There are 2 ways to get from Otaru to Toya(Jr-Muroran) by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. JR Hakodate / ...
  2. Ltd Exp Super Hokuto / ...

$45 - $57

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. 72.6 miles

$12 - $18

What companies run services between Otaru, Japan and Toya(Jr-Muroran), Japan?

You can take a train from Otaru to Toya(Jr-Muroran) via Sapporo(Jr) in around 3 h 34 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Train from Minami-Otaru to Sapporo(Jr)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Otaru and Toya(Jr-Muroran) is 74 km. The road distance is 116 km.

The cheapest way to get from Otaru to Toya(Jr-Muroran) is to drive which costs ¥1300 - ¥2000 and takes 1 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Otaru to Toya(Jr-Muroran) is to drive which takes 1 h 42 min and costs ¥1300 - ¥2000.

No, there is no direct train from Otaru to Toya(Jr-Muroran). However, there are services departing from Minami-Otaru and arriving at Toya(Jr-Muroran) via Sapporo(Jr). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Otaru to Toya(Jr-Muroran), including transfers.