Chapter 6: Trains

Answering Quirky Questions About Trains in Japan

I get asked a lot of questions about trains in Japan. I suppose that’s a byproduct of being in Tokyo for a long time and putting myself out there to help others.

But hey, it’s fun. And I like helping.

So here are some of the more interesting questions I’ve answered several times over the years.

Note: this is not a chapter about how to use the trains in Japan. Though, this is the member’s only, online-enhanced version of this book. I may add it in the future.

In this chapter:

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