How to get to Madarao Family Ski Japan

Madarao is located in the north eastern part of Nagano Prefecture, right on the border with Niigata Prefecture. Take the Nagano Shinkansen from Tokyo to Iiyama Station. Buses are available from the front of Iiyama Station direct to Madarao Kogen. It takes around 20-30 minutes from Iiyama Station to get to Madarao. If you are arriving by car, from the Toyota Iiyama IC, Madarao is just a 25 minute (16.5km) drive up into the mountains.

getting to madarao map


For more info check out Destination Madarao Kogen, download this map (courtesy of Pension Ringo Jam)