A Virtual Tour of Transportation in Japan
How to buy a metro ticket: The Tokyo subway system is divided into two companies: the Tokyo Metro and the Toei Metro. Watch this video to learn how to buy a ticket for the metro.
How to buy a Shinkansen ticket : The shinkansen or bullet train is a network of high-speed rail lines in Japan. Initially, it was built to connect distant Japanese regions with Tokyo, the capital, to help economic growth and development. Watch this video to learn how to buy a ticket for the shinkansen.
Kyoto Station Shinkansen: Watch this video to see how to get to the shinkansen platform in Kyoto Station.
Shin-Osaka Subway Station: Watch this video to see how to get to the Shin-Osaka subway station after getting off the shinkansen at Shin-Osaka station.
The Shinkansen Interior: If you want to travel comfortably and quickly, the Shinkansen is one of the best ways to get around the different regions of Japan. Watch this video to see what a shinkansen train looks like from inside.
How to Use a Coin Locker: if you are only stopping by a city or area for a short period of time and you have your suitcases with you, renting a coin locker for a few hours is a good option. Watch this video to see how to use a coin locker in Japan.