Access to hill town of Biei

Biei is located in the middle of Hokkaido, and has an easy access from the main airport and JR station.


The distance above is approximately distance.

By Car
From Asahikawa
National Highway 237 [approx. 26km, 40 min]
From Sapporo
DO-O Expwy Sapporo IC to Expwy Ashikawa Takasu IC → Rt. 48 → Rt. 12 → National Highway 237 [approx. 166km, 2 hrs 30 min]
From Furano
National Highway 237 [approx. 34km, 40 min]
By JR (Japan Railway)
From Sapporo
Ltd. Exp. at JR Sapporo Station → Local train at JR Asahikawa station → JR Biei Station [approx. 120 min]
From Furano
JR Furano Line [approx. 36 min]






~~~Bus stops around JR Biei station~~~


Map of bus stops & Dohoku bus Timetable

   (click here for enlarged view)



▽Please check here for the location of the Dohoku bus stop (for Shirogane hot sprigs/Blue Pond)▽

▽Please check here for the location of the Furano bus stop (for Furano, Asahikawa and Asahikawa Airport)▽

Attractions in the Hill Town of Biei