There are 5 ways to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Sendai Airport to Yamagata

$10 - $14

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Train, bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Sendai Airport to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) Sendai Airport Access
  2. Take the bus from Sendai to Yamagata Kencho-mae

$14 - $18

Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Yamagata JR Senzan / ...

$15 - $20

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata 41 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata 41 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata is to drive which costs ¥750 - ¥1200 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata is to taxi which costs ¥21000 - ¥25000 and takes 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sendai Airport and arriving at Yamagata. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata. However, there are services departing from Sendai Airport and arriving at Yamagata via Sendai(Miyagi/Jr). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Sendai Airport (SDJ) and Yamagata is 50 km. The road distance is 65.6 km.

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The best way to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs ¥1100 - ¥1500.

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The bus from Sendai Airport to Yamagata takes 1 h 20 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata bus services, operated by Yamako Bus, depart from Sendai Airport station.

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

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The best way to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata is to bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs ¥1100 - ¥1500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥1600 - ¥2400 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata.
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  • Distance: 31.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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

Yamako Bus operates a bus from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
Sendai Airport Railway
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sendai Airport to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Yamagata
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Yamako Bus
Website
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Sendai Airport to Yamagata
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Sendai to Yamagata Kencho-mae
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Minami Sendai Daiichi Kotsu
Phone
+81 22-241-4141
Website
minasen.co.jp

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Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata bus services, operated by Yamako Bus, arrive at Yamagata station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata is 66 km. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata.

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