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

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Train, night train  •  3 h 3 min

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

$96 - $137

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Train via Utsunomiya  •  4 h 14 min

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

$71 - $100

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Train  •  3 h 12 min

  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

Bus, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Hirosedori to Shin-Niigata
  2. Take the train from Niigata to Takasaki Shinkansen Toki / ...

$91 - $116

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Sendai to Takasaki 211.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Sendai to Tokyo Narita, train  •  5 h 49 min

  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  •  7 h 5 min

  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

Questions & Answers

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). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 3 min.

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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 and night train which takes 3 h 3 min and costs .

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

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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 1 h 10 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sendai to Gunma is 339 km. It takes approximately 3 h 56 min 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 57+ hotels available in Gunma. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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

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

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

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Sendai to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Yamagata to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
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
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$65 - $90
Reserved seat
$75 - $95
Green seat
$95 - $130
Night train from Omiya(Saitama) to Takasaki
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$28 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $45
Green seat
$40 - $55
Train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Utsunomiya
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$50 - $70
Reserved seat
$60 - $75
Green seat
$75 - $110
Train from Niigata to Takasaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $65
Reserved seat
$55 - $70
Green seat
$70 - $95
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 Omiya(Saitama) to Takasaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Oyama(Tochigi) to Takasaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keisei Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Nippori
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Tobu Railway
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kita-Senju to Tatebayashi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Asakusa(Tobu/Subway) to Tatebayashi
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Hirosedori to Shin-Niigata
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Yamako Bus
Website
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Hirose dori Ichiban-cho to Yamagata Kencho-mae
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp

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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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