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1. Posted by kevo1 (Budding Member 28 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

Hi guys,

Flying to Tokyo April 6th and making my way down to Osaka to get the ferry to China. The only problem is, the date I need to get to China is the date that the ferry is out of service due to maintenance!

I have read that there is another ferry that goes from Kobe to Beijing that is sailing the time I need to leave! Has anyone used this before and is it ok? The website that I was looking at is pretty much set up for Japanese more than western so its a bit vague!

Also has anyone got a train from Tokyo to Osaka recently and how long does it take for the cheapest price?

Thanks in advance!

2. Posted by Swept Away (Travel Guru 1116 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

My British friend went to Kobe from Tianjin, a city very close to Beijing.

3. Posted by Utrecht (Moderator 5642 posts) 8y Star this if you like it!

Might check International Ferries article for more info.