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There are 3 ways to get from Hachinohe to Sendai by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Hachinohe to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) Shinkansen Hayabusa

$61 - $92

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Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Honhachinohe to Sendai

$44

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Hachinohe to Sendai 184.1 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Hachinohe to Sendai is to drive which costs ¥3500 - ¥5500 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hachinohe to Sendai is to train which costs ¥6500 - ¥11000 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Honhachinohe and arriving at Sendai. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hachinohe to Sendai. However, there are services departing from Hon-Hachinohe and arriving at Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) via Hachinohe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Hachinohe and Sendai is 254 km. The road distance is 294.5 km.

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The best way to get from Hachinohe to Sendai without a car is to train which takes 2 h 26 min and costs ¥6500 - ¥11000.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Hachinohe to Sendai, including transfers.

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Hachinohe to Sendai bus services, operated by JR Bus Tōhoku, depart from Honhachinohe station.

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Hachinohe to Sendai train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Hachinohe station.

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The best way to get from Hachinohe to Sendai is to train which takes 2 h 26 min and costs ¥6500 - ¥11000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥4900 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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  • Distance: 158.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

What companies run services between Hachinohe, Japan and Sendai, Miyagi, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Hachinohe to Sendai every 3 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min. Alternatively, JR Bus Tōhoku operates a bus from Hachinohe to Sendai 3 times a day. Tickets cost $44 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Honhachinohe to Sendai
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp

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Hachinohe to Sendai bus services, operated by JR Bus Tōhoku, arrive at Sendai station.

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Hachinohe to Sendai train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hachinohe to Sendai is 294 km. It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to drive from Hachinohe to Sendai.

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There are 116+ hotels available in Sendai. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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