Expressway bus

Otaru Express
(Via Maruyama / Via Hokkaido University)

Sapporo
Via Maruyama (driving on expressway between Sapporo-nishi and Otaru exits)
Via Hokkaido University (driving on expressway between Sapporo-kita and Otaru exits)
Otaru
Fare (Sapporo Station – Otaru Station)
¥680 one way
Ticket deals and discounts available
April – November
Time Required
(Estimated)
(Sapporo Station – Otaru Station)
Via Maruyama 63 min Via Hokkaido University To Sapporo 55 min
To Otaru 56 min
December – March
Time Required
(Estimated)
(Sapporo Station – Otaru Station)
Via Maruyama 68 min Via Hokkaido University To Sapporo 55 min
To Otaru 56 min
Major Boarding / Disembarking Locations Sapporo Station Sapporo Station Bus Terminal Platform 1
Sapporo Odori Chuo Bus Sapporo Terminal Platform 4
(Only via Hokkaido University)
Sapporo Clock Tower (Only via Maruyama)
Otaru Chuo Bus Otaru Terminal Platform 1 (Via Maruyama)
Platform 2 (Via Hokkaido University)
Ticket Sales Ticket vending machines near Sapporo Station Bus Terminal Platform 3
Sapporo Station Bus Terminal underground ticket office
(Bus Ticket Center Apia Branch)
Chuo Bus Sapporo Terminal ticket counter
Chuo Bus Otaru Station Terminal ticket counter
Ticket Deals Round-trip discount ticket ¥1,270
SAPICA 10% of your fare paid by SAPICA will be stored as SAPICA points.
*You can also use other transportation IC cards (such as Kitaca and Suica) .
*Odekake Pass and One-day Pass are inapplicable throughout the entire route, including sections other than expressways.
Timetable (PDF)

Contact

Otaru Branch
0134-22-5570
Kotoni Branch
011-631-4111