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Introducing Fukuoka


This peaceful Japanese city is located to the south of the Genkai Sea. Surrounded by mountains, Fukuoka is the closest Japanese city to mainland China and resembles a Mediterranean city with its friendly, welcoming people. “Hakata-ben” is the Japanese dialect spoken in Fukuoka – Hakata is the name of a settlement located near Fukuoka Castle. You can get around the city using the subway system.

Fukuoka is known for:


Seaside Urban Entertainment and Shopping History and Art

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Nakagawa (12 km)
Kasuya (17 km)
Shime (12 km)
CURRENCY
Japanese Yen (JPY)

COUNTRY CODE
+81

ELECTRIC POWER
A, B

TIME ZONE
GMT +9

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
€3.21

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL (2 PEOPLE)
€23.25

Average Temperature

Fukuoka airport information

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PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

You can get from the airport to Fukuoka city center using the bus service which leaves every 30 minutes. The journey costs 205 Japanese yen and it takes around 18 minutes to get to Hakata Station in the city center.

Average time from airport: 30 minutes

Distance from airport: 205 Japanese yen

TAXI:

If you don’t want to waste time waiting for buses, you can get to the city center using the 24 hour taxi service that runs from the airport. The average cost of a taxi from the airport to the city center is 2,800 Japanese yen.

Average taxi price: 2,800 Japanese yen.

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