Seaport of Hakata

Hakata is a seaport with the code JPHTD, located in Japan in the city of Fukuoka. The port has been growing impressively, especially in terms of international exchange with the Korea Peninsula and China. It has been conducting this activity ever since ancient times. In the past few years, the port has accepted many international and national cruise vessels. The reason for this interest seems to stem from the port’s close proximity to other cities, as the port is located 200 km from Busan in Korea and 900 km from Shanghai in China. The facility offers passenger services thanks to which you can easily reach Korea within three hours. It services the largest number of passengers within the international traffic between Japan’s seaports. The city itself, where the port is located, is very attractive for tourists. There are many sightseeing spots, and one can taste many traditional dishes at one of the local restaurants. You can eat pasta and sea fruit, among others.

Seaport of Hakata

Seaport of Hakata. Source: © autorzy OpenStreetMap. Open Database License.

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Import from Hakata to do Gdynia – 40 days.
Export to Hakata from Gdynia – 41 days.

Shipowners supports Hakata: APL, Hanjin, Hyundai, K-Line.