There are 3 ways to get from Otaru to Asahikawa by train, bus or car
What companies run services between Otaru, Japan and Asahikawa, Japan?
You can take a train from Otaru to Asahikawa via Sapporo(Jr) in around 2 h 36 min.
Train from Sapporo(Jr) to Asahikawa
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 25 min
- Estimated price
- $35 - $45
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Otaru to Asahikawa?
The distance between Otaru and Asahikawa is 128 km. The road distance is 168 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Otaru to Asahikawa?
The cheapest way to get from Otaru to Asahikawa is to drive which costs ¥1800 - ¥2800 and takes 2 h 13 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Otaru to Asahikawa?
The quickest way to get from Otaru to Asahikawa is to drive which takes 2 h 13 min and costs ¥1800 - ¥2800.
Is there a direct train between Otaru and Asahikawa?
No, there is no direct train from Otaru to Asahikawa. However, there are services departing from Minami-Otaru and arriving at Asahikawa via Sapporo(Jr). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.
How long does it take to get from Otaru to Asahikawa?
It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Otaru to Asahikawa, including transfers.