This is a dedicated page for passengers who have already determined their departures.
Your journey to encounter new experiences has already begun.
Prepare for your exciting trip by learning more about the schedule up to your departure date, as well as the original merchandise sold only on board the train!
We are all looking forward to meeting you at the exclusive lounge, “Kinsei.”
A prologue to the extraordinary, a space for hospitality.
Heartfelt reception begins before you board the train, in the exclusive lounge “Kinsei (Venus).”
Like the evening star that is its namesake, this place is where you are first welcomed, as the prologue to your trip that transforms the ordinary into the extraordinary.
Relax in this sophisticated space that is filled with the warmth of wood as you enjoy complimentary sweets confected by artisans of Fukuoka as well as live piano performances before your departure.
This is the exclusive lounge for the Seven Stars in Kyushu passengers, in which to spend their time before departure. The interior has been designed by Eiji Mitooka, who also undertook the concept for the Seven Stars in Kyushu train cars.
Parking Lot in the Vicinity
The Shinkansen Line Hakata Station Floor 4 Parking is the most convenient parking area.
(100 yen per 15 min; no discounts available)
Discounts for the parking fare are available for customers who shop at JR HAKATA CITY.
- Passengers arriving on JR Shinkansen Line
- ■ Move through the concourse on Floor 2, take the up escalator to JR HAKATA CITY to Floor 4, continue straight, and then take the down escalator to Floor 3. Exit the Shinkansen station area’s Floor 3 Transfer/Ticket Gate, take an immediate left to exit JR HAKATA CITY’s Floor 3 Ticket Gate, turn another left, and continue straight again.
- Passengers arriving on local JR lines
■ When arriving on Platforms 1 to 6:
Take the escalator to JR HAKATA CITY’s Floor 3, exit HAKATA CITY’s Floor 3 Ticket Gate, turn left, and continue straight.
■ When arriving on Platforms 7 & 8:
There are no escalators to JR HAKATA CITY from these platforms.
Please use the escalator on Platforms 5 & 6 to get to JR HAKATA CITY. ■ Passengers arriving from the Central Ticket Gate
Take AMU PLAZA Hakata’s Central Elevator or AMU PLAZA Hakata’s Interior Escalator to move to Floor 3.
Turn left in front of Hakata Hankyu and then continue straight.
- Passengers arriving by car
■ From Fukuoka Urban Expressway’s Hakataeki Higashi Ramp, drive approximately 5 minutes in the direction of Hakata Station.
■ From Fukuoka Urban Expressway’s Hanmichibashi Ramp, drive approximately 15 minutes in the direction of Hakata Station.
■ Take the stairs down from the Shinkansen Line Hakata Station Floor 4 Parking and turn immediately to the right.
- Passengers arriving through Fukuoka Airport
■ From Fukuoka Airport by subway to the direction of Hakata & Tenjin
Get off the subway at Hakata Station (duration: approx. 5 min, fare: 260 yen)
Exit Hakata Ticket Gate and Central 4 Gate, then take AMU PLAZA Hakata’s Central Elevator or AMU PLAZA Hakata’s Interior Escalator to Floor 3. Turn left in front of Hakata Hankyu and then continue straight.
- To Passengers Who Use Wheelchairs
■ Elevator Information
Please use Hakata Hankyu Department Store’s Interior Elevator.
Get off the elevator on Floor 3, emerge from Hankyu Department Store, turn right, and continue straight.
Seven Stars Original Goods