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

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Train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Kumamoto to Shin-Tosu Shinkansen Tsubame / ...
  2. Take the train from Shin-Tosu to Nagasaki(Nagasaki) Ltd Exp Kamome

$54 - $73

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kumamoto Port to Shimabara Ferry Terminal
  2. Drive from Shimabara Ferry Terminal to Nagasaki

$18 - $22

1 alternative option

Bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Kumamoto Kotsu Center to Kiyama AP
  2. Take the bus from Kiyama AP to Nagasaki

$37 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kumamoto to Nagasaki is to car ferry and drive which costs ¥2000 - ¥2500 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kumamoto to Nagasaki is to car ferry and drive which takes 2 h 1 min and costs ¥2000 - ¥2500.

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The distance between Kumamoto and Nagasaki is 76 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Kumamoto to Nagasaki, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kumamoto to Nagasaki. However, there are services departing from Kumamoto Kotsu Center and arriving at Nagasaki via Kiyama AP. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kumamoto to Nagasaki. However, there are services departing from Kumamoto and arriving at Nagasaki(Nagasaki) via Shin-Tosu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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

You can take a train from Kumamoto to Nagasaki via Shin-Tosu in around 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kumamoto to Nagasaki via Kiyama AP in around 3 h 57 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Kumamoto Kotsu Center to Kiyama AP
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Kiyama AP to Nagasaki
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
nishitetsu.ne.jp.e.xk.hp.transer.com
Ferry operators
Kumamoto Ferry Co.
Website
kumamotoferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Kumamoto Port to Shimabara Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
kumamotoferry.co.jp

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