|Local train||Rapid train||Limited Express||Shinkansen|
|Stops||Stops at each station.
There are also trains which pass a portion of stations.
|Passes some stations.||Stops only at major stations.||Stops only at Shinkansen Stations.|
|Car Type||All seats are
|Non-reserved seat cars||Reserved seat cars||Unreserved
There are two types — Ordinary Cars and First-class cars (Green Cars).
Compared to Ordinary Cars, First-class cars (Green Cars) offer more spacious seating, allowing you to have a comfortable and relaxing trip.
Passengers types are classified in the chart below.
|Adult||Age 12 and older|
|Child||Age 6 - 11|
|Baby||Age 1 - 6|
|Infant||Less than 1 year old|
Childrens' Basic fare, Limited express, Express and Reserved seat tickets are 50% of the adult price (rounded down by 10 yen or less). Childrens' First-class car (Green Car), Berth, and numbered tickets dispensed at boarding are the same price as adult tickets.
Fares for Babies
Infants and babies travel for free, except tickets in the following cases: