There are 3 ways to get from Sapporo to Takinoue by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Ltd Exp Okhotsk

$192 - $242

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 21 min

$45 - $50

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. 143.1 miles

$24 - $35

What companies run services between Sapporo, Japan and Takinoue, Hokkaido, Japan?

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Sapporo to Takinoue once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 59 min. Alternatively, Dohoku Bus operates a bus from Sapporo to Takinoue twice daily. Tickets cost $37 and the journey takes 3 h 21 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
Dohoku Bus
Bus from Sapporo BT to Shirataki
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Twice daily
Estimated price
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sapporo and Takinoue is 178 km. The road distance is 229 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sapporo to Takinoue is to drive which costs ¥2600 - ¥3900 and takes 2 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Sapporo to Takinoue is to drive which takes 2 h 48 min and costs ¥2600 - ¥3900.

It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Sapporo to Takinoue, including transfers.