187 cabins for families will be available in the summer holidays 2019.

photo by Fiontain

JR Central announced “Family Cabins” (ファミリー車両) will be available in Nozomi trains again during coming summer holidays. Those are special cabins for families traveling with children under primary school age by Tokaido Shinkansen trains in such busiest periods. Families can be on board with crying and screaming little babies without hesitation. That may be a great option for family travelers.

This season’s Family Cabins are available in 187 trains for 56 days from July 16 to September 29.

The elevators to go with buggies and large baggage are located on the platforms as follows.

  • Tokyo: near Car No. 7
  • Shinagawa: near Car No. 2
  • Shin-Yokohama: near Car No. 11
  • Nagoya: near Car No. 9
  • Kyoto: near Car No. 11 on outbound tracks and Car No. 8 on inbound tracks
  • Shin-Osaka: near Car No. 10 – 12

Overview of “Family Cabin”

Name of the wares:
Family Cabin (ファミリー車両)
Contents of wares:
Special cabins for passengers with children in Nozomi trains between tokyo and Shin-Osaka
Travel dates:
Sat, July 06, 2019 – Sun, September 29
Period of selling:
until four days before the travel date
Major available sectors and prices (e.g.)
Tokyo, Shinagawa – Nagoya [one-way] JPY 10,200 – 11,000 for an adult and JPY 4,700 – 5,100 for a child
Tokyo, Shinagawa – Shin-Osaka [one-way] JPY 13,500 – 14,400 for an adult and JPY 6,000 – 6,500 for a child
Nagoya – Shin-Osaka [one-way] JPY 6,100~6,300 for an adult and JPY 3,000~3,200 for a child
Schedules and dates:
[from Tokyo to Shin-Osaka]
  • July 06, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 07, Nozomi 225 (Tokyo 11:00 → Shin-Osaka 13:33)
  • July 13, Nozomi 343 (Tokyo 12:20 → Shin-Osaka 14:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • July 14, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 15, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 20, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 21, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 22, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 23, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 24, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 25, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 26, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 27, Nozomi 313 (Tokyo 09:23 → Shin-Osaka 11:56), Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 28, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 29, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 30, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • July 31, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • August 01, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • August 02, Nozomi 325 (Tokyo 10:47 → Shin-Osaka 13:20), Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • August 03, Nozomi 325 (Tokyo 10:47 → Shin-Osaka 13:20), Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 04, Nozomi 325 (Tokyo 10:47 → Shin-Osaka 13:20), Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 05, Nozomi 325 (Tokyo 10:47 → Shin-Osaka 13:20), Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 06, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 07, Nozomi 325 (Tokyo 10:47 → Shin-Osaka 13:20), Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 08, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 343 (Tokyo 12:20 → Shin-Osaka 14:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 09, Nozomi 373 (Tokyo 14:47 → Shin-Osaka 17:20)
  • August 10, Nozomi 401 (Tokyo 17:53 → Shin-Osaka 20:30), Nozomi 405 (Tokyo 18:23 → Shin-Osaka 20:56)
  • August 11, Nozomi 367 (Tokyo 14:20 → Shin-Osaka 16:50), Nozomi 379 (Tokyo 15:20 → Shin-Osaka 17:50), Nozomi 391 (Tokyo 16:47 → Shin-Osaka 19:20)
  • August 12, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 343 (Tokyo 12:20 → Shin-Osaka 14:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 13, Nozomi 343 (Tokyo 12:20 → Shin-Osaka 14:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50), Nozomi 367 (Tokyo 14:20 → Shin-Osaka 16:50)
  • August 14, Nozomi 325 (Tokyo 10:47 → Shin-Osaka 13:20), Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 15, Nozomi 325 (Tokyo 10:47 → Shin-Osaka 13:20), Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 16, Nozomi 315 (Tokyo 09:47 → Shin-Osaka 12:20), Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 17, Nozomi 315 (Tokyo 09:47 → Shin-Osaka 12:20), Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 18, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 343 (Tokyo 12:20 → Shin-Osaka 14:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 19, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • August 20, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • August 21, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • August 22, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • August 23, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • August 24, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • August 25, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • August 26, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • August 31, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • September 01, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • September 02, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • September 03, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • September 08, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • September 14, Nozomi 343 (Tokyo 12:20 → Shin-Osaka 14:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • September 15, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • September 16, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 343 (Tokyo 12:20 → Shin-Osaka 14:50)
