There are 4 ways to get from Fukuoka to Beppu 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 53 min

  1. Ltd Exp Sonic

$40 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 58 min

$23 - $30

2 alternative options

Train via Kokura  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Shinkansen Kodama / ...
  2. Ltd Exp Sonic / ...

$51 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. 91.7 miles

$15 - $23

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

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Fukuoka to Beppu hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 53 min. Alternatively, Nishitetsu operates a bus from Fukuoka to Beppu hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Fukuoka Airport International Terminal to Beppu Kitahama
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fukuoka and Beppu is 106 km. The road distance is 147 km.

The cheapest way to get from Fukuoka to Beppu is to drive which costs ¥1600 - ¥2500 and takes 1 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Fukuoka to Beppu is to drive which takes 1 h 49 min and costs ¥1600 - ¥2500.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hakata and arriving at Beppu. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fukuoka Airport International Terminal and arriving at Beppu Kitahama. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

The train from Hakata to Beppu takes 1 h 53 min including transfers and departs hourly.