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Kurume City is located in central Kyushu and is easily accessible by most modes of transportation.
It can truly be called Kyushu's crossroad! Whether by plane, train, or automobile, your trip to Kurume City is sure to be a comfortable one.

Located in southern Fukuoka Prefecture, Kurume City which is a suburban core city filled with energy.
While streets lined with buildings and bustling shopping zones spread throughout the city, the city is also blessed with rich nature, including the Mino Mountain Range and the Chikugo River.
In addition, it's a city where culture and history come alive.
Everyone can relax in Kurume, even if it's their first visit.

Access from Tokyo

By Plane About 1 hour and 50 minutes from Tokyo International (Haneda) Airport to Fukuoka Airport By Land About 5 hours and 10 minutes from Tokyo Station to Hakata Station by bullet train; about 25 minutes from there by limited express train

Access from Overseas

By Plane:
Direct flights available from Shenyang, Busan, Seoul, Jeju, Shanghai, Dalian, Tsingtao, Taipei, Beijing, Guangzhou, Wuhan, Manilla, Guam, Ho Chi Minh, Hanoi, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Singapore. It's also accessible via Narita, Kansai, and Chubu Centrair International Airports as well as cities throughout Asia (such as Seoul) and the rest of the world.

*Time required to Fukuoka Airport
Departure Place
Time Required
Shenyang
2 hours and 15 minutes
Busan
50 minutes
Seoul
1 hour and 15 minutes
Jeju
1 hour
Shanghai
1 hour and 40 minutes
Dalian
1 hour and 45 minutes
Tsingtao
1 hour and 50 minutes
Taipei
2 hours
Beijing
2 hours and 30 minutes
Guangzhou
2 hours and 45 minutes
Wuhan
4 hours and 35 minutes
Manilla
3 hours and 20 minutes
Guam
3 hours and 30 minutes
Ho Chi Minh
4 hours and 30 minutes
Hanoi
4 hours and 50 minutes
Hong Kong
4 hours and 40 minutes
Bangkok
5 hours
Singapore
6 hours and 15 minutes

By Plane

Departure Place
Time Required
Sapporo
2 hours and 15 minutes
Sendai
1 hour and 45 minutes
Narita
1 hour and 40 minutes
Tokyo
1 hour and 30 minutes
Komatsu
1 hour and 25 minutes
Nagoya
1 hour and 10 minutes
Osaka
1 hour and 5 minutes
Izumo
1 hour and 10 minutes
Kochi
55 minutes
Matsuyama
45 minutes
Miyazaki
40 minutes
Kagoshima
45 minutes
Naha
1 hour and 35 minutes

■Access from Fukuoka Airport

  • By Train: Transfer from Fukuoka City Subway's Kuko Line to a Nishitetsu train at Fukuoka (Tenjin) Station (about 45 minutes)
  • By Bus: About 45 minutes by express bus
  • By Car: About 40 minutes via the Fukuoka Urban and Kyushu Expressways

By Train

【JR】
Departure Place
Time Required
Osaka
2 hours and 59 minutes
Okayama
2 hours and 7 minutes
Hakata
15 minutes
Nagasaki
1 hour and 54 minutes
Oita
2 hours and 36 minutes
Kumamoto
22 minutes
Kagoshima
1 hour and 11 minutes

【Nishitetsu train】
Departure Place
Time Required
Fukuoka Tenjin
30 minutes
Futsukaichi
15 minutes
Yanagawa
15 minutes
Omuta
30 minutes

By Car

Departure Place
Time Required
Yahata
45 minutes
Fukuoka
22 minutes
Dazaifu
15 minutes
Tosu
7 minutes
Saga
22 minutes
Sasebo
1 hour
Nagasaki
1 hour and 20 minutes
Oita
1 hour and 40 minutes
Yufuin
1 hour and 10 minutes
Hita
35 minutes
Hirokawa
6 minutes
Kumamoto
40 minutes
Hitoyoshi
1 hour and 30 minutes
Ebino
1 hour and 50 minutes
Miyazaki
2 hours and 50 minutes
Kagoshima
4 hours and 45 minutes

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