There are 5 ways to get from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Kumamoto by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Hakata to Kumamoto Shinkansen Sakura / ...

$31 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Fukuoka Airport International Terminal to Tōrichosuji

$19 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus via Chikushino  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Chikushino-shi to Kumamoto Kotsu Center

$27 - $35

Bus via Hakata Bus Terminal  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Kumamoto Kotsu Center

$20 - $28

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Kumamoto 65.4 miles

$11 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Kumamoto is to drive which costs ¥1200 - ¥1800 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Kumamoto is to train which costs ¥3400 - ¥6000 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Fukuoka Airport (FUK) and Kumamoto is 91 km. The road distance is 104.6 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Kumamoto, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fukuoka Airport International Terminal and arriving at Tōrichosuji. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Kumamoto hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, Nishitetsu operates a bus from Fukuoka Airport (FUK) to Kumamoto hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 1 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$30 - $45
Reserved seat
$35 - $50
Green seat
$45 - $65
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Fukuoka Airport International Terminal to Tōrichosuji
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Chikushino-shi to Kumamoto Kotsu Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Kumamoto Kotsu Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp

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