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

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

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Train  •  2 h 18 min

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

$77 - $105

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo to Sendai Station

$52 - $54

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Tokyo to Matsushima 245.6 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Sendai  •  4 h 36 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 Sendai  •  6 h 8 min

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

$135 - $623

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Yamagata, bus, train  •  5 h 56 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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to Matsushima is to drive which costs ¥4600 - ¥7000 and takes 4 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo to Matsushima is to train which costs ¥8500 - ¥12000 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Tokyo to Matsushima, including transfers.

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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 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo to Matsushima.
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  • Distance: 200.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

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 18 min. Alternatively, JR Bus Tōhoku operates a bus from Tokyo to Matsushima 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 and the journey takes 5 h 40 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 Sendai via Osaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 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 Sapporo
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Komatsu
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
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
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,900
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Sendai via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,700
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
Japan Railways (JR)
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
$50
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.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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