There are 4 ways to get from Fukuoka to Aso-san by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Hakata to Kumamoto Shinkansen Tsubame / ...
  2. Take the train from Kumamoto to Aso Hōhi Main

$84 - $117

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Bus, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Musashigaoka
  2. Take the train from Musashizuka to Aso Hōhi Main

$25 - $35

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Mashiki IC
  2. Take the bus from Kumamoto Airport to Aso Station

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Fukuoka to Aso-san 90.9 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fukuoka to Aso-san. However, there are services departing from Hakata Bus Terminal and arriving at Asosan Nishi via Masuki Intaaro, Kumamoto Airport and Aso. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Fukuoka and Aso-san is 101 km. The road distance is 145.5 km.

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The best way to get from Fukuoka to Aso-san without a car is to train which takes 3 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Fukuoka to Aso-san, including transfers.

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Fukuoka to Aso-san bus services, operated by Nishitetsu, depart from Hakata Bus Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Fukuoka to Aso-san is to train which takes 3 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 28 min.

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Fukuoka to Aso-san bus services, operated by Kyushu Sanko Group, arrive at Aso Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fukuoka to Aso-san is 146 km. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from Fukuoka to Aso-san.

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There are 79+ hotels available in Aso-san. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fukuoka to Aso-san.
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  • Distance: 63.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

What companies run services between Fukuoka, Japan and Aso-san, Japan?

You can take a train from Fukuoka to Aso-san via Kumamoto and Aso in around 3 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fukuoka to Aso-san via Mashiki IC, Masuki Intaaro, Aso Kumamoto Airport, Kumamoto Airport, Aso Station, and Aso in around 5 h 28 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$30 - $45
Reserved seat
$35 - $50
Green seat
$45 - $65
JR Kyushu Railway Company
Website
jrkyushu.co.jp
Train from Kumamoto to Aso
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
jrkyushu.co.jp
Train from Musashizuka to Aso
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
jrkyushu.co.jp
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Musashigaoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Mashiki IC
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Kyushu Sanko Group
Website
kyusanko.co.jp
Bus from Kumamoto Airport to Aso Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
kyusanko.co.jp

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