Niseko Village is well served by Sapporo's New Chitose Airport (CTS), the largest commercial airport in Hokkaido, operating a large number of both domestic and international flights on a daily basis. A wide selection of transportation choices to access Niseko Village is available as below:
During winter, daily scheduled coach services are available from New Chitose Airport or from Sapporo to Niseko. The coach will conveniently stops at the entrances of every accommodation within Niseko Village with a journey time of approximately 2.5 hours. Please contact the coach operators for reservations, ticket prices, operating dates and hours:
NISEKO VILLAGE AIRPORT EXPRESS
HOKKAIDO RESORT LINER BUS
WHITE LINER BUS
Distance: From Sapporo to Niseko Village via National Highway 230 - approximately 97km
Distance: From New Chitose Airport to Niseko Village via National Highway 276 - approximately 110km
The average travelling time for both routes is 120 minutes and will vary depending on weather conditions. Car rental service counters are available at New Chitose Airport.
Rapid service and local trains operate between New Chitose Airport, Sapporo, Otaru, Kutchan and Niseko. For more information, visit JR Hokkaido Railway Company
• JR Hokkaido (011) 222 7111
Complimentary scheduled shuttle service is available from Kutchan station. Taxi service are available from Kutchan or Niseko Station to Niseko Village.
ACCESS WITHIN NISEKO VILLAGE
Niseko Village Shuttle Service
Complimentary scheduled Niseko Village shuttle service between The Green Leaf Niseko Village and Hilton Niseko Village to Hirafu and Kutchan towns is available for in-house guests, or take a short stroll to the Upper Village Gondola situated nearby Hinode Hills for easy access to the village centre. Find out more in the Winter Shuttle Bus Schedule.
Niseko United Shuttle Service
Scheduled Niseko United shuttle service links Niseko Village to Niseko Annupuri and Grand Hirafu ski resorts, and is complimentary for Niseko United All Mountain Lift Pass holders. Regular fares will apply for passengers without a Niseko United All Mountain Lift Pass. Find out more in the Niseko United Shuttle Schedule.
Niseko Yumeguri Onsen Bus
Hop on this scheduled shuttle bus at The Green Leaf Niseko Village carpark and take a tour across Niseko to try out the different local onsen from December to March. A nominal bus fare applies per ride.