Seoul→New Chitose Airport:Direct flight (2 hr. 30 min.)
Beijing→New Chitose Airport:Direct flight (3 hr. 45 min.)
Shanghai→New Chitose Airport:Direct flight (3 hr. 30 min.)
Hong Kong→New Chitose Airport:Direct flight (4 hr. 30 min.)
Taipei→New Chitose Airport:Direct flight (3 hr. 40 min.)
Bangkok→New Chitose Airport:Direct flight (6 hr.)
Kuala Lumpur→New Chitose Airport:Direct flight (8 hr. 30 min.)
New Chitose Airport→Sapporo Station:JR Airport Express* (37 min.)
New Chitose Airport→Sapporo Station:Airport limousine bus* (about 1 hr.)


1. Bidding & Planning
- Support with preparation of bid documents, invitation letters, and promotion materials
- Recommendation for meeting venues, hotels, PCOs, and other local suppliers
- Consultation on CSR and public lecture program planning
- Coordination of site inspection
- Financial Support
*NOTICE: Application must be submitted during the bidding stage
City of Sapporo
Amount (max.): 10 Million Yen
Size / Criteria (min.)
Total attendance : 300
From overseas : 50
Countries : 3
Hokkaido Prefecture
*Applicable only to meetings approved by City of Sapporo
2. On-Site Support
- City Information Desk
- Japanese Culture Programs for accompanying guests
- Brochures & travel guides
- AIRDO Discount Fare
* For details about support services, please contact the Sapporo Convention Bureau.

For details:
Sapporo Convention Bureau

Pre-/Post-Convention Programs

Jozankei Onsen

Japanese Culture Programs

  • Jozankei Onsen (Hot Springs)
    Just 40 minutes by car from central Sapporo in Shikotsu-Toya National Park, Jozankei Onsen is considered a place of retreat from the city. The hot springs are surrounded by picturesque gorges. The traditional Japanese inn provides opportunities to enjoy tea ceremony, indigenous Ainu folktales and more.
  • Hands-on experiences with Japanese culture
    Sapporo has a variety of hands-on experiences to complement conferences held there. Volunteer staff members help accompanying guests of event participants enjoy Japanese tea ceremony, flower arrangement, Japanese calligraphy, kimono and other activities.
  • Hands-on experiences with indigenous Ainu culture
    Mouth harp (mukkuri) making and other such activities for learning about Ainu culture await visitors.


Sapporo Convention Bureau

〒060-0001, Japan 3F MN Bldg., North 1 West 3, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido See the map

Venues overview

Facility Rooms
Hotel 133 23,532
Ryokan 36 2,373
Total 169 25,905