Company Profile

Company Outline

Name West Japan Rail Miyajima Ferry Corp.
Location Hiroshima Prefecture, Hatsukaichi City, Miyajimaguchi
Capitol 1.1 billion yen
Company size Approximately 25 people
Main company operations Marine transport, etc

Company History

Mar. 1903
Sanyo Railway opens for business
Dec. 1906
According to the Railway Nationalization act, JR acquired rights to National Railway
Apr. 1987
JR West returns to being publicly owned
Feb. 2009
West Japan Rail Miyajima Ferry Corporation is established
Apr. 2009
Begin operation as new company

Number of voyages

53 Round trips/ day
Miyajimagushi- Miyajima
(start 6:25AM, last 10:42PM)
Miyajima- Miyajimaguchi
(start 5:45AM, last 10:14PM)

Company Outlook

Company overview 2015

Sales 6.54 billion yen
Transport records
People 4,335 thousand
Vehicles 469 hundred

Security Report

Report written for the purpose of maintaining transport security standards (2016)

  1. (1) Basic safety approach
  2. (2) Basic safety policy
  3. (3) Important safety policies
  4. (4) Measures for maintaining safety procedures
  5. (5) Safety objectives
  6. (6) Safety management system
  1. (7) Development
  2. (8) Executive leadership
  3. (9) Safety management personnel
  4. (10) Ship inspection
  5. (11) Safety investment measures
  6. (12) Contact information

Victim aid program

Basic outline for maintaining plan

  1. (1) Basic outline for care of victims
  2. (2) Basic outline for implementation of guideline
  3. (3) Basic structure for system set up

Contact Us

West Japan Rail Miyajima Ferry Corp.

Hiroshima-ken, Hatsukaichi-shi, Miyajimaguchi 1-11-5
TEL-FAX 0829-56-20-45
General inquires from 9AM-5PM (sat. Sun. open)