Getting to Hakuba by Train

For more detailed directions on leaving Tokyo's Narita and Haneda  airports via train, through to arriving in Hakuba (includes bus timetables from Nagano station), please refer to the downloadable pdf

For train timetables throughout Japan go here  

For train timetables from Narita to Tokyo, go to Narita Express Timetable

For train timetables from Narita to Ueno, go to Skyliner Timetable

For Shinkansen (Bullet Train) timetables from Nagano or Ueno, go to Shinkansen Timetable

For bus time tables from Nagano station to Hakuba, go

From Tokyo (Narita) airport
Narita Express (NEX) - Tokyo Station - Nagano Shinkansen (Bullet Train) - Nagano Station - direct bus service to Hakuba Station

Skyliner - Ueno - Nagano Shinkansen (Bullet Train) - Nagano Station - direct bus service to Hakuba Station

From Tokyo

Shinjuku Station - Chuo Line / Matsumoto Station - Oito Line - Kamishiro Station

or

Tokyo Station - Nagano Shinkansen(Bullet Train) - Nagano Station - direct bus service to Hakuba Station

 

From Nagoya
Nagoya Station - Chuohonsen Line - Matsumoto Station - Oito Line - Hakuba Station

 

From Osaka
Shin-osaka Station - Tokaido Shinkansen(Bullet Train) - Nagoya Station - Chuohonsen Line - Matsumoto Station - Oito Line - Hakuba Station

 

From Hokuriku region
Kanazawa Station - Hokurikuhonsen Line - Toyama Station - Hokurikuhonsen Line - Itoigawa Station - Oito Line - Hakuba Station

 

A courtesy Double Black vehicle will be sent to collect you from Hakuba station or the Hakuba Bus Terminals if arriving before 8:00 PM. Please confirm arrival times in advance to ensure a speedy pick up.