Japanese bullet train Shinkansen construction documentary film 1964
The Tokaido Shinkansen opened in Oct 1,1964 as the world's first bullet train.
Tokaido Shinkansen stations are Tokyo, Shinagawa, Shin-Yokohama, Odawara, Atami, Mishima, Shin-Fuji, Shizuoka, Kakegawa, Hamamatsu, Toyohashi, Mikawaanjo, Nagoya, Gifu-Hashima, Maibara, Kyoto and Shin-Osaka.
In 1964, The Tokaido Shinkansen 0 series car the Hikari super express ran between Tokyo and Shin-Osaka in a minimum of 4 hours.
In 2020, N700 series car the Nozomi super express run in a minimum of 2 hours and 22 minutes.
The Nozomi super express stops are in Tokyo, Shinagawa, Shin-Yokohama, Nagoya, Kyoto and Shin-Osaka.
You can see Mt. Fuji, Japan's highest peak, from the window of the Tokaido Shinkansen.