The ferry makes an overnight run between Beppu and Osaka and Kōbe (one way/return ¥7900/15,500, 12 hours), stopping at Matsuyama (4½ hours). The evening boat departs between 6.45pm and 7.35pm to western Honshū and p…
This Fukuoka-based company runs buses between Beppu and Fukuoka Airport in about two hours for ¥3190, departing from Kitahama bus stop.
Flights go to Ōita Airport from Tokyo Haneda and Narita, Nagoya, and Osaka Itami Airports. Flights also operate to Seoul.
Car rental in the station; rental starts at about ¥5400 per day.