The Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen, essential for your travel in Japan
The Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen connects Tokyo with Nagoya, Kyoto, Osaka and all the way to Hiroshima. Centered on mornings and evenings, it runs about every three minutes between Tokyo and Shin-Osaka.
The Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen offers outstanding frequency, capacity, speed, and punctuality. Therefore, whether you are planning a one-day trip or extended travel, it is an ideal choice depending on the time, place, and occasion (TPO.) For example, if you take the Nozomi to Kyoto, which is 500 km (310 miles) from Tokyo, it will take about two hours one way. Meanwhile, Atami, one of the most popular hot spring destinationss in Japan and 100 km (62 miles) from Tokyo, takes 40 minutes one way using the Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen. If you want to use your time efficiently according to your itinerary and circumstances, the Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen is perfect for you.
Make a reservation with the app easily! A new Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen service
Did you know that there is a new way of making a reservation for the Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen anywhere in Japan? It is an app that allows you to purchase Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen tickets, and reserve seats with your smartphone (Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen Reservation App.)
The Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen Reservation App allows you to purchase Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen tickets with your smartphone in your country in advance. You can also reserve seats and the Green Car (Note: it is not possible to reserve seats only with this app when using Japan Rail Pass.) One notable feature is that you can change your reservation with your smartphone any number of times . If you have the app, you will be able to make a reservation anytime, anywhere, smoothly handling all processes from receiving to boarding. You can also change your reserved train up until four minutes before departure time. Even when you are running late for the train, the app is there to support you.