There are 7 ways to get from Hakodate to Shimo-furano by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Hakodate to Sapporo(Jr)
  2. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to Takikawa
  3. Take the train from Takikawa to Furano

$99 - $121

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Bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Hakodate to Sapporo Station
  2. Take the bus from Sapporo Station BT to Furano Station

$57 - $73

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Train, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Hakodate to Sapporo(Jr) Ltd Exp Super Hokuto
  2. Take the bus from Sapporo Station BT to Furano Station

$88 - $101

Train, Ski Bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Hakodate to Minami-Chitose Ltd Exp Super Hokuto
  2. Take the Ski Bus from New Chitose Airport to Furano Natulux Hotel

$101 - $114

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Hakodate to Shimo-furano 251.8 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Sapporo Okadama Apt, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Hakodate (HKD) to Sapporo Okadama Apt (OKD) HKD - OKD
  2. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to Takikawa
  3. Take the train from Takikawa to Furano

$148 - $829

Fly to Sapporo, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Hakodate (HKD) to Sapporo (CTS) HKD - CTS
  2. Take the train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)
  3. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to Takikawa
  4. Take the train from Takikawa to Furano

$86 - $294

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hakodate to Shimo-furano station. However, there are services departing from Hakodate and arriving at Furano Station via Sapporo Station BT. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hakodate to Shimo-furano. However, there are services departing from Hakodate and arriving at Furano via Sapporo(Jr) and Takikawa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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The distance between Hakodate and Shimo-furano is 221 km. The road distance is 402.8 km.

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The best way to get from Hakodate to Shimo-furano without a car is to train which takes 7 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to get from Hakodate to Shimo-furano, including transfers.

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Hakodate to Shimo-furano bus services, operated by Hokuto Kotsu, depart from Hakodate station.

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Hakodate to Shimo-furano train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Hakodate station.

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The best way to get from Hakodate to Shimo-furano is to train which takes 7 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Hakodate Airport to Sapporo Okadama Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Hakodate to Shimo-furano bus services, operated by Furano bus, arrive at Furano Station.

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Map of how to get from Hakodate to Shimo-furano.
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  • Distance: 138.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 10 min

What companies run services between Hakodate, Japan and Shimo-furano, Japan?

You can take a train from Hakodate to Shimo-furano via Sapporo(Jr) and Takikawa in around 7 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hakodate to Shimo-furano via Sapporo Station and Sapporo Station BT in around 8 h 48 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
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 Hakodate to Sapporo
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakodate to Sapporo(Jr)
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Sapporo(Jr) to Takikawa
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakodate to Minami-Chitose
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Takikawa to Furano
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Furano bus
Website
furanobus.jp
Bus from Sapporo Station BT to Furano Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
furanotourism.com
Hokkaido Access Network
Website
access-n.jp
Bus from New Chitose Airport to Furano Natulux Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
access-n.jp
Hokuto Kotsu
Website
hokto.co.jp
Bus from Hakodate to Sapporo Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hokto.co.jp

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Hakodate to Shimo-furano train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Furano station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hakodate to Shimo-furano is 403 km. It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to drive from Hakodate to Shimo-furano.

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Japan Airlines offers flights from Hakodate Airport to Sapporo Okadama Apt Airport.

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There are 75+ hotels available in Shimo-furano. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hakodate to Hakodate Airport is to Airport Shuttle bus which takes 27 min and costs .

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