Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.
When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.
Which stations do the trains to Sendai leave from?
The trains to Sendai leave Fukushima-shi from FUKUSHIMA(OSAKA/JR) and arrive in SENDAI AIRPORT.
How many train connections are there from Fukushima-shi to Sendai every day?
If you want to travel from Fukushima-shi to Sendai by train, there are 450 available connections per day. The main part of these connections, that is to say 409 routes, include one or many changes and the rest, that is to say 41 routes, are direct lines. Thus, selecting a ticket with an indirect line could be more efficient if you want to reach Sendai at the last minute especially if there are too few connections even though the trip is longer. Despite that, please take a ticket for a direct line if you do not want any change
How long does it take from Fukushima-shi to Sendai and when do the trains leave?
The first train to Sendai leaves at 00:11, whereas the last one at 15:11. On average, the journey lasts 6 hours and 11 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Sendai in 5 hours and 25 minutes.