There are 6 ways to get from Tokyo to Matsushima by train, night bus, car, plane or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) Shinkansen Hayabusa / ...
  2. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Matsushima JR Tohoku

$72 - $100

5 alternative options

Night bus  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the night bus from Nishi Funabashi to Sendai

$76 - $79

Drive  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Matsushima 245.6 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Sendai  •  6 h 9 min

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

$134 - $623

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Sendai  •  4 h 37 min

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

$96 - $589

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Yamagata, bus, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Yamagata (GAJ) HND - GAJ
  2. Take the bus from Yamagata Kencho-mae to Sendai
  3. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Matsushima

$126 - $335

What companies run services between Tokyo, Japan and Matsushima, Miyagi, Japan?

You can take a train from Tokyo to Matsushima via Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) in around 2 h 17 min. Alternatively, Japan Airlines, All Nippon Airways and two other airlines fly from Tokyo to Matsushima every 30 minutes.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Nagoya
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Komatsu
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Sendai
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,500
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,900
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Yamagata
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
AIRDO
Website
airdo.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
Bus operators
Miyako Kotsu
Website
miyakou.co.jp
Night bus from Nishi Funabashi to Sendai
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
miyakou.co.jp
Yamako Bus
Website
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Yamagata Kencho-mae to Sendai
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Tokyo to Matsushima?

The distance between Tokyo and Matsushima is 321 km. The road distance is 393 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Matsushima?

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Matsushima is to drive which costs ¥4500 - ¥6500 and takes 4 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Tokyo to Matsushima?

The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Matsushima is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs ¥7500 - ¥11000.

Is there a direct train between Tokyo and Matsushima?

No, there is no direct train from Tokyo to Matsushima. However, there are services departing from Tokyo and arriving at Matsushima via Sendai(Miyagi/Jr). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

How long does it take to get from Tokyo to Matsushima?

It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Tokyo to Matsushima, including transfers.