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kita 5 jo nishi 3・4 chome, Chuo-ku, Sapporo city Hokkaido Japan
Fixed holiday:Open year round
Business Hours:
■Shopping 10:00~21:00
■Restaurants and Cafes 11:00~21:30
※Business hours are different some stores


A shopping center located underground and connecting the JR Sapporo Station and Sapporo subway station.


Clean, healthy and beautiful. The employees of the pharmaceuticals and cosmetics specialty shops can consult with customers according to their questions and worries. Provide topical cosmetic, and supplements for weight loss, and support a healthy and beautiful life. The brands we handle: Shiseido, Kanebo, Kose, Max, Sofina, Cassie, Maybelline, Canmake, Cezanne, Ettusais, Dr. Ci: Labo, Bioderma, and Astalift.

City Drug

■"City Drug"
Drugs and cosmetics shop. We wholeheartedly strive to serve our motto for more beauty, more health and more purity.

Bee House Hoshinokuni

■"Bee House Hoshinokuni"
A make-up shop with polite and courteous counseling of skin care methods. Handling cosmetics items and rich fragrances.
Brands we handle: The Harbor, Max Factor cosmetics, Hollywood, Kanebo, Towani, Litharge, Freeplus, Kose, Cosme Decorte, Puredia, Shiseido, Cle de Peau Beaute, benefique, Kiaora, d Program, Kiryo, Impress, Hinoki, CAC , Aderma, Proherb.


DHC retail shop--look, try and buy. DHC is a retail shop and similar to the familiar CM on television and mail order. Skin-friendly cosmetics, high quality at low prices, health foods, etc., popular products, we are a shop where you can try and then buy.


A Shop focused on additive-free cosmetics you can experience. Cosmetics and supplements available without additives, experience the additive-free power from both inside and outside of the body. We have a sample and counseling corner and booth.


Basics incorporated into everyday fashion wear. Under the theme of rest and quality, we propose the coordinating of season and trend items that you never get tired of.


Apia Character: Appi



Underground mall connecting the JR Sapporo Station subway and the JR Sapporo Station. Lots of sunlight, a town bustling with fun!

Receive 10 "WELCOME COUPON" when you show your passport or the Hokkaido Rail Pass at the information desks in APIA (limited to foreign travelers visiting Japan).
One coupon worth 100yen OFF can be used for every 2,000yen (tax-included) purchases.

Personnel  Tomomi Asada

Fashion and miscellaneous items, drugs and cosmetics all at fun-filled Apia.

Points of Interest

Free wireless internet introduced 

There are 32 access points ready to use within the facility. More details are available at each information desk within the facility.

Shops to Boast About

In the Central Zone are sophisticated fashions and a variety of miscellaneous everyday items. In the west zone are restaurants, cafes and taverns where you can enjoy rich gourmet and lunches that are affordable.

A Variety of Shops

Pharmacy and cosmetics, souvenir and miscellaneous goods, a variety of shops that are all affordable.

 Tax-free Shop List (Chinese)

Map & Access


kita 5 jo nishi 3・4 chome, Chuo-ku, Sapporo city Hokkaido Japan TEL:+81-11-209-3500


【Nearest station】
  • JR Japan Rail
  • Directly connected to Sapporo Station
    From New Chitose Airport JR Rapid (Airport) 36 minutes
    From Asahikawa Station Super Express (L Tokkyu Kamui) 80 mins
    From Otaru Station JR Rapid (Airport) 28 mins
  • Subway
  • Nanboku Line --directly connected to Sapporo Station
    Toho Line-- directly connected to Sapporo Station
  • Bus
  • Directly connected to Sapporo Station Bus Terminal
    Sapporo Station North Exit Bus Terminal--directly connected to JR Sapporo Station
    Front of Sapporo Station Sapporo Station—Tokyu Department Store south side 1-minute walk
【Guests arriving by car】
  • 2 hours free parking service
    2000 yen purchage: 2 hour free parking at Apia, Esta, Paseo, Stellar Place Present your Sapporo parking ticket to each shop staff at the register.
  • Parking Discount
  • One per one parking ticket. Cannot be used with multiple purchases. Some shops carry different conditions and services.
【Taxi stop】
  • Taxi stop:Sapporo Station South Exit
  • Taxi stop:Sapporo Station North Exit

Language service

Staff (Information desk)Japanese
Ceiling hanging signJapanese, English, Korean,
Simplified Chinese,
Traditional Chinese
APIA pamphletJapanese
general pamphlet
Japanese, English, Korean,
Simplified Chinese,
Traditional Chinese

Credit card that can be used

China UnionPay, VISA, JCB, Master, AMEX, DINERS,SmartPay


Questions about travel to Hokkaido

We accept questions about Hokkaido trips.
Please let us help you preparing for your individual trips,
small-group trips, observation tours, etc.

Please use the inquiry form.


Shopping center directly connected to Sapporo Station JR TOWER