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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Kumamoto to Shin-Tosu Shinkansen Sakura / ...
  2. Take the train from Shin-Tosu to Futsukaichi Ltd Exp Midori / ...

$49 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Kumamoto Kotsu Center to Chikushino-shi

$33 - $53

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Kumamoto to Dazaifu Eki 59 miles

$9 - $15

What companies run services between Kumamoto, Japan and Dazaifu Eki, Japan?

You can take a train from Kumamoto to Dazaifu Eki via Shin-Tosu and Futsukaichi in around 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, Nishitetsu operates a bus from Kumamoto to Dazaifu Eki every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Kumamoto Kotsu Center to Chikushino-shi
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kumamoto and Dazaifu Eki is 81 km. The road distance is 94 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kumamoto to Dazaifu Eki is to drive which costs ¥1100 - ¥1600 and takes 1 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Kumamoto to Dazaifu Eki is to drive which takes 1 h 4 min and costs ¥1100 - ¥1600.

It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Kumamoto to Dazaifu Eki, including transfers.