Travel from Tokyo to Fukuoka

Train or fly from Tokyo to Fukuoka?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Tokyo to Fukuoka hourly. Tickets cost $200 - $290 and the journey takes 5 hours. Alternatively, Skymark Airlines, Star Flyer and two other airlines fly from Tokyo to Fukuoka every 30 minutes.

How to get from Tokyo to Fukuoka

ModeDurationPrice
From Tokyo train to Hakata.5 h¥26314
From Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit bus to Sakaide IC, bus to Hiroshima, then train to Hakata.15 h 54 min¥22620
From Tokyo drive to Fukuoka.12 h¥14935
From Tokyo train to Hamamatsucho, Monorail to Tokyo Haneda airport, fly to Fukuoka airport, then subway to Fukuoka.3 h 40 min¥16835
From Tokyo train to Hamamatsucho, Monorail to Tokyo Haneda airport, fly to Kita Kyushu airport, taxi to Kokura, then train to Fukuoka.3 h 57 min¥30801
From Tokyo train to Tokyo Narita airport, fly to Fukuoka airport, then subway to Fukuoka.4 h 13 min¥13433
From Tokyo train to Hamamatsucho, Monorail to Tokyo Haneda airport, fly to Saga airport, taxi to Saga, then train to Fukuoka.4 h 50 min¥36985
From Tokyo train to Hamamatsucho, Monorail to Tokyo Haneda airport, fly to Kumamoto airport, taxi to Haramizu, train to Kumamoto, then train to Fukuoka.5 h 25 min¥28882
From Tokyo train to Hamamatsucho, Monorail to Tokyo Haneda airport, fly to Ube airport, bus to Shin-Yamaguchi, then train to Fukuoka.5 h 19 min¥24085

How long does it take to get from Tokyo to Fukuoka?

The train from Tokyo to Hakata takes 5 hours including transfers and departs hourly.

Is there a direct train between Tokyo and Fukuoka?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tokyo and arriving at Hakata. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 hours.

Operators from Tokyo to Fukuoka

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Japan Railways ShinkansenJapan Railways Shinkansen
JR East GroupJR East Group
Chugoku JR Bus CompanyChugoku JR Bus Company
Japan Railways (JR)Japan Railways (JR)
Tokyo MonorailTokyo Monorail
Skymark AirlinesSkymark Airlines
Star FlyerStar Flyer
All Nippon AirwaysAll Nippon Airways
Japan AirlinesJapan Airlines
Fukuoka SubwayFukuoka Subway
Narita Express (N'EX)Narita Express (N'EX)
JetStar JapanJetStar Japan
Peach Aviation LimitedPeach Aviation Limited
T'way AirT'way Air
Air BusanAir Busan
Asiana AirlinesAsiana Airlines
Jeju AirJeju Air
Korean AirKorean Air
Japan Railways Limited ExpressJapan Railways Limited Express
Solaseed AirSolaseed Air
Ube Bus0836-31-1133Ube Bus