This page shows you the list of JR trains. These trains are covered by JR Pass (Japan Rail Pass), JR East Passes, Hokkaido Rail Pass, JR West Passes, Shikoku Rail Pass, and Kyushu Rail Pass without a few exceptions. You can find the detailed information at each trains’ pages.
- 1 Shinkansen
- 2 Limited Express train
- 2.1 Hokkaido
- 2.2 Tohoku region
- 2.3 Kanto region
- 2.4 Tokai region
- 2.5 Hokuriku and Shin’etsu region
- 2.6 Kansai region
- 2.7 Sanyo and San’in region
- 2.8 Shikoku
- 2.9 Kyushu
- 3 Overnight trains
- 4 Cruising train, Scenic train and Joyful train
- 4.0.1 Genbi Shinkansen
- 4.0.2 Toreiyu Tsubasa
- 4.0.3 Resort Shirakami
- 4.0.4 Kushiro Shitsugen Norokko Train
- 4.0.5 Furano Biei Norokko Train
- 4.0.6 Izu Creile
- 4.0.7 Kohisno Shu*Kura
- 4.0.8 SL Banetsu Monogatari
- 4.0.9 Limited Express A Train
- 4.0.10 Limited Express Ibusuki no Tamatebako
- 4.0.11 Limited Express Aso Boy!
- 4.0.12 Limited Express Umisachi-Yamasachi
- 4.0.13 Limited Express Hayato no Kaze
- 4.0.14 Limited Express Yufuin no Mori and Yufu
- 4.0.15 Limited Express Isaburo / Shinpei
- 5 Rapid train
The list of high speed train, “Shinkansen” a.k.a. Bullet train. Try to use Shinkansen as much as you can to save your trip time.
Shinkansen line between Tokyo, Sendai, Morioka and Shin-Aomori
Shinkansen line between Tokyo, Shin-Aomori and Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto
Shinkansen line between Tokyo and Akita
Shinkansen line between Tokyo and Yamagata, Shinjo
Shinkansen line between Tokyo and Niigata
Shinkansen line between Tokyo and Toyama, Kanazawa
Shinkansen line between Shin-Osaka and Hakata, Kumamoto, Kagoshima-Chuo
Limited Express train
The list of limited express train which is the fastest train on the conventional line. If Shinkansen does not run to your destination, limited express train is your choice.
This runs between Sapporo and Obihiro, Kushiro.
This runs between Sapporo, Asahikawa and Abashiri.
This runs between Sapporo and Asahikawa.
This runs between Hakodate and Sapporo.
This runs between Sapporo, Asahikawa and Wakkanai.
This runs between Sapporo and Furano.
This runs between Joetsu-Myoko and Niigata.
This runs between Aomori and Akita.
This runs between Niigata, Sakata and Akita.
This runs between Shinagawa, Tokyo, Ueno and Mito, Katsuta, Iwaki.
This runs between Tokyo, Shinjuku and Izukyu-Shimoda, Shuzenji.
This runs between Ueno and Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi, Manza-Kazawaguchi.
This runs between Shinjuku and Nikko, Kinugawa-Onsen.
This runs between Tokyo and Choshi.
This runs between Tokyo and Katsuura, Awa-Kamogawa.
This runs between Tokyo and Kimizu.
This runs between Toyohashi and Iida.
This runs between Shizuoka and Kofu.
This runs between Kii-Katsuura, Shingu and Nagoya.
Hokuriku and Shin’etsu region
This runs between Osaka and Kanazawa.
This runs between Nagoya and Takayama, Toyama.
This runs between Shinjuku, Kofu, Matsumoto and Minami-Otari.
This train runs between Nagoya, Maibara and Kanazawa.
This runs between Nagoya and Nagano.
This runs between Kyoto, Shin-Osaka, Shirahama, Kii-Katsuura and Shingu.
This runs between Shin-Osaka and Kinosaki Onsen.
This runs between Kyoto and Amanohashidate, Toyooka.
This runs between Kyoto and Kinosaki Onsen.
This runs between Kyoto and Higashi-Maizuru.
Sanyo and San’in region
This runs between Okayama, Matsue and Izumoshi.
This runs between Shin-Yamaguchi and Yonago, Tottori.
This runs between Tottori, Yonago and Masuda.
This runs Osaka and Tottori.
This runs between Kyoto, Osaka and Tottori, Kurayoshi.
This runs between Okayama, Takamatsu and Kochi.
This rund between Okayama, Takamatsu and Matsuyama.
This runs between Hakata and Oita.
This runs between Hakata and Nagasaki.
These trains run between Hakata and Sasebo, Huis Ten Bosch.
This runs between Kagoshima and Miyazaki.
This runs between Beppu, Oita and Miyazaki.
This runs between Nobeoka and Miyazaki.
This runs between Beppu, Oita and Kumamoto.
This train runs between Tokyo and Izumoshi.
This train runs between Tokyo and Takamatsu.
This train runs between Tokyo and Ogaki.
Cruising train, Scenic train and Joyful train
The list of trains by a specialized fleet running on a scenic route
This runs on Joetsu Shinkansen between Echigo-Yuzawa and Niigata.
This runs on Yamagata Shinkansen between Fukushima and Shinjo.
This runs between Akita and Aomori, Hirosaki.
This runs between Kushiro and Toro.
This runs between Furano, Biei and Asahikawa.
This runs between Odawara and Izukyu-Shimoda.
This train runs between Joetsumyoko and Tokamachi.
This runs between Kobuchizawa and Komoro.
This runs between Kumamoto and Misumi.
This runs between Kagoshima-Chuo and Ibusuki.
This runs between Kumamoto and Aso.
This runs Miyazaki and Nango.
This runs between Kagoshima and Yoshimatsu.
Very popular train runs between Hakata, Yufuin and Beppu.
This runs between Kumamoto, Hitoyoshi and Yoshimatsu.
The list of urban commute trains
This is a guide of rapid train network in Kansai area.
This runs between Osaka and Nara.
This runs between Kyoto and Nara.
These trains run between Osaka and Kansai Airport, Wakayama.
This runs between Tsuruga, Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe, Himeji and Kamigori.
This is a guide of rapid train network in Greater Tokyo area.
This runs between Narita Airport, Chiba, Tokyo, Yokosuka and Kurihama.
This runs between Takasaki, Utsunomiya, Shinjuku, Odawara and Atami.