Japan's railway network is extremely
convenient and highly efficient…JR Group railways are proud
of their international reputation for frequent service,
punctuality, high speed, and safety. Travel by train is also
the ideal way to view Japan: you ride comfortable and
carefree, as vistas of a nation glide before your
window-mountains, forests, lakes, highlands, and the sea.
Covering the Nation: JR is an
intricate railway network whose total length of about 20,000
km (12,400 miles) reaches every corner of the four major
Frequent: about 20,000 departures a day. Punctual: JR trains
are so reliable.
Advanced, Fast, and Safe: These trains are famous throughout
the world for their fast speed and their safety record.
Comfortable: Modern, clean, complete facilities-trains,
stations, and service-for comfortable travel in today’s age.