How to take public bus in Okinawa

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Step 1: Check the number of the bus that you wish to take (front top left) Step 2: Take a ticket from the machine This is a ticket from off base bus. The ticket number is 7. Step 3: Match …

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Is it easier to travel around okinawa in bus, taxi or car?

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The most convenient transport is rental car. Yui railway only travels in the southern part of the island and it doesnt cover a lot of spots. If you are travelling mainly in the southern area, where you only intend to …

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Traffic signs you need to know when driving in Okinawa

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No overtaking No entry for cars Slow down Highest speed No parking One way Stopping allowed Pedestrian only Bikes allowed

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How to travel to Naha City from Naha airport?

There are several ways to travel from the airport to Naha city: Arrival at Naha airport: 2 floor arrival gate Alternatives of transportation: 1) Taxi Location: Level 1 Est distance from airport to main city area: 5km The starting fee at …

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How to travel to Okinawa?

One of the best way is by airplane. There are many flights from the various parts of japan (ecept hokkaido) to okinawa via plane: North 1) Sendai- Duration: 3hrs 15mins Fee (average)-50600 yen Frequency- 1 flight per day East 2) …

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