There are 6 ways to get from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Kurume Shinkansen Sakura / ...
  2. Take the train from Kurume to Yufuin Ltd Exp Yufuin No Mori / ...

$81 - $111

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Bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Kagoshima-chūō-eki-mae to Kosoku Kiyama
  2. Take the bus from Kiyama AP to Yufuin Station

$57 - $88

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Kumamoto Shinkansen Tsubame / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kumamoto to Yufuin BC

$71 - $89

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station 170.9 miles

$28 - $45

Fly from Kagoshima, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Kagoshima (KOJ) to Fukuoka (FUK) KOJ - FUK
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Yufuin

$71 - $323

Train to Amakusa, fly, train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Shin-Minamata
  2. Fly from Amakusa (AXJ) to Fukuoka (FUK) AXJ - FUK
  3. Take the train from Hakata to Yufuin

$94 - $289

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The cheapest way to get from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station is to drive which costs ¥3200 - ¥4700 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station is to drive which costs ¥3200 - ¥4700 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station station. However, there are services departing from Kagoshima-chūō-eki-mae and arriving at Yufuin Station via Kiyama AP. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station. However, there are services departing from Kagoshima-Chuo and arriving at Yufuin via Kurume. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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The distance between Kagoshima and Yufuin Station is 203 km. The road distance is 273.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station without a car is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs ¥9000 - ¥13000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station, including transfers.

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Kagoshima to Yufuin Station bus services, operated by Nishitetsu, depart from Kagoshima-chūō-eki-mae station.

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Kagoshima to Yufuin Station train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Kagoshima-Chuo station.

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The best way to get from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs ¥9000 - ¥13000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥6000 - ¥10000 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station.
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  • Distance: 127 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

What companies run services between Kagoshima, Japan and Yufuin Station, Japan?

You can take a train from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station via Kurume in around 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station via Kosoku Kiyama and Kiyama AP in around 6 h 42 min.

Airlines
Amakusa Airlines
Website
amx.co.jp
Flights from Amakusa to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $180
Japan Air Commuter
Website
jac.co.jp
Flights from Kagoshima to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $270
Flights from Kagoshima to Fukuoka via Yakushima
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Kurume
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$55 - $75
Reserved seat
$60 - $80
Green seat
$80 - $110
Train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$40 - $60
Reserved seat
$50 - $65
Green seat
$60 - $85
Train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Shin-Minamata
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$29 - $40
Reserved seat
$35 - $45
Green seat
$45 - $60
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kurume to Yufuin
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Yufuin
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Kyushu Sanko Group
Website
kyusanko.co.jp
Bus from Kumamoto to Yufuin BC
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
kyusanko.co.jp
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Kagoshima-chūō-eki-mae to Kosoku Kiyama
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
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Bus from Kiyama AP to Yufuin Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp

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The quickest flight from Kagoshima Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Kagoshima to Yufuin Station bus services, operated by Nishitetsu, arrive at Yufuin Station.

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Kagoshima to Yufuin Station train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Yufuin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kagoshima to Yufuin Station is 274 km. It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to drive from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station.

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Japan Air Commuter offers flights from Kagoshima Airport to Fukuoka Airport.

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There are 199+ hotels available in Yufuin Station. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kagoshima to Kagoshima Airport is to bus which takes 38 min and costs ¥1250.

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