Are you planning a trip to Japan but all of the public transportation is stressing you out? Stress no more! We’ve got you. After living in Japan for five years, we have a full guide to Japanese public transportation. It’s everything you wanted to know and more!
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06:20 – Should you rent a car in Japan?
08:45 – What is a Pasmo or Suica Card and How to Get One
11:00 – What is the JR Rail Pass and do you Need One?
13:15 – Making Reservations for Train Travel
16:00 – Luggage on the Shinkansen and Other Trains
18:45 – Using the Black Cat service to move your luggage
24:30 – General Rules and Etiquette on Japanese Public Transport
31:50 – Getting on the train, and where do you line up?
40:15 – Using Google Maps for Getting Around Tokyo
46:30 – Taking the Bus in Japan
51:00 – Riding ferries in Japan