Coming to Sapporo [How to get to Sapporo]

Coming to Sapporo [How to get to Sapporo]
  • By Plane
  • Given the travel time, it's best to come to Sapporo by a speedy plane. New Chitose Airport, the gateway to Hokkaido, is linked with major cities across the country and boasts a wide range of facilities. Accessing Sapporo City from the airport is also easy with many options.
  • New Chitose Airport
  • New Chitose Airport, located approximately 45 kilometers from the Sapporo city center, is Hokkaido’s largest airport, connected by direct flights to 30 cities in Japan. The airport is used by 17 million people annually, making it the third busiest airport in Japan. Notably, the number of passengers on the Tokyo (Haneda)–Sapporo (New Chitose) route exceeds 9 million annually, making it one of the world's busiest routes. The airport serves an important role as the gateway to Hokkaido.
  • The airport terminal is home to the “Hokkaido Showroom,” featuring an assortment of stores selling produce, gourmet foods, and sweets from all over Hokkaido. The airport also has a natural hot spring, a theater, and a theme park; even those not catching a flight can have a good time!

Sapporo Prince Hotel

  • Sapporo Prince Hotel
  • Located at the heart of Sapporo, it takes just 3 minutes walking from nearest subway station: Nishi 11 Chome Station to the hotel. Also you can use the Shuttle Bus service from New Chitose Airport to Sapporo Prince Hotel and get down right in front of the Hotel.
  • We provide 24 hour service at Sapporo Prince Hotel Reception/Bell Desk.
  • Feel free to inquire about transportation options for desired destinations and sightseeing.
  • From New Chitose Airport
  • By train
  • It takes 37 minutes from JR New Chitose Airport Station to Sapporo Station, by Rapid Airport Express (Every 15 minutes).
  • Fare: Adults JPY 1,070, Children (6-12 yrs) JPY 530
  • *Take the subway or taxi from Sapporo Station to the Hotel.
  • By Airport Liner Bus
  • Time required: 80 – 90 minutes in summer, 100 – 120 minutes in winter
  • *Travel time is subject to change, due to weather and traffic conditions, etc.
  • Fare: Adults JPY 1,030, Children (6-12 yrs) JPY 520 (No reservation required)
  • *Airport Liner Bus from the Hotel to New Chitose Airport is available. (Only in the morning)
  • Schedule time for departing Sapporo Prince Hotel:
  • 7:03A.M./8:03A.M./9:03A.M./9:48A.M./10:33A.M./11:18A.M. (As of July 2016)
  • By Taxi
  • It takes 1 hour from New Chitose Airport via expressway, during normal houes.
  • Fare: around JPY 13,000 – JPY 14,000. (Including highway toll)
  • From JR Sapporo Station
  • By Subway
  • From Sapporo Station, take “Nanboku Line: bound for Makomanai” and get off at Odori Station, change to “Tozai Line: towards Miyanosawa” and get off at Nishi 11 Chome Station. Sapporo Prince Hotel is just 3 minutes walking from this station.
  • *Coming out from exit no. 2, take stairs up to the ground level and take the crossing towards right (towards south), then take the next crossing and Sapporo Prince Hotel will be right in front of you.
  • By taxi
  • It takes about 8 minutes from JR Sapporo Station, during normal hours.
  • Fare: around JPY 1,000 – JPY 1,300
  • By Car
  • Parking with a capacity of 248 cars available.
  • Guest Parking Fee: JPY 1,500 per stay
  • *No reservations (In case the parking space is full, we will accommodate your car in a nearby parking area.)
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