Getting Here

A large number of transportation options are available when visiting Hakodate.A shinkansen line linking Hakodate to the main island of Japan is scheduled to commence operating in March 2016, making Hakodate even more accessible.

※Last Updated : July 2015

Information about Hokkaido Shinkansen
Hakodate
Aomori
Tokyo
Sapporo
Osaka
Nagoya
From Tokyo, you can go to Hakodate directly or via Aomori.
Tokyo
Hakodate
Haneda Airport
Airplane
About 1 h 20 min
3 services a day
5 services a day
2 services a day
*Some flights are code-sharing between ANA and AIR DO
Hakodate Airport
Tokyo
Aomori
Hakodate
  Aomori Ferry Terminal
Ferry
About 3 h 40 min -
8 services a day
8 services a day
Hakodate Ferry Terminal
Tokyo Station
Shinkansen
About 3 h -
Hayabusa / Hayate
8 services a day
Shin-Aomori Station
Limited Express
This service has ended.
Hakodate Station
 
 
Express Intercity Bus
About 9 h 30 min
Tsugaru
1 service a day (running night bus)
La Forêt
1 service a day (running night bus)
Aomori Station
Ueno Station  
Express Intercity Bus
About 10 h 20 min -
Sky
1 service a day (running day bus)
Panda
2 services a day (running night bus)

After Landing at Narita Airport

  • By Airplane

    To get to Hakodate, it is convenient to use domestic flights from Haneda Airport.
    See here the connections between Narita and Haneda Airport

  • By Railway

    To get to Hakodate, you can use railway service from JR Tokyo(or Ueno) Railway Station.
    See here the connections between Narita and Tokyo (Ueno) Station

Hakodate Airport
Phone : 0138-57-8881
From Sapporo, there are numerous ways to visit Hakodate.
Sapporo
Hakodate
New Chitose Airport
Airplane
About 40 min
2 services a day
Hakodate Airport
Okadama Airport
Airplane
About 40 min
4 to 6 services a day
Sapporo Station
Limited Express
About 3 h 30 min
Super-Hokuto / Hokuto
9 services a day


Express Intercity Bus
About 5 h -
8 services a day
8 services a day
8 services a day
Hakodate Tokkyu New Star
6 services a day
Hakodate Station
Sapporo
Car
304 km about 4 h 40 min
Hakodate
Hakodate Airport
Phone : 0138-57-8881
JR Hakodate Station
Phone : 0138-23-3085
From Osaka, you can go to Hakodate directly by plane, or use the shinkansen via Tokyo .
Osaka
Hakodate
Kansai International Airport
Airplane
About 1 h 40 min
1 service a day
Hakodate Airport
Osaka International Airport
Airplane
About 1 h 40 min
1 service a day
1 service a day
Osaka
Tokyo
Hakodate
Shin-Osaka Station
Shinkansen
About 2 h 30 min -
Nozomi / Hikari
Once every 10 min
Tokyo Station Hakodate Station
From Nagoya, you can go to Hakodate directly by plane, or use the shinkansen via Tokyo .
Nagoya
Hakodate
Chubu International Airport
Airplane
About 1 h 30 min
1 to 2 services a day
Hakodate Airport
Nagoya
Tokyo
Hakodate
Nagoya Station
Shinkansen
About 1 h 30 min -
Nozomi / Hikari / Kodama
Once every 10 min
Tokyo Station Hakodate Station
There are direct flights connecting between Hakodate - Taiwan and Hakodate - China.
Taipei, Taiwan
Hakodate
Taoyuan Airport
Airplane
About 4 h
3 services a week (Mon, Wed, Sun)
Everyday
Hakodate Airport
Tianjin, China
Hakodate
Tianjin Airport
Airplane
About 4 h 15 min
2 services a week (Tue, Thu)
Hakodate Airport
Beijing, China
Hakodate
Beijing Airport
Airplane
About 4 h 25 min
※This service has been suspended
Hakodate Airport
Hangzhou, China
Hakodate
Hangzhou Airport
Airplane
About 3 h 15 min -
2 services a week (Tue, Sat)
Hakodate Airport
Seoul, Korea
Hakodate
Incheon Airport
Airplane
About 2 h 30 min
※This service has been suspended
Hakodate Airport