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Access to HU campus

Sapporo Campus

Map of JapanAccess to HU campus

It takes 1 hour and 40 minutes by plane from Narita/Tokyo International Airport to New Chitose Airport.

For a detailed map, please visit the official website of Hokkaido University (HU).


New Chitose Airport > Sapporo Station

  • JR Rapid Airport train (1,150 JPY):
    Approx. 40 min.
  • Express bus (Hokkaido Chuo Bus/Hokuto Kotsu Bus: 1,100 JPY):
    Approx. 70 min.

Sapporo Station > Hokkaido University

  • Approx. 20 min. walk from the station’s North Exit

Sapporo Station > Kita 12-jo Station

  • Subway Namboku Line (210 JPY):
    2 min.

Kita 12-jo Station > Hokkaido University

  • Approx. 10 min. walk

Hakodate Campus

Participants who take the courses offered at Hakodate Campus are advised to refer the detailed access information on the official website of Hokkaido University (HU). For your reference, it takes approximately 4 hours by express train to travel from Sapporo to Hakodate.

Research Institute outside Sapporo and Hakodate

Some courses including field training will be offered at the research institutes and other venues outside Sapporo and Hakodate Campus. Please check the syllabuses of the courses you want to take.

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