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There are 4 ways to get from Sapporo to Rausu by train, plane, taxi, car 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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Train, fly to Nakashibetsu, taxi  •  3 h 28 min

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

$272 - $609

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Sapporo Station BT to Hotel Shiretoko

$110 - $183

2 alternative options

Train, fly to Memambetsu, drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to New Chitose Airport
  2. Fly from New Chitose (CTS) to Memambetsu (MMB) CTS - MMB
  3. Drive from Memambetsu to Rausu

$129 - $288

Drive  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Sapporo to Rausu 283.1 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Sapporo to Rausu is to drive which costs ¥5000 - ¥8000 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sapporo to Rausu is to train and fly and taxi which costs ¥30000 - ¥70000 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between Sapporo and Rausu is 324 km. The road distance is 453 km.

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The best way to get from Sapporo to Rausu without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 56 min and costs ¥12000 - ¥21000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Sapporo to Rausu, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New Chitose Airport to Nakashibetsu Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sapporo to Rausu is 453 km. It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to drive from Sapporo to Rausu.

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All Nippon Airways offers flights from New Chitose Airport to Nakashibetsu Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Rausu. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sapporo to Rausu.
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  • Distance: 202.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 28 min

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

Chuo Bus operates a bus from Sapporo to Rausu once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $75 and the journey takes 7 h 30 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from New Chitose to Nakashibetsu
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from New Chitose to Memambetsu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from New Chitose to Memambetsu
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
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
Chuo Bus
Phone
011-231-0500
Website
chuo-bus.co.jp
Bus from Sapporo Station BT to Hotel Shiretoko
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Schedules at
uu-hokkaido.com
Other operators
Taxi from Nakashibetsu to Rausu
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$170 - $220

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