There are 5 ways to get from Iwakuni to Fukuoka by train, bus 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  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Iwakuni to Hiroshima JR Sanyo / ...
  2. Take the train from Hiroshima to Hakata Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$61 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Iwakuni Shiyakusho to Koiki Koen-mae
  2. Take the bus from Koiki Koen-mae to Hakata Bus Terminal

$45

3 alternative options

Train via Tokuyama  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Iwakuni to Tokuyama JR Sanyo / ...
  2. Take the train from Tokuyama to Hakata Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$50 - $78

Train via Shin-Yamaguchi  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Iwakuni to Shin-Yamaguchi JR Sanyo
  2. Take the train from Shin-Yamaguchi to Hakata Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$51 - $77

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Iwakuni to Fukuoka 149.3 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Iwakuni to Fukuoka is to drive which costs ¥2800 - ¥4100 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iwakuni to Fukuoka is to train which costs ¥6500 - ¥11000 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Iwakuni and Fukuoka is 178 km. The road distance is 238.9 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Iwakuni to Fukuoka, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iwakuni to Fukuoka. However, there are services departing from Iwakuni Shiyakusho and arriving at Hakata Bus Terminal via Koiki Koen-mae. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Iwakuni to Fukuoka. However, there are services departing from Iwakuni and arriving at Hakata via Hiroshima. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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What companies run services between Iwakuni, Japan and Fukuoka, Japan?

You can take a train from Iwakuni to Fukuoka via Hiroshima in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Iwakuni to Fukuoka via Koiki Koen-mae in around 5 h 56 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 Iwakuni to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Iwakuni to Tokuyama
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Iwakuni to Shin-Yamaguchi
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$55 - $80
Reserved seat
$65 - $85
Green seat
$85 - $120
Train from Tokuyama to Hakata
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$40 - $60
Reserved seat
$50 - $65
Green seat
$65 - $85
Train from Shin-Yamaguchi to Hakata
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $50
Reserved seat
$40 - $55
Green seat
$55 - $75
Bus operators
Iwakuni Bus
Website
iwakuni-bus.com
Bus from Iwakuni Shiyakusho to Koiki Koen-mae
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
iwakuni-bus.com
Hiroko Kanko
Phone
082-238-3355
Website
hiroko-group.co.jp
Bus from Koiki Koen-mae to Hakata Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
hiroko-group.co.jp

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