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There are 4 ways to get from Bangkok to Fukuoka by plane, train, car or ferry

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Fly Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Fukuoka (FUK) BKK - FUK

¥21355 - ¥70424

Cheapest option

Fly Don Muang to Fukuoka  •  8h 47m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Fukuoka (FUK) DMK - FUK

¥16254 - ¥34418

2 alternative options

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Kita Kyushu, train  •  12h 14m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Kita Kyushu (KKJ) BKK - KKJ
  2. Take the train from Kokura to Hakata

¥35635 - ¥80424

Drive, ferry  •  2 days 20h

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Busan
  2. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka

¥90600 - ¥123756

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The COVID-19 helpline number in Fukuoka is 0120-565653.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Fukuoka is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Fukuoka is 2 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Fukuoka is to fly which costs ฿4800 - ฿11000 and takes 8h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Fukuoka is to fly which costs ฿6000 - ฿21000 and takes 7h 48m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Fukuoka is 3737 km.

It takes approximately 7h 48m to get from Bangkok to Fukuoka, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 10m.

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Fukuoka is 2h ahead of Bangkok. It is currently 12:22 PM in Bangkok and 2:22 PM in Fukuoka.

Thai Airways International, EVA Air, Jeju Air and eight other airlines offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Fukuoka Airport.

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There are 1019+ hotels available in Fukuoka. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs ฿40 - ฿55.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Fukuoka.
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  • Distance: 3737.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 48m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Fukuoka, Japan?

Thai Airways International, China Airlines and 16 other airlines fly from Bangkok to Fukuoka every 30 minutes.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥35000 - ¥80000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥31000 - ¥120000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kita Kyushu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
9h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥32000 - ¥100000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥31000 - ¥95000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kita Kyushu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
10h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥29000 - ¥90000
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥35000 - ¥80000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥32000 - ¥90000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥37000 - ¥80000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka via Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥37000 - ¥130000
Thai AirAsia X
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥17000 - ¥85000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥32000 - ¥90000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka via Incheon
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥30000 - ¥48000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka via Incheon
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥21000 - ¥70000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥35000 - ¥90000
Peach Aviation Limited
Website
flypeach.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥22000 - ¥90000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Fukuoka via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥39000 - ¥95000
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥15000 - ¥80000
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kita Kyushu via Incheon
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥43000 - ¥120000
Star Flyer
Website
starflyer.jp
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kita Kyushu via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥34000 - ¥75000
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Hakata
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥2800 - ¥4400
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥2800 - ¥3800
Reserved seat
¥3600 - ¥4400
Green seat
¥4300 - ¥6000
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Hakata
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1800 - ¥2700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥1800 - ¥2600
Reserved Seat
¥1900 - ¥2700
Green Seat
¥2500 - ¥3400
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥900 - ¥1300
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.com
Ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥16000
Schedules at
jrbeetle.com

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