There are 3 ways to get from Beppu to Aso-san by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Oita to Ikoi no Mura Hōhi Main

$55 - $85

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Bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Kenchouseimonmae to Aso Station

$30

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Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Beppu to Aso-san 67.8 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Beppu to Aso-san is to drive which costs ¥1200 - ¥1900 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beppu to Aso-san is to drive which costs ¥1200 - ¥1900 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Beppu to Aso-san. However, there are services departing from Beppu-kitahama and arriving at Asosan Nishi via Kenchouseimonmae and Aso. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 24 min.

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The distance between Beppu and Aso-san is 58 km. The road distance is 108.5 km.

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The best way to get from Beppu to Aso-san without a car is to train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs ¥6000 - ¥10000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Beppu to Aso-san, including transfers.

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Beppu to Aso-san bus services, operated by Kyushu Sanko Group, depart from Kenchouseimonmae station.

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The best way to get from Beppu to Aso-san is to train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs ¥6000 - ¥10000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥3332 and takes 5 h 24 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Beppu to Aso-san is 108 km. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Beppu to Aso-san.

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  • Distance: 36.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

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

JR Kyushu Railway Company operates a train from Beppu to Aso-san every 2 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $27 and the journey takes 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, Kyushu Sanko Group operates a bus from Beppu to Aso-san every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 and the journey takes 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
JR Kyushu Railway Company
Website
jrkyushu.co.jp
Train from Oita to Ikoi no Mura
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
jrkyushu.co.jp
Bus operators
Kyushu Sanko Group
Website
kyusanko.co.jp
Bus from Kenchouseimonmae to Aso Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
kyusanko.co.jp

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There are 77+ hotels available in Aso-san. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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