Airport Transfers

Welcoming you to New Chitose Airport (CTS) Hokkaido’s largest airport. Spend some time indulging in the wide array of dining and shopping options before making your way up the mountain. There are several options available for your travel.

Airport Shuttles

A convenient alternative – Get dropped off at Niseko-Hirafu Welcome Centre.

Adult (Above 12 years old) : ¥4,100 
Child (3 -11 years old): ¥3,100
Infant (Under 3 years old): Free of charge (no seat)

New Chitose Airport To Niseko: 1 December 2019 - 5 April 2020

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Niseko to New Chitose Airport: 3 December 2019 - 7 April 2020

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Arrival Transfers Bus departure from New Chitose Airport must be at least 60 minutes after domestic flight arrival or 90 minutes after international flight arrival.

Departure Transfers Bus arrival at New Chitose Airport must be at least 75 minutes prior to domestic flights and 120 minutes prior to international flights.

Meeting Points Please arrive at the meeting point 10 min prior to your departure and 15 min prior to your departure if you are departing from the airport. NEST AT THE TREES complimentary pick-ups are provided for guests arriving at Hirafu Welcome Centre. Please inform us of your arrival details in advance.

International Terminal Meeting Point
Domestic Terminal Meeting Point

Private Transfers

The fastest and most comfortable means to reach Nest at The Trees, Niseko. Be greeted by your personal driver at the meeting point, who will bring you directly to our doorstep as well as safe and timely departure transfers back to the airport.

Pick from a modern and safe fleet of vehicles depending on your party. A private van or minibus with ample seating space is advisable for larger groups with luggage and ski gear. 

The average drive time from New Chitose Airport to Niseko is between 2.5 to 3 hours depending on snow conditions. Get to Niseko in comfort and on time with SkyExpress.

One-Way Transfers from 35,000 yen Reserve now

Car Rental

If you prefer driving, you can rent a vehicle from New Chitose Airport. The roads in Japan are right hand drive and very well maintained, even with the heavy snowfall. 

Renting your own vehicles gives you the highest level of convenience to visit various ski resorts and enjoy other activities such as visiting onsens, Kutchan town, Niseko town for shopping and Japanese restaurants. 

You may even consider visiting Otaru for the freshest seafood and the Nikka Brewery which is highly recommended for whiskey lovers. Car Rental is available from the various rental companies at New Chitose Airport. 

Airport Train

The train from New Chitose Airport connects to Sapporo, Otaru and Kutchan year round. The closest station to Nest at the Trees, Niseko is JR Kutchan station. A change in train is required at Otaru to get to Kutchan. 

The train trip from Chitose to Kutchan takes 2.5 – 3.0 hours depending on connection. 

Train tickets cost approximately JPY 2,700 – 3,200. 

NEST AT THE TREES complimentary pick-ups are provided for guests arriving at JR Kutchan station. Please inform us of your arrival details in advance.

Cancellation Policy

  • Payment for Concierge bookings is due 7 days prior to check-In. We reserve the right to cancel without notice any unpaid service by this due date.
  • Cancellation 7 days or less prior to the service start date will incur a 100% cancellation charge.
  • Cancellation includes changes that reduce the overall value of the booking and no shows.
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