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Ishigaki Island is a national park designated by the Ministry of the Environment
filled with a range of fascinating natural environments.
This majestic nature attracts many different people to Ishigaki Island to experience it,
share it with others around the world and protect it for future generations.
We aim to build an island that aspires sustainable development through the creation of new value.
Go freer, greener
to that place you dreamed of
Ishigaki Island, with its rich subtropical natural environment,
captivates people from around the world.
Ishigaki is the third largest island in Okinawa.
It is also Japan’s largest coral region,
surrounded by a huge blue coral reef that is touted as the largest in the northern hemisphere.
Wouldn’t it be wonderful to travel freely through this wonderful natural environment,
and knowing you’re helping take care of it?
GO SHARE is a service that can make this desire come true,
made possible with the gogoro Smartscooter.
Ride an electric scooter and discover new spots that are hard to reach on a bicycle around Ishigaki! Swap out used batteries at a charging station with ease, even in out-of-the way places.
Runs on electricity, not gasoline.
Experience the ultimate in green touring by using solar-generated electricity.*Solar-powered charging stations will be available in two locations and will be installed starting in April 2018.
With its sleek design, the gogoro scooter is the perfect complement to your trip.
Get the exhilarating sensation you won’t get from your normal moped as you experience speed with this electric scooter.
Book a scooter by phone or email.
※Price includes scooter rent fee, helmet rent fee, battery swap fee, and basic insurance fee.
※From 4 hours till 24 hours use, the price will be the same.
When you arrive to pick up your scooter, give your name and booking number. Our local staff will teach you how to operate and ride the scooter.
Now all you have to do is tour Ishigaki Island's numerous attractions and sights in comfort and at your leisure.
Replacing batteries at a charging station is easy.
Simply swap out two fresh batteries, automatically dispensed from the station when you insert the two used batteries from the scooter. Battery swapping is free of charge.
You can swap out the battery shortly, so never need to wait for battery charging. This is what makes Gogoro electric scooter different from conventional electric bike or scooter.
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Multiple sensors linked to your smartphone
Eco-friendly next-generation smartscooter with a swappable battery
The scooter is equipped with multiple sensors that measures battery power, speed, distance and more. We are developing an app to sync with these sensors and other functions that notify you of low battery level and let you use your smartphone as the scooter key.
Runs on 100% eco-friendly electrical power to help reduce CO₂ emissions. No need to worry about harming the environment in crowded towns or tourist areas with this clean transportation.
You may ride double on 125cc type scooter. It is prohibited in Japan to ride double on 50 cc type scooter.
If you have a driver’s license, you can use them. But if we determine that issues may arise from your rental, we reserve the right to refuse service.
Yes. You can visit us directly to hire a scooter. However, we do recommend you make a reservation, as we may not have any scooters available at the time.
Yes. Cancellation fee incurs in a manner as follows:
→Cancellation at least one hour before the commencement time of rental：0%
→ Cancellation after one hour to the commencement time of rental. ：100%
For more details see Cancellation Policy
You can if no one else has a reservation for that time.
Yes. However, if you do not have a Japanese license, you will need an International Driving Permit or a Japanese translation of your license from your country. For more details - see
About driving permit for foreign nationals No.1
About driving permit for foreign nationals No.2
The driving range is approximately 80 km, but it can vary depending on number of passengers, accelerator position degree and etc.
The helmet can be provided and the rent fee of helmet is included in basic rent fee.
The raincoat (size: 120cm) can be provided, too.
※The raincoat is in limited supply and may run out of stock.
As long as you return them within our business hours, you can use them as long as you like.
Charges are based on how many hours you use the scooter, so you will need to pay additional charges.
Yes. Additional cost is not charged regardless of number of battery swapping times.
Head to the nearest charging station to replace the batteries. If that is not possible, call us on the following number.
You can find them in 4 locations around Ishigaki Island. Check the locations on the map here.
Call the following number.
【Towing service】 0980-87-5562(+81-980-87-5562)
Call us on the following number. 【0980-87-5562(+81-980-87-5562)】
It is the scooter manufactured by Gogoro Inc. whose model is “Gogoro 2 Plus”(blue color) of 2017.
(For your reference) : Gogoro Inc.: https://www.gogoro.com/
We do not sell scooters at present.
Yes. There is additional handling charge 1,000JPY per unit. Please inform us in advance of the return out of business hours.
|Company name||e‒SHARE Ishigaki Co., Ltd.|
|Head office location||287-1 Maezato, Ishigaki-shi, Okinawa|
|business hours||9:00-18:00 (*Charging stations are open 24 hours.)|
To work to become the “ultimate sustainable eco-friendly island” and contribute to the growth and development of the local community.
We contribute to the growth and development of the local community by utilizing renewable energy, e-mobility, and information and communication technology to simultaneously achieve environmental, economic, and social value.
SAFETY POLICYSAFETY POLICY
From the president on down, all employees at e-SHARE Ishigaki Co., Ltd. work together to prevent accidents to our mobility users (“users”) and staff to ensure the safety of users and local residents.
The president and senior management are fully aware that ensuring the safety of users and local residents is the core of business management, and hence take on leading roles in preventing accidents within the company. In addition, they listen sincerely to comments regarding local safety, working to ensure all staff are aware of our safety policies, and ensure they realize that zero accidents is the most important issue.
All employees work with the awareness that if a zero accident rate is not achieved, we will no longer be able to maintain the value of our company and service brands, or the Ishigaki brand.
“The safety of mobility users and local residents takes priority over everything.”
We declare that we shall provide safe services to our users,
do our utmost to ride safely ourselves, and contribute to the local community.