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There are 9 ways to get from Hong Kong to Japan by plane, ferry, train, car ferry, car or night bus

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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Fly Hong Kong to Fukuoka  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Fukuoka (FUK) HKG - FUK

$122 - $257

8 alternative options

Ferry to Macau, fly to Fukuoka  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the ferry from HK Macau Ferry to Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal
  2. Fly from Macau (MFM) to Fukuoka (FUK) MFM - FUK

$173 - $324

Fly Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Chūbu Centrair (NGO) HKG - NGO

$130 - $338

Fly Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) HKG - HND

$124 - $390

Fly Hong Kong to New Chitose, train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to New Chitose (CTS) HKG - CTS
  2. Take the train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)

$167 - $1,525

Fly Hong Kong to Tokyo Narita, train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) HKG - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Shinjuku(Jr)

$136 - $374

Train, car ferry via Shanghai Hongqiao Station  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Shanghai Hongqiao Station
  2. Take the car ferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
  3. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Tokyo

$456 - $589

Train, ferry, drive, night bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Zhengzhou East Station
  2. Take the train from Zhengzhou East to Qinhuangdao
  3. Take the ferry from Qinhuangdao to Incheon Int'l Port
  4. Drive from Incheon Int'l Port to Busan
  5. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
  6. Take the night bus from Nishitetsu Tenjin Bus Terminal to Basuta Shinjuku

$559 - $825

Train, car ferry  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the train from Hung Hom Station to Shanghai Station
  2. Take the car ferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
  3. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Tokyo

$428 - $575

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The cheapest way to get from Hong Kong to Japan is to fly which costs $950 - $2100 and takes 5 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hong Kong to Japan is to fly which costs $950 - $2100 and takes 5 h 46 min.

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The distance between Hong Kong and Japan is 2887 km.

The best way to get from Hong Kong to Japan without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 2 days 13 h and costs $3500 - $4700.

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It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Hong Kong to Japan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Hong Kong Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Japan is 1 h ahead of Hong Kong. It is currently 3:01 PM in Hong Kong and 4:01 PM in Japan.

Air Busan, China Airlines, T'way Air and five other airlines offer flights from Hong Kong Airport to Fukuoka Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Japan. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Hong Kong Airport is to subway which takes 26 min and costs $85 - $120.

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Map of how to get from Hong Kong to Japan.
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  • Distance: 1804.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 46 min

What companies run services between Hong Kong and Japan?

Hong Kong Express, Cathay Dragon and 14 other airlines fly from Hong Kong to Fukuoka hourly.

Airlines
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $4,600
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $4,600
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Narita via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,500
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $4,600
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $4,600
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $7,000
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Narita via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Hong Kong Express
Website
hkexpress.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Hong Kong to Fukuoka via Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from Macau to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $6,000
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $6,000
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $4,300
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Fukuoka via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Macau to Fukuoka via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Fukuoka via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $850
Flights from Macau to Fukuoka via Incheon
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair via Incheon
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,000
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda via Incheon
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,300
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,600
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Fukuoka via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Macau to Fukuoka via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,200
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Fukuoka via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose via Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Chūbu Centrair via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Fukuoka via Daegu
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Macau to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Macau to Fukuoka via Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Tigerair Taiwan
Website
tigerairtw.com
Flights from Macau to Fukuoka via Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose via Incheon
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to New Chitose via Manila
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Vanilla Air
Website
vanilla-air.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
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 New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
China Railways G-Class
Train from West Kowloon Station to Shanghai Hongqiao Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$110 - $140
1st Class Seat
$200 - $230
Business Class Seat
$370 - $430
Train from West Kowloon Station to Zhengzhou East Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$100 - $120
1st Class Seat
$170 - $200
Business Class Seat
$320 - $380
Train from Zhengzhou East to Qinhuangdao
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$60 - $75
1st Class Seat
$100 - $120
Business Class Seat
$190 - $230
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Night bus from Nishitetsu Tenjin Bus Terminal to Basuta Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
14 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Ferry operators
Cotai Water Jet
Xin Jian Zhen
Website
shinganjin.com
Car ferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
Ave. Duration
47 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$170 - $230
Schedules at
shinganjin.com
2nd Class B
$178
1st Class
$222
Special Class
$355
VIP
$887
Qinin ferry
Phone
+82 32 891 9600
Website
qininferry.com
Ferry from Qinhuangdao to Incheon Int'l Port
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Schedules at
qininferry.com
Royal Suite
$221
First Class
$102
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp

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