Tokyo’s Railway System

Ever wonder why Tokyo’s trains are punctual, efficient, and safe? Learn all about the systems that keep city trains running like clockwork.

Read more about Tokyo’s Railway System here

RELATED
Smart Maintenance on Tokyo Trains
For the roughly 34 million passengers on Tokyo’s JR Yamanote train line every week, IoT is used to gather real-time data that helps maintain the network in a sm...
#Tokyo Gov SNS#transportation
Hibiya
I like taking trains in Tokyo because the trains come exactly on time, and when they’re late there’s a sign telling you how long it’s going to be late. Also, wh...
#convenient city#transportation
Comedy, connectivity, and the city: Otsuka
I do comedy around different parts of Tokyo. For example, on Mondays I do shows in Otsuka. One thing I like about Tokyo is the connectivity. The city is so well...
#convenient city
News, insights and stories on cosmopolitan Tokyo
TAG LIST
barrier-free bicycle-friendly business clean city convenient city cultural city design city diversity global city green city Made In Tokyo neighborhood nightlife Olympic Paralympics PR BOOK safe city smart city technology third place Tokyo basics Tokyo Gov SNS tradition transportation travel walkable waterfront
News, insights and stories
on cosmopolitan Tokyo
You might have missed...
  
Jiyugaoka lives up to its lofty name – here’s why
When I first discovered Jiyugaoka many years ago, I was struck by a sense of freedom. Many years later, even now, the pl...
#third place
A Career in the Ethical Jewelry Business
A young woman with an eye for beauty and a head for business finds success in bringing new ideas to an established indus...
#business#diversity#PR BOOK
The Eco-friendly Tokyo Gate Bridge
The RainbowBridge isn’t the only colorful bridge in Tokyo! Every month, some of the eco-friendly LED lights on Tokyo Gat...
#smart city#Tokyo Gov SNS#transportation
Akihabara
Akihabara is known as a mecca for anime, manga, and idol groups. It is one of my favourite places to go. Here I can buy ...
#third place
Discover Japan (Without Leaving Tokyo)
A tour of the “antenna shops” that promote local specialties from all over the country is the next best thing to travel ...
#PR BOOK#third place
Reducing Food Waste
Tokyo with its residents and businesses are making efforts to halve food waste by 2030 as part of the Sustainable Develo...
#smart city#Tokyo Gov SNS
Hear how Tokyo’s food scene has opened up over the past 20 years: Ariake
I own multiple restaurants in Tokyo. I love the Tokyo Bay area, because it’s not as crowded as central Tokyo. I’ve been...
#business#diversity#waterfront
[VIDEO] A Smooth Ride to the Future
Some new Tokyo buses make a powerful statement that the city is serious about its commitment to being an environmentally...
#PR BOOK#smart city#transportation
Tokyo Sightseeing Accessibility Guide
The Tokyo Sightseeing Accessibility Guide was created to help travelers with disabilities have a pleasant, stress-free s...
#barrier-free#Tokyo Gov SNS#travel
  
DISCOVER MORE
MORE