Getting to Nozawa Onsen

  • By Train

    One of the most popular transport is the Shinkansen bullet train from Tokyo or other major cities. The ride is smooth, comfortable and enjoyable. With the new Hokuriku Shinkansen stopping at Iiyama Station, getting to Nozawa Onsen has never been easier. Just as a guide, if you hop into the train from Narita Airport at 9.19am, you will arrive at Nozawa Onsen at 1.25pm. To check on train timings and fare from anywhere in Japan, visit hyperdia.com. Access to Nozawa Onsen from the usual airports and major cities are illustrated below..

  • Chuo Taxi Door-to-Door Service

    No need to worry about getting lost at Tokyo Station or lugging travel bags anymore! Chuo Taxi is a convenient door-to-door service, bringing guests from Narita/Haneda Airport, regardless of flight arrival time, directly to our doorstep. Details and reservation available on their website.

  • Ski Bus

    The ski bus service operates between Narita/Haneda Airport and Nozawa Onsen. This express coach will bring guests from the airport to Nozawa Onsen Chuo Bus Terminal, with a couple of stops during the 5hr ride. Transfers are available only at specific time(s) each day. Details and reservation available at their website.

By Train


Alight at Nozawa Onsen, and make a 12 -15 minutes walk to Schanze Nozawa ski lodge. For a detailed guide map to the lodge, click here.


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