Season: late Nov to early May
Number of courses: 143
Number of lifts: 115
Longest course: 8 km

Home to eleven ski resorts, more than 140 runs and 10 metres of seasonal snowfall – a skier’s heaven. Set at the base of the Northern Alps, Hakuba features 7 world class ski areas. Considered a winter sports Mecca, Hakuba gained international recognition when it hosted several of the 1998 Winter Olympic events.



*All prices are based on twin share 7nights accommodation and 6 day lift pass otherwise stated.

Hakuba Tokyu Hotel

Tokyu Hotel
from $1,393 per person

Located in the centre of the Wadano area, Hakuba Tokyu Hotel with its deluxe accommodation is a quick free shuttle bus ride to the Happo-one lifts or a short walk away. The hotel has easy access to all surrounding amenities.

Hakuba LaNiege Higashikan

LaNiege Higashikan Hotel
from $1,523 per person

La Niege Higashikan Hotel is only a short walk to the Sakka chair lifts in the Wadano area. This boutique hotel provides luxury, individual styled, spacious rooms including spa baths. The hotel provides a free shuttle service to/from JR Hakuba Station, Bus Terminal and Happo-One Gondola.

Hakuba High Mount

High Mount Hotel
from $936 per person

High Mount Hotel is a family run Hotel with excellent customer service. High quality western style rooms located up the valley from the Sakka chair lifts. Rooms with mountain views and an in-house onsen hot spring.

Access information

From Narita Airport

Passengers travelling from Narita Airport board the Narita Express to Tokyo Station. Travelling time approx. 1 hour.

By Train via Nagano

Take the JR Nagano Bullet train from Tokyo to Nagano (90 minutes) and then an express bus from Nagano to Hakuba (60-90 minutes), where the bus stops at Hakuba Station and directly at the base of several ski resorts. The Japan Rail Pass covers the shinkansen trip but not the bus journey.

By direct highway bus from Narita Airport

During winter, one round trip per day is operated between Narita Airport and Hakuba (Goryu, town center and Happo-one). The one way trip takes about six hours.

Private Transfer is also available between Hakuba and various resorts and towns in Nagano/Myoko Kogen, Haneda Airport, Narita Airport and Down town Tokyo.

Above fees and schedules are subject to change.