There are 4 ways to get from Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2h 28m

  1. Take the train from Minami-Chitose to Toya(Jr-Muroran) Ltd Exp Super Hokuto

¥6006 - ¥7251

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Ski bus, bus  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the Ski bus from New Chitose Airport Domestic Terminal to Rusutsu Resort Hotel
  2. Take the bus from Rusutsu Resort to Lake Toya Hot Spring

¥4650 - ¥5300

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Drive  •  1h 17m

  1. Drive from Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya 120.8 km

¥1300 - ¥2000

Towncar  •  1h 17m

  1. Take a town car from New Chitose Airport to Lake Tōya 120.8 km

¥19000 - ¥42000

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The cheapest way to get from Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya is to drive which costs ¥1300 - ¥2000 and takes 1h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya is to drive which costs ¥1300 - ¥2000 and takes 1h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya. However, there are services departing from New Chitose Airport Domestic Terminal and arriving at Lake Toya Hot Spring via Rusutsu Resort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 47m.

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The distance between Sapporo Airport (CTS) and Lake Tōya is 75 km. The road distance is 120.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya without a car is to train which takes 2h 28m and costs ¥6000 - ¥7500.

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It takes approximately 2h 28m to get from Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya, including transfers.

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Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya bus services, operated by Hokkaido Access Network, depart from New Chitose Airport Domestic Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya is to train which takes 2h 28m and costs ¥6000 - ¥7500. Alternatively, you can Ski bus and bus, which costs ¥4600 - ¥5500 and takes 3h 47m.

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Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya bus services, operated by Donan Bus, arrive at Lake Toya Hot Spring station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya is 121 km. It takes approximately 1h 17m to drive from Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya.

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  • Distance: 74.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 28m

What companies run services between Sapporo Airport (CTS), Japan and Lake Tōya, Japan?

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya every 2 hours. Tickets cost ¥3400 - ¥4100 and the journey takes 1h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sapporo Airport (CTS) to Lake Tōya via Rusutsu Resort Hotel and Rusutsu Resort in around 3h 47m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Hokkaido Access Network
Website
access-n.jp
Bus from New Chitose Airport Domestic Terminal to Rusutsu Resort Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥4100
Schedules at
access-n.jp
Donan Bus
Phone
0143-45-2131
Website
donanbus.co.jp
Bus from Rusutsu Resort to Lake Toya Hot Spring
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥550 - ¥1200
Schedules at
hokkaido-rusutsu.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New Chitose Airport to Lake Tōya
Estimated price
¥19000 - ¥42000

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There are 55+ hotels available in Lake Tōya. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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