There are 3 ways to get from Sendai to Yonezawa by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Fukushima(Fukushima) Shinkansen Yamabiko / ...
  2. Take the train from Fukushima(Fukushima) to Yonezawa Shinkansen Tsubasa / ...

$48 - $75

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Bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Denryoku Bldg to Yonezawa Eigyosho

$16 - $20

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Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Sendai to Yonezawa 70.1 miles

$11 - $17

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Denryoku Bldg and arriving at Yonezawa Eigyosho. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sendai to Yonezawa. However, there are services departing from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) and arriving at Yonezawa via Fukushima(Fukushima). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Sendai and Yonezawa is 77 km. The road distance is 112.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sendai to Yonezawa without a car is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Sendai to Yonezawa, including transfers.

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Sendai to Yonezawa bus services, operated by Yamako Bus, depart from Denryoku Bldg station.

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Sendai to Yonezawa 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 Yonezawa is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 49 min.

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Sendai to Yonezawa bus services, operated by Yamako Bus, arrive at Yonezawa Eigyosho station.

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

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Map of how to get from Sendai to Yonezawa.
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  • Distance: 47.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

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

You can take a train from Sendai to Yonezawa via Fukushima(Fukushima) in around 1 h 36 min. Alternatively, Yamako Bus operates a bus from Sendai to Yonezawa every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min. JR Bus Tōhoku also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Fukushima(Fukushima)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$27 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $45
Green seat
$40 - $55
Train from Fukushima(Fukushima) to Yonezawa
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$21 - $29
Reserved seat
$28 - $35
Green seat
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Yamako Bus
Website
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Denryoku Bldg to Yonezawa Eigyosho
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Sendai to Uesugi Jinja Shrine
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp

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Yes, the driving distance between Sendai to Yonezawa is 112 km. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Sendai to Yonezawa.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Yonezawa. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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