There are 6 ways to get from Sendai to Busan by plane, ferry, train, night bus, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Gimhae  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Sendai (SDJ) to Gimhae (PUS) SDJ - PUS

$187 - $440

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Fly to Fukuoka, ferry  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Sendai (SDJ) to Fukuoka (FUK) SDJ - FUK
  2. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan

$302 - $509

Train, ferry  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Tokyo
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Hakata
  3. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan

$416 - $527

Night bus, ferry  •  32 h 32 min

  1. Take the night bus from Sendai Station to Ōsaka
  2. Take the ferry from Osaka to Busan

$255 - $528

Bus, night bus, ferry  •  25 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Sendai Station to Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo
  2. Take the night bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Nishitetsu Tenjin Bus Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan

$294 - $374

Drive, ferry  •  18 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Sendai to Fukuoka
  2. Take the ferry from Fukuoka to Busan

$270 - $334

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sendai and Busan is 1110 km.

The best way to get from Sendai to Busan without a car is to train and ferry which takes 11 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Sendai to Busan, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sendai Airport to Gimhae Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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JetStar Japan, Jeju Air, Eastar Jet and six other airlines offer flights from Sendai Airport to Gimhae Airport.

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There are 589+ hotels available in Busan. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sendai to Sendai Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Sendai to Busan.
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  • Distance: 693.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

What companies run services between Sendai, Miyagi, Japan and Busan, South Korea?

Japan Airlines, Korean Air and nine other airlines fly from Sendai to Busan hourly.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Sapporo, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Nagoya
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Sendai to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Sendai to Fukuoka via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Sendai to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Sendai to Fukuoka via Komatsu
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Sendai to Fukuoka via Osaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Flights from Sendai to Fukuoka via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Sendai to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Sendai to Fukuoka via Komatsu
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Incheon
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Nagoya
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Nagoya
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Incheon
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Air Busan
Website
en.airbusan.com
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Nagoya
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Eastar Jet
Website
eastarjet.com
Flights from Sendai to Gimhae via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Train operators
Bus operators
Kintetsu Bus
Phone
06-6618-5301
Website
kintetsu-bus.co.jp
Night bus from Sendai Station to Ōsaka
Ave. Duration
12 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$112
Schedules at
kintetsu-bus.co.jp
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Sendai Station to Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Night bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Nishitetsu Tenjin Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Ferry operators
JRbeetle
Website
jrbeetle.co.jp
Ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
jrbeetle.co.jp
Panstar
Website
panstar.jp
Ferry from Osaka to Busan
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Schedules at
panstar.jp
4 Bed Cabin
$143
2 Bed Cabin
$401
2 Bed Cabin Deluxe
$446

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