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There are 7 ways to get from Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) Shinkansen Yamabiko / ...

¥8052 - ¥12757

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Bus  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Sendai Station

¥3000 - ¥7000

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Drive  •  4h 22m

  1. Drive from Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai 384.7 km

¥4200 - ¥6500

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Sendai  •  4h

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Sendai (SDJ) HND - SDJ

¥15957 - ¥42272

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Yamagata, bus  •  3h 25m

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Yamagata (GAJ) HND - GAJ
  2. Take the bus from Yamagata Kencho-mae to Hirose dori Ichiban-cho

¥17081 - ¥50180

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Shonai, bus  •  6h 15m

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Shonai (SYO) HND - SYO
  2. Take the bus from Tsuruoka S-MALL BT to Sendai Station

¥19657 - ¥37917

Bus to Tokyo Narita, fly to Sendai  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Sendai (SDJ) NRT - SDJ

¥14439 - ¥30900

Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) → Sendai
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The cheapest way to get from Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai is to drive which costs ¥4200 - ¥6500 and takes 4h 22m.

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The fastest way to get from Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai is to train. Taking this option will cost ¥8000 - ¥13000 and takes 2h 42m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tokyo Haneda Airport and arriving at Sendai Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 39m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai. However, there are services departing from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 and arriving at Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) via Hamamatsucho and Tokyo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 42m.

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The distance between Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) and Sendai is 317 km. The road distance is 384.7 km.

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The best way to get from Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai without a car is to train which takes 2h 42m and costs ¥8000 - ¥13000.

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai, including transfers.

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Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai bus services, operated by JR Bus Tōhoku, depart from Tokyo Haneda Airport station.

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Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, depart from Tokyo station.

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The best way to get from Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai is to train which takes 2h 42m and costs ¥8000 - ¥13000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥3000 - ¥7000 and takes 6h 39m, you could also fly, which costs ¥16000 - ¥43000 and takes 4h.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai.
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  • Distance: 317.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 42m

What companies run services between Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND), Japan and Sendai, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Tokyo to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost ¥8000 - ¥12000 and the journey takes 2h 4m. Japan Railways Limited Express also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, JR Bus Tōhoku operates a bus from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Sendai Station twice daily. Tickets cost ¥3000 - ¥7000 and the journey takes 6h 39m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥15000 - ¥42000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥15000 - ¥47000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via New Chitose
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥15000 - ¥46000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Shonai
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥15000 - ¥34000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Sendai
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥12000 - ¥27000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥15000 - ¥60000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via New Chitose
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥16000 - ¥60000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Yamagata
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥15000 - ¥49000
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr)
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥8000 - ¥12000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥8000 - ¥11000
Reserved seat
¥9500 - ¥12000
Green seat
¥12000 - ¥16000
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr)
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥7500 - ¥12000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥7500 - ¥11000
Reserved Seat
¥8000 - ¥12000
Green Seat
¥11000 - ¥16000
Bus operators
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Sendai Station
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥7000
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Daytime Bus
¥3000 - ¥7000
Overnight Bus
¥4500 - ¥8500
Yamako Bus
Website
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Yamagata Kencho-mae to Hirose dori Ichiban-cho
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥850 - ¥1100
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp
Shonai Kotsu
Website
shonaikotsu.jp
Bus from Tsuruoka S-MALL BT to Sendai Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥3400
Schedules at
shonaikotsu.jp
Airport Limousine
Phone
045-459-4800
Website
webservice.limousinebus.co.jp
Bus from Haneda Airport Terminal 1 Station to Narita Airport Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥3200
Schedules at
airport-bus-alliance.com
Book at
webservice.limousinebus.co.jp

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There is no direct flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Sendai Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai bus services, operated by JR Bus Tōhoku, arrive at Sendai Station.

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Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai is 385 km. It takes approximately 4h 22m to drive from Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) to Sendai.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Sendai Airport.

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There are 127+ hotels available in Sendai. Prices start at ¥10000 per night.

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