There are 5 ways to get from Abashiri to Wakkanai by train, night train, car, plane or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Abashiri to Asahikawa Ltd Exp Taisetsu / ...
  2. Take the train from Asahikawa to Wakkanai Ltd Exp Sarobetsu

$107 - $133

Cheapest option

Fly from Memambetsu  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Memambetsu (MMB) to Wakkanai (WKJ) MMB - WKJ

$99 - $420

3 alternative options

Night train, train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the night train from Abashiri to Asahikawa Ltd Exp Taisetsu / ...
  2. Take the train from Asahikawa to Wakkanai Ltd Exp Sarobetsu

$107 - $133

Drive  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Abashiri to Wakkanai 197.6 miles

$30 - $50

Taxi to Nakashibetsu, fly  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shiretoko-Shari to Nakashibetsu
  2. Fly from Nakashibetsu (SHB) to Wakkanai (WKJ) SHB - WKJ

$276 - $653

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Abashiri to Wakkanai is to drive which costs ¥3700 - ¥5500 and takes 4 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Abashiri to Wakkanai is to drive which costs ¥3700 - ¥5500 and takes 4 h 34 min.

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The distance between Abashiri and Wakkanai is 257 km. The road distance is 316.2 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to get from Abashiri to Wakkanai, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Abashiri to Wakkanai. However, there are services departing from Abashiri and arriving at Wakkanai via Asahikawa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Abashiri, Japan and Wakkanai, Japan?

You can take a train from Abashiri to Wakkanai via Asahikawa in around 8 h 25 min. Alternatively, All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines fly from Abashiri to Wakkanai 3 times a day.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Memambetsu to Wakkanai via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Memambetsu to Wakkanai via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Nakashibetsu to Wakkanai via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Abashiri to Asahikawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Asahikawa to Wakkanai
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shiretoko-Shari to Nakashibetsu
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210

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