There are 4 ways to get from Kumamoto to Saga by train, bus, taxi 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  •  1 h 1 min

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

$36 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Kumamoto Kotsu Center to Fukuoka Airport International Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Fukuoka Airport International Terminal to Saga

$31 - $59

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kumamoto to Saga 46.6 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Kumamoto to Saga 46.6 miles

$7 - $12

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

You can take a train from Kumamoto to Saga via Shin-Tosu in around 1 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kumamoto to Saga via Fukuoka Airport International Terminal in around 3 h 49 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Kumamoto Kotsu Center to Fukuoka Airport International Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Fukuoka Airport International Terminal to Saga
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Kumamoto to Saga
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Kumamoto Kotsu
Phone
+81 120-369-686
Website
kumamoto-kotsu.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kumamoto to Saga?

The distance between Kumamoto and Saga is 60 km. The road distance is 74 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kumamoto to Saga?

The cheapest way to get from Kumamoto to Saga is to drive which costs ¥800 - ¥1300 and takes 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kumamoto to Saga?

The quickest way to get from Kumamoto to Saga is to taxi which takes 57 min and costs ¥21000 - ¥26000.

Is there a direct train between Kumamoto and Saga?

No, there is no direct train from Kumamoto to Saga. However, there are services departing from Kumamoto and arriving at Saga via Shin-Tosu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

Is there a direct bus between Kumamoto and Saga?

No, there is no direct bus from Kumamoto to Saga. However, there are services departing from Kumamoto Kotsu Center and arriving at Saga via Fukuoka Airport International Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 49 min.

How long does it take to get from Kumamoto to Saga?

It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from Kumamoto to Saga, including transfers.