Travel by train

Read all of our tips to travel by train in Japan!

Combining a dense railway network with a punctual and fast service, the train is an excellent way to discover Japan.

Japan is the land of the train, with one of the most developed railway networks in the world, if not the best. To make the best of this unique experience, discover all our tips put together by our team, for you to get the most out of your journey!

Taking the Train in Japan

Shinkansen au quai d'une gare au Japon

Practical tips on JR PASS

Japan is the country of trains, with probably the densest network in the world, the highest traffic... It has therefore developed a culture of train travel unique in the world.

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