Hokkaido - Sachalin ferry route reopened

The Russian SASCO – Sakhalin shipping company will start a passenger ferry boat service from 25th July to 16th September of 2016 between Wakkanai (Hokkaido, Japan) and Korsakov (Island Sakhalin, Russia). The passenger ship Penguin33 starts on Monday and Thursday from Korsakov, on Tuesday and Friday from Wakkanai. Duration of sailing is about 4,5 hours. The ferry company’s official website has not been published yet. Penguin33 has a capacity of 80 passengers, there are no car or freight capacities.