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Sunrise Express ticket, best chance to get?

musnik
musnik
over 2 years ago
4 responses

Tjoy,
Wondering about this Sunrise Express ticket for berth or nobi nobi seat. Which would be the best day for chance to get it? Would Sunday work out? I mean if they leave Sunday coming back from weekend trip maybe they already gone on Saturday cuz work starts early?

Is there any difference going from or to Tokyo?

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Daniel-san
12201 posts
over 2 years ago
Expert button 2

Hello there,

From reading your post I get the impression that your wish to to just experience riding the Sunrise Express? The train is usually fully booked in the weekend but you may still have a chance to book it during a weekday.

It is hard to comment on day in particular (such as Sunday), or route. So your best bet is to try to book it as soon as possible and have a flexible itinerary. For instance, if you can't book it one day. Than maybe the next.

Good luck with getting your tickets!
Daniel

musnik
musnik
4 posts
over 2 years ago

Greetings again and thank you!
Well mostly I wish to experience it. I am quite flexible from either Friday to Monday departure.

I found this calendar from
http://www.web-sanin.co.jp/sight/time/vacant/jr.htm

Where the Single seats seem very available on all week, Solo less on Friday, none on Saturday, Nobi-Nobi few on Thursday, Saturday, none on Friday and Sunday. A berth seems even more popular even though being expensive.

As far as I know you can only see availability from west to east right?


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