There are 4 ways to get from Fukuoka to Busan by ferry, car ferry, plane or train

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Ferry  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan

$125

Cheapest option

Fly from Fukuoka  •  2 h

  1. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Gimhae (PUS) FUK - PUS

$77 - $344

2 alternative options

Car ferry  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Fukuoka, Hakata to Busan

$107

Train to Kita Kyushu, fly  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Hakata to Kokura
  2. Fly from Kita Kyushu (KKJ) to Gimhae (PUS) KKJ - PUS

$208 - $622

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Fukuoka and arriving at Busan. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Fukuoka and Busan is 210 km.

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The best way to get from Fukuoka to Busan without a car is to ferry which takes 3 h 5 min and costs .

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The ferry from Fukuoka to Busan takes 3 h 5 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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The quickest flight from Fukuoka Airport to Gimhae Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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There are 589+ hotels available in Busan. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fukuoka to Fukuoka Airport is to subway which takes 5 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Fukuoka to Busan.
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  • Distance: 131.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

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

Air Busan, Jeju Air and Korean Air fly from Fukuoka to Busan every 3 hours.

Airlines
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Fukuoka to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Korea Express Air
Website
keair.co.kr
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Gimhae
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $240
Train operators
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 Hakata to Kokura
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
Miraejet Kobee
Website
kobee.co.kr
Ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
kobee.co.kr
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