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

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Bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Sasebo to Kiyama AP
  2. Take the bus from Kousoku Kiyama to Beppu Kitahama

$28 - $49

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Train  •  4 h 12 min

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

$70 - $91

Train via Kokura  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Sasebo to Shin-Tosu
  2. Take the train from Shin-Tosu to Kokura
  3. Take the train from Kokura to Beppu

$83 - $113

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Sasebo to Beppu 132.8 miles

$22 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Sasebo to Beppu. However, there are services departing from Sasebo and arriving at Beppu Kitahama via Kousoku Kiyama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sasebo to Beppu. However, there are services departing from Sasebo and arriving at Beppu via Hakata. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 12 min.

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The distance between Sasebo and Beppu is 165 km. The road distance is 212.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sasebo to Beppu without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Sasebo to Beppu, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Sasebo to Beppu is to bus which takes 3 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 12 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Sasebo to Beppu.
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  • Distance: 103.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

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

You can take a bus from Sasebo to Beppu via Kiyama AP and Kousoku Kiyama in around 3 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sasebo to Beppu via Hakata in around 4 h 12 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sasebo to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
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 Sasebo to Shin-Tosu
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $29
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 Sasebo to Kiyama AP
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $21
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 Sasebo to Beppu is 213 km. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from Sasebo to Beppu.

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There are 210+ hotels available in Beppu. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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