  • September 21, Nozomi 343 (Tokyo 12:20 → Shin-Osaka 14:50), Nozomi 355 (Tokyo 13:20 → Shin-Osaka 15:50)
  • September 22, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • September 23, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50), Nozomi 343 (Tokyo 12:20 → Shin-Osaka 14:50)
  • September 28, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
  • September 29, Nozomi 331 (Tokyo 11:20 → Shin-Osaka 13:50)
[from Shin-Osaka to Tokyo]
  • July 06, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • July 07, Nozomi 350 (Shin-Osaka 12:33 → Tokyo 15:03)
  • July 13, Nozomi 340 (Shin-Osaka 11:46 → Tokyo 14:20)
  • July 14, Nozomi 350 (Shin-Osaka 12:33 → Tokyo 15:03)
  • July 15, Nozomi 326 (Shin-Osaka 10:33 → Tokyo 13:03), Nozomi 338 (Shin-Osaka 11:33 → Tokyo 14:03)
  • July 20, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • July 21, Nozomi 338 (Shin-Osaka 11:33 → Tokyo 14:03)
  • July 22, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • July 23, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • July 24, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • July 25, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • July 26, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • July 27, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • July 28, Nozomi 350 (Shin-Osaka 12:33 → Tokyo 15:03), Nozomi 364 (Shin-Osaka 13:56 → Tokyo 16:30)
  • July 29, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • July 30, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • July 31, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • August 01, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • August 02, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43)
  • August 03, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43)
  • August 04, Nozomi 342 (Shin-Osaka 11:56 → Tokyo 14:30), Nozomi 356 (Shin-Osaka 13:10 → Tokyo 15:43)
  • August 05, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 342 (Shin-Osaka 11:56 → Tokyo 14:30)
  • August 06, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 342 (Shin-Osaka 11:56 → Tokyo 14:30)
  • August 07, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 342 (Shin-Osaka 11:56 → Tokyo 14:30)
  • August 08, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 344 (Shin-Osaka 12:10 → Tokyo 14:43)
  • August 09, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 344 (Shin-Osaka 12:10 → Tokyo 14:43)
  • August 10, Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 344 (Shin-Osaka 12:10 → Tokyo 14:43), Nozomi 356 (Shin-Osaka 13:10 → Tokyo 15:43)
  • August 11, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 356 (Shin-Osaka 13:10 → Tokyo 15:43)
  • August 12, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 344 (Shin-Osaka 12:10 → Tokyo 14:43)
  • August 13, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 356 (Shin-Osaka 13:10 → Tokyo 15:43)
  • August 14, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 356 (Shin-Osaka 13:10 → Tokyo 15:43)
  • August 15, Nozomi 312 (Shin-Osaka 08:56 → Tokyo 11:30), Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 356 (Shin-Osaka 13:10 → Tokyo 15:43)
  • August 16, Nozomi 312 (Shin-Osaka 08:56 → Tokyo 11:30), Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43)
  • August 17, Nozomi 312 (Shin-Osaka 08:56 → Tokyo 11:30), Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43)
  • August 18, Nozomi 304 (Shin-Osaka 07:56 → Tokyo 10:30), Nozomi 216 (Shin-Osaka 08:20 → Tokyo 10:53), Nozomi 312 (Shin-Osaka 08:56 → Tokyo 11:30)
  • August 19, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 356 (Shin-Osaka 13:10 → Tokyo 15:43)
  • August 20, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 356 (Shin-Osaka 13:10 → Tokyo 15:43)
  • August 21, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30), Nozomi 356 (Shin-Osaka 13:10 → Tokyo 15:43)
  • August 22, Nozomi 342 (Shin-Osaka 11:56 → Tokyo 14:30)
  • August 23, Nozomi 342 (Shin-Osaka 11:56 → Tokyo 14:30)
  • August 24, Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 356 (Shin-Osaka 13:10 → Tokyo 15:43)
  • August 25, Nozomi 330 (Shin-Osaka 10:56 → Tokyo 13:30), Nozomi 356 (Shin-Osaka 13:10 → Tokyo 15:43)
  • August 26, Nozomi 342 (Shin-Osaka 11:56 → Tokyo 14:30)
  • August 31, Nozomi 342 (Shin-Osaka 11:56 → Tokyo 14:30)
  • September 01, Nozomi 338 (Shin-Osaka 11:33 → Tokyo 14:03)
  • September 07, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • September 08, Nozomi 326 (Shin-Osaka 10:33 → Tokyo 13:03)
  • September 14, Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 344 (Shin-Osaka 12:10 → Tokyo 14:43)
  • September 15, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • September 16, Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 342 (Shin-Osaka 11:56 → Tokyo 14:30)
  • September 21, Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 344 (Shin-Osaka 12:10 → Tokyo 14:43)
  • September 22, Nozomi 354 (Shin-Osaka 12:56 → Tokyo 15:30)
  • September 23, Nozomi 332 (Shin-Osaka 11:10 → Tokyo 13:43), Nozomi 342 (Shin-Osaka 11:56 → Tokyo 14:30)
  • September 28, Nozomi 320 (Shin-Osaka 09:56 → Tokyo 12:30)
  • September 29, Nozomi 326 (Shin-Osaka 10:33 → Tokyo 13:03)
Terms of use:
For passengers with one or more children of primary schooler or younger.
Purchasable at:
JR Tokai Tours branches around Tokyo, Nagoya and Kansai area and an telephone shopping desk (ぷらっと旅・コールセンター)
* This ware is not purchasable at any JR ticket offices in stations.
Remarks:
Prices vary according to travel dates.
One extra seat will be assigned by a group, excluding infants aged zero.
Because extra seat will be assigned to a young children (1-5 y/o), the child fare applies to him/her. So the tickets cost much more than the regular case if the passengers are traveling with young children. Babies (under 1 y/o) are free of charge, but they don’t have their own seats.