Niseko, Japan

By Road

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!

By Road

Bus Transportation: New Chitose Airport ↔ Niseko & Sapporo ↔ Niseko

White Liner Ski Bus      Contact: +81 11 624 8822   Opening Hours : 10:00-16:00 (JST)  Year round

Hokkaido Resort Liner              Contact: +81 11 200 0506   Opening Hours:9:00-18:00 (JST)

Charter Shuttle Bus : New Chitose Airport ↔ Niseko

Car Rental (recommended for summer only)

Car rental services available at New Chitose Airport: Nippon Rent-A-Car, Toyota Rent-A-Car, PEAK Niseko car rental, Time Car Rental, National Car Rental,  Nissan Rent-A-Car, Budget Rent a Car.

Please be sure to read each company's page for international driver's license requirements and necessary documentation to rent a car.

Car rental services in the Niseko area: PEAK Niseko car rental, Nippon Rent-A-Car, Toyota Rent-A-Car, Niseko Auto, and Ezo Rent A Car Niseko.

Car Journey Time

From Distance Journey Time Route
New Chitose Airport → Niseko 110km 2hrs 15mins Route 276 via the Bifue Pass
Sapporo → Niseko 100km 2hrs Route 230 via the Nakayama Pass
Otaru → Niseko 70km 1hr 15mins Route 5
Hakodate → Niseko 180km 3hrs

Hirafu Area Parking Map

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Taxi Services in Niseko

Hachiriki Taxi Reservation Center: 0136-21-2508
Niseko Hire: 0136-44-2635
Niseko International Transport: 0136-22-6180
Smile Kanko Taxi: 0136-48-2700
Sprint Taxi: 0136-55-5400

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