Fax: 65379111

Boarding Place

International Passenger Transport Center of Shanghai Gaoyang
Address: No. 800 Dong Daming Road (Intersection of Gaoyang)
Tel: 021-65952299
Bus: 37, 868, 921, 22 at Lüshun Road Station

Osaka Port International Ferry Terminal
Address: 20-52 Nanko Kital-chome, Suminoe-Ku, Osaka
Transportation: Take Osaka subway to Cosmo Square Station and then the free shuttle bus every 15 minutes from the subway station to the ferry terminal. No more than 5 minutes by taxi.


Passengers can take two pieces of baggage within 30kg free of charge. In addition, another two baggage within 30kg. and 0.26 cubic yards can be checked for free.


Shanghai: pay for the port charge - CIQ declaration - custom - baggage check-in -  exit formalities - embarkation
Osaka: Check-in - baggage check-in - exit check - embarkation


Passengers of 65 to 85 years old must show a health certificate while taking the ship. Those who are very ill or infected by serious diseases will not be allowed to board.

Note: We are sorry that booking service for this cruise is not available at present.

 Further Reading:
 Shanghai Cruise
 Shanghai Transportation

- Last modified on Dec. 17, 2018 -
Questions & Answers on Shanghai - Japan Cruise by \Suzhou\ Ship
Asked by Marion from FRANCE | Dec. 17, 2018 02:40Reply
Hello, we would like to take the "Suzhou" Ship between Shanghai and Osaka.
Do you know timetable exactly? Do you know where we can book? We would like to book for the Tuesday 5th February 2019.
Thank you,
Answers (1)
Answered by Daniel from CANADA | Dec. 17, 2018 17:23

Hi, you can know more specific information in its official English website, which has been put on the question below.
Asked by Mr.haas adrian from SWITZERLAND | Apr. 05, 2010 22:33Reply
dear mr and mrs!im really interested to do that!how i can do a reservation?would like to go on the 14th may 2010!i get the china visa so it shouldnt be a trouble!thanks for information!
Answers (1)
Answered by Mr.Leo | Apr. 07, 2010 01:43

Well, you can refer to this site:
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