Shinkansen Travel Tips
Travel the bullet train in comfort, at speed and for free if you have a Japan Rail Pass.
The perfect guide about the bullet trains in Japan
The Japanese bullet train network runs all the way from Hokkaido in the north to Kyushu in the south, and links major cities in a few hours. The Shinkansen is known for its punctuality, comfort and safety.
But how much do you know about the Shinkansen? Our articles will guide you through the different shinkansen lines in Japan and give you tips for using the network of high-speed trains.