- Tickets can be purchased at JR Ticket Offices, JR TOKAI TOURS, and major Japanese travel agencies.
Please provide the agent with the following information:
- Departure station, destination (station)
- Date and time of boarding
- Type of train (Nozomi / Hikari / Kodama)
- Number of persons (adult, child [6 to 12 years])
- Preferences (smoking / non-smoking, non-reserved seat / reserved seat / first class car)
Basic fare tickets and supplemental charge tickets can be purchased for reserved / non-reserved seats on the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansens at any ATV (Automatic Ticket Vender) located in the Tokyo, Shinagawa, Shin-Yokohama, Nagoya, Kyoto, and Shin-Osaka Stations. When making purchases, please press the "English" button.