There are 9 ways to get from Hakuba to Sapporo by train, plane, bus, car ferry or car

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

Train to Matsumoto, fly, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Hakuba to Shiojiri
  2. Fly from Matsumoto (MMJ) to Sapporo (CTS) MMJ - CTS
  3. Take the train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)

$277 - $735

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  26 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Nagano to Niigata-eki
  2. Take the car ferry from Niigata to Otaru

$109 - $184

7 alternative options

Bus, train to Toyama, fly, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Hakuba-Happo bus terminal to Nagano station
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Toyama
  3. Fly from Toyama (TOY) to Sapporo (CTS) TOY - CTS
  4. Take the train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)

$233 - $697

Bus, train to Komatsu, fly, train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Hakuba-Happo bus terminal to Nagano station
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Kanazawa
  3. Fly from Komatsu (KMQ) to Sapporo (CTS) KMQ - CTS
  4. Take the train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)

$257 - $827

Bus, train to Tokyo Haneda, fly, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Hakuba-Happo bus terminal to Nagano station
  2. Take the train from Nagano to Tokyo
  3. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Sapporo (CTS) HND - CTS
  4. Take the train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)

$155 - $662

Train  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Nagano to Omiya(Saitama)
  2. Take the train from Omiya(Saitama) to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto
  3. Take the train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Sapporo(Jr)

$273 - $378

Train via Itoigawa  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Itoigawa to Omiya(Saitama)
  2. Take the train from Omiya(Saitama) to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto
  3. Take the train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Sapporo(Jr)

$282 - $394

Bus, train  •  24 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Hakuba Happo to Shinagawa Station East Exit
  2. Take the bus from Tokyo to Aomori
  3. Take the train from Shin-Aomori to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto
  4. Take the bus from Shin Hakodate Hokuto to Sapporo Bus Terminal

$190 - $285

Drive, car ferry  •  15 h 9 min

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

$133 - $176

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hakuba to Sapporo is to drive and car ferry which costs ¥15000 - ¥20000 and takes 15 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hakuba to Sapporo is to train and fly which costs ¥31000 - ¥85000 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Hakuba and Sapporo is 768 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Hakuba to Sapporo, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Hakuba to Sapporo. However, there are services departing from Hakuba and arriving at Sapporo(Jr) via Minami-Otari, Itoigawa, Omiya(Saitama) and Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 38 min.

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

You can take a train from Hakuba to Sapporo via Nagano station, Nagano, Omiya(Saitama), and Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto in around 12 h 14 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Toyama to Sapporo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Toyama to Sapporo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Komatsu to Sapporo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Komatsu to Sapporo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Komatsu to Sapporo via Sendai
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sapporo
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Komatsu to Sapporo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sapporo
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
AIRDO
Website
airdo.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sapporo
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $850
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sapporo
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Matsumoto to Sapporo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakuba to Shiojiri
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Sapporo(Jr)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
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
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagano to Toyama
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $60
Reserved seat
$50 - $65
Green seat
$65 - $90
Train from Nagano to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$55 - $75
Reserved seat
$60 - $80
Green seat
$80 - $110
Train from Nagano to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$50 - $75
Reserved seat
$60 - $75
Green seat
$75 - $110
Train from Nagano to Omiya(Saitama)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $65
Reserved seat
$55 - $70
Green seat
$70 - $95
Train from Omiya(Saitama) to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$150 - $210
Reserved seat
$170 - $210
Green seat
$220 - $300
Train from Itoigawa to Omiya(Saitama)
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$65 - $90
Reserved seat
$75 - $95
Green seat
$95 - $130
Train from Shin-Aomori to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$40 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $60
Green seat
$60 - $80
Bus operators
Alpico Group
Phone
+886-2-2501-8559
Website
alpico.co.jp
Bus from Hakuba-Happo bus terminal to Nagano station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
alpico.co.jp
Keikyu Limousine
Website
hnd-bus.com
Bus from Hakuba Happo to Shinagawa Station East Exit
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
hnd-bus.com
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo to Aomori
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Hokuto Kotsu
Website
hokto.co.jp
Bus from Shin Hakodate Hokuto to Sapporo Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
hokto.co.jp
Nagaden Bus
Website
nagadenbus.co.jp.e.aaf.hp.transer.com
Bus from Nagano to Niigata-eki
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
nagadenbus.co.jp.e.aaf.hp.transer.com
Ferry operators
Shin Nihonkai Ferry
Website
snf.jp
Car ferry from Niigata to Otaru
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Schedules at
snf.jp
State Room
$110 - $160
Tourist
$60 - $130
Suite Room
$330 - $360
Deluxe Room
$170 - $220
Tourist J
$58
State room B
$115
Deluxe room A
$190
Suite
$328
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
$38
Schedules at
tsugarukaikyo.co.jp

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