There are 4 ways to get from Saga to Beppu by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Saga to Kiyama PA
  2. Take the bus from Kousoku Kiyama to Beppu Kitahama

$27 - $53

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Train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Saga to Hakata Ltd Exp Midori / ...
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Beppu Ltd Exp Sonic

$57 - $76

Train via Kokura  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Tosu to Kokura Shinkansen Sakura
  2. Take the train from Kokura to Beppu Ltd Exp Sonic

$62 - $90

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Saga to Beppu 97.8 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Saga to Beppu. However, there are services departing from Saga and arriving at Beppu Kitahama via Kousoku Kiyama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saga to Beppu. However, there are services departing from Saga and arriving at Beppu via Hakata. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Saga and Beppu is 111 km. The road distance is 156.5 km.

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The best way to get from Saga to Beppu without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Saga to Beppu, including transfers.

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Saga to Beppu bus services, operated by Nishitetsu, depart from Saga station.

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Saga to Beppu train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Saga station.

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The best way to get from Saga to Beppu is to bus which takes 2 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 2 min.

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Saga to Beppu bus services, operated by Nishitetsu, arrive at Beppu Kitahama station.

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Saga to Beppu train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Beppu station.

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Map of how to get from Saga to Beppu.
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  • Distance: 69.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

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

You can take a bus from Saga to Beppu via Kiyama PA and Kousoku Kiyama in around 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saga to Beppu via Hakata in around 3 h 2 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Saga to Hakata
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Beppu
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Beppu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Tosu to Kokura
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$29 - $40
Reserved seat
$35 - $45
Green seat
$45 - $60
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Saga to Kiyama PA
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $24
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Kousoku Kiyama to Beppu Kitahama
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp

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Yes, the driving distance between Saga to Beppu is 157 km. It takes approximately 2 h to drive from Saga to Beppu.

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There are 210+ hotels available in Beppu. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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