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There are 7 ways to get from Sendai to Gunma by train, night bus, car, plane or bus

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Train via Honjowaseda  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Omiya(Saitama) Shinkansen Yamabiko / ...
  2. Take the train from Omiya(Saitama) to Honjowaseda Shinkansen Asama / ...

$110 - $161

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Night bus  •  8h 18m

  1. Take the night bus from Sendai Sta.(East Ent.) to Shim-Maebashi Sta. [Highway Bus] Gunma - Sendai Line

$35 - $60

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Train  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Omiya(Saitama) Shinkansen Yamabiko / ...
  2. Take the train from Omiya(Saitama) to Takasaki JR Takasaki / ...

$78 - $107

Train via Oyama(Tochigi)  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Oyama(Tochigi) Shinkansen Yamabiko
  2. Take the train from Oyama(Tochigi) to Takasaki JR Ryomo

$72 - $100

Drive  •  3h 56m

  1. Drive from Sendai to Takasaki 211.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Sendai to Tokyo Narita, train  •  5h 41m

  1. Fly from Sendai (SDJ) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) SDJ - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Nippori
  3. Take the train from Kita-Senju to Tatebayashi

$89 - $581

Bus to Yamagata, fly to Tokyo Haneda, train  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Hirose dori Ichiban-cho to Yamagata Kencho-mae
  2. Fly from Yamagata (GAJ) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) GAJ - HND
  3. Take the train from Asakusa(Tobu/Subway) to Tatebayashi

$132 - $341

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The cheapest way to get from Sendai to Gunma is to drive which costs ¥4000 - ¥6000 and takes 3h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Sendai to Gunma is to train which costs ¥12000 - ¥19000 and takes 3h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sendai to Gunma. However, there are services departing from Sendai Sta.(East Ent.) and arriving at 芝塚 via 新前橋駅. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sendai to Gunma. However, there are services departing from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) and arriving at Takasaki via Omiya(Saitama) and Honjowaseda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 12m.

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The distance between Sendai and Gunma is 257 km. The road distance is 338.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sendai to Gunma without a car is to train which takes 3h 12m and costs ¥12000 - ¥19000.

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It takes approximately 3h 12m to get from Sendai to Gunma, including transfers.

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Sendai to Gunma bus services, operated by Nippon Chuo Bus Co, depart from Sendai Sta.(East Ent.) station.

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

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The quickest flight from Sendai Airport to Tokyo Narita Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Map of how to get from Sendai to Gunma.
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  • Distance: 160.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 12m

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

You can take a train from Sendai to Takasaki via Omiya(Saitama) and Honjowaseda in around 3h 12m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Sendai to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Yamagata to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Omiya(Saitama)
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$65 - $90
Reserved seat
$75 - $95
Green seat
$95 - $130
Train from Omiya(Saitama) to Honjowaseda
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$24 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$35 - $50
Train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Oyama(Tochigi)
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$55 - $80
Reserved seat
$65 - $85
Green seat
$85 - $120
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 Omiya(Saitama) to Takasaki
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Oyama(Tochigi) to Takasaki
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keisei Railways
Website
keisei.co.jp
Train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Nippori
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tobu Railway
Website
tobu.co.jp
Train from Kita-Senju to Tatebayashi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Asakusa(Tobu/Subway) to Tatebayashi
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nippon Chuo Bus Co
Website
ncbbus.co.jp
Night bus from Sendai Sta.(East Ent.) to Shim-Maebashi Sta.
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
ncbbus.co.jp
Yamako Bus
Website
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Hirose dori Ichiban-cho to Yamagata Kencho-mae
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp

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Sendai to Gunma bus services, operated by Nippon Chuo Bus Co, arrive at Shim-Maebashi Sta. station.

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Sendai to Gunma train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Honjowaseda station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sendai to Gunma is 339 km. It takes approximately 3h 56m to drive from Sendai to Gunma.

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All Nippon Airways offers flights from Sendai Airport to Tokyo Narita Airport.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Gunma. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sendai to Sendai Airport is to train which takes 24m and costs ¥650 - ¥850.

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