Japanese Bullet Trains
The best way to travel around Japan is on a high speed Bullet Train. Order your Japan Rail Pass today online!
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Inside the Gran Class
The Gran Class, the Japan bullet train's latest first-class experience. Travel on the bullet train with your Japan Rail Pass - order today!
The Hokuriku Shinkansen
In March 2015, the brand new Hokuriku bullet train line will open! Get ready to ride it with your Japan Rail Pass - Available in 7-, 14-, and 21-day passes.
The New Hokkaido Shinkansen
Since March 2016, the brand new Hokkaido Shinkansen line is in operation. Read more about it here, and get your Japan Rail Pass today! Available in 7-, 14-, and 21-day passes.
The 50-Year History of the Shinkansen
The shinkansen turned 50 years old this year! Learn about its history here. Japan Rail Pass - Available in 7-, 14-, and 21-day passes.
Hokkaido Shinkansen' stations and trains
Since March 2016, the new Hokkaido Shinkansen is in operation. Discover the new stations and how to reach Hakodate and Sapporo.
Introduction to the Hokkaido Shinkansen
Get ready for the upcoming Hokkaido Shinkansen train!
The Evangelion Shinkansen
Anime lovers, use your JR Pass to ride on the special Evangelion shinkansen!
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