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bullet train

Bullet train

How often does the bullet train run from Tokyo to Kyoto and from Kyoto to Tokyo? Is it hourly?

janeh
janeh

Hi there,

Generally there are at least 2 Hikari Shinkansen services per hour that are covered by the JR Pass.

Full time table is here:
http://english.jr-central.co.jp/info/timetable/

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Daniel-san
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