Shinkansen + Local Train
Taking the famous Shinkansen or the “Bullet Train” is the fastest way to get to Myoko Kogen, with the overall journey from the airport taking 3-4 hours. The trip involves a few connections, so if you’re travelling with young children or have lots of luggage you may prefer a direct transfer.
If you’re traveling from Haneda or Narita Airport here’s how you get to Myoko.
- From Narita Airport take the Narita Express to Tokyo Station or if you’re coming from Haneda Airport you’ll need to take the monorail to Hamamatsucho Station and then the train to Tokyo Station.
- From Tokyo Station, take the Shinkansen to Nagano Station. The Bullet Train crosses the country in less than 90 minutes at speeds of up to 300km/h.
- From Nagano Station you’ll need to transfer platforms to the local train Shinano Tetsudo and take the 45 minute train ride to Myoko Kogen Station.
- From Myoko Kogen station your accommodation may offer a free pick up service or you can catch a station.
We provide all our customers with a connection timetable prior to your trip to make the trip easy. If you have any issues during your journey, just ask one of the friendly Japanese staff at any of the stations and they will be happy to assist.