Tokaido Shinkansen : Tokyo/Yokohama, Nagoya and Osaka/Kyoto

  • Journey name: Tokaido Shinkansen : Tokyo/Yokohama, Nagoya and Osaka/Kyoto  
  • Duration: Scenic Day Trips


The Tokaido Shinkansen opened in 1964 between Tokyo and Shin-Osaka. It is operated by the Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central). It is arguably the most heavily travelled high-speed rail route in the world by far; over 4.9 billion passengers thereby dwarfing all other systems and lines worldwide.

Train Departure Schedule:

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

Journey Dates:

  • Daily

Places Covered:

Tokyo/Yokohama, Nagoya and Osaka/Kyoto

Day to Day Itinerary - Click here

Price - Click here


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