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There are 5 ways to get from Furano to Utoro by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  8h 37m

  1. Take the train from Furano to Asahikawa
  2. Take the train from Asahikawa to Abashiri
  3. Take the bus from Abashiri Station to Utoro Spa Terminal

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10h 46m

  1. Take the bus from 本通5丁目 to 旭川駅前 旭川線
  2. Take the bus from 旭川駅前 to 北見バスターミナル
  3. Take the bus from Memanbetu Airport to Utoro Spa Terminal

3 alternative options

Train  •  9h 31m

  1. Take the train from Furano to Asahikawa JR Furano
  2. Take the train from Asahikawa to Abashiri Ltd Exp Okhotsk / ...

Bus via Mombetsu  •  13h 45m

  1. Take the bus from 本通5丁目 to 旭川駅前 旭川線
  2. Take the bus from 旭川駅前 to 紋別ターミナル
  3. Take the bus from ホテルオホーツクパレス紋別 to 北こぶし知床ホテル&リゾート

Drive  •  4h 24m

  1. Drive from Furano to Utoro 320.6 km

Furano to Utoro by bus

6 Weekly Buses
13h 45m Average Duration
¥6767 Cheapest Price
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Furano → Utoro
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Utoro is 0120-565653.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Utoro is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Utoro is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0120-565653.

Last updated: 15 Sep 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Furano to Utoro is to drive which costs ¥5000 - ¥7500 and takes 4h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Furano to Utoro is to drive which costs ¥5000 - ¥7500 and takes 4h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Furano to Utoro. However, there are services departing from 本通5丁目 and arriving at Utoro Spa Terminal via 旭川駅前, 北見 and Memanbetu Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 46m.

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The distance between Furano and Utoro is 225 km. The road distance is 320.6 km.

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The best way to get from Furano to Utoro without a car is to train and bus which takes 8h 37m and costs ¥7500 - ¥14000.

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It takes approximately 8h 37m to get from Furano to Utoro, including transfers.

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Furano to Utoro bus services, operated by Furano bus, depart from 本通5丁目 station.

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The best way to get from Furano to Utoro is to train which takes 9h 31m and costs ¥7500 - ¥13000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥5500 - ¥10000 and takes 10h 46m.

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Furano to Utoro bus services, operated by Abashiri Bus, arrive at Utoro Spa Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Furano to Utoro is 321 km. It takes approximately 4h 24m to drive from Furano to Utoro.

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Map of how to get from Furano to Utoro.
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  • Distance: 224.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 37m

What companies run services between Furano, Japan and Utoro, Japan?

You can take a train from Furano to Utoro via Asahikawa, Abashiri, Shiretoko-Shari, and 斜里バスターミナル in around 9h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Furano to Utoro via 旭川駅前, 北見, and Memanbetu Airport in around 10h 46m.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Furano to Asahikawa
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥850 - ¥1300
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Asahikawa to Abashiri
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥8500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥5500 - ¥8000
Reserved Seat
¥6000 - ¥8500
Green Seat
¥8000 - ¥12000
Bus operators
Abashiri Bus
Phone
0152-43-4101
Website
abashiribus.com
Bus from Abashiri Station to Utoro Spa Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥1900
Schedules at
abashiribus.com
Bus from Memanbetu Airport to Utoro Spa Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
¥1500 - ¥2300
Schedules at
abashiribus.com
Shari Bus
Phone
0152-23-3145
Website
sharibus.co.jp
Bus from Abashiri Station to Utoro Onsen Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
¥1600 - ¥3300
Schedules at
sharibus.co.jp
Bus from Memambetsu Airport to Utoro Onsen Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
¥2000 - ¥3400
Schedules at
sharibus.co.jp
Furano bus
Website
furanobus.jp
Bus from 本通5丁目 to 旭川駅前
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥750 - ¥1100
Schedules at
furanobus.jp
北海道バス
Website
hokkaidoubus-newstar.jp
Bus from 旭川駅前 to 北見バスターミナル
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥2600 - ¥4000
Schedules at
hokkaidoubus-newstar.jp
Bus from 旭川駅前 to 紋別ターミナル
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥1600 - ¥3500
Schedules at
hokkaidoubus-newstar.jp
East Hokkaido Express Bus
Website
easthokkaido.com
Bus from ホテルオホーツクパレス紋別 to 北こぶし知床ホテル&リゾート
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
¥4400 - ¥6000
Schedules at
easthokkaido.com

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