Train travel tips

This page shows you the list of the posts in regards to the train travel tips. You can find the information about the train delay/suspension, the luggage handling, and the meal option on board.

What to do when a train delay and suspension

You can learn how to manage when you face a train delay and suspension.

Signage and announcement in the station and train

You may worry about the trip to Japan because you do not understand any Japanese word. However you can travel very easily in Japan by train because there are so many signages in the train and the station. You can find the detailed information in this page.

Managing luggage. How to carry your baggage on board and how to store your baggage at the station

The luggage handling may be issue in the train because most trains do not have any luggage space. You can get many tips about the luggage handling in this page.

On board meal option guide. How to use and buy the eki-ben, dining car and on board sales.

Eating and drinking on board makes your trip be more memorable. You can find the information about the meal option on board in this page.

2019 busiest period to travel by train. Tips to book your seat in even during the busy period.

You can find the calendar of the peak periods in 2019.