There are 7 ways to get from Sendai to Shinjuku Eki by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 28 min

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

$72 - $100

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Bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Sendai Station to Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo

$49

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Koriyama(Fukushima) Shinkansen Yamabiko
  2. Take the bus from Kōriyama to Basuta Shinjuku

$79 - $94

Drive  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Sendai to Shinjuku Eki 231.5 miles

$35 - $60

Fly Sendai to Tokyo Narita, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Sendai (SDJ) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) SDJ - NRT
  2. Take the train from Narita Airport Terminal 2 to Shinjuku(Jr)

$96 - $588

Bus to Yamagata, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  5 h 7 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

$124 - $331

Train to Akita, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Akita
  2. Fly from Akita (AXT) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) AXT - HND

$155 - $864

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sendai Station station and arriving at Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sendai to Shinjuku Eki. However, there are services departing from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) and arriving at Shinjuku(Jr) via Omiya(Saitama). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Sendai and Shinjuku Eki is 305 km. The road distance is 370.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sendai to Shinjuku Eki without a car is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Sendai to Shinjuku Eki, including transfers.

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Sendai to Shinjuku Eki bus services, operated by JR Bus Tōhoku, arrive at Sendai Station.

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

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The best way to get from Sendai to Shinjuku Eki is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 53 min.

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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 Shinjuku Eki bus services, operated by JR Bus Tōhoku, arrive at Basuta Shinjuku, Tokyo station.

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Map of how to get from Sendai to Shinjuku Eki.
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  • Distance: 190.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

What companies run services between Sendai, Miyagi, Japan and Shinjuku Eki, Japan?

You can take a train from Sendai to Shinjuku Eki via Omiya(Saitama) and Shinjuku(Jr) in around 2 h 28 min. Alternatively, JR Bus Tōhoku operates a bus from Sendai to Shinjuku Eki every 4 hours. Tickets cost $49 and the journey takes 5 h 53 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
Flights from Akita to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Yamagata to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from Akita to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
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
Train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Koriyama(Fukushima)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $50
Reserved seat
$40 - $50
Green seat
$50 - $70
Train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Akita
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$65 - $90
Reserved seat
$75 - $95
Green seat
$100 - $130
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 Shinjuku(Jr)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
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
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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Sendai to Shinjuku Eki train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Shinjuku(Jr) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sendai to Shinjuku Eki is 370 km. It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to drive from Sendai to Shinjuku Eki.

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

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There are 2299+ hotels available in Shinjuku Eki. Prices start at $49 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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