Getting to Hakuba, Shiga Kogen, Nozawa Onsen and Myoko

To HAKUBA

To HAKUBA

Transit Information

These directions are for planning purposes only.

By Car
From: Nagano Station, Japan
To: Happo Bus Terminal, Japan
By Train
From: Nagano Station, Japan
To: Hakuba Station, Japan

* The required time shall vary according to the number of stops your train makes.

To SHIGA KOGEN

To SHIGA KOGEN

Transit Information

These directions are for planning purposes only.

By Car
From: Nagano Station, Japan
To: Shiga-Kogen(Hasuike Station, Japan)
By Train
From: Nagano Station, Japan
To: Yudanaka Station, Japan

* The required time shall vary according to the number of stops your train makes.

To NOZAWA ONSEN

To NOZAWA ONSEN

Transit Information

These directions are for planning purposes only.

By Car
From: Nagano Station, Japan
To: Nozawaonsen Village, Japan
By Train
From: Nagano Station, Japan
To: Iiyama Station, Japan

* The required time shall vary according to the number of stops your train makes.

To MYOKO

To MYOKO

Transit Information

These directions are for planning purposes only.

By Car
From: Nagano Station, Japan
To: Akakura Onsen Bus Terminal, Japan
By Train
From: Nagano Station, Japan
To: Myoko-kogen Station, Japan

* The required time shall vary according to the number of stops your train makes.

Getting to NAGANO & NIIGATA

Travel Information between Narita Airport and Nagano

Train and Bus Boarding Information
Changing trains at Tokyo Station

Transferring at Tokyo Station for the Hokuriku Shinkansen

Passengers arriving at Narita Airport board the Narita Express to Tokyo. Frequent departures from the airport rail terminal. Upon arrival at Tokyo Station (B5), take escalators up and follow green signs for the Hokuriku Shinkansen. Proceed through the Hokuriku Shinkansen ticket gates. The platform number for the Hokuriku Shinkansen departure is usually 20~23. Make sure you take the Hokuriku Shinkansen.

Hokuriku Shinkansen departure is usually 20~23.

Tokyo Station Map

Tokyo Station Map

Transferring at Tokyo Station for the Narita Express

the Narita ExpressUpon arrival at Tokyo Station exit the Hokuriku Shinkansen tickets gates and follow the signs to Narita Express that departs from platform 1~4 on the S?bu Line (underground).

To get to platform 1~4 on the S?bu Line (uderground) take the escalators down.

Shinkansen “Series E7”

hokuriku Shinkansen Series E7

Arrival at Nagano Station

Upon arrival at Nagano Station, take the escalator up. Passengers travelling to Hakuba or Shiga Kogen should turn left on exiting the main Shinkansen ticket gate and use the Nagano Station East Exit. Turn left again at the East Exit and take the escalator or lifts down to the bus stops for Hakuba and Shiga Kogen located below.

For Myokokogen, upon arrival at Nagano Station take the escalator up, and go through the ticket gates for the Shinano Railway. Take a train to Myoko-kogen Station.

Nagano Station Map

Nagano Station Map

NAGANO STATION INFORMATION
[ BUSSTOP INFORMATION PDF ]

Arrival at Iiyama Station

For Nozawa Onsen, upon arrival at Iiyama Station take the escalator down, go through the ticket gates and use the Iiyama Station Chikumagawa Exit. The bus stop for Nozawa Onsen is No.4.

Iiyama Station Map

Iiyama Station Map

JR Information

JR Information

1. JR East Information Center

JR East Information Center

2.JR Pass Information

JR offers a variety of excellent value passes to allow travel throughout Japan and for designated areas of travel in Japan.

JR EAST PASS(Nagano, Niigata area)

JR EAST PASS(Nagano,Niigata area)For use in areas of Japan serviced by JR EAST-perfect for travelling to ski resorts in Nagano and Niigata from Narita Airport.

For further information.

An economical ticket that can be used for unlimited rides on Shinkansen, Limited Express trains, etc in Tokyo, Nagano and Niigata area. Use for 5 consecutive days.

  • Eligibility

    A foreign national with a non-Japanese passport

  • Validity period

    5 consecutive days

  • Price

    Adult (12 years of age or older) 18,000yen

    Child (between 6 and 11 years of age)9,000yen

  • *An original, valid passport belonging to the person who will be using the rail pass must be presented at the time of purchase/exchange. (Copies of passports and other substitute documents will not be accepted.)
  • *Rail pass type cannot be changed following purchase.
  • *You may purchase multiple rail passes if their periods of validity do not overlap.

JAPAN RAIL PASS

The JAPAN RAIL PASS is for use for travel throughout Japan including Kyushu, Shikoku and Hokkaido. There are two types of JAPAN RAIL PASS: Green (for superior-class Green cars), and Ordinary. Each of these types is available as a 7-day, 14-day, or 21-day pass.

For further information

Overseas sales

  • Type:
  • Green:
  • Ordinary
  • Duration
  • Adult
  • Child(age 6-11)
  • Adult
  • Child(age 6-11)
type:
7-day

Green:

Adult:
44,810yen
Child(age 6-11):
22,400yen

Ordinary:

Adult:
33,610yen
Child(age 6-11):
16,800yen
type:
14-day

Green:

Adult:
72,310yen
Child(age 6-11):
36,150yen

Ordinary:

Adult:
52,960yen
Child(age 6-11):
26,480yen
type:
21-day

Green:

Adult:
91,670yen
Child(age 6-11):
45,830yen

Ordinary:

Adult:
66,200yen
Child(age 6-11):
33,100yen

Domestic sales

  • Type:
  • Green:
  • Ordinary
  • Duration
  • Adult
  • Child(age 6-11)
  • Adult
  • Child(age 6-11)
type:
7-day

Green:

Adult:
39,600yen
Child(age 6-11):
19,800yen

Ordinary:

Adult:
29,650yen
Child(age 6-11):
14,820yen
type:
14-day

Green:

Adult:
64,120yen
Child(age 6-11):
32,060yen

Ordinary:

Adult:
47,250yen
Child(age 6-11):
23,620yen
type:
21-day

Green:

Adult:
83,390yen
Child(age 6-11):
41,690yen

Ordinary:

Adult:
60,450yen
Child(age 6-11):
30,220yen

3.JR-EAST Train Reservation

JR-EAST Train Reservation is a convenient service that allows you to easily reserve seats on JR EAST Shinkansen and major conventional lines' Limited Express trains in advance using the internet before you leave your home country. With this service, you no longer have to worry about not being able to board a train after arriving in Japan.

JR-EAST Train Reservation

Applicable trains

JR EAST Shinkansen trains: Reserved Seats on the Tohoku Shinkansen, Akita Shinkansen, Yamagata Shinkansen, Joetsu Shinkansen, Hokuriku Shinkansen (between Tokyo and Joetsu myoko)

JR EAST major conventional lines' Limited Express trains: Reserved Seats on the Narita Express, Tokaido Line Limited Express trains, Chuo Line Limited Express trains, Joban Line Limited Express trains, etc.

For further information.