Unique Trains in Japan

  • Published on : 21/06/2021
  • by : Japan Experience

Japan may be best known for its high-speed train, Shinkansen, but it is also home to some unique trains. 

Unique Trains in Japan

Tohoku Emotion train

The Tohoku Emotion

The Tohoku Emotion is a Japanese train, which crosses the northernmost part of the main island of Honshu and makes you taste the specialties of the region.

JR shikoku 8000series 8503 anpanman train

Cute Character Trains In Japan

Character Trains In Japan: see a listing of Japan's many cute character trains with special liveries and interiors such as the Anpanman train, Tama train and Yokai train.

Kyotrain

The Kyotrain between Osaka and Kyoto

Starting from march 2019, the Hankyu Railways added a new beautiful train to link Osaka and Kyoto : the Kyotrain Garaku.

Hello Kitty Haruka

Character Trains and Japan Rail Pass

In Japan, many destinations can be reached by lovely and useful trains, Character trains. Most of them are covered with the Japan Rail Pass.

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