There are 5 ways to get from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain) by train, car, car ferry, taxi, bus or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, drive, car ferry  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Hakata to Chikugo-Funagoya
  2. Take the train from Chikugo-Funagoya to Nagasu
  3. Drive from Nagasu to Kumamoto Port
  4. Take the car ferry from Kumamoto Port to Shimabara Ferry Terminal
  5. Drive from Shimabara Ferry Terminal to Unzen-dake (Mountain)

$42 - $62

4 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Hakata to Isahaya Ltd Exp Kamome
  2. Take a taxi from Isahaya to Unzen-dake (Mountain)

$143 - $179

Bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Nishitetsu Fukuoka Station to Isahaya

$173 - $211

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain) 110.6 miles

$18 - $27

Fly, drive, car ferry  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Amakusa (AXJ) FUK - AXJ
  2. Drive from Amakusa to Kumamoto Port
  3. Take the car ferry from Kumamoto Port to Shimabara Ferry Terminal

$46 - $279

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain) is to drive which costs ¥2000 - ¥3000 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain) is to drive which costs ¥2000 - ¥3000 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Fukuoka and Unzen-dake (Mountain) is 94 km. The road distance is 176.9 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain), including transfers.

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What companies run services between Fukuoka, Japan and Unzen-dake (Mountain), Japan?

Nishitetsu operates a bus from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain) hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min.

Airlines
Amakusa Airlines
Website
amx.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Amakusa
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $250
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Chikugo-Funagoya
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$23 - $35
Reserved seat
$29 - $40
Green seat
$35 - $50
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Chikugo-Funagoya to Nagasu
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Nishitetsu Fukuoka Station to Isahaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
nishitetsu.ne.jp.e.xk.hp.transer.com
Ferry operators
Kumamoto Ferry Co.
Website
kumamotoferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Kumamoto Port to Shimabara Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
kumamotoferry.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Isahaya to Unzen-dake (Mountain)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Nagasaki Showa Taxi
Phone
+81 95-820-7770
Website
nagasaki-showataxi.jp

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