This is a great information for visitors to Otaru!!
From 21st of December, free direct bus will run 2 times a day, 5 days every week, from New Chitose Airport to some hotels in Otaru.
This bus needs to be reserved by 4 days before your staying, but really convenient.
You don't need to worry about access right after your arrival at the airport.
How to make a booking
①Download a application form from the web site of Otaru Tourism Association.
②Fill in the form.
③Fax it to your staying hotel.
④Get a fax back as a confirmation.
Details of Direct bus
2011/Dec.21 ～ 2012/Feb.29
Dep. 14:30 (Wed, Thu, Fri, Sta, Sun) limited to 90 people.
17:00 (Wed, Thu, Sat, Sun) limited to 45 people.
※This bus is limited to guests who stay at these hotels...
Authent Hotel Otaru URL http://www.authent.co.jp/
Grand Park Otaru URL http://www.parkhotelgroup.com/otaru/
Hotel Sonia URL http://www.hotelsonia.co.jp/
Hotel Nord Otaru URL http://www.hotelnord.co.jp/
Asarigawaonsen Korakuen URL http://www.otaru-korakuen.com/
Otaru Asari Classe Hotel URL http://www.classe-hotel.com/
Winkel URL http://www.winkel.co.jp/
Kuramure URL http://www.kuramure.com/
The URL of this reservation form will be appeared on the web site of Otaru Tourism Association ( http://www.otaru.gr.jp/ ) soon !! :)