There are 5 ways to get from Fukuoka to Shanghai by plane, ferry, car, bus, train, car ferry or night bus

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

Fly to Shanghai Pudong  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Shanghai Pudong (PVG) FUK - PVG

$170 - $562

4 alternative options

Fly to Shanghai Hongqiao  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) FUK - SHA

$182 - $703

Ferry, drive, bus  •  44 h 58 min

  1. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
  2. Drive from Busan to Pyeongtaek Port
  3. Take the ferry from Pyeongtaek Port to Yantai Port
  4. Take the bus from Yantai to Jinan Bus Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Jinan Bus Terminal to Shanghai

$358 - $483

Train, car ferry  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Hakata to Shin-Kobe Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Kobe Port Terminal to Shanghai

$291 - $381

Night bus, bus, ferry, car ferry  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the night bus from Hakata BT to Kurashima
  2. Take the bus from Kurashima to Universal Studios Japan
  3. Take the ferry from Universal City Port to Kaiyukan West Pier
  4. Take the car ferry from Osaka to Shanghai

$287 - $337

What companies run services between Fukuoka, Japan and Shanghai, China?

Air China, China Eastern Airlines and two other airlines fly from Fukuoka to Shanghai every 4 hours.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Hongqiao via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Hongqiao via Shanghai Pudong, Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Hongqiao via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Hongqiao via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Pudong via Seoul
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Hongqiao via Busan, Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Pudong via Seoul
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Hongqiao via Busan, Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Fukuoka to Shanghai Hongqiao via Macau
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Train operators
Bus operators
Jinan Bus Terminal
Website
0000369.cn
Bus from Yantai to Jinan Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
0000369.cn
Bus from Jinan Bus Terminal to Shanghai
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
0000369.cn
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Night bus from Hakata BT to Kurashima
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Kurashima to Universal Studios Japan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$119
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
Yantai Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 8827
Website
yantaiferry.com
Ferry from Pyeongtaek Port to Yantai Port
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Schedules at
yantaiferry.com
VIP
$223
Royal
$158
Deluxe
$140
Xin Jian Zhen
Website
shinganjin.com
Car ferry from Kobe Port Terminal to Shanghai
Ave. Duration
47 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Schedules at
shinganjin.com
2nd Class B
$183
1st Class
$229
Special Class
$366
VIP
$915
Captain Line
Phone
06-6573-8222
Email
capt.line@info.email.ne.jp
Website
mmjp.or.jp
Ferry from Universal City Port to Kaiyukan West Pier
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
mmjp.or.jp
Shanghai Ferry Company
Website
shanghai-ferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Osaka to Shanghai
Ave. Duration
2 days 3 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Schedules at
shanghai-ferry.co.jp
2nd Class B
$183
1st Class
$229
Special Class
$348
VIP
$915

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fukuoka and Shanghai is 881 km.

The cheapest way to get from Fukuoka to Shanghai is to fly which costs ¥18000 - ¥65000 and takes 4 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Fukuoka to Shanghai is to fly which takes 4 h 37 min and costs ¥18000 - ¥65000.

It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Fukuoka to Shanghai, including transfers.