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There are 4 ways to get from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Hōfu by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Hakata to Shin-Yamaguchi Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Shin-Yamaguchi to Hofu Jr Sanyo

$38 - $61

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Hōfu-eki

$32 - $33

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Fukuoka Airport Domestic Terminal to Kokura
  2. Take the train from Kokura to Shin-Yamaguchi Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$39 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Hōfu 100.9 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Hōfu is to drive which costs ¥1900 - ¥2800 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Hōfu is to train which costs ¥4300 - ¥7000 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Fukuoka Airport (FUK) and Hōfu is 115 km. The road distance is 161.4 km.

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The best way to get from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Hōfu without a car is to train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs ¥4300 - ¥7000.

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It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Hōfu, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Hōfu is to train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs ¥4300 - ¥7000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥3600 - ¥3700 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Hōfu is 161 km. It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to drive from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Hōfu.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Hōfu. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Hōfu.
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  • Distance: 71.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

What companies run services between Fukuoka Airport (FUK), Japan and Hōfu, Japan?

You can take a train from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Hōfu via 博多2番ホーム, Hakata, and Shin-Yamaguchi in around 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, Bocho Kotsu operates a bus from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Hōfu 5 times a day. Tickets cost $31 and the journey takes 3 h 7 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Shin-Yamaguchi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $50
Reserved seat
$40 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
Train from Kokura to Shin-Yamaguchi
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$26 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$40 - $55
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Yamaguchi to Hofu
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Fukuoka Airport Domestic Terminal to Kokura
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Bocho Kotsu
Phone
0834-22-7801
Website
bochobus.co.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Hōfu-eki
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
bochobus.co.jp

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