Okushiga Kogen is easily accessible by car. It takes about 4 hours to get from Tokyo to Okushiga Kogen. From Tokyo, take the Kanetsu expressway in the Nagano direction. Continue onto the Joushin’etsu Expressway towards Shinshu Nakano. Exit at Shinshu Nakano IC (after Nagano) then follow the Shiga Kogen sign, then Okushiga Kogen signs.
We provide free parking at the hotel.
BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT
To get to Okushiga Kogen via public transport, please check Hyperdia for specific timetables – it is the easiest website for English speakers to use! We have also included timetables below for your use.
One of the easiest ways to get to Okushiga Kogen is through train then bus or taxi. Take the bullet train (Shinkansen) to Nagano Station, then either the Shiga Kogen Express bus or the taxi (will cost about 13,000 Yen) to Okushiga Kogen.
Directions and the latest time tables below:
First, take the Hokuriku Shinkansen from Tokyo station to Nagano station
Then, take a bus from Nagano station to Okushiga-Kogen (make sure to go to the east exit to find the bus). As the timetable is in Japanese, please contact us if you require any assistance!
- Yudanaka – Shiga Kogen Bus Time Table（Nagaden-bus）
- Iiyama – Shiga Kogen Express Bus Time Table（Nagaden-bus）
BY EXPRESS BUS
There is high-speed bus service to Nagano Station from Tokyo, Nagoya, Osaka, Kyoto, and Niigata. Then use Nagano Dentetsu Line or Shiga Kogen express bus service from Nagano Station (link above). Customers who would like to use high speed bus will find the time table from the websites below. As the timetables are in Japanese, please contact us if you require any assistance!:
- Shinjuku to Nagano Kawanakajima Bus Keio Dentetsu Bus
- Ikebukuro to Nagano Nagaden Bus Seibu Bus
- Nagoya – Nagano Kawanakajima Bus Meitetsu Bus
- Osaka, Kyoto – Nagano Nagaden Bus Nankai Bus
- Niigata – Nagano Nagaden Bus Niigata Transport
BY TAXI FROM JR NAGANO STATION
Taxi service from JR Nagano Station to Okushiga Resort can enjoy a special discount.
As reservation is required, please contact Okushiga Kogen hotel in advance.
- Section available JR Nagano Station to Okushiga Resort
- sedan (4 people) 15,010 yen – 18,100 yen (It dipends availebility)
- jumbo (9 people) 20,500 yen – 25,500 yen (It dipends availebility)
- Time needed: 1 hour 45min (varies by season)
- It’s necessary to make a reservation in advance.
BY TAXI FROM NARITA or HANEDA AIRPORT
Taxi service from Narita or Haneda Airort is available. For price and reservation, please contact Okushiga Kogen Hotel in advance.
Okushiga Kogen is easily accessible by car and public transportation.