There are 9 ways to get from Fukuoka to Takayama by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Hakata to Nagoya Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Takayama Bus Terminal

$172 - $219

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Fly Fukuoka to Nagoya, train #2  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Nagoya (NGO) FUK - NGO
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Takayama

$97 - $180

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Night bus, bus  •  14 h

  1. Take the night bus from Hakata Station to Meitetsu Nagoya
  2. Take the bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Takayama Bus Terminal

$116

Drive  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Fukuoka to Takayama 553.3 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Fukuoka to Matsumoto, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Matsumoto (MMJ) FUK - MMJ
  2. Take the bus from Matsumoto Bus Terminal to Takayama Bus Terminal

$240 - $781

Fly Fukuoka to Nagoya, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Nagoya (NKM) FUK - NKM
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Takayama

$176 - $297

Fly Fukuoka to Komatsu, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Komatsu (KMQ) FUK - KMQ
  2. Take the train from Kanazawa to Toyama
  3. Take the train from Toyama to Takayama

$112 - $482

Train to Kumamoto, fly to Nagoya, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Hakata to Kumamoto
  2. Fly from Kumamoto (KMJ) to Nagoya (NKM) KMJ - NKM
  3. Take the train from Nagoya to Takayama

$226 - $621

Train to Kita Kyushu, fly to Nagoya, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Hakata to Kokura
  2. Fly from Kita Kyushu (KKJ) to Nagoya (NKM) KKJ - NKM
  3. Take the train from Nagoya to Takayama

$202 - $575

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fukuoka station to Takayama. However, there are services departing from Hakata Station and arriving at Takayama Bus Terminal via Meitetsu Nagoya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h.

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The distance between Fukuoka and Takayama is 684 km. The road distance is 885.3 km.

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The best way to get from Fukuoka to Takayama without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Fukuoka to Takayama, including transfers.

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Fukuoka to Takayama bus services, operated by Meitetsu Bus, arrive at Hakata Station.

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The quickest flight from Fukuoka Airport to Matsumoto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Fukuoka to Takayama bus services, operated by Nouhi Bus, arrive at Takayama Bus Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fukuoka to Takayama is 885 km. It takes approximately 10 h 24 min to drive from Fukuoka to Takayama.

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Fuji Dream offers flights from Fukuoka Airport to Matsumoto Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in Takayama. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fukuoka to Takayama.
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  • Distance: 427.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 30 min

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

There is no direct connection from Fukuoka to Takayama. However, you can take the train to Nagoya, take the walk to Meitetsu Nagoya, then take the bus to Takayama Bus Terminal. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Fukuoka to Takayama via Meitetsu Nagoya in around 14 h.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Flights from Fukuoka to Nagoya via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Fukuoka to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Matsumoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Fukuoka to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Kumamoto to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kita Kyushu to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Fukuoka to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $350
Star Flyer
Website
starflyer.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Nagoya via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Oriental Air Bridge
Website
orc-air.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$140 - $190
Reserved seat
$160 - $200
Green seat
$200 - $270
Train from Kanazawa to Toyama
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$25 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$35 - $50
Train from Hakata to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$30 - $45
Reserved seat
$35 - $50
Green seat
$45 - $65
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Takayama
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Toyama to Takayama
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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
Bus operators
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Matsumoto Bus Terminal to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Night bus from Hakata Station to Meitetsu Nagoya
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$89
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp

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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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