There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Shimo-furano by plane, train 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.

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Fly Melbourne to New Chitose, train  •  19h 24m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to New Chitose (CTS) MEL - 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

¥70553 - ¥206953

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Fly Melbourne to Kushiro, bus  •  24h 18m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Kushiro (KUH) MEL - KUH
  2. Take the bus from Tancho Kushiro Kuko(Kushiro Airport : Sweets Liner) to Obihiro-eki Bus Terminal(Intercity Bus)
  3. Take the bus from Obihiro-eki Bus Terminal(Intercity Bus) to Furano Ekimae(Furano Sta. : North Liner)

¥40629 - ¥126929

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Fly Melbourne to Asahikawa  •  19h 38m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Asahikawa (AKJ) MEL - AKJ

¥66953 - ¥202203

Bus to Avalon, fly to New Chitose, train  •  21h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross to Avalon Airport
  2. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to New Chitose (CTS) AVV - CTS
  3. Take the train from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)
  4. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to Takikawa
  5. Take the train from Takikawa to Furano

¥115553 - ¥337254

Bus to Avalon, fly to Asahikawa  •  21h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross to Avalon Airport
  2. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to Asahikawa (AKJ) AVV - AKJ

¥76953 - ¥272504

Fly Melbourne to Obihiro, bus  •  22h 43m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Obihiro (OBO) MEL - OBO
  2. Take the bus from Obihiro-eki Bus Terminal(Intercity Bus) to Furano Ekimae(Furano Sta. : North Liner)

¥42553 - ¥144853

Bus to Avalon, fly to Obihiro, bus  •  24h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross to Avalon Airport
  2. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to Obihiro (OBO) AVV - OBO
  3. Take the bus from Obihiro-eki Bus Terminal(Intercity Bus) to Furano Ekimae(Furano Sta. : North Liner)

¥64553 - ¥215154

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Shimo-furano is to fly and bus which costs $500 - $1,700 and takes 24h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Shimo-furano is to fly and train which costs $900 - $2,800 and takes 19h 24m.

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The distance between Melbourne and Shimo-furano is 9029 km.

It takes approximately 19h 24m to get from Melbourne to Shimo-furano, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Melbourne Airport to New Chitose Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 50m and has one stopover.

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Shimo-furano is 2h behind Melbourne. It is currently 5:19 AM in Melbourne and 3:19 AM in Shimo-furano.

JetStar Japan, Qantas, Cathay Pacific and four other airlines offer flights from Melbourne Airport to New Chitose Airport.

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There are 110+ hotels available in Shimo-furano. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Melbourne Airport is to bus which takes 21 min and costs $18.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Shimo-furano.
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  • Distance: 9028.8 km
  • Duration: 19h 24m

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Shimo-furano, Japan?

China Airlines, Tigerair Taiwan and 12 other airlines fly from Melbourne to Shimo-furano hourly.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Melbourne to Asahikawa via Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
¥85000 - ¥250000
Flights from Melbourne to Asahikawa via Tokyo Narita, Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥85000 - ¥290000
Flights from Melbourne to Asahikawa via Singapore Changi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
18h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥220000
Flights from Melbourne to Asahikawa via Taiwan Taoyuan, Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥200000
Flights from Melbourne to Asahikawa via Hong Kong, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥200000
Flights from Melbourne to Asahikawa via Canberra, Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥230000
Flights from Avalon to New Chitose via Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
16h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥120000 - ¥360000
Flights from Avalon to Asahikawa via Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥120000 - ¥370000
Flights from Avalon to Asahikawa via Gold Coast, Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥130000 - ¥390000
Flights from Avalon to Asahikawa via Adelaide, Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥130000 - ¥380000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥180000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Singapore Changi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
18h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥170000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Hong Kong, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥150000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Canberra, Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥180000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Guangzhou Baiyun, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥160000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Hobart, Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥210000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥160000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Hong Kong, New Chitose
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥130000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Shanghai Pudong, New Chitose
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥140000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Tokyo Narita, New Chitose
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥190000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Singapore Changi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥150000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Hong Kong, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥140000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Taiwan Taoyuan, New Chitose
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥46000 - ¥140000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Guangzhou Baiyun, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥140000
Flights from Avalon to Obihiro via Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥100000 - ¥290000
Flights from Avalon to Obihiro via Gold Coast, Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥100000 - ¥300000
Flights from Avalon to Obihiro via Adelaide, Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥100000 - ¥300000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Melbourne to New Chitose via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥80000 - ¥270000
Flights from Melbourne to New Chitose via Tokyo Narita, Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥85000 - ¥280000
Flights from Melbourne to Asahikawa via Singapore Changi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
23h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥95000 - ¥270000
Flights from Avalon to New Chitose via Sydney, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥120000 - ¥400000
Flights from Avalon to Asahikawa via Sydney, Tan Son Nhat, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥270000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Singapore Changi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥200000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Tan Son Nhat, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥38000 - ¥140000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Suvarnabhumi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥160000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Singapore Changi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥180000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Tan Son Nhat, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥34000 - ¥120000
Flights from Avalon to Obihiro via Sydney, Tan Son Nhat, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥210000
AIRDO
Website
airdo.jp
Flights from Melbourne to Asahikawa via Singapore Changi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥220000
Flights from Melbourne to Asahikawa via Hong Kong, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥200000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥180000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Singapore Changi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥170000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Hong Kong, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥150000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Canberra, Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥60000 - ¥180000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Guangzhou Baiyun, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥160000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Sydney, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥160000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Singapore Changi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥150000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Hong Kong, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥140000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Guangzhou Baiyun, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥140000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Melbourne to New Chitose via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥70000 - ¥190000
Flights from Melbourne to Asahikawa via Hong Kong, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥200000
Flights from Melbourne to Obihiro via Hong Kong, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥55000 - ¥150000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Hong Kong, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥140000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Singapore Changi, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥150000
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to New Chitose via Sydney
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥230000
Flights from Avalon to New Chitose via Sydney
Ave. Duration
19h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥110000 - ¥330000
Tigerair Taiwan
Website
tigerairtw.com
Flights from Melbourne to Asahikawa via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥200000
Flights from Avalon to Asahikawa via Sydney, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
¥100000 - ¥290000
Flights from Avalon to Asahikawa via Kuala Lumpur, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
¥110000 - ¥470000
Peach Aviation Limited
Website
flypeach.com
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Ngurah Rai, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥140000
Flights from Melbourne to Kushiro via Singapore Changi, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥50000 - ¥150000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Melbourne to New Chitose via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥75000 - ¥200000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Melbourne to New Chitose via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥200000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Melbourne to New Chitose via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥65000 - ¥220000
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Avalon to New Chitose via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥110000 - ¥470000
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 New Chitose Airport to Sapporo(Jr)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥750 - ¥1100
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Takikawa to Furano
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥850 - ¥1300
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Southern Cross to Avalon Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥1700
Website
Skybus
Hokkaido Takushoku Bus
Phone
0155-31-8811
Website
takubus.com
Bus from Obihiro-eki Bus Terminal(Intercity Bus) to Furano Ekimae(Furano Sta. : North Liner)
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥2200 - ¥2500
Schedules at
takubus.com
Bus from Tancho Kushiro Kuko(Kushiro Airport : Sweets Liner) to Obihiro-eki Bus Terminal(Intercity Bus)
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥3076
Schedules at
takubus.com

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