A Gateway from Asia

More enhanced mobility will be possible soon with the extension plans for new constructions of an expressway and Kyushu Shinkansen (bullet train) west Kyushu route. Serving as a gateway from Asia, sufficient land and air infrastructure enables visitors for quick trips to Tokyo or Kyoto easily.

International bases Required time
Shanghai Pudong International Airport 155 min.
Incheon International Airport 80 min.
Incheon International Airport 80 min. New Chitose Airport Narita International Airport HANEDA AIRPORT(Tokyo International Airport) 115 min. KansaiInternational Airport 75 min. Chubu Centrair International Airport 85 min. Naha Airport 85 min. Shanghai Pudong International Airport 155 min. Hong Kong International Airport Suvarnabhumi Airport Beijing Capital International Airport Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Nagasaki Airport

Transportation Network

Domestic bases Required time
Tokyo Station 300 min.
Nagoya Station 197 min.
Kyoto Station 164 min.
Shin-Osaka Station 140 min.
Hiroshima Station 60 min.
Okayama Station 95 min.
Hakata Station 110 min.
Nagasaki Airport 40 min.

Trams Make Sightseeing Accessible

Trams that run through this compact city connects major tourist attractions easily with a day ticket as low as 500 yen which can be purchased at local hotels. A guided taxi, in English, is also available to visit famous sites more efficiently with comfort.