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400 Series Shinkansen Tsubasa poster

400 Series Shinkansen

The 400 series Shinkansen high-speed operated between 1992 and 2010 on Japan’s first mini-shinkansen line, the Yamagata Shinkansen branch from the main Tohoku Shinkansen. Advertisements

200 Series Shinkansen poster wall art

200 Series Shinkansen

The 200 series Shinkansen was introduced in 1982 on the Tohoku and Joetsu Shinkansen rail lines in Japan and operated until 2013. The 200 Series resembled the earlier 0 and 100 series trains but were lighter and more powerful, since these two lines are mountain… Read More

Tokyo Yamanote Line station map poster

Tokyo Yamanote Line Map

The Yamanote Line is one of Tokyo’s busiest and most important lines, connecting most of Tokyo’s major stations and urban centres, including Marunouchi, the Yūrakuchō/Ginza area, Shinagawa, Shibuya, Shinjuku, Ikebukuro and Ueno, with all but two of its 29 stations connecting to other railway or… Read More

Berlin Underground U-bahn Type F92 train poster

U-Bahn Type F92

The Berlin U-Bahn uses 750-volt DC electric trains that run on standard gauge (1,435mm) tracks. The first trains were based on trams and take their power from an upward facing third rail.

N700 Series Shinkansen poster wall art print

N700 Series Shinkansen

The N700 series Shinkansen high-speed was developed jointly by JR Central and JR-West for use on the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen lines since 2007, and also operated by JR Kyushu on the Kyushu Shinkansen line.

700 Series Shinkansen Hikari Rail Star train poster

700 Series Shinkansen

The 700 series Shinkansen high-speed train was jointly developed by JR Central and JR-West for use on both Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen lines. The 700 series was built between 1997 and 2006, and entering service in 1999.

500 Series Shinkansen poster wall art

500 Series Shinkansen

The 500 series Shinkansen high-speed train operated on the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen lines since 1997 and were designed to be capable of 320 km/h (200 mph) but operated at 300 km/h (185 mph).

Shinkansen 300 series train poster wall art print

300 Series Shinkansen

The 300 series operated on the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen lines between 1992 and 2012. When first introduced, they were used on the fastest Nozomi services, being capable of 270 km/h (170 mph). As more were delivered they replaced earlier 100 series units on the… Read More

Shinkansen 100 series train poster

100 Series Shinkansen

The 100 series Shinkansen high-speed train operated between 1984 and 2012 on the Tokaido Shinkansen and Sanyo Shinkansen high-speed lines. Though introduced after the 200 series trains, they are named 100 series because at the time of production,

Osaka Midosuji Namba train station sign poster

Osaka Midosuji Line Train Station Sign

The Midosuji Line is a rapid transit line in Osaka, Japan, operated by the Osaka Municipal Subway. Constructed under Midosuji, a major north-south street, it is the oldest line in the Osaka subway system and the second oldest in Japan, following the Tokyo Metro Ginza… Read More