There are 3 ways to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Akita Shinkansen Komachi

$71 - $103

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Bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Sendai to Akita

$43 - $45

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita 154.9 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita. However, there are services departing from Sendai Airport and arriving at Akita via Sendai(Miyagi/Jr). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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The distance between Sendai Airport (SDJ) and Akita is 189 km. The road distance is 247.9 km.

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The best way to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita without a car is to train which takes 3 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita, including transfers.

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Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) station.

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The best way to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita is to train which takes 3 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 31 min.

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Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Akita station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita is 248 km. It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to drive from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Akita. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita.
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  • Distance: 118.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

What companies run services between Sendai Airport (SDJ), Japan and Akita, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita 3 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 13 min. Alternatively, JR Bus Tōhoku operates a bus from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Akita hourly. Tickets cost $37 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Akita
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$65 - $90
Reserved seat
$75 - $95
Green seat
$100 - $130
Bus operators
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Sendai to Akita
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp

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