There are 4 ways to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Sendai Airport to Yamagata
  2. Take the bus from Yamagata to Zao Onsen BT

$13 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus via Sendai(Miyagi/Jr)  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Sendai to Yamagata Yamako Bldg
  2. Take the bus from Center Bldg-mae to Zao Onsen BT

$17 - $29

Train, bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Yamagata JR Senzan / ...
  2. Take the bus from Yamagata to Zao Onsen BT

$18 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort 51.3 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort. However, there are services departing from Sendai Airport and arriving at Zao Onsen BT via Yamagata. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Sendai Airport (SDJ) and Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort is 47 km. The road distance is 82 km.

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The best way to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort, including transfers.

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

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Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort bus services, operated by Yamako Bus, arrive at Zao Onsen BT station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort is 82 km. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort.

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There are 76+ hotels available in Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort.
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  • Distance: 29.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

What companies run services between Sendai Airport (SDJ), Japan and Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort, Japan?

You can take a bus from Sendai Airport (SDJ) to Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort via Yamagata and Zao Onsen BT in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
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.

Contact Details
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Yamagata to Zao Onsen BT
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Sendai to Yamagata Yamako Bldg
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Center Bldg-mae to Zao Onsen BT
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp

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