Bullet Train Guide
includes history of the Japanese Bullet Train, Bullet Train Speeds,
Bullet Train pictures, Bullet Train video and Bullet Train
Known in the West
as the "Bullet Train", the Shinkansen is a high speed inter city
train in Japan.
The ride on the bullet train (Shinkansen)
is more like an airplane without some of the hassles. Cost wise the
bullet train is fairly similar to
flying within Japan, but with the advantage that your start and end right in the middle
of the city
Picture: Bullet Train at
Bullet Train Models
Bullet Train Services
Nozomi - the fastest and most expensive type of Shinkansen.
Pass holders cannot travel on these. All reserved seating.
- Hikari - the next fastest, still pretty fast.
- Kodama - makes more stops, and generally only cover small stretches of
the Shinkansen lines.
Bullet Train map
Bullet Train History
Bullet Train Pictures
Bullet Train Video