There are 3 ways to get from Fukuoka to Arita 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 23 min

  1. Ltd Exp Midori / ...

$26 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

$22 - $24

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. 53.5 miles

$9 - $13

What companies run services between Fukuoka, Japan and Arita, Saga, Japan?

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Fukuoka to Arita every 3 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min. Alternatively, Showa Bus operates a bus from Fukuoka to Arita 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
Showa Bus
Website
showa-bus.jp
Bus from Nishitetsu Tenjin Bus Terminal to Imari
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
showa-bus.sakura.ne.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fukuoka and Arita is 68 km. The road distance is 86 km.

The cheapest way to get from Fukuoka to Arita is to drive which costs ¥950 - ¥1500 and takes 1 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Fukuoka to Arita is to drive which takes 1 h 19 min and costs ¥950 - ¥1500.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hakata and arriving at Arita. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

The train from Hakata to Arita takes 1 h 23 min including transfers and departs every three hours.