Niijima: Getting Around

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The most popular way of getting around is through bicycle as the island is fairly small. Other option also includes car, motor bike/scooter, taxi and bus. Walking is also possible for people who long for more exercise.



Car Rental

Standard size car rental usually cost around ¥13,000 per day while light car rental costs ¥7,000 – ¥8,000 per day.

Bike/Scooter Rental

Usually costs around ¥3,500 for 3 hours.

Bicycle Rental

Costs ¥1,000 – ¥1,500 per day



A “Friendship Bus” is a free tour bus that runs around the island and makes visiting the different attractions convenient. Check the link (Japanese only) for bus route.



In addition to vehicle rental and bus, taxis are also available in the island with estimated cost of approximately ¥650 – ¥900 per kilometer depending on the company.

Company Name Telephone Number
Niijima Transport 04992-5-0318
Oki Taxi 04992-5-0517
Yokota Taxi 04992-5-0375
Niijima Taxi 04992-5-0346
Mori Taxi 04992-5-0577