There are 4 ways to get from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu by train, bus, taxi or car

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

Train  •  17 min

  1. Shinkansen Kodama / ...

$8 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

$11 - $22

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. 43.1 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  52 min

  1. 43.1 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Hakata Station, Japan and Kitakyushu, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 17 min. Japan Railways (JR) also services this route every 20 minutes. Alternatively, Nishitetsu operates a bus from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Tokuriki Kōdanmae Eki
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Fukuoka Kotsu
Phone
+81 92-643-7622
Website
fukuoka-kotsu.co.jp
Panda taxi
Phone
+81 92-716-2170
Website
pandataxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hakata Station and Kitakyushu is 49 km. The road distance is 69 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu is to drive which costs ¥750 - ¥1200 and takes 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu is to train which takes 17 min and costs ¥900 - ¥3300.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hakata and arriving at Kokura. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hakata Bus Terminal and arriving at Tokuriki Kōdanmae Eki. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

The train from Hakata to Kokura takes 17 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.