Recommended Fastest
07:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
09:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Recommended Fastest
16:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
18:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Nihon Highway Bus WL07
eTicket Instant Recommended
21:30
Kyoto
11h bus ride in Express
08:30
+1
Fukuoka City

From Kyoto to Fukuoka by Trains

Recommended Fastest
07:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
09:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
08:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
10:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
09:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
11:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
10:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
12:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
11:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
13:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
12:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
14:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
13:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
15:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
14:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
16:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
15:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
17:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Recommended Fastest
16:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
18:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
17:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
19:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
18:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
20:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
19:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
21:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
20:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
22:40
Hakata Fukuoka
Fastest
21:00
Kyoto
2h 40m ride in train, Standard Seat
23:40
Hakata Fukuoka

From Kyoto to Fukuoka by Buses

Yutaka Kotsu UR3
eTicket Instant
19:45
Kyoto
10h 15m bus ride in AC Seater
06:00
+1
Fukuoka City
Yutaka Kotsu UR3
eTicket Instant
19:45
Kyoto
10h 15m bus ride in AC Seater
06:00
+1
Fukuoka City
Yutaka Kotsu UR3
eTicket Instant
19:45
Kyoto
10h 15m bus ride in AC Seater
06:00
+1
Kokura Kitakyushu, Fukuoka
Yutaka Kotsu UR3
eTicket Instant
19:45
Kyoto
10h 15m bus ride in AC Seater
06:00
+1
Kokura Kitakyushu, Fukuoka
Yutaka Kotsu UR3
eTicket Instant
21:00
Kyoto
9h 30m bus ride in AC Seater
06:30
+1
Fukuoka City
Nihon Highway Bus WL07
eTicket Instant Recommended
21:30
Kyoto
11h bus ride in Express
08:30
+1
Fukuoka City
Nihon Highway Bus WL07
eTicket Instant
21:30
Kyoto
10h 45m bus ride in Express
08:15
+1
Fukuoka City
Nihon Highway Bus WL07
eTicket Instant
21:30
Kyoto
10h 45m bus ride in Express
08:15
+1
Fukuoka City
Yutaka Kotsu UR3
eTicket Instant
21:30
Kyoto
9h bus ride in Express
06:30
+1
Fukuoka City
Nihon Highway Bus WL07
eTicket Instant
21:30
Kyoto
11h bus ride in Express
08:30
+1
Fukuoka City
Yutaka Kotsu UR3
eTicket Instant
21:30
Kyoto
9h bus ride in Intercity
06:30
+1
Fukuoka City
Yutaka Kotsu UR3
eTicket Instant
21:30
Kyoto
9h bus ride in Intercity
06:30
+1
Fukuoka City
Nihon Highway Bus WL07
eTicket Instant
21:30
Kyoto
10h 45m bus ride in Express
08:15
+1
Kokura Kitakyushu, Fukuoka
Nihon Highway Bus WL07
eTicket Instant
21:30
Kyoto
10h 45m bus ride in Express
08:15
+1
Kokura Kitakyushu, Fukuoka
Nihon Highway Bus WL07
eTicket Instant
21:30
Kyoto
11h bus ride in Express
08:30
+1
Kokura Kitakyushu, Fukuoka
Nihon Highway Bus WL07
eTicket Instant
21:30
Kyoto
11h bus ride in Express
08:30
+1
Kokura Kitakyushu, Fukuoka

Kyoto to Fukuoka Schedule

Kyoto to Fukuoka Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 07:00 - 09:40¥ 18,542
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 08:00 - 10:40¥ 18,542
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 10:00 - 12:40¥ 18,542
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 12:00 - 14:40¥ 18,542
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 14:00 - 16:40¥ 18,542
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 16:00 - 18:40¥ 18,542
Yutaka Kotsu UR3 AC Seater 19:45 - 06:00¥ 6,490
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 18:00 - 20:40¥ 18,542
Yutaka Kotsu UR3 AC Seater 21:00 - 06:30¥ 5,986
Nihon Highway Bus WL07 Express 21:30 - 08:15¥ 5,986
Shinkansen Train Standard Seat 20:00 - 22:40¥ 18,542

Popular Routes in Japan

How to get from Kyoto to Fukuoka

When you want to get from Kyoto to Fukuoka, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Train. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A train ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about JPY 18,542. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as JPY 4,296.

How far is Kyoto from Fukuoka?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Kyoto to Fukuoka. Your trip will be a total of 392 miles (630 km). The flying distance is 380 miles (610 km).

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

The travel time from Kyoto to Fukuoka can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 11 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Kyoto to Fukuoka?

The cost of the trip from Kyoto to Fukuoka varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Yutaka Kotsu UR3: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as JPY 4,296 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a train - a one-way train ticket can cost as much as JPY 18,542.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Kyoto to Fukuoka:

  • Bus tickets - JPY 4,296 to JPY 8,484;
  • Train tickets - JPY 18,542 to JPY 18,542;

How many trips per day are there between Kyoto and Fukuoka?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 15 trains per day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 19:45 - you can also take a bus as late as 21:30. There are 6 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Kyoto to Fukuoka is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Kyoto to Fukuoka

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Kyoto to Fukuoka? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 1000 decided to go for a bus.