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 extensive bus, train and road 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 different cities in Japan, and please get off at the Kutchan Station.
There are several different ways to get to Niseko by road. Public or private charter bus seems to be the most popular options during winter, to avoid driving in snowy conditions. For summer, renting your own car is recommended, in order to fully enjoy what the great Niseko area has to offer!