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The most affordable way to get from Kokura Ekimae to Hakata-ekimae is to drive, which costs ¥950 - ¥1500 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kokura Ekimae to Hakata-ekimae is to train which costs ¥900 - ¥4400 and takes 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kokura and arriving at Hakata. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Kokura Ekimae and Hakata-ekimae is 54 km. The road distance is 72.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kokura Ekimae to Hakata-ekimae without a car is to train which takes 15 min and costs ¥900 - ¥4400.

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The train from Kokura to Hakata takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Kokura Ekimae to Hakata-ekimae train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Kokura station.

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Kokura Ekimae to Hakata-ekimae train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Hakata station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kokura Ekimae to Hakata-ekimae is 73 km. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Kokura Ekimae to Hakata-ekimae.

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  • Distance: 54.1 km
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Kokura Ekimae, Japan and Hakata-ekimae, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kokura to Hakata every 15 minutes. Tickets cost ¥2800 - ¥4400 and the journey takes 15 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Hakata
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥2800 - ¥4400
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥2800 - ¥3800
Reserved seat
¥3600 - ¥4400
Green seat
¥4300 - ¥6000
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Hakata
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1800 - ¥2700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥1800 - ¥2600
Reserved Seat
¥1900 - ¥2700
Green Seat
¥2500 - ¥3400
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥900 - ¥1300
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kokura Ekimae to Hakata-ekimae
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
¥21000 - ¥25000
Meiko Taxi
Phone
+81 93-631-3737
Website
k-mkg.jp
Kitakyu Nishitetsu Taxi
Phone
+81 93-652-3402
Website
k-nishitaku.co.jp
Daiichi Kotsu Sangyo
Phone
+81 93-521-3216
Website
kitakyushu.0152.jp

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