A "Shinkansen" highspeed train N700 # N 12 of JR Central is running a "Nozomi" service over the Fujikawa bridge near Fuji-shi.
The iconic bullet trains of Japan. An afternoon Kodama (the equivalent of a "local") stops in Odawara. The Kodama is the slowest service, making all stops, and often having to wait for t... (more)
A 700 Series Tōkaidō Shinkansen races across the bridge crossing the Fuji River at sunset.
Japan's sacred mountain, the 3776 meter high Mount Fuji, is reflected in the water on a rice field which is ready for planting near the city of Fuji, while the N700 series Shinkansen roars past wi... (more)
16-car shinkansen N700 of JR West is racing through Maibara station with 270 km/h from Tokyo to Hakata on a NOZOMI service. In the foreground you can see the new guard rails, which are installed t... (more)
Two shinkansen 16-car trainsets of the N700 series are passing each other on the east side of Kyoto station, seen from the Kyoto Tower skydesk.
Nozomi bullet train from Hakata Station in Fukuoka speeds through Shin-Iwakuni en route to Tokyo.
Near the station Yurakucho: The Shinkansen left is leaving, the right one is arriving at Tokyo. Good visible are the roofs from the cars from a localtrain. Under the tracks is the pedestrain-zone.... (more)
Tokyo Main Station: 1 Shinkansen is arriving, 6 others in the station. Left the tracks for the localtrains. The photo is taken from a restaurant on the 14th floor
Left the Shinkansen, right a train from the Yurikamome-Line from the 'Tokyo Waterfront New Transit Corporation' (Hamamatsucho - Toyosu), these trains are leaded by the rail in the middle. The whee... (more)