Melbourne (MEL) to Fukuoka (FUK)
Located on the northern shore of Japan’s Kyushu island, Fukuoka is known for its ancient temples, exemplary beaches, and modern shopping malls. Fukuoka is rapidly expanding into one of Japan’s largest cities, with plenty to see and do. Choose Cathay Pacific for your flights to Fukuoka and enjoy reclining seats and delicious high-quality cuisine no matter which class you choose.
What to do in Fukuoka
Visit the ruins of Fukuoka Castle at Maizuru Park, and enjoy impressive views of the city. For more skyline views, head to Tenjin Chuo Park, a rooftop garden overlooking the city. Learn more about the region's history, dating back thousands of years, at 8th century Buddhist temples, such as the Kushida Shrine and Shofukuji.
Travel tips for Fukuoka
Getting around in Fukuoka is efficient, with three core subway lines that connect the most key locations, including the airport. The city centre is perfectly easy to navigate on foot, and a good way to experience the local culture. For something different, rent a bike and join the locals. Taxis are available, too. Whatever mode of transport you choose on the ground, book your Fukuoka flights with Cathay Pacific and arrive rested and ready to go.