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    Complimentary Daily Shuttles around Hirafu and to Kutchan

    Ki Niseko provides complimentary shuttle service to essential stops around Hirafu village and Kutchan town.

    Summer and Autumn

    Operating Schedule

    16 April - 14 December - 9:00 to 18:00 by reservation
    Ki Niseko provides on-demand shuttle service in Hirafu Village and Kutchan Town. Ask our front desk staff to reserve the shuttle and enjoy the surroundings area.

    Winter and Spring

    Operating Schedule

    Winter (15 December - 1 April) - Hirafu Shuttle 10:00 to 23:00, Kutchan Shuttle 12:00 to 20:00
    Spring (2 April - 15 April) - Hirafu Shuttle 10:00 to 18:00, Kutchan Shuttle 12:00 to 15:00

    The Hirafu Shuttle helps you to get around the village by deserving four key locations around Hirafu. It runs continuously during operating hours and takes approximately 20 minutes to complete a loop around all boarding points.

    • Ki Niseko
    • Hirafu 188
    • Boot Solutions (next to Rhythm Snow Sports)
    • Seicomart
    • Lawson

    The Kutchan Town Shuttle takes you to Lucky Supermarket and Kutchan Station (JR Train) before coming back to Ki Niseko at fixed time. The schedule for the shuttle will be released in November.

    • The shuttle accommodates a limited number of guests per trip.
    • Please be at the designated pick-up point five minutes prior to the time for the shuttle will not be able to wait.
    • Please understand that traffic and snow conditions can be heavy and other guests will be using our shuttle service at the same time. Therefore, the shuttle may be early or delayed by 5-10 minutes. With this in mind, please allow time to get to your destination or arrange alternate transportation if necessary.

    If you have any other questions concerning the shuttle service, please ask any of our front desk staff.