There are 6 ways to get from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station 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  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Kokura Shinkansen Mizuho / ...
  2. Take the train from Kokura to Beppu Ltd Exp Sonic

$161 - $212

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Kagoshimachuo to Mashiki-Inter-Guchi
  2. Take the bus from Mashiki IC to Yufuin BC

$62

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Hakata Shinkansen Sakura / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Yufuin Station

$83 - $118

Train, bus via Kumamoto  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Kumamoto
  2. Take the bus from Nishigoshi to Kiyama AP
  3. Take the bus from Kiyama AP to Yufuin Station

$85 - $116

Train, bus #2  •  6 h 26 min

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

$67 - $83

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station 170.9 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station is to drive which costs ¥3100 - ¥4600 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs ¥17000 - ¥24000.

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The distance between Kagoshima and Yufuin Station is 203 km. The road distance is 274 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station. However, there are services departing from Kagoshimachuo and arriving at Yufuin BC via Mashiki IC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 33 min.

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

You can take a train from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station via Kokura and Beppu in around 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kagoshima to Yufuin Station via Mashiki-Inter-Guchi and Mashiki IC in around 8 h 33 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Kokura
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Yufuin Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Nishigoshi to Kiyama AP
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Kiyama AP to Yufuin Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
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
Bus from Kagoshimachuo to Mashiki-Inter-Guchi
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
highwaybus.com
Bus from Mashiki IC to Yufuin BC
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
kyusanko.co.jp

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