There are 3 ways to get from Beppu to Sasebo by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Beppu Kitahama to Kousoku Kiyama
  2. Take the bus from Kiyama AP to Sasebo

$30 - $49

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Train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Beppu to Hakata Ltd Exp Sonic / ...
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Sasebo Ltd Exp Midori

$72 - $92

Drive  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Beppu to Sasebo 131.3 miles

$22 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Beppu to Sasebo. However, there are services departing from Beppu Kitahama and arriving at Sasebo via Kiyama AP. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Beppu to Sasebo. However, there are services departing from Beppu and arriving at Sasebo via Hakata. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between Beppu and Sasebo is 165 km. The road distance is 210.1 km.

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The best way to get from Beppu to Sasebo without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Beppu to Sasebo, including transfers.

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Beppu to Sasebo bus services, operated by Nishitetsu, depart from Beppu Kitahama station.

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Beppu to Sasebo train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Beppu station.

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The best way to get from Beppu to Sasebo is to bus which takes 3 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 44 min.

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Beppu to Sasebo bus services, operated by Nishitetsu, arrive at Sasebo station.

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Beppu to Sasebo train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Sasebo station.

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Map of how to get from Beppu to Sasebo.
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  • Distance: 103.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

What companies run services between Beppu, Japan and Sasebo, Japan?

You can take a bus from Beppu to Sasebo via Kousoku Kiyama and Kiyama AP in around 3 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Beppu to Sasebo via Hakata in around 4 h 44 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Beppu to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Sasebo
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Beppu Kitahama to Kousoku Kiyama
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Kiyama AP to Sasebo
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp

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Yes, the driving distance between Beppu to Sasebo is 210 km. It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to drive from Beppu to Sasebo.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Sasebo. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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