Hokkaido Tour

Flight Information for Hokkaido Tour in May and Octoberr 2018

The Hokkaido tour does not include airline ticket.  Participants are responsible to arrange international and Japan domestic flights on their own.

The tour starts in Sapporo on 5/22 (or 10/2) and ends in Kushiro on 6/1 (or 10/12).  New Chitose Airport is the nearest airport to Sapporo, and Kushiro Airport is the nearest to Tsurui-mura.  Transfer service between airport and hotel is provided for participants taking our designated flights shown below. If you are taking other flight or transportation, please let us know; we will inform you how to get to the hotel or join the group.

Here is a sample flight schedule for people flying from San Francisco.

5/21 (or 10/1)      (Please note you will arrive the following day as you will lose 17 hours by crossing crossing International date line between San Francisco and Tokyo.)  
United Airlines#875  
Lv. 10:30 a.m.         San Francisco
Arr.  1:50.m.            Haneda, arriving on 5/22 (or 10/2)

5/22 (or 10/2)                
All Nippon Airline#4729  (Designated flight)
Lv.  3:50 p.m.             Haneda
Arr. 5:20 p.m.             New Chitose 

6/1 (or 10/12)
All Nippon Airline #4772 (Designated flight)
Lv.  9:55 a.m.             Kushiro
Arr. 11:40 a.m.           Haneda

6/1 (or 10/12)              
United Airlines #876
Lv.  3:40 p.m.             Haneda
Arr. 9:20 a.m.             San Francisco, arriving on 6/1 (or 10/12)


How to arrange air tickets:
You may book online and/or consult with travel agencies. Here are some travel agencies in the Bay Area which specialize in air tickets to Japan. 
Sankei Travel of America    http://www.sankeitravel.com/company_info_e.html  
IACE Travel    http://www.iace-usa.com/en/
JTB USA http://online.jtbusa.com/

Special Japan domestic airfares available for foreign visitors:
Foreign travelers visiting Japan (on any international carrier) can get a discount, Japan domestic air tciekt. (10,800 yen per sector). Refer to JAL Japan Explore Pass and ANA Experience Japan Fare.