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There are 5 ways to get from Fukuoka to Nobeoka by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Nobeoka Station

¥3500 - ¥5500

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Train  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the train from Yoshizuka to Nobeoka Ltd Exp Nichirin Seagaia

¥7000 - ¥11000

Train via Ōita  •  5h 18m

  1. Take the train from Hakata to Oita Ltd Exp Sonic / ...
  2. Take the train from Oita to Nobeoka Ltd Exp Nichirin / ...

¥8085 - ¥11982

Drive  •  2h 37m

  1. Drive from Fukuoka to Nobeoka 221.1 km

¥2400 - ¥3600

Fly, train  •  4h 5m

  1. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Miyazaki (KMI) FUK - KMI
  2. Take the train from Miyazaki Airport to Nobeoka

¥4625 - ¥39044

Fukuoka → Nobeoka
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The most affordable way to get from Fukuoka to Nobeoka is to drive, which costs ¥2400 - ¥3600 and takes 2h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Fukuoka to Nobeoka is to drive which costs ¥2400 - ¥3600 and takes 2h 37m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hakata Bus Terminal and arriving at Nobeoka Station station. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 4h 29m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Yoshizuka and arriving at Nobeoka. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 4h 34m.

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The distance between Fukuoka and Nobeoka is 162 km. The road distance is 221.1 km.

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The best way to get from Fukuoka to Nobeoka without a car is to bus which takes 4h 29m and costs ¥3500 - ¥5500.

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The bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Nobeoka Station takes 4h 29m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Fukuoka to Nobeoka bus services, operated by Nishitetsu, depart from Hakata Bus Terminal station.

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Fukuoka to Nobeoka train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Yoshizuka station.

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The best way to get from Fukuoka to Nobeoka is to bus which takes 4h 29m and costs ¥3500 - ¥5500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥7000 - ¥11000 and takes 4h 34m.

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Map of how to get from Fukuoka to Nobeoka.
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  • Distance: 162.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 29m

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

Nishitetsu operates a bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Nobeoka Station 4 times a day. Tickets cost ¥3500 - ¥5500 and the journey takes 4h 29m. Alternatively, Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Yoshizuka to Nobeoka 5 times a week. Tickets cost ¥7000 - ¥11000 and the journey takes 4h 34m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥6500 - ¥37000
Oriental Air Bridge
Website
orc-air.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥6000 - ¥36000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥11000 - ¥45000
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Yoshizuka to Nobeoka
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
¥7000 - ¥11000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥7000 - ¥11000
Reserved Seat
¥7500 - ¥11000
Green Seat
¥11000 - ¥16000
Train from Hakata to Oita
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥4800 - ¥7500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥4800 - ¥7000
Reserved Seat
¥5000 - ¥7500
Green Seat
¥7000 - ¥10000
Train from Oita to Nobeoka
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥3200 - ¥4800
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥3200 - ¥4600
Reserved Seat
¥3400 - ¥4800
Green Seat
¥4700 - ¥6500
Train from Miyazaki Airport to Nobeoka
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2500 - ¥3800
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥2500 - ¥3600
Reserved Seat
¥2700 - ¥3800
Green Seat
¥3600 - ¥4900
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Phone
0570-00-1010
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Nobeoka Station
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
¥3500 - ¥5500
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp

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The quickest flight from Fukuoka Airport to Miyazaki Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Fukuoka to Nobeoka bus services, operated by Nishitetsu, arrive at Nobeoka Station.

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Fukuoka to Nobeoka train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Nobeoka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fukuoka to Nobeoka is 221 km. It takes approximately 2h 37m to drive from Fukuoka to Nobeoka.

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Oriental Air Bridge, All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines offer flights from Fukuoka Airport to Miyazaki Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Nobeoka. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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The best way to get from Fukuoka to Fukuoka Airport is to subway which takes 6 min and costs ¥220 - ¥250.

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