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Sapporo Station Coin Lockers (Fee, Usage time, How to use them)

Sapporo has many places for traveling, and you can enjoy delicious food and exciting activities.

Then, if you have to carry heavy bags you cannot enjoy these events fully.

So, we recommend you to leave your baggage at the coin locker located in JR Sapporo station before you enjoy sightseeing.

In this article we introduce the coin locker’s usage time and price by using pictures.

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JR Sapporo station has coin lockers in 5 places

JR Sapporo station has a lot of coin lockers. They are divided into about 5 places.

You can check coin locker’s place and current location by coin lockers layout.

However,  all coin locker’s locations are near the ticket gate, so you can easily find any coin lockers in Sapporo station.

▼Coin lockers layout in Sapporo station

▼You can get in those locations without getting lost using the direction board located at the top level of each corner.

The exact location of each coin locker, fee, sizes, usage time (Outside of the ticket gate)

You may want to know how much it cost.

Coin lockers’ fee in Sapporo station is from 400yen to 700yen / one usage.

Sizes, fee, and ways of payment are different depending on the location.

Sizes are small, medium, and large.

 Large coin locker’s fee is 600yen or 700yen.

600 yen coin lockers are smaller than 700yen coin lockers.

You have to use 100yen coin if you will pay in cash.

You can change your money using the Coin charger near each coin locker.(The charger accepts only 1000yen bills.)

▼You can check here on how to use a coin-locker.

You can use Kitaka, Suica, PASMO for your payment.

If you have these transportation cards, you don’t need to use any cash payment.  

▼Here are coin lockers which accept Kitaka for payment.

▼You can change the language to your preferred one (Japanese, Chinese, Korean and English ) 

▼Prepaid transportation cards which you can use for payment

  • Suica
  • PASMO
  • ICOCA
  • Kitaca
  • TOICA
  • manaca
  • はやかけん
  • SUGOCA
  • nimoca

The fee will be added per day.

Usage time is from 5:15 to 24:00, so you can use it during train hours.

You can check how to lock/unlock the coin locker in this video.

▼Lock

▼Unlock

From now, we introduce Location of coin locker in JR Sapporo station

【South side】Coin lockers in south passageway 

We recommend you to use these coin lockers, because there are a lot of coin lockers here in this place.

You can access Odori Park, Susukino, Sapporo Underground Pedestrian Space, it is a nice place to leave your bag.

You can get there within 30 seconds after exiting the ticket gate in JR Sapporo station.

However it might be crowded in high season such as Sapporo Snow Festival(February).

▼Many coin lockers are located in both side of the passageway

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▼These are even at the end of the passageway.

▼Each coin locker in the south passageway is divided by alphabet(A~S), and  flowers.

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You can see Flower’s landmark coin lockers only in the south passageway.

You can easily find the coin lockers you used to leave your baggage if you remember the alphabet and flower.

  • 400 yen per small lockers (60 available )
  • 500 yen per medium lockers (462 available)
  • 600 yen large lockers(132 available)
  • 700 yen large lockers(50 available)

You can use prepaid transportation cards, cash(100yen coin) for payment.

South passageway has 7 Bill changers so you can select which one you would like to use depending on the availability.

South walkway also has coin lockers called Service Door which  you can use without any extra fee during operating time.

You can open a small window, so you can put any small stuff such as glasses and stationary.

Service Door fee is 500yen(100yen more expensive than other same size lockers )

Although the number of the Service Door is only 6, it is useful for your traveling.

▼Service Door: it is accessible anytime for small stuff.

【North Side】Coin lockers in the north passageway 

The number of coin lockers in north walkway is smaller than in south walkway

It is not busy and more quiet than the south walkway.

If you plan to go to Hokkaido University it is more accessible.

▼Coin lockers in the north walkway

▼Fee and the number of the coin lockers

  • 500 yen per medium lockers (104 available)
  • 700 yen large lockers(72 available)

You can use prepaid transportation cards, cash(100yen coin) for payment.

Coin lockers for Skiing equipment and board are located only from December to March.

We recommend you use it when you want to use those equipment during the winter season.

【East side】Coin lockers near to east ticket gate

If you exit the east ticket gate head left for a while, you can find coin lockers soon.

▼Fee and the number of the coin lockers

  • 400 yen per small lockers (12 available )
  • 500 yen per medium lockers (27 available)
  • 700 yen large lockers(32 available)

▼One of the coin lockers is decorated with the package design of Shiroi Koibito, a famous sweets for Hokkaido.

▼These lockers are arranged in L-shapes.

Coin lockers near the east ticket gate accepts only 100yen coin.

You can easily take out your baggage because there are enough space

around coin lockers.

▼There is another coin locker near the east ticket gate. GACHA is a landmark to find it.

▼ATM (AEON Bank)is right across from the coin lockers 

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You can use prepaid transportation cards, cash(100yen coin) for payment.

▼3 Service doors are located in these lockers.

Coin lockers inside of the ticket gate in JR Sapporo station.

Coin lockers are located in 2 places inside of the ticket gate. 

You have to pay an entrance fee if you take out your baggage after exiting the ticket gate.

It is for the person who plans to take the JR train again after leaving his baggage.

【South side】Coin lockers inside of the ticket gate at JR Sapporo station.

▼Fee and the number of the coin lockers

  • 500 yen per medium lockers (18 available)
  • 600 yen large lockers(5 available)
  • 700 yen large lockers(12 available)

You can use prepaid transportation cards, cash(100yen coin) for payment.

【Northside】Coin lockers inside of the ticket gate at JR Sapporo station.

▼Fee and the number of the coin lockers

  • 400 yen per small lockers (1 available )
  • 500 yen per medium lockers (1 available)
  • 600 yen large lockers(10 available)

You can use cash(100yen coin) for payment.

This coin locker is not included in coin lockers layout.

Tips: There are other coin lockers in Sapporo Municipal Subway

Sapporo Municipal Subway is located near JR Sapporo station, and it has coin lockers too.

If you want to use them, you can check the information following article:

If you could not any coin lockers available, let’s use “ecbo cloak”

 If you could not find any coin lockers available in JR Sapporo station, we recommend you to use echo cloak service.

Prices

Bag size: 300yen 

Suitcase size: 600yen

You can find a location near you by using the app.

Summary

Coin lockers in JR Sapporo station are really accessible because all of them are located near the ticket gate.

There are plenty of sizes. We recommend you to use it when traveling.

After you exit the west ticket gate, you can see the tourist information center. 

We hope you enjoy sightseeing in Hokkaido!

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Maria Yamazakiのアバター Maria Yamazaki Translator/Writer

I love traveling!

Coin lockers are very helpful to travel comfortably.

I would be happy if this helps!

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