Inside the Gran Class
The new shinkansen 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!
Passengers are led to their seat by this attendant provided with amenities such as a blanket, slippers, and an eye mask, as well as a menu. All food and beverages on this menu use Tohoku ingredients and products, such as Aomori apple juice and bento with local vegetables.
However, new models of trains, as well as new shinkansen lines that are soon to open, are adding Gran Class cars, so look forward to them as you plan your future trips to Japan !
- For a first trip in Japan, discover Japanese culture by visiting its major sites with our Tokaido Route tour.