My Tokyo Guide
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The Japan Rail (JR) network of trains covers the whole of the country and JR East is responsible for the network in the east of Japan including Tokyo.
Shinkansen (Bullet Train)
Shinkansen speeding in and out of Tokyo Station is synonymous with fast-paced and modern Tokyo.
Explore some of the lesser known areas of Tokyo and beyond by riding on local railways.
Tips on Taking Public Transport
Tokyo's public transportation system might be gargantuan and labyrinthine, but it is also efficient, punctual, and excellently maintained.
When walking Tokyo's streets, a taxi is never too far away. Keep an eye out for green, yellow and black cabs.
With Tokyo's peerless public transportation system, it is unlikely you will need to rent a car if you are staying central throughout your stay.
Going to Islands
Take a trip to Tokyo’s islands, full of unspoiled nature and local charm and easily accessible from the Kanto region by ship and plane.
Cruise Ships & Waterbuses
The view of Tokyo at night is extra special when you’re free to choose your angle.