There are 7 ways to get from Sapporo to Fukuoka by train, plane, bus, car ferry, car or night bus

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, fly to Fukuoka  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to New Chitose Airport
  2. Fly from Sapporo (CTS) to Fukuoka (FUK) CTS - FUK

$103 - $371

6 alternative options

Train, fly to Kita Kyushu  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to New Chitose Airport
  2. Fly from Sapporo (CTS) to Kita Kyushu (KKJ) CTS - KKJ
  3. Take the train from Kokura to Hakata

$275 - $476

Train, fly to Saga  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to New Chitose Airport
  2. Fly from Sapporo (CTS) to Saga (HSG) CTS - HSG
  3. Take the train from Saga to Hakata

$335 - $1,681

Train  •  14 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto
  2. Take the train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Tokyo
  3. Take the train from Tokyo to Hakata

$407 - $580

Bus, train  •  27 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Sapporo Station to Shin Hakodate Hokuto
  2. Take the train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Tokyo
  3. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Sakaide Interchange Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Sakaide IC to Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi
  5. Take the train from Hiroshima to Hakata

$357 - $483

Car ferry, drive  •  28 h 12 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Otaru to Maizuru
  2. Drive from Maizuru to Fukuoka

$154 - $295

Bus, train, night bus  •  30 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Sapporo Station to Shin Hakodate Hokuto
  2. Take the train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr)
  3. Take the night bus from Sendai to Nagoya Kintetsu BC
  4. Take the night bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Hakata Station

$294 - $370

What companies run services between Sapporo, Japan and Fukuoka, Japan?

You can take a train from Sapporo to Fukuoka via Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto and Tokyo in around 14 h 9 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Sapporo to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Sapporo to Fukuoka via Osaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Sapporo to Fukuoka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Sapporo to Fukuoka via Sendai
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Sapporo to Fukuoka via Nagoya
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Sapporo to Kita Kyushu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $430
Flights from Sapporo to Saga via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Sapporo to Saga via Komatsu, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Sapporo to Saga via Osaka, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,100
Flights from Sapporo to Saga via Hakodate, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Sapporo to Saga via Toyama, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,700
Flights from Sapporo to Saga via Wakkanai, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Sapporo to Saga via Akita, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Sapporo to Saga via Nakashibetsu, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,900
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Sapporo to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $950
Flights from Sapporo to Fukuoka via Matsumoto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Sapporo to Fukuoka via Osaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $950
Flights from Sapporo to Fukuoka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $950
Flights from Sapporo to Kita Kyushu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
Flights from Sapporo to Kita Kyushu via Yamagata, Nagoya
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Sapporo to Kita Kyushu via Aomori, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Sapporo to Fukuoka via Matsumoto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Sapporo to Kita Kyushu via Yamagata, Nagoya
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Peach Aviation Limited
Website
flypeach.com
Flights from Sapporo to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Sapporo to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Sapporo to Kita Kyushu via Seoul
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $500
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sapporo(Jr) to New Chitose Airport
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Hakata
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Hakata
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Saga to Hakata
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Sapporo(Jr) to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Hokuto Kotsu
Website
hokto.co.jp
Bus from Sapporo Station to Shin Hakodate Hokuto
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
hokto.co.jp
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Sakaide Interchange Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
10 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$101
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Sakaide IC to Hiroshima Shinkansenguchi
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Miyako Kotsu
Website
miyakou.co.jp
Night bus from Sendai to Nagoya Kintetsu BC
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$94
Schedules at
miyakou.co.jp
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Night bus from Meitetsu Nagoya to Hakata Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$92
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Ferry operators
Shin Nihonkai Ferry
Website
snf.jp
Car ferry from Otaru to Maizuru
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $190
Schedules at
snf.jp
State Room
$170 - $230
Tourist
$85 - $190
Suite Room
$410 - $490
Deluxe Room
$260 - $340

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sapporo and Fukuoka is 1418 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sapporo to Fukuoka is to train and fly which costs ¥11000 - ¥41000 and takes 4 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Sapporo to Fukuoka is to train and fly which takes 4 h 14 min and costs ¥11000 - ¥41000.

No, there is no direct train from Sapporo to Fukuoka. However, there are services departing from Sapporo(Jr) and arriving at Hakata via Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto and Tokyo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Sapporo to Fukuoka, including transfers.