The cheapest times to fly from SDJ to HNA are

  • March 19th to July 22nd (except the weeks of April 30th and May 21st)
  • November 12th to December 23rd (except the week of November 26th)

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 SDJ to HNA is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $3191 for Saturday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $2588 for Thursday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Hanamaki

Flying from Sendai (SDJ) to Hanamaki (HNA) will usually cost between $2588 to $2851 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $2588. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $2862. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $274 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2629 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SDJ to HNA flight.

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

SDJ to HNA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SDJ to HNA flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Sendai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $18.13, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HNA. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Hanamaki. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $32 (1%) 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 $2624. Return trip prices are from the HNA to SDJ flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SDJ to HNA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 9 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SDJ to HNA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SDJ to HNA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Sapporo (SDJ > CTS > HNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $468
  • Average savings: $2162 (82.22%)

See SDJ to CTS flights

Hack #2: Osaka (SDJ > ITM > HNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $573
  • Average savings: $2056 (78.2%)

See SDJ to ITM flights

Hack #3: Fukuoka (SDJ > FUK > HNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $792
  • Average savings: $1837 (69.87%)

See SDJ to FUK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SDJ to HNA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Asiana, China Airlines, EVA Air, FDA, Hawaiian, JAL, Tigerair Taiwan, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hanamaki Airport to Sendai Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 90 miles or 145 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SDJ to HNA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SDJ to HNA flight is about 1 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Sendai and Hanamaki?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 29 available flights from SDJ to HNA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SDJ
Origination airport name Sendai Airport
City Sendai
Country Japan
Latitude 38.1
Longitude 140.9

Return Airport

Destination code HNA
Destination airport name Hanamaki Airport
City Hanamaki
Country Japan
Latitude 39.4
Longitude 141.1


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