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Hakata Port(area:KYUSHU/FUKUOKA)

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Hakata Port has been developing as a hub for international exchanges with the Korean Peninsula and the mainland China since ancient times. In recent years, the port has been welcoming a number of domestic and international cruise ships as it is located about 200km to Busan, Korea and about 900km to Shanghai, China. Hakata Port has a liner passenger service connecting the port with Busan, Korea in about three hours and handles the largest number of international passengers among sea ports in Japan. Hakata Port is located in Fukuoka City, a comfortable city where a resort area with rich nature and an attractive urban area coexist and keep a good balance. The city has a good access to the port. Its compactness enables many tourists enjoy sightseeing to historical shrines and temples or shopping. The city is also one of the best Japanese cities for good food. Visitors can enjoy variety of food such as ramen noodles and seafood.

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Ramen & other Noodles

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Port Information

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Location Cruise Promotion Section Hakata Port and Harbor Bureau
12-1, Okihama-machi, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka City 8128620 JAPAN
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Nearest major airport Fukuoka Airport(Car  25 minute ) map
Nearest major train station JR Hakata Station(Car or Bus 15 minute ) map
Nishitetsu Fukuoka(Tenjin)Station(Car or Bus 15 minute ) map
Nearest major bus station Hakata Port International Terminal, Nishitetsu Bus ( Foot  5 minute ) map
Berth Chuo Wharf Berth No.5 map
Chuo Wharf Berth No.9 map
Hakozaki Wharf Berth No.5 map
Service Terminalmap
Tourist informationmap
Foreign exchangemap
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Port management Hakata Port and Harbor Bureau, Fukuoka City  
TEL +81-92-282-7177(Cruise Promotion Section,Hakata Port & Harbor Bureau)  
E-MAIL cruise.PHB@city.fukuoka.lg.jp  
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