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Shinkansen Tickets from/to Karuizawa Added

April 12, 2016

Shinkansen Tickets from/to Karuizawa Added

Karuizawa is one of the most popular summer resorts, accessible from Tokyo.

Karuizawa are is 1000 meters high with the average temperature of 7.8℃.

For winter season, you can ski.

For summer season, you can enjoy many activities, such as cycling, golfing, camping, and more.

Karuizawa is also known as a shopping place.

There is a large outlet, Karuizawa Prince Shopping Plaza, with more than 200 shops,

just in front of Karuizawa station.

If you want to shop, going to Karuizawa could be one of your options.



Seat guide

Shinkansen seats are available in four levels depending on the comfort and services your require.

Ordinary Seat

Regular seats used on Reserved cars and Unreserved cars of Shinkansen. Consider it as "economy class" seat.

Green Seat

Better seats with more space than ordinary seats. All Green Seats are reserved only. Consider it as "business class" seats.

Reserved Seat (Ordinary Reserved Seat)

Your seat is reserved and secured when you book your tickets. Head to the station with a peace of mind.
Seats are the same as Ordinary Seat.

Green Reserved Seat

Better seats and free blankets. Popular among Japanese business persons, executives and people who values comfortable travel. Consider it as "business class" seats.

GranClass Seat

Know as "First Class" of Shinkansen seats. Only available on Hokuriku and Tohoku Shinkansen lines. Gran Class seats comes with airline-like amenities and meals.The most expensive of all.

Unreserved Seat

You can take any open seats in unreserved cars of any train on the departure date. (No departure time will be indicated on your tickets.)
The best seat type if your priority is the cost and are traveling during less-crowded season/time.



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