AnneMarie and Andrew

Annemarie and Andrew – Trekking Asia

Ferry from Qingdao


Posted on Jul 2, 2014

Buying Tickets If you want to take the ferry to Japan from Qingdao you can buy the tickets a few days in advance from the ticket office which is near the International Finance Centre. That is about 5 miles (8km) from the port itself and the railway station, plus they add a bit extra to the prices. The ferry for South Korea has a ticket office next to the passenger terminal. We booked our ticket at the passenger port on the day of...

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Qingdao, China to Shimonoseki, Japan

Qingdao, China to Shimonoseki, Japan


Posted on Jun 30, 2014

We had picked a hotel in Qingdao which was ideally situated between the train station and the passenger port. This is a little bit away from the tourist area and the nice, German parts of Qingdao but only 15 minute walk from the train with our bags and only a 15 minute walk to the port. The hotel was OK, a little tired looking but clean and comfortable. We arrived mid afternoon on a Sunday and the ferry ticket office was closed. So we...

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