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There are 7 ways to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly to Fukuoka, train  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Fukuoka (FUK) KIX - FUK
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Kokura

$50 - $148

6 alternative options

Fly to Kita Kyushu  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Kita Kyushu (KKJ) KIX - KKJ

$122 - $202

Fly to Kumamoto, train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Kumamoto (KMJ) KIX - KMJ
  2. Take the train from Kumamoto to Kokura

$93 - $404

Train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Shin-Osaka Ltd Exp Haruka
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kokura Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$118 - $162

Bus, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Himeji Station
  2. Take the train from Himeji to Kokura Shinkansen Kodama / ...

$114 - $149

Bus, night bus  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Okayama
  2. Take the night bus from Okayama to Kokura

$71 - $116

Drive  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura 363.2 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura is to fly and train which costs ¥5500 - ¥17000 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura is to fly and train which costs ¥5500 - ¥17000 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura. However, there are services departing from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 and arriving at Kokura via Okayama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura. However, there are services departing from Kansai Airport and arriving at Kokura via Shin-Osaka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 13 min.

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The distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) and Kokura is 406 km. The road distance is 581.2 km.

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The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura without a car is to train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs ¥13000 - ¥19000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura, including transfers.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura bus services, operated by Ryobi Express, depart from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 station.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Kansai Airport station.

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The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura is to fly which takes 4 h 18 min and costs ¥13000 - ¥23000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥13000 - ¥19000 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura.
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  • Distance: 253.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

What companies run services between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX), Japan and Kokura, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan?

Star Flyer, Jin Air and 10 other airlines fly from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura via Shin-Osaka in around 3 h 13 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Kita Kyushu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $360
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Kita Kyushu via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Star Flyer
Website
starflyer.jp
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Kita Kyushu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $360
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Kita Kyushu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,300
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Peach Aviation Limited
Website
flypeach.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Fukuoka via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Kita Kyushu via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Kokura
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kumamoto to Kokura
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$40 - $60
Reserved seat
$50 - $60
Green seat
$60 - $85
Train from Shin-Osaka to Kokura
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $140
Reserved seat
$110 - $140
Green seat
$140 - $200
Train from Himeji to Kokura
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$85 - $120
Reserved seat
$95 - $120
Green seat
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Nankai Bus
Website
nankaibus.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Himeji Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
kate.co.jp
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Okayama
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Night bus from Okayama to Kokura
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp

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The quickest flight from Osaka Kansai Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura bus services, operated by Ryobi Express, arrive at Kokura station.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Kokura station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura is 581 km. It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kokura.

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All Nippon Airways, JetStar Japan, Peach Aviation Limited and Air Busan offer flights from Osaka Kansai Airport to Fukuoka Airport.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Kokura. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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