Hakata Station (博多駅 Hakata-eki) is a major railway station in Hakata-ku, Fukuoka, Japan. It is the largest and busiest station in Kyushu, and is a gateway to other cities in Kyushu for travellers from Honshu. The Sanyo Shinkansen from Osaka ends at this station.
The station is the main station of Fukuoka and also still named as 'Hakata'. Traveling from other cities to Fukuoka means you should look for 'Hataka' instead of Fukuoka.