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Yamagata Airport (GAJ)


Yamagata, Japan

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Elevation: 353ft

UTC: +9 Hours

Yamagata is a city located in the Yamagata Prefecture of Japan. It is situated in the Tohoku region of the country, and is known for its rich culture and history, as well as its natural beauty. The city is surrounded by mountains, and is home to many cultural attractions, including the Yamadera Temple and the Yamagata Castle. It also has many local festivals, such as the Yamagata Hanagasa Festival and the Yamagata Taisai. The Yamagata Airport (GAJ) is located just outside of the city and provides easy access to the city and its surrounding areas.

Airport Directions

Getting to Yamagata Airport (GAJ) by car is the most direct option. The drive from Tokyo to Yamagata Airport (GAJ) takes approximately 4 hours and 30 minutes via the Tohoku Expressway, and the cost of the tolls will vary depending on the route taken. Getting to Yamagata Airport (GAJ) by bus is also an option. The Yamagata Kotsu bus service operates between Tokyo and Yamagata Airport (GAJ) with a journey time of approximately 6 hours and 30 minutes. The ticket price is approximately 7,000. Getting to Yamagata Airport (GAJ) by train is the most convenient option. The JR Yamagata Shinkansen runs direct from Tokyo Station to Yamagata Airport (GAJ) with a journey time of approximately 3 hours and 20 minutes. The ticket price is approximately 14,720. Getting to Yamagata Airport (GAJ) by taxi is the most expensive option. A taxi from Tokyo to Yamagata Airport (GAJ) would cost approximately 50,000.

Airport Terminals & Airlines

Yamagata Airport (GAJ) has two terminals: Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Terminal 1 serves domestic flights, while Terminal 2 serves international flights. The following airlines are available at Yamagata Airport (GAJ):Terminal 1:Air DoJapan AirlinesPeach AviationSkymark AirlinesSolaseed AirStarFlyerVanilla AirTerminal 2:China AirlinesPhilippine AirlinesSingapore AirlinesThai Airways

Airport Address

The address of Yamagata Airport (GAJ) is Kamiyama, Higashine, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan 989-1233. The phone number is +81 23-633-7111. The email address is The opening hours are from 6:00 AM to 11:00 PM.

Airport Lost & Found

The Lost & Found Department at Yamagata Airport (GAJ) is located in the Airport Administration Office, and can be reached by telephone at 023-622-5656. The opening hours are 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM. The address is: Yamagata Airport Administration Office, ???999-0205 Yamagata Prefecture, Higashine-shi, Kaminakagura, Yabu-cho, 2-3-1.

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