Venue of SSRR2014

Toyako Cultural Center
Address: 142, Toyako-Onsen, Toyako-cho, Abuta-gun, Hokkaido, Japan
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Toyako Curtural Center


To Shin-Chitose (New Chitose, Sapporo)Airport

The nearest airport to Lake Toya is Shin(New) Chitose International Airport (CTS). There are many domestic fights connecting to Tokyo (Haneda, Narita), Osaka(Kansai, Itami, Kobe), Nagoya, and other cities in Japan. There are some international flights from/to Asian cities such as Seoul, Beijing, Shanghai, Taipei, Hong-Kong. Shin Chitose Airport is located about 50km south-east of the center of Sapporo city and it takes 37 minutes by airport shuttle trains.

From Airport to Toyako (Toyako Onsen)

There are no shuttle bus services directly connecting the airport and Lake Toya. You have to use trains and a bus / taxi.

  1. Move from International/Domestic Airport Building to New Chitose Airport Station of JR (Japan Railways) Hokkaido. The railway station is located on the first basement level of the airport buildings.
  2. Buy a train ticket for a limited express train to Toya Station. You can take any train at New Chitose Airport Station.
  3. Get off at the next station Minami-Chitose and change the trains that go to Toya.
  4. Get off at Toya Station. (about 80 minutes ride)
  5. Take a bus or a taxi to your hotel in Toyako Onsen (Hot springs). By taxi: 20 minutes and 2,000 JPY from the station.

Connection Time Table

Airport Station-JR(Shuttle)-Minami Chitose Station-JR(Express)- Toya Station-Bus-Toyako Onsen
07:0207:05|07:08Super Hokuto 2 08:50|09:3509:52
07:5107:54|08:00Hokuto 4 09:22|09:3509:52
09:0309:06|09:09Hokuto 6 10:32|11:2411:42
10:3310:36|10:52Super Hokuto 8 12:11|12:4413:02
12:3312:36|12:45Super Hokuto 10 14:05|14:1614:33
14:4814:51|15:05Hokuto 12 16:26|17:0517:22
17:0317:06|17:19Hokuto 14 18:37|19:2819:46
18:3318:36|18:45Hokuto 16 20:07|20:4921:05
19:4819:51|20:00Super Hokuto 18 21:18| no bus

From Sapporo to Toyako (Toyako Onsen)

Shuttle bus from JR Sapporo station to Toyako Onsen operated by Donan Bus Co.
Departure: 8:00, 10:10, 12:10, 14:10, 16:20, 17:20
160 minutes, 2,780JPY, need reservation.
Hotel bus service
Some hotels in Toyako Onsen offer free bus shuttle service between Sapporo and hotels for guests. Please contact to your hotel for more information.
Access Information by Horel Lake-side Terrace