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

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Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Hakata to Kokura Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$8 - $40

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Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Tokuriki Kōdanmae Eki

$10 - $22

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu 43.1 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu 43.1 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu is to drive which costs ¥800 - ¥1200 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu is to train which costs ¥900 - ¥4200 and takes 16 min.

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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.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hakata and arriving at Kokura. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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

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The best way to get from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu without a car is to train which takes 16 min and costs ¥900 - ¥4200.

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The train from Hakata to Kokura takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Hakata Station to Kitakyushu bus services, operated by Nishitetsu, depart from Hakata Bus Terminal station.

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Hakata Station to Kitakyushu train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Hakata station.

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The best way to get from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu is to train which takes 16 min and costs ¥900 - ¥4200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥1200 - ¥2400 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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Hakata Station to Kitakyushu bus services, operated by Nishitetsu, arrive at Tokuriki Kōdanmae Eki station.

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Hakata Station to Kitakyushu train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Kokura station.

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Map of how to get from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu.
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  • Distance: 30.8 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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 $24 - $40 and the journey takes 16 min. Japan Railways (JR) also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Nishitetsu operates a bus from Hakata Station to Kitakyushu hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
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 Spaceworld
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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
$10 - $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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