There are 8 ways to get from Sapporo to Kushiro by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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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Train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to Kushiro(Hokkaido) Ltd Exp Super Ozora

$70 - $90

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Bus Akan Bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sapporo BT to Kushiro BT

$52

6 alternative options

Bus Dohoku Bus  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Sapporo BT to Asahikawa
  2. Take the bus from Asahikawa to Fishermans Wharf Moo

$67

Night train  •  4 h

  1. Take the night train from Sapporo(Jr) to Kushiro(Hokkaido) Ltd Exp Super Ozora

$70 - $90

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Sapporo to Kushiro 190.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Sapporo Okadama Apt to Kushiro  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Sapporo Okadama Apt (OKD) to Kushiro (KUH) OKD - KUH

$112 - $223

Train to Sapporo, fly to Kushiro  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to New Chitose Airport
  2. Fly from Sapporo (CTS) to Kushiro (KUH) CTS - KUH

$96 - $318

Train to Sapporo, fly to Nakashibetsu, drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to New Chitose Airport
  2. Fly from Sapporo (CTS) to Nakashibetsu (SHB) CTS - SHB
  3. Drive from Nakashibetsu to Kushiro

$112 - $404

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sapporo to Kushiro is to drive which costs ¥3600 - ¥5500 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sapporo to Kushiro is to fly which costs ¥12000 - ¥26000 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Sapporo and Kushiro is 246 km. The road distance is 304.2 km.

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The train from Sapporo(Jr) to Kushiro(Hokkaido) takes 4 h 3 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sapporo BT and arriving at Kushiro BT. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sapporo(Jr) and arriving at Kushiro(Hokkaido). Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Sapporo to Kushiro 4 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $90 and the journey takes 4 h 3 min. Alternatively, Akan Bus operates a bus from Sapporo to Kushiro 4 times a day. Tickets cost $52 and the journey takes 5 h 24 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Sapporo to Kushiro
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Sapporo to Nakashibetsu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Sapporo Okadama Apt to Kushiro
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sapporo(Jr) to New Chitose Airport
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Akan Bus
Website
akanbus.co.jp
Bus from Sapporo BT to Kushiro BT
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
akanbus.co.jp
Dohoku Bus
Website
dohokubus.com
Bus from Sapporo BT to Asahikawa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
dohokubus.com
Bus from Asahikawa to Fishermans Wharf Moo
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
dohokubus.com

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