General Information

Fukuoka is situated on Kyushu Island:

Travel Information


Fukuoka is served by the Fukuoka International Airport (FUK) accepting both the international and domestic flights.

Note that KLM suspends the direct flight Amsterdam-Fukuoka from January 5, 2016.


Shinkansen (super-express) train connects Fukuoka (Hakata Station) with other major cities such as Tokyo (in about 5 hours), Osaka (in about 2 hours 30 minutes), and Kyoto (in about 3 hours) .

Weather Information (for the end of February)

Temperature Average low 5 °C (41 °F)
Average high 12 °C (54 °F)
Average precipitation Rain: 11 days/month
Snow: 3 days/month
Humidity average 65%
Mean sunshine hours 130 hours/month