There are 4 ways to get from Fukuoka to Kitakyushu by train, bus, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Fukuoka and Kitakyushu is 49 km. The road distance is 67 km.
The cheapest way to get from Fukuoka to Kitakyushu is to drive which costs ¥750 - ¥1200 and takes 50 min.
The quickest way to get from Fukuoka to Kitakyushu is to train which takes 17 min and costs ¥900 - ¥3300.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hakata and arriving at Kokura. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hakata Bus Terminal and arriving at Tokuriki Kōdanmae Eki. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 31 min.
The train from Hakata to Kokura takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.
What companies run services between Fukuoka, Japan and Kitakyushu, Japan?
Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Fukuoka to Kitakyushu every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 17 min. Japan Railways (JR) also services this route every 20 minutes. Alternatively, Nishitetsu operates a bus from Fukuoka to Kitakyushu hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min.
Train from Hakata to Kokura
- Ave. Duration
- 17 min
- Every 20 minutes
- Estimated price
- $21 - $30
- Schedules at
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