There are 5 ways to get from Tokushima to Kyushu by train, car, plane or bus

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Train  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Tokushima to Takamatsu(Kagawa)
  2. Take the train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Okayama
  3. Take the train from Okayama to Kumamoto

¥13256 - ¥21643

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Drive  •  7h 15m

  1. Drive from Tokushima to Kumamoto 640.8 km

¥7000 - ¥11000

Fly Tokushima to Fukuoka, train, bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Fly from Tokushima (TKS) to Fukuoka (FUK) TKS - FUK
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Shin-Tamana
  3. Take the bus from Shintamana Sta. to Yamaga Spa

Bus to Osaka Itami, fly to Kumamoto  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Tokushima Daigaku-mae to Sannomiya Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Osaka Itami (ITM) to Kumamoto (KMJ) ITM - KMJ

¥17550 - ¥37400

Bus to Kobe, fly to Kagoshima, train  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Tokushima Daigaku-mae to Sannomiya Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Kobe (UKB) to Kagoshima (KOJ) UKB - KOJ
  3. Take the train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Shinyatsushiro

¥19180 - ¥49210

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The cheapest way to get from Tokushima to Kyushu is to drive which costs ¥7000 - ¥11000 and takes 7h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Tokushima to Kyushu is to train which costs ¥13000 - ¥22000 and takes 5h 11m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tokushima to Kyushu. However, there are services departing from Tokushima and arriving at Kumamoto via Takamatsu(Kagawa) and Okayama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 11m.

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The distance between Tokushima and Kyushu is 352 km. The road distance is 640.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tokushima to Kyushu without a car is to train which takes 5h 11m and costs ¥13000 - ¥22000.

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It takes approximately 5h 11m to get from Tokushima to Kyushu, including transfers.

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Tokushima to Kyushu train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Tokushima station.

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The quickest flight from Tokushima Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Tokushima to Kyushu train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Kumamoto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokushima to Kyushu is 641 km. It takes approximately 7h 15m to drive from Tokushima to Kyushu.

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  • Distance: 352.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 11m

What companies run services between Tokushima, Japan and Kyushu, Japan?

You can take a train from Tokushima to Kumamoto via Takamatsu(Kagawa) and Okayama in around 5h 11m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Itami to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥9000 - ¥55000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokushima to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥8500 - ¥32000
Flights from Osaka Itami to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥8000 - ¥55000
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Kobe to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4300 - ¥31000
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokushima to Takamatsu(Kagawa)
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2300 - ¥2900
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Okayama
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥2300 - ¥2800
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokushima to Takamatsu(Kagawa)
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥1700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Takamatsu(Kagawa) to Okayama
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥1600
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Okayama to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥11000 - ¥16000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥11000 - ¥16000
Reserved seat
¥12000 - ¥16000
Green seat
¥16000 - ¥22000
Train from Hakata to Shin-Tamana
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3100 - ¥4700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥3100 - ¥4200
Reserved seat
¥3900 - ¥4700
Green seat
¥4800 - ¥6500
Train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Shinyatsushiro
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥4200 - ¥6000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥4200 - ¥6000
Reserved seat
¥5000 - ¥6000
Green seat
¥6000 - ¥8500
Bus operators
Kyushu Sanko Group
Website
kyusanko.co.jp
Bus from Shintamana Sta. to Yamaga Spa
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
kyusanko.co.jp
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Tokushima Daigaku-mae to Sannomiya Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3600
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp

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Japan Airlines offers flights from Tokushima Airport to Fukuoka Airport.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Kyushu. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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The best way to get from Tokushima to Tokushima Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs ¥4100 - ¥4900.

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