There are 7 ways to get from Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Yamagata Shinkansen Tsubasa

$91 - $136

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Night bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the night bus from Hamamatsucho BT to Yamagata Kencho-mae

$51 - $66

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo to Sendai Station
  2. Take the bus from Sendai to Yamagata Kencho-mae

$73 - $86

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata 241.6 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Yamagata  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Yamagata (GAJ) HND - GAJ

$110 - $311

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Sendai, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Shinagawa to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Sendai (SDJ) NRT - SDJ
  3. Take the bus from Sendai to Yamagata Kencho-mae

$102 - $596

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Shonai, train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Shonai (SYO) HND - SYO
  2. Take the train from Amarume to Shinjo
  3. Take the train from Shinjo to Yamagata

$136 - $690

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No, there is no direct train from Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata. However, there are services departing from Shinagawa and arriving at Yamagata via Tokyo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Shinagawa (Station) and Yamagata is 295 km. The road distance is 386.5 km.

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The best way to get from Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata without a car is to train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata, including transfers.

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Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Tokyo station.

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The best way to get from Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata is to train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 51 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Yamagata Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Yamagata station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata is 387 km. It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to drive from Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata.

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Japan Airlines offers flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Yamagata Airport.

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Map of how to get from Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata.
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  • Distance: 184.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

What companies run services between Shinagawa (Station), Tokyo Prefecture, Japan and Yamagata, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shinagawa (Station) to Yamagata via Tokyo, Sendai Station, and Sendai in around 7 h 51 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Sendai
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Shonai
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Yamagata
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Train operators
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 Amarume to Shinjo
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinjo to Yamagata
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo to Sendai Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Yamako Bus
Website
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Sendai to Yamagata Kencho-mae
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp
Night bus from Hamamatsucho BT to Yamagata Kencho-mae
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp

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