The cheapest times to fly from HND to GAJ are

  • September 17th to September 30th
  • November 19th to March 18th (except the week of December 24th)

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 HND to GAJ is late September. Prices can be as high as $299 for Monday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $163 for Thursday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Yamagata

Flying from Tokyo (HND) to Yamagata (GAJ) will usually cost between $163 to $217 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 to mid August, with an average price of $250. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $87 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $165 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HND to GAJ flight.

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

HND to GAJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HND to GAJ flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Tokyo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.51, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GAJ, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into HND. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Yamagata, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Tokyo. 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 Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $172. Return trip prices are from the GAJ to HND 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 HND to GAJ 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 HND to GAJ? 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 Yamagata Airport to Tokyo International Airport?

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

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

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

How many flights go between Tokyo and Yamagata?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

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


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