The cheapest times to fly from GAJ to HND are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • September 3rd to October 7th
  • November 26th to December 16th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from GAJ to HND is late September. Prices can be as high as $283 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $163 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Tokyo

Flying from Yamagata (GAJ) to Tokyo (HND) will usually cost between $163 to $218 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $163. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $235. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $72 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $172 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GAJ to HND flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the GAJ to HND route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

GAJ to HND Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GAJ to HND flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Yamagata. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.53, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HND, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into GAJ. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Tokyo, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Yamagata. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $9 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $173. Return trip prices are from the HND to GAJ flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from GAJ to HND can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 20 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GAJ to HND? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: JAL, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tokyo International Airport to Yamagata Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 200 miles or 322 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GAJ to HND?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GAJ to HND flight is about 1 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Yamagata and Tokyo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 2 available flights from GAJ to HND.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GAJ
Origination airport name Yamagata Airport
City Yamagata
Country Japan
Latitude 38.4
Longitude 140.4

Return Airport

Destination code HND
Destination airport name Tokyo International Airport
City Tokyo
Country Japan
Latitude 35.6
Longitude 139.8


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