New Chitose Airport is not far away from the natural playground of Niseko, making it one of the most convenient outdoor travel destinations in Asia.

Are you new to Niseko? Take some time to read our Niseko area guide. This article will explain the different areas in what is referred to as the "Niseko" area. This is very helpful when choosing where to book accommodation or to plan activities for your Niseko getaway.

Below are some detailed images showing travel times to your Vacation Niseko accommodation ski coach bus and a private car with a driver. These travel times are approximations, actual travel times may differ.

Access by bus 

Access by bus

Access by private Transfer

Access by Train

Access by car

Access by Car
  • When driving please be sure to check your appropriate check-in location. Some properties do not have staff onsite. Just ask our friendly reservations staff!
  • Please be careful when driving on snowy roads.

Important note on parking in Niseko

Grand Hirafu Parking Lot
Image: David McKelvey via Flickr

Please note that public overnight parking in Hirafu village is virtually unavailable in Winter, and onsite overnight parking at accommodations like MUSE Niseko, Kizuna and Niseko Landmark View are extremely limited. We advise against bringing a car to Niseko for this reason, but for those that choose to drive, parking onsite is first-come-first served. If you need to find another place to park, we recommend these locations (daytime only):

Why Book Directly?

Vacation Niseko Hospitality Experience


Vacation Niseko has over a decade of experience and an unrivalled expertise tailoring seamless winter packages to Niseko.

Vacation Niseko Booking Flexibility


Our extensive range of vacation packages cater to all levels of skiers and snowboarders, offering a wide choice of accommodations to suit your budget, style and location.

Vacation Niseko Partnerships


Our partnerships allows us to offer you unrivalled access to a range of Niseko's best winter activities and services at the most competitive prices.

Vacation Niseko Guest Benefits

Guest Card

Present your Vacation Niseko Guest Card for various special offers and discounts across the resort and beyond.