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There are 3 ways to get from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain) by train, car, car ferry or bus

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Train, drive, car ferry  •  4 h 22 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)

$41 - $61

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Shimabara-eki

$93 - $117

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

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

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain) is to drive which costs ¥2100 - ¥3100 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 ¥2100 - ¥3100 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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The best way to get from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain) without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 53 min and costs ¥10000 - ¥14000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain) is 177 km. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain).

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There are 29+ hotels available in Unzen-dake (Mountain). Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain).
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  • Distance: 58.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

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

Nishitetsu operates a bus from Fukuoka to Unzen-dake (Mountain) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 23 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Chikugo-Funagoya
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$23 - $35
Reserved seat
$29 - $35
Green seat
$35 - $50
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 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 Hakata Bus Terminal to Shimabara-eki
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
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

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