Access to Tsugaike Kogen – Tsugaike Shizen-en

【Tsugaike Kogen – Tsugaike Shizen-en/Trailhead to Shirouma-dake, Yukikura-dake, Asahi-dake 】

You will come upon the starting point of the mountain trail leading to Mt. Shirouma-dake by walking along the ridge line of Hakuba Oike, Mt. Shyo-renge-san after passing Mt. Hakuba Norikura-dake .
Take the gondola and the ropeway in front of the bus stop (the parking lot is lined up with the bus station).
One may go up to the Tsugaike Shizen-en Nature Park using the trailhead.

The parking lot is wide open even at night.
For those who nap in the car and who are concerned about going in and out of the car at night, it may be quieter and better to use a parking lot located a little away.

Parking lot: Approximately 400 cars
Price: 500 yen (one day) toilet

Toilet: yes Drinking water: yes

Access from Tokyo (Haneda Start)

  • Plane
  • Train
  • Bus
  • Car
  • Taxi
  • Cable car
  • Ropeway
  • Gondola lift
  • Lift

Haneda
Airport

Commuter Line and JR Yamanote Line

40min~

Shinjuku
Station

JR Chuo Line Super Express [Azusa]

158min~

Matsumoto
Station

JR O-ito Line

118min~

Hakuba Oike
Station

Commuter Bus

15min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Bus services aiso are available from Minamiotari Station.

Haneda
Airport

Commuter Line and JR Yamanote Line

40min~

Tokyo
Station

JR Hokuriku shinkansen [Kagayaki, Hakutaka, Asama]

92min~

Nagano
Station

Express Bus

97 min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Haneda
Airport

Limousine Bus

60min~

Tokyo Station
BASTA Shinjuku

Nagano
Station

Express Bus

97 min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Haneda
Airport

Limousine Bus

60min~

BUSTA
Shinjuku

Expressway Bus

313min~

Hakuba Happo
Bus Terminal

Commuter Bus

20min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Haneda
Airport

Commuter Line and JR Yamanote Line

40min~

Tokyo
Station

Subway

10min~

Takebashi
(In front of Mainichi-Shinbunsha)

Hikers Bus in top season

450min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Haneda
Airport

Toyama
Airport

Airport Bus

30min~

Toyama
Station

JR Hokuriku shinkansen [Kagayaki, Hakutaka]

57min~

Nagano
Station

Express Bus

97 min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Please pay careful attention to the operational schedules of buses etc., which operate on limited seasonal schedules.
We are quoting times from the timetables of each transportation company, however please make sure to confirm times with each transportation company on the occasion of your travel.
Time notations do not include time necessary for transferring.

Access by car

Haneda
Airport

Metropolitan Expressway

Approximately 24km 26min~

Eifuku IC

Okaya
JCT

Nagano Expressway

Approximately
34km 23min~

Azumino
IC

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Times are according to the predictions of time search sites and do not include time for breaks along the way or slowdowns owing to heavy traffic.

Access from Tokyo (Narita Start)

  • Plane
  • Train
  • Bus
  • Car
  • Taxi
  • Cable car
  • Ropeway
  • Gondola lift
  • Lift

Narita
Airport

JR Narita Express

85min~

Shinjuku
Station

JR Chuo Line Super Express [Azusa]

158min~

Matsumoto
Station

JR O-ito Line

118min~

Hakuba Oike
Station

Commuter Bus

15min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Bus services aiso are available from Minamiotari Station.

Narita
Airport

JR Narita Express

60min~

Tokyo
Station

JR Hokuriku shinkansen [Kagayaki, Hakutaka, Asama]

92min~

Nagano
Station

Express Bus

97 min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Narita
Airport

Limousine Bus

100min~

Tokyo Station
BASTA Shinjuku

Nagano
Station

Express Bus

97 min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Narita
Airport

Limousine Bus

125min~

BUSTA
Shinjuku

Expressway Bus

313min~

Hakuba Happo
Bus Terminal

Commuter Bus

20min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Narita
Airport

JR Narita Express

60min~

Tokyo
Station

Subway

10min~

Takebashi
(In front of Mainichi-Shinbunsha)

Hikers Bus in top season

450min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Narita
Airport

Expressway Bus

516min~

Nagano
Station

Express Bus

75min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Please pay careful attention to the operational schedules of buses etc., which operate on limited seasonal schedules.
We are quoting times from the timetables of each transportation company, however please make sure to confirm times with each transportation company on the occasion of your travel.
Time notations do not include time necessary for transferring.

