There are 4 ways to get from Saga to Karatsu 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, bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Saga to Hakata Ltd Exp Midori / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fukuoka Airport Terminal 1,2 to Houtousanbashi

$29 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Saga to Fukuoka Airport International Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Fukuoka Airport Terminal 3 to Houtousanbashi

$22 - $40

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Saga to Karatsu 29.7 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Saga to Karatsu 29.7 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Saga to Karatsu is to drive which costs ¥550 - ¥850 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saga to Karatsu is to taxi which costs ¥14000 - ¥17000 and takes 40 min.

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The distance between Saga and Karatsu is 39 km. The road distance is 47.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Saga to Karatsu, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saga to Karatsu. However, there are services departing from Saga and arriving at Houtousanbashi via Fukuoka Airport Terminal 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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

You can take a bus from Saga to Karatsu via Fukuoka Airport International Terminal and Fukuoka Airport Terminal 3 in around 4 h 21 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
Showa Bus
Website
showa-bus.jp
Bus from Fukuoka Airport Terminal 1,2 to Houtousanbashi
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
showa-bus.sakura.ne.jp
Bus from Fukuoka Airport Terminal 3 to Houtousanbashi
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
showa-bus.sakura.ne.jp
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Saga to Fukuoka Airport International Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Saga to Karatsu
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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