There are 6 ways to get from Busan to Kitakyushu by ferry, train, taxi, car ferry or plane

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Ferry, train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Kokura Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$166 - $186

Cheapest option

Ferry  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Busan to Shimonoseki

$82 - $114

4 alternative options

Ferry, taxi  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  2. Take a taxi from Fukuoka to Kitakyushu

$284 - $324

Car ferry  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Busan Int'l port to Shimonoseki

$89 - $231

Fly to Fukuoka, train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Busan (PUS) to Fukuoka (FUK) PUS - FUK
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Kokura

$101 - $383

Fly to Kita Kyushu  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Busan (PUS) to Kita Kyushu (KKJ) PUS - KKJ

$198 - $608

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The cheapest way to get from Busan to Kitakyushu is to ferry which costs ₩90,000 - ₩130,000 and takes 12 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Busan to Kitakyushu is to fly and train which costs ₩110,000 - ₩430,000 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Busan and Kitakyushu is 217 km.

The best way to get from Busan to Kitakyushu without a car is to ferry and train which takes 3 h 34 min and costs ₩180,000 - ₩210,000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Busan to Kitakyushu, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Busan Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Jeju Air, Korean Air and Air Busan offer flights from Busan Airport to Fukuoka Airport.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Kitakyushu. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Busan to Busan Airport is to subway which takes 2 min and costs ₩1,300 - ₩1,500.

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Map of how to get from Busan to Kitakyushu.
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  • Distance: 135.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Busan, South Korea and Kitakyushu, Japan?

Jin Air and Korea Express Air fly from Busan to Kitakyushu once daily.

Airlines
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Busan to Kita Kyushu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Korea Express Air
Website
keair.co.kr
Flights from Busan to Kita Kyushu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Busan to Kita Kyushu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Train operators
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$124
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
Pukwan ferry
Website
pukwan.co.kr
Car ferry from Busan Int'l port to Shimonoseki
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Schedules at
pukwan.co.kr
Suite
$225
Deluxe
$157
1 class
$112
2 class
$86
Kampu Ferry
Phone
083-224-3000
Website
kampuferry.co.jp
Ferry from Busan to Shimonoseki
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
kampuferry.co.jp
Second Class
$80
Ferst Class
$111
Deluxe
$160
Suite
$248
Other operators
Taxi from Fukuoka to Kitakyushu
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Fukuoka Kotsu
Phone
+81 92-643-7622
Website
fukuoka-kotsu.co.jp
Panda taxi
Phone
+81 92-716-2170
Website
pandataxi.com

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