There are 3 ways to get from Kumamoto to Fukuoka by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Kumamoto to Hakata Shinkansen Sakura / ...

$28 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Tōrichosuji to Hakata Bus Terminal

$19 - $27

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Kumamoto to Fukuoka 66.9 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Kumamoto to Fukuoka is to drive which costs ¥1200 - ¥1800 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kumamoto to Fukuoka is to train which takes 39 min and costs ¥3100 - ¥4400.

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The distance between Kumamoto and Fukuoka is 92 km. The road distance is 107 km.

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The train from Kumamoto to Hakata takes 39 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tōrichosuji and arriving at Hakata Bus Terminal. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kumamoto and arriving at Hakata. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Kumamoto to Fukuoka hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, Nishitetsu operates a bus from Kumamoto to Fukuoka every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 1 h 51 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Tōrichosuji to Hakata Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp

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