Location of Nozawa Onsen

Nozawa Onsen is one of the Nagano ski resorts, located 46km northeast of the city of Nagano.

It takes about 4-5 hours to get from Narita Airport to Nozawa Onsen via train and 5-6 hours by bus.  There is a bus that leaves from Narita (Tokyo) Airport each night at 8 pm.

It takes 3 hours by train from Tokyo to Nozawa Onsen.

Ski Resort Shangri-La

Nozawa Onsen is like a true Japanese ski resort Shangri-La.

From the mountain peaks on a clear day you can see the sun set into the ocean. The town has some amazing traditional architecture with Temples, Hot Spring Houses, and traditional Inns.

Multiple Hot Springs

It is one of the richest sources of Hot Springs in Japan and there is a myriad of water flowing from the mountains and springs throughout the village leaving its soothing sound as it passes.

Please have a look at the below maps to see the position of Nozawa Onsen in Japan and also the great position of our properties in the Village.

Nozawa Onsen Location

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Drive And Park

Most of our lodges do not have parking however we can usually arrange free parking in the Village for our guests.  Ask when booking and we will organise something for you.

Looking To Ski Japan On A Budget

We’ve written a few articles on Nozawa Onsen and one of them is about how to come and ski Japan on a budget.  Hope you like it!