24196-47 Kamishiro, Hakuba Village, Nagano Pref.
From Tokyo take the Chuo Expressway for 182.1Km, then Nagano Expressway for 33.1Km, then pick up the Route 147 & 148 for 51Km. Approx 4hrs travel time.
Chuo taxis can be booked from Narita airport to Nagano station for ¥8,500 per person. Then take a bus to Hakuba. Taxis can sometimes be booked directly to Hakuba for ¥11,000, depending on numbers. Contact [email protected] well in advance.
Free bus from Nagano station to resort. Leaves 9:10 and returns 16:35, tel 0261-75-3147 to reserve in advance. Alpico run buses from Nagano station 10 times a day for ¥1,400 (one way). Express Alpico buses from Shinjuku to Hakuba Goryu go 4 times a day for ¥4,800 (one way) Approx 4.5hrs travel time. Check www.alpico.co.jp/access/express/index_e.html for more information. Free Hakuba 47 shuttles operate throughout the Hakuba village to restaurants and the major hotels.
Bullet trains from Tokyo go 10 times a day to Nagano station then take a bus to Hakuba. Train costs 7,970 yen, Alpico Bus 1,400 yen (one way)