Kumamoto, located 110km southeast of Fukuoka airport, is a fascinating city packed with rich culture, natural beauty, and exciting Kyushu cuisine. Home to one-of-a-kind attractions, therapeutic hot springs and authentic restaurants, Kumamoto is a must when travelling to Japan.
If you are landing at Fukuoka International Airport (FUK) and you want to make your way to Kumamoto City, you have three transportation options; you can take a taxi, the train or the bus. Taking a taxi or private transfer is the safest and most comfortable way to travel. Taxis are available 24/7 and take 1 hour 30 minutes from Fukuoka airport to Kumamoto. For a faster alternative, you can take the train, which takes 40 minutes. Lastly, the most cost-savvy alternative is to take the bus to Kumamoto and reach your destination in approximately two hours.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Fukuoka at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.