Shinkansen Ticket Online Booking : Reserve Without the Hassle

Select your ticket(s)

1st step you do to purchase ticket(s) is to select ticket(s).

For Shinkansen/bullet train ticket,

you can find [FROM City] category at the navigation menu on the top of the page.

- Go to [SHINKANSEN TICKET] at the navigation menu

- Choose your departure city from [FROM CITY] category

You will see all tickets from CITY you choose. Then,

- Select one for your arrival city

You will see details of the selected ticket.

- Choose Seat type

- Choose Train type
   If you have no idea about Train type, please read TICKET DETAIL.

- Choose your departure date
   Please choose your preferred departure date and time.
   We will prepare the best ticket for your preferred departure date.

- Choose quantities

- Click [ADD TO CART] button

 

 

Seat guide

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

Reserved Seat

Your seat is reserved and secured when you book your tickets. Head to the station with a peace of mind.

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 dedicated unreserved cars. The best seat type if your priority is the cost and are traveling during less-crowded season/time.

 

For further information and photos, please visit official page at http://www.jreast.co.jp/e/ticket/types.html