There are 9 ways to get from Sapporo to Takayama by train, plane, bus, night bus, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, fly to Toyama  •  6 h 39 min

  1. CTS - TOY

$196 - $643

Cheapest option

Train, fly to Nagoya  •  7 h 38 min

  1. CTS - NGO

$98 - $317

7 alternative options

Train, fly to Matsumoto, bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. CTS - MMJ

$286 - $738

Train, fly to Komatsu  •  7 h 15 min

  1. CTS - KMQ

$231 - $789

Train  •  13 h 20 min

$311 - $429

Train, bus  •  15 h 35 min

$277 - $364

Bus, train  •  16 h 56 min

$226 - $323

Bus, train, night bus  •  21 h 1 min

$225 - $302

Drive, car ferry  •  23 h

$109 - $225

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

You can take a train from Sapporo to Takayama via Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto, Omiya(Saitama), and Toyama in around 13 h 20 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Sapporo to Toyama
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Sapporo to Toyama via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Sapporo to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Sapporo to Nagoya via Sendai
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Sapporo to Komatsu
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Sapporo to Komatsu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Sapporo to Matsumoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Sapporo to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Sapporo to Nagoya via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Sapporo to Komatsu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Sapporo to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sapporo to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
AirAsia Japan
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Sapporo to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Sapporo to Matsumoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
AIRDO
Website
airdo.jp
Flights from Sapporo to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sapporo(Jr) to New Chitose Airport
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Toyama to Takayama
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Takayama
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Sapporo(Jr) to Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kanazawa to Toyama
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Omiya(Saitama)
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Omiya(Saitama) to Toyama
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Matsumoto Bus Terminal to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Bus terminal Shinjuku, Tokyo to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Toyama to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Keio Dentetsu Bus
Website
highwaybus.com
Bus from Bus terminal Shinjuku, Tokyo to Takayama BC
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
highwaybus.com
Hokuto Kotsu
Website
hokto.co.jp
Bus from Sapporo Station to Shin Hakodate Hokuto
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
hokto.co.jp
Hokutetsu Transportation
Phone
81762375115
Website
hokutetsu.co.jp
Night bus from Sendai Station to Toyama
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$88
Schedules at
hokutetsu.co.jp
Ferry operators
Shin Nihonkai Ferry
Website
snf.jp
Car ferry from Tomakomai to Tsuruga
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Schedules at
snf.jp
State Room
$160 - $220
Tourist
$80 - $180
Suite Room
$400 - $470
Deluxe Room
$240 - $320

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sapporo and Takayama is 847 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sapporo to Takayama is to train and fly which costs ¥10000 - ¥35000 and takes 7 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Sapporo to Takayama is to train and fly which takes 6 h 39 min and costs ¥21000 - ¥75000.

No, there is no direct train from Sapporo to Takayama. However, there are services departing from Sapporo(Jr) and arriving at Takayama via Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto, Omiya(Saitama) and Toyama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from Sapporo to Takayama, including transfers.