2018 winter trains operational plans

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JR companies released the overview of special operational trains in this winter, from December 1, 2018, to February 28,2019. They will provide many train services according to the prospect of demand.

On Tokaido Shinkansen, 367 trains travel on an average day of this spring and 33,023 services (101% over the previous year) will be available totally for 90 days. During the winter holidays from December 28 to January 6, 412 trains on an average day and 4,119 services (103% over the previous year) available totally for eleven days.

The Hello Kitty Shinkansen on Sanyo Shinkansen has run from June 30. It’s travel dates will be as follows.

Travel Plan of Hello Kitty Shinkansen
October 01-20, 25-31
November 01, 03, 05-12, 16-25, 27-30
December 01-04, 08-25, 29-31
January 01-20, 24-31
February 01-12, 16-28

Have a nice trip in this winter.