How much is a taxi in Fukuoka?Probably like your country you will pay a fixed fare at the start of your journey and then additional fees:
¥600 for the first kilometerThen additional fare depending on distance travelled:
¥250 for each additional kilometerThis means for a Fukuoka taxi you will pay:
¥1000 for 3KM
¥1500 for 5KM
¥3000 for 10KM
¥6000 for 20KM
¥8000 for 30KMThe cost for a taxi from Fukuoka Airport to Hakata Station is ¥1500.
Above costs are all approximate.
These fares are for standard 4-person taxis. Note that they don’t have huge space for luggage. Four people with luggage may need two taxis. Larger ‘jumbo’ taxis are sometimes available for higher cost.
The fare will increase for waiting time or driving slowly in a traffic jam. You’ll pay additional fees for things like ordering in advance or late-night hours. Toll fees will be added to your bill but you probably won’t encounter tolls in trips around the city center.
You can use this taxi fare calculator to get an estimate of the taxi cost around Fukuoka.