Train Travel to Niseko
Train stations can be confusing when travelling to Niseko. You have three options: Niseko, Hirafu, Kutchan. Those staying in Niseko Village or An’nupuri should alight at Niseko station, while those staying in Grand hirafu and Izumikyo should get off at Kutchan. From either station, take a bus or taxi to your accommodation.
Train travel is optimal in the following circumstances; travelling to/from Otaru town for sightseeing, scenic train ride when travelling to/from Sapporo or Chitose Airport, travelling to/from Tomamu resort.
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Japan Rail Pass: For travellers visiting cities either side of the ski resort stay, a Japan Rail Pass is a fantastic investment, allowing unlimited train travel on most Japan Rail trains, for periods of 7, 14 or 21 days to suit your travel schedule.