JR West and JR Central :
JR West and JR Central have launched an Tokaido sanyo shinkansen App
available in United
States, Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Thailand.
With this app, you can easily book seats and purchase Shinkansen tickets!
- Beginning one month prior to departure
- Both inside and outside of Japan
- For up to 6 people at once
You can reserve seats if you are using a JAPAN RAIL PASS, JR EAST PASS
(Tohoku area /Nagano, Niigata area), JR TOKYO Wide Pass
, Hokuriku Arch Pass, JR East-South Hokkaido Rail Pass
, JR Tohoku-South Hokkaido Rail Pass, or HOKKAIDO RAIL PASS.
Other useful Apps are available : click here to learn more
JR West has also launched a new service on its website : reservation on line
that you can receive directly on a ticket machine.