Access by car

Narita
Airport

HIgashikanto Expressway & Other Expressways

Approximately 98 km 80 min~

Nerima
IC

Kanetsu Expressway

Approximately
78km 54min~

Fujioka
JCT

Jyoshinetsu Expressway

Approximately
125km 83min~

Nagano
IC

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Times are according to the predictions of time search sites and do not include time for breaks along the way or slowdowns owing to heavy traffic.

Access from Kansai & Osaka

  • Plane
  • Train
  • Bus
  • Car
  • Taxi
  • Cable car
  • Ropeway
  • Gondola lift
  • Lift

Kansai
International
Airport

JR Airport Express

51min~

Shin Osaka
Station

JR Tokaido Shinkansen [Nozomi]

48min~

Nagoya
Station

JR Chuo Line Super Express [Shinano]

123min~

Mastumoto
Station

JR O-ito Line

118min~

Hakuba Oike
Station

Commuter Bus

15min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Bus services aiso are available from Minamiotari Station.

Kansai
International
Airport

Limousine Bus

80min~

Osaka
Station

Express Bus

390min~

Nagano
Station

Express Bus

97 min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Kansai
International
Airport

Limousine Bus

93min~

Itami
Airport

JAL Seasonal Flight in Augast

50min~

Shinsyu Matsumoto
Airport

Shuttle Bus ※Need a Reservation

150min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

If coming by air, depending on your actual time of arrival, you may not be in time to access the next leg of your transportation, so please be sure to confirm in advance.
Please pay careful attention to the operational schedules of buses etc., which operate on limited seasonal schedules.
We are quoting times from the timetables of each transportation company, however please make sure to confirm times with each transportation company on the occasion of your travel.
Time notations do not include time necessary for transferring.

Access by car

Kansai
International
Airport

Hanshin & Other Expressways

Approximately
67km 67min~ 

Suita
JCT

Meishin & Tomei Expressways

Approximately
176km 120min~

Komaki
JCT

Okaya
JCT

Nagano Expressway

Approximately
34km 3min~

Azumino
IC

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Times are according to the predictions of time search sites and do not include time for breaks along the way or slowdowns owing to heavy traffic.

Access from Nagoya

  • Plane
  • Train
  • Bus
  • Car
  • Taxi
  • Cable car
  • Ropeway
  • Gondola lift
  • Lift

Chubu
International
Airport

Commuter Train

30min~

Nagoya
Station

JR Chuo Line Super Express [Shinano]

123min~

Mastumoto
Station

JR O-ito Line

118min~

Hakuba Oike
Station

Commuter Bus

15min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Bus services aiso are available from Minamiotari Station.

Chubu
International
Airport

Limousine Bus

88min~

Nagoya
Station
(Meitetsu Bus Center)

Express Bus

287min~

Nagano
Station

Express Bus

97 min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Please pay careful attention to the operational schedules of buses etc., which operate on limited seasonal schedules.
We are quoting times from the timetables of each transportation company, however please make sure to confirm times with each transportation company on the occasion of your travel.
Time notations do not include time necessary for transferring.

Access by car

Chubu
International
Airport

Chita-hanto Expressway

Approximately
48km 40min~

Kamiyashiro
JCT
Hongo IC

Tomei Expressway

Approximately
16km 12分~

Komaki
JCT

Okaya
JCT

Nagano Expressway

Approximately
34km 23min~

Azumino
IC

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Times are according to the predictions of time search sites and do not include time for breaks along the way or slowdowns owing to heavy traffic.

Access from Fukuoka & Sapporo

  • Plane
  • Train
  • Bus
  • Car
  • Taxi
  • Cable car
  • Ropeway
  • Gondola lift
  • Lift

Fukuoka

Fukuoka
Airport

Shinsyu Matsumoto
Airport

Shuttle Bus ※Need a Reservation

150min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

Sapporo

Shin-Chitose Airport
(Sapporo)

Shinsyu Matsumoto
Airport

Shuttle Bus ※Need a Reservation

150min~

Tsugaike
Kogen

Gondola Lift & Ropeway

25min~

Tsugaike
Shizenen

If coming by air, depending on your actual time of arrival, you may not be in time to access the next leg of your transportation, so please be sure to confirm in advance.
Please pay careful attention to the operational schedules of buses etc., which operate on limited seasonal schedules.
We are quoting times from the timetables of each transportation company, however please make sure to confirm times with each transportation company on the occasion of your travel.
Time notations do not include time necessary for transferring.