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Travel with Shinkansen in Japan

The ultra fast bullet train

OUR SHINKANSEN TRAVEL TIPS

GENERAL INFORMATION

Travel the bullet train in comfort, at speed and for free if you have a Japan Rail Pass.
 
ABOUT SHINKANSEN LINES

The Japan Shinkansen Network runs all the way from the Hokkaido in the North to Kyushu in the South and links major cities in just a few hours.
shinkansen and anime

In Japan, trains often put the spotlight on anime.
HISTORY AND PROJECTS

Japan's Shinkansen are world renowned. The system celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2014 and new routes opening soon.

Your Pass at the best price

National JR Pass From £ 222
JR Kansai Pass From £ 17
JR Kyushu Pass From £ 115
JR Shikoku Pass From £ 68
JR West Pass From £ 146
JR Hokkaido Pass From £ 131
JR Central Pass From £ 107
JR East Pass From £ 202

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If you need to cancel your trip to Japan here is information on our cancellation fees
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