Nagano Shinkansen : Tokyo - Nagano

  • Journey name: Nagano Shinkansen : Tokyo - Nagano  
  • Duration: Scenic Day Trips


The Nagano Shinkansen is a shinkansen line that connects Tokyo with Nagano. It was opened in time for the Nagano Winter Olympics in 1997 and is operated by the East Japan Railway Company, commonly known as JR East. Formally known as the Hokuriku Shinkansen, this shinkansen line is scheduled to be extended to Kanazawa by spring 2015.

Train Departure Schedule:

2015 : January - March , April - June , July - September , October - December

Journey Dates:

  • Daily 

Places Covered:

Tokyo, Nagano

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Rail Fare only

Route Map

  • A unique experience of travelling in one of the worlds’ fastest trains.
  • Cost Effective way of travelling in Japan
  • Can be used as part of the Japan Rail Pass
  • Fast, Punctual, Comfortable, Spacious and Efficient
  • Similar to flying within Japan, but with the advantage that you start and end right in the middle of the city.