There are 6 ways to get from Shanghai to Fukuoka by plane, train, ferry, car, bus, car ferry or night bus

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Recommended option

Fly to Fukuoka  •  4 h 24 min

  1. PVG - FUK

$170 - $561

5 alternative options

Fly to Kita Kyushu, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. PVG - KKJ

$187 - $946

Train, ferry, drive  •  35 h 38 min

$382 - $527

Bus, ferry, drive  •  42 h 3 min

$331 - $416

Car ferry, train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$290 - $387

Car ferry, ferry, bus, night bus  •  2 days 14 h

$311

What companies run services between Shanghai, China and Fukuoka, Japan?

Air China, China Eastern Airlines and two other airlines fly from Shanghai to Fukuoka 5 times a day.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Kita Kyushu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Fukuoka via Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Kita Kyushu via Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Kita Kyushu via Seoul
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Kita Kyushu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Kita Kyushu via Dalian
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Jin Air
Website
jinair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Kita Kyushu via Seoul
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Jinan West
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$60 - $70
1st Class Seat
$100 - $120
Business Class Seat
$180 - $220
Train from Jinan West to Gaomi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$23 - $27
1st Class Seat
$36 - $41
Business Class Seat
$70 - $85
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Gaomi to Yantai
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$9 - $15
Hard Sleeper
$18 - $27
Soft Sleeper
$28 - $40
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai General to Wuxi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Wuxi to Suzhou South
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Suzhou South to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Qingdao to Weihai
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Universal Studios Japan to Kurashima
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Night bus from Kurashima to Hakata BT
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Ferry operators
Yantai Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 8827
Website
yantaiferry.com
Ferry from Yantai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Schedules at
yantaiferry.com
VIP
$223
Royal
$158
Deluxe
$140
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Busan to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$119
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
Jiadong Ferry
Phone
+82 31 684 5999
Website
pjferry.co.kr
Ferry from Weihai Port to Pyeongtaek Port
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
pjferry.co.kr
ROY
$153
DLX
$135
FST
$116
SND
$107
Xin Jian Zhen
Website
shinganjin.com
Car ferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
Ave. Duration
47 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Schedules at
shinganjin.com
2nd Class B
$183
1st Class
$228
Special Class
$365
VIP
$912
Shanghai Ferry Company
Website
shanghai-ferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Shanghai Port to Osaka Port
Ave. Duration
46 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$204
Schedules at
shanghai-ferry.co.jp
Captain Line
Phone
06-6573-8222
Email
capt.line@info.email.ne.jp
Website
mmjp.or.jp
Ferry from Kaiyukan West Pier to Universal City Port
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
mmjp.or.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Shanghai and Fukuoka is 881 km.

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Fukuoka is to fly which costs ¥1000 - ¥3600 and takes 4 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Shanghai to Fukuoka is to fly which takes 4 h 24 min and costs ¥1000 - ¥3600.

It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Shanghai to Fukuoka, including transfers.