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There are 7 ways to get from Sendai to Seoul by plane, train, bus, ferry or night bus

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 Sendai to Incheon, train  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Sendai (SDJ) to Incheon (ICN) SDJ - ICN
  2. Take the train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station

$179 - $322

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Fly Sendai to Seoul Gimpo  •  7h 52m

  1. Fly from Sendai (SDJ) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) SDJ - GMP

$307 - $909

Bus to Yamagata, fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  11h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Hirose dori Ichiban-cho to Yamagata Kencho-mae
  2. Fly from Yamagata (GAJ) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) GAJ - GMP

$228 - $671

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Seoul Gimpo  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Omiya(Saitama)
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Seoul Gimpo (GMP) HND - GMP

$199 - $709

Train, ferry  •  15h 31m

  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
  4. Take the train from Busan Station to Gwangmyeong Station

$441 - $567

Bus, night bus, ferry, train  •  36h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Sendai Station to Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo
  2. Take the night bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Kokura
  3. Take the ferry from Shimonoseki to Busan
  4. Take the train from Busan Station to Seoul Station

$261 - $437

Night bus, bus, ferry  •  37h 54m

  1. Take the night bus from Sendai-eki to Namba Station
  2. Take the bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Yonago
  3. Take the ferry from Sakaiminato to Donghae
  4. Take the bus from Donghae Express Bus Terminal to Seoul Express Bus Terminal

$262 - $549

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sendai to Seoul is to fly and train which costs ¥20000 - ¥37000 and takes 6h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Sendai to Seoul is to fly and train which costs ¥20000 - ¥37000 and takes 6h 18m.

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The distance between Sendai and Seoul is 1220 km.

The best way to get from Sendai to Seoul without a car is to train and ferry which takes 15h 31m and costs ¥49000 - ¥65000.

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It takes approximately 6h 18m to get from Sendai to Seoul, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sendai Airport to Incheon Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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All Nippon Airways, Ibex Airlines, Peach Aviation Limited and Asiana Airlines offer flights from Sendai Airport to Incheon Airport.

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There are 1836+ hotels available in Seoul. Prices start at $35 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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Map of how to get from Sendai to Seoul.
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  • Distance: 762.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 18m

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

Japan Airlines, All Nippon Airways and six other airlines fly from Sendai to Seoul every 30 minutes.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Sendai to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $350
Flights from Sendai to Incheon via Chūbu Centrair
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $350
Flights from Sendai to Incheon via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $500
Flights from Sendai to Seoul Gimpo via New Chitose, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Sendai to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Itami, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Sendai to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Sendai to Seoul Gimpo via Hiroshima, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Sendai to Seoul Gimpo via Fukuoka, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Sendai to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Itami, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Sendai to Seoul Gimpo via New Chitose, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Sendai to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Yamagata to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Yamagata to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Itami, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Yamagata to Seoul Gimpo via Tokyo Haneda, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Yamagata to Seoul Gimpo via New Chitose, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Sendai to Incheon
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $350
Flights from Sendai to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Sendai to Seoul Gimpo via Incheon, Gimhae
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Sendai to Seoul Gimpo via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Seoul Gimpo
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Peach Aviation Limited
Website
flypeach.com
Flights from Sendai to Incheon via Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Incheon Int'l Airport T1 to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
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 Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$70 - $100
Reserved seat
$80 - $100
Green seat
$100 - $140
Train from Tokyo to Hakata
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$200 - $270
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$200 - $270
Reserved seat
$220 - $270
Green seat
$290 - $390
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Gwangmyeong Station
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$90
Economy Class
$64
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Book at
trip.com
First Class
$90
Economy Class
$64
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Seoul Station
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$20 - $22
Economy Class
$23 - $26
Bus operators
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
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Sendai Station to Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Night bus from Basuta Shinjuku to Kokura
Ave. Duration
12h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Kintetsu Bus
Phone
06-6618-5301
Website
kintetsu-bus.co.jp
Night bus from Sendai-eki to Namba Station
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$98
Schedules at
kintetsu-bus.co.jp
Nihon Kotsu
Phone
03-5755-2151
Website
nihon-kotsu.co.jp
Bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Yonago
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
nihonkotsu.co.jp
Ko Bus
Website
kobus.co.kr
Bus from Donghae Express Bus Terminal to Seoul Express Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
kobus.co.kr
Ferry operators
Miraejet Kobee
Website
kobee.co.kr
Ferry from Fukuoka to Busan
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
kobee.co.kr
Kampu Ferry
Phone
083-224-3000
Website
kampuferry.co.jp
Ferry from Shimonoseki to Busan
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
kampuferry.co.jp
Second Class
$80
Ferst Class
$111
Deluxe
$160
Suite
$249
DBS Cruise Ferry
Phone
+7 4232 30 2704
Website
dbsferry.co.kr
Ferry from Sakaiminato to Donghae
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Schedules at
dbsferry.co.kr
Royal Suite
$380
First Class
$157
Second Class
$125
Economy Class
$104

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