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TRANSPORTATION

The subway connects Fukuoka Airport directly with the city center. A 100-yen bus also operates between Hakata and Tenjin. We also recommend taking a cruise to get a taste of the resort life, and enjoying the city with ease via sightseeing taxi.
※To ensure every passengers could travel safely, all the public transportation services is taking measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. For more information, please check the websites of each transportation facilities.

Subway

From Fukuoka Kuko(airport)station it takes 5 minutes to Hakata station, and 11 minutes to Tenjin station. The subway runs every 3‒6 minutes during rush‒hour and 6‒8 minutes during the day.

【Measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19】
To prevent the spread of the COVID-19 infections, the station would update daily train congestion level during weekday commuting hours, disinfect the station and trains.

【Request for cooperation】
As the “Mask & Ride For Fukuoka’s Subways " has been announced, every passengers are required to wear a mask when using the public transportation. (Except children under the age of 2 years, or anyone with special circumstances.)
1.Please wear a mask when you use the subway.
#Except children under the age of 2 years, or anyone with special circumstances.
2.Please refrain from talking on the subway unless it is an emergency.
3.Please work remotely and stagger working hours to reduce congestion.

Inquiries
Fukuoka City Subway
092-734-7800
more information for preventing the spread of COVID-19

Sightseeing Bus
(FUKUOKA OPEN TOP BUS)

Fukuoka Open Top Bus is an open-top double-decker bus which offers sightseeing tours around the main tourist attractions in Fukuoka. Enjoy a one-hour bus ride, while feeling the nature and breeze of Fukuoka.

【Measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19】
The crew and bus driver are all required to wear masks and the bus has been disinfected frequently. Fukuoka Open Top Bus will make every effort to provide safe and secure services.

【Request for cooperation】
For the passengers, please cooperate by wearing a mask and following cough etiquette during the Fukuoka Open Top Bus tour.

Inquiries
Kyushu Express Bus Reservation Center(8:00~19:00)
0120-489-939
( Cell phone・PHS・IPphone 092-734-2727 )
more information for preventing the spread of COVID-19

Bus(Local Bus)

Local buses mainly arrive and depart from Hakata Kotsu Center (Hakata station bus terminal) and Tenjin Bus Center. Nishitetsu Bus’s “Canal City Line Bus” runs between Hakata, Canal City Hakata and Tenjin is also convenient for sightseeing. There is a direct bus to the shopping mall “Marinoa City” in Nishi ward and Seaside Momochi.
Fukuoka Airport Access Bus running between Fukuoka Airport and Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk via Canal City Hakata or Tenjin Fukuoka Shiyakusho-Mae is now available as another convenient option.

【Measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19】
To prevent the spread of the COVID-19 infections, the congestion during weekdays morning rush hours would be updated, also restrict the use of seats behind the driver and ensure regular ventilation in the bus.

【Request for cooperation】
・Please wear a mask.
・Please refrain from conversation in the car.
・Please cooperate with staggered working hours to avoid congestion.

Inquiries
Nishitetsu Bus (Nishitetsu Kurashi-Net)
0570-00-1010
Fukuoka Airport Access Bus (Information Center)
0570-064-820
more information for preventing the spread of COVID-19

JR Train

Limited express and Shinkansen trains connecting major cities in Kyushu travel to and from Hakata station, Kyushu’s largest and busiest station.

【Measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19】
To prevent the spread of the COVID-19 infections, the station and train crew are all required to wear masks, ensure thorough ventilation and disinfect regularly. There are various measures to ensure that passengers could use the train safely.

【Request for cooperation】
For the passengers, please cooperate by washing your hands, wearing a mask, following cough etiquette, refraining from talking in the car and staggered working hours etc.

Inquiries
Japan Railway (JR) Kyushu Information Center
050-3786-1717

Nishitetsu Train

Nishitetsu Fukuoka(Tenjin)station is located in Tenjin, you can take both local and limited express trains for ordinary fare. The train is directly connected to Dazaifu, making it very convenient for sightseeing. The fare starts at 160yen.

【Measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19】
To prevent the spread of the COVID-19 infections, the congestion information during weekday morning rush hours would be updated, ensure regular ventilation and disinfect in the carriages and related equipment.

【Request for cooperation】
・Please wear a mask.
・Please refrain from talking in the car.
・Please avoid congested carriages and pick a less busy one.
・Please open the windows depend on the situations if possible.

Inquiries
Nishitetsu Kurashi-Net
0570-00-1010
more information for preventing the spread of COVID-19

Sea Routes(Ferry)

You can go to Uminonakamichi and Shikanoshima Island by road, but we would recommend you to go by ferry. The ferry ride is a short 15 minutes and the terminals are conveniently located in Marizon(Seaside Momochi)and Bayside Place Hakata Futoh.

【Measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19】
To prevent the spread of the COVID-19 infections, the crew is required to wear masks, the waiting room and ferry are thoroughly disinfected.

【Request for cooperation】
1. Before boarding, please wash your hands and disinfect your fingers with an alcohol disinfectant.
2. Please wear a mask when boarding (Except children under the age of 2 years, or anyone with special circumstances.)
3. Please keep the distance with other customers as much as possible
4. Please refrain from talking unless it is emergency.

Inquiries
Fukuoka Municipal Ferry Service
092-291-1085
more information for preventing the spread of COVID-19
Hakata Bay Route (Uminaka Line)
092-845-1405
more information for preventing the spread of COVID-19

Taxi

The basic fare for a standard taxi within the city is 590 yen. Premium taxis, which offer higher quality service than standard taxis, have a Hakata-ori design that conveys the culture of Fukuoka and its spirit of hospitality.
There are also many sightseeing taxis that offer tours of points of interest in small groups. Also recommended is the “Ramen Taxi,” a unique way to enjoy ramen restaurants in Fukuoka.

【Measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19】
To prevent the spread of the COVID-19 infections, the crew is required to wear masks and check health condition, sterilize the car. Also for better ventilation, please cooperate by opening the window.

【Request for cooperation】
・Please wear a mask during the ride.
・For preventing the crew infections, the driver or crew members might ask all passengers take the back seat even if there are 3 passengers.
・Please use the money tray for payment.

Inquiries
Fukuoka City Taxi Association
092-434-5100
more information for preventing the spread of COVID-19

Fukuoka Urban Expressway

If you would like to enjoy sightseeing in Fukuoka by rental car, Fukuoka Urban Expressway is your best choice, which runs throughout Fukuoka City and its surrounding areas.
There are 38 toll gates along the expressway and you can easily access various tourist destinations.
The cash toll for standard-sized vehicles is 630 yen regardless of distance travelled. With an ETC card, you can get discounts for drives during specified time periods or days of week. (payment in advance)

【Measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19】
To prevent the spread of the COVID-19 infections, the crew is required to wear mask at toll gate and thorough disinfection.

【Request for cooperation】
Please use the ETC (Electronic Toll Collection) system as much as possible.

Inquiries
Fukuoka-Kitakyushu Expressway Public Corporation, Sales Section
092-631-0122
more information for preventing the spread of COVID-19
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