Port of Kagoshima Japan

Guide to Cruise Ports and Terminals

Kagoshima Japan Cruise Port

Kagoshima is located at the southern tip of Kyushu Island in Japan.  It is home to two cruise ports.

One cruise port is located near Nagisa Park. This cruise terminal has washrooms and an information centre.

Large cruise ships dock at Marine Port Kagoshima. Taxis and shuttle buses are available at that port. One can also catch a tram to the city centre.

The Wakita Tram Station is a 10 minute walk from the terminal.

Public Transportation

Port Shuttle

Not required

Public Transit


City Tours

The hop-on hop-off bus in Kagoshima is called the Kagoshima City View Bus.

Kagoshima Japan
Kagoshima Japan

Visitor Information

Kagoshima Japan

Kagoshima is reknown for its natural beauty. There are active volcanoes, hot springs and beautiful beaches nearby. 

Top city landmarks include the following:

  • Art Museum
  • City Aquarium
  • Ibusuki Onsen (hot spring town)
  • Iso Garden
  • Sakurajima Volcano (view)
  • Sengan-en (Japanese garden)
  • Usuki Shopping Street

Map of the Kagoshima Cruise Port

View map of Kagoshima.

Japanese Currency

The currency used throughout Japan is the Yen.

Weather in Kagoshima Japan

The average temperatures by month in Kagoshima Japan are as follows:

Month Minimum Maximum Precipitation
Jan 4 13 96
Feb 5 15 159
Mar 9 18 178
April 13 22 227
May 17 26 249
June 21 27 683
July 25 32 455
Aug 26 33 308
Sept 23 30 312
Oct 18 26 110
Nov 12 20 125
Dec 6 15 119

Free Wi-Fi Service

Free Wi-Fi is available in Kagoshima Japan.

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