Long Distance Buses
Various different companies have long-distance buses from Sendai, traveling within Miyagi and as far away as Osaka. Most depart from close to Sendai Station, although some also leave from Izumi Chuo Subway Station and Nagamachi JR Station.
If you have a specific departure point and destination in mind, your best bet is to call the English Hotline
at Sendai International Centre: (022) 224-1919
Staff will be more than happy to find out which bus is best for you.
Long Distance Bus Stops near Sendai Station Long Distance Bus Destinations
Long distance Bus destinations
*Buses to Murata leave from Sendai Eki Nishi-guchi Bus Pool See Long Distance Bus Stops near Sendai Station for other departure points.
Reservations are required for the buses going to:
A Aomori (4hr 50 mins)
A Hirosaki (4hr 20 mins)
A Hachinohe (4hr 10 mins)
A Akita (3hr 40 mins)
C Odate (4hr 20 mins)
C Omagari (3hr 35 mins)
C Yokote (2hr 50 mins)
C Yuzawa (3hr 25 mins)
A Sakata (3hr)
A Narita Airport (7hr 20 mins)
A Tokyo Disney Land (8hr 20 mins)
B Hamamatsucho (5hr 50 mins)
C Shinjuku (5hr 30 mins)
C Niigata (4hr mins)
A Kanazawa (8hr 30 mins)
A Nagoya (10hr mins)
A Kyoto (10hr 40 mins)
A Osaka (12hr 15 mins)
Reservations are not required for the buses going to:
A Morioka (2hr 40 mins)
A Ofunato (3hr 20 mins)
C Hanamaki (2hr 30 mins)
C Mizusawa, Esashi (2hr)
F Ichinoseki (1hr 20 mins)
F Tendo, Sagae (1hr 30 mins)
C Yonezawa (1hr 55 mins)
E Yamagata (1hr)
E Shinjo (2hr 15 mins)
A Fukushima (1hr 10 mins)
A Koriyama (1hr 50 mins)
C Aizuwakamatsu (2hr 30 mins)
Miyagi Kotsu Bus Information (Japanese only):
Long distance buses departing from near Sendai Station for various locations in Miyagi; Sendai local buses departing from various locations.
Higashi Nippon Express Bus Information (Japanese only):
Buses departing from near Sendai Station for various locations in Miyagi.
JR Bus Tohoku Information (mostly Japanese):
Buses departing from near Sendai Station for various locations in Honshu; buses departing from Izumi Chuo Subway Station for Tokyo; and from Nagamachi JR Station for Tokyo, Yokohama, Shinagawa, Shinjuku.
Miyagi Tourist Information:
Information on local and long-distance buses departing from Sendai and other parts of Miyagi.