All you need to know
Located conveniently in the southwest corner of Hokkaido, Niseko is situated 50 kilometres south-west of Japan’s fifth largest city, Sapporo and 80 kilometres west of Hokkaido’s international airport, New Chitose Airport. There are also extensive bus and train links to the area.
The nearest airport to Niseko is Sapporo's New Chitose Airport, which receives flights from all over Japan and some international destinations as well.
Ferries are a popular choice for visitors who have plenty of time.
Niseko can be reached by train from New Chitose Airport via Otaru.
Several bus companies provide door-to-door services to Niseko and its main ski resorts while there are many car rental options available.