There are 6 ways to get from Aomori to Sapporo by plane, train, car ferry, car or bus

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

Recommended option

Fly Aomori to Sapporo, train  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Aomori (AOJ) to Sapporo (CTS) AOJ - CTS
  2. Take the train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)

$93 - $356

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Aomori to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto Shinkansen Hayabusa
  2. Take the bus from Shin Hakodate Hokuto to Sapporo Station

$50 - $97

4 alternative options

Train to Misawa, fly to Sapporo Okadama Apt  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Aomori to Misawa
  2. Fly from Misawa (MSJ) to Sapporo Okadama Apt (OKD) MSJ - OKD

$450 - $1,178

Train, train to Hakodate, fly to Sapporo Okadama Apt  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Aomori to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto
  2. Take the train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Hakodate
  3. Fly from Hakodate (HKD) to Sapporo Okadama Apt (OKD) HKD - OKD

$159 - $850

Train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Aomori to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto Shinkansen Hayabusa
  2. Take the train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Sapporo(Jr) Ltd Exp Super Hokuto

$103 - $132

Car ferry, drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Aomori to Hakodate
  2. Drive from Hakodate to Sapporo

$65 - $78

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aomori to Sapporo is to car ferry and drive which costs ¥7000 - ¥9000 and takes 6 h 29 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Aomori to Sapporo is to fly and train which takes 2 h 59 min and costs ¥10000 - ¥39000.

More details

The distance between Aomori and Sapporo is 255 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Aomori to Sapporo, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Aomori to Sapporo. However, there are services departing from Shin-Aomori and arriving at Sapporo(Jr) via Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

More details

What companies run services between Aomori, Japan and Sapporo, Japan?

You can take a train from Aomori to Sapporo via Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto in around 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Aomori to Sapporo
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Misawa to Sapporo Okadama Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Hakodate to Sapporo Okadama Apt
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Aomori to Sapporo
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Hakodate
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Aoimori Railway
Website
aoimorirailway.com
Train from Aomori to Misawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Hokuto Kotsu
Website
hokto.co.jp
Bus from Shin Hakodate Hokuto to Sapporo Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
hokto.co.jp
Ferry operators
Tsugaru Kaikyo Ferry
Website
tsugarukaikyo.co.jp
Car ferry from Aomori to Hakodate
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
tsugarukaikyo.co.jp

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Travelling to and around Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Getting to Rome from the airport and Train travel in France: A guide to SNCF - to help you get the most out of your next trip.