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Finding the ideal transport hubs for your journey is the key to efficiently travel around the vast area of Yamagata.
Once entering Yamagata, hire a car or take trains and public transport according to your holiday plan such as the purpose and the duration of your travel.

Getting to Yamagata by train

Tokyo - Kaminoyama Onsen - Yamagata - Tendo

  • Tokyo
  • JR Yamagata ShinkansenApprox. 2 hr 35 min
  • Kaminoyama Onsen
  • JR Yamagata ShinkansenApprox. 10 min
  • Yamagata
  • JR Yamagata Shinkansen Approx. 10 min
  • Tendo

Getting to Yamagata by airplane

Haneda Airport - Yamagata Airport

  • Haneda Airport
  • Japan AirlinesApprox. 1 hr 5 min
  • Yamagata Airport
  • [Access from the airport]
    ・Yamagata City: About 35 minutes by shuttle bus
    ・Tendo City: About 25 minutes by airport liner that requires reservations

Getting to Yamagata by express bus

Tokyo - Yamagata and Tendo

  • Tokyo
  • Highway express busApprox. 6 hr 50 min
  • Yamagata and Tendo

Getting to Yamagata by car

Urawa toll booth - Yamagatazao IC

  • Urawa toll booth
  • Tohoku ExpresswayApprox. 3 hr 10 min
  • Murata JCT
  • Yamagata ExpresswayApprox. 30 min
  • Yamagatazao IC

Urawa toll booth - Yamagata-chuo IC

  • Urawa toll booth
  • Tohoku ExpresswayApprox. 2 hr 40 min
  • Fukushima JCT
  • Tohoku Chuo ExpresswayApprox. 1 hr 15 min
  • Yamagata-chuo IC
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