There are 10 ways to get from Seoul to Fukuoka by train, ferry, car ferry, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, ferry via Jungang Station  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Busan Station KTX Seoul
  2. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka

$172 - $201

Cheapest option

Train to Seoul, fly to Fukuoka  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Seoul (ICN) to Fukuoka (FUK) ICN - FUK

$64 - $230

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Train, ferry  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Busan Station KTX Seoul
  2. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka

$155 - $183

Train, car ferry  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Suseo SRT to Busan Station SRT Suseo
  2. Take the car ferry from Busan to Fukuoka, Hakata

$149 - $180

Bus, ferry  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Dongdaegu
  2. Take the bus from Dongdaegu to Gimhae Int'l Airport
  3. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka

$161 - $170

Drive, ferry  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Seoul to Busan
  2. Take the ferry from Busan to Fukuoka

$173 - $195

Fly Seoul Gimpo to Fukuoka  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Seoul Gimpo (GMP) to Fukuoka (FUK) GMP - FUK

$122 - $434

Train to Seoul, fly to Saga, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Seoul (ICN) to Saga (HSG) ICN - HSG
  3. Take the train from Saga to Hakata

$110 - $829

Train to Seoul, fly to Kita Kyushu, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
  2. Fly from Seoul (ICN) to Kita Kyushu (KKJ) ICN - KKJ
  3. Take the train from Kokura to Hakata

$94 - $705

Train to Daegu, fly to Fukuoka  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Seoul Station to Dongdaegu Station
  2. Fly from Daegu (TAE) to Fukuoka (FUK) TAE - FUK

$79 - $334

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Fukuoka is to train and fly which costs ₩70,000 - ₩260,000 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seoul to Fukuoka is to train and fly which costs ₩70,000 - ₩260,000 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The distance between Seoul and Fukuoka is 539 km.

The best way to get from Seoul to Fukuoka without a car is to train and ferry which takes 7 h 2 min and costs ₩190,000 - ₩230,000.

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Seoul to Fukuoka, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seoul Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Air Seoul, Eastar Jet, T'way Air and four other airlines offer flights from Seoul Airport to Fukuoka Airport.

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There are 403+ hotels available in Fukuoka. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seoul to Seoul Gimpo Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs ₩1,400 - ₩2,000.

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Fukuoka.
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  • Distance: 337.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 2 min

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Fukuoka, Japan?

Korean Air, Air Busan and six other airlines fly from Seoul to Fukuoka every 30 minutes.

Airlines
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Fukuoka via Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Fukuoka via Cheju, Busan
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Daegu to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Fukuoka via Busan
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Seoul to Kita Kyushu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Seoul to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Fukuoka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Fukuoka via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Seoul to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Fukuoka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Seoul to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Seoul to Saga
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Daegu to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Seoul to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Seoul to Kita Kyushu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Fukuoka via Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Seoul Gimpo to Fukuoka via Cheju, Busan
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Daegu to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $800
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Seoul to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Air Seoul
Website
flyairseoul.com
Flights from Seoul to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Seoul Station to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$75
Economy Class
$54
Standing
$51
Train from Seoul Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$66
Economy Class
$47
Standing
$45
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Suseo SRT to Busan Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$44 - $47
First Class
$65 - $69
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Seoul Express Bus Terminal to Dongdaegu
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Dongdaegu to Gimhae Int'l Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$124
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
Miraejet Kobee
Website
kobee.co.kr
Ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$108
Schedules at
kobee.co.kr
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