The trains of JR Tokai primarily run through the Chubu and Tokai areas. If you ride the “Tokaido-Sanyo Shinkansen” that connects Tokyo and Hakata with stops in Kyoto and Osaka, you can efficiently tour many of Japan’s highlights.
Tokyo Station ⇔ Hakata Station
The best version of the Tokaido/Sanyo Shinkansen
Nagoya Station ⇔ Kii-Katsuura Station
Convenient for accessing the World Heritage Kumano Kodo!
Toyohashi Station ⇔ Iida Station
Explored the unexplored on a unique railroad
Nagoya Station ⇔ Toba Station (Via the Ise Railway)
The best train for Ise-Jingu Shrine
Osaka/Nagoya Station ⇔ Takayama/Hida Station ・ Furukawa/Toyama Station
Wide-angle views of gorgeous seasonal scenery