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There are 6 ways to get from Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station by train, plane, taxi, bus or car

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 to New Chitose, fly to Nakashibetsu, taxi  •  3h 25m

  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 Shiretoko-Shari Station

$272 - $599

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Bus  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Sapporo Station BT to Shari Bus Terminal

$23 - $75

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Fly Sapporo Okadama to Kushiro, train  •  5h 44m

  1. Fly from Sapporo Okadama (OKD) to Kushiro (KUH) OKD - KUH
  2. Take the train from Kushiro(Hokkaido) to Shiretoko-Shari

$130 - $249

Train to New Chitose, fly to Memambetsu, train  •  5h 58m

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

$125 - $282

Train  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Sapporo(Jr) to Abashiri Ltd Exp Okhotsk

$84 - $102

Drive  •  4h 37m

  1. Drive from Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station 242.4 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station is to drive which costs ¥4600 - ¥7000 and takes 4h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station is to train and fly and taxi which costs ¥30000 - ¥70000 and takes 3h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sapporo Station BT station and arriving at Shari Bus Terminal. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station. However, there are services departing from Sapporo(Jr) and arriving at Shiretoko-Shari via Abashiri. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 8m.

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The distance between Sapporo and Shiretoko-Shari Station is 283 km. The road distance is 387.8 km.

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The best way to get from Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station without a car is to bus which takes 6h 44m and costs ¥2600 - ¥8500.

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It takes approximately 3h 25m to get from Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station, including transfers.

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Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station bus services, operated by Chuo Bus, arrive at Sapporo Station BT.

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Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Sapporo(Jr) station.

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The best way to get from Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station is to bus which takes 6h 44m and costs ¥2600 - ¥8500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥9500 - ¥12000 and takes 7h 8m.

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Map of how to get from Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station.
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  • Distance: 177 miles
  • Duration: 3h 25m

What companies run services between Sapporo, Japan and Shiretoko-Shari Station, Japan?

Chuo Bus operates a bus from Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $75 and the journey takes 6h 44m. Alternatively, Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $95 and the journey takes 5h 22m.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Sapporo Okadama to Kushiro
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Flights from New Chitose to Memambetsu
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from New Chitose to Nakashibetsu
Ave. Duration
51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from New Chitose to Memambetsu
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
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
37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kushiro(Hokkaido) to Shiretoko-Shari
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Abashiri to Shiretoko-Shari
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
Chuo Bus
Phone
011-231-0500
Website
chuo-bus.co.jp
Bus from Sapporo Station BT to Shari Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $75
Schedules at
uu-hokkaido.com
Other operators
Taxi from Nakashibetsu to Shiretoko-Shari Station
Ave. Duration
58m
Estimated price
$170 - $210

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

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Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station bus services, operated by Chuo Bus, arrive at Shari Bus Terminal station.

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Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Abashiri station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station is 388 km. It takes approximately 4h 37m to drive from Sapporo to Shiretoko-Shari Station.

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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 Shiretoko-Shari Station. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sapporo to Sapporo Okadama Airport is to taxi which takes 8m and costs ¥3200 - ¥3800.

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