(1st Update) Transportation Service Status in Japan During Coronavirus Pandemic.

Due to situation of Coronavirus (COVID-19), the service of some trains are suspended or cancelled for a period. The relevant information are as follows:

(Latest Update 24 May 2020)


Narita Express after 1 June 2020, Detail.

Cancellation of Joyful Trains From Friday April 10 to Sunday May 31, 2020 

Operation Plan JR East Shinkansen 

Tohoku Shinkansen, Yamagata Shinkansen, Akita Shinkansen and Hokkaido Shinkansen.

Joetsu and Hokuriku Shinkansen


Suspension of some trains (JR West) Click here for information

Hokuriku Shinkansen
 - Toyama for Kanazawa  (From 16 May)
 - Kanazawa for Toyama (From 16 May)
 - Tokyo for Kanazawa
 (June, please check the date)
 - Kanazawa for Tokyo (June, please check the date)
 - Kanazawa(6, 13, 20, 27 June)

Limited Express Rapi:t (Namba - Kansai Airport) is cancelled from 24th April, Detail

Kansai Airport Transportation Bus (Click here for more information)

Service is suspended (until further notice)

ABENO HARUKAS, Nanko -Universal Studioes Japan, Osakajo-Nipponbashi, Higashi Osaka, YamatoYagi, Himeji, Okayama, Tokushima, Takamatsu, Sky Shuttle (Rinku Premium Outlets)

Reduces some buses (until further notice)

Osaka Station, Uehommachi,Namba (OCAT), Nankai Namba,Temmabashi / Moriguchi,Osaka Airport, Hirakata, Ibaraki, Amagasaki, Nishinomiya, Kobe, Kyoto, Nara, Gakkentoshi, Wakayama



Biei View Bus Tours are cancelled until end June 2020

JR Hokkaido

Only some trains (until further notice)
Sapporo - Asahikawa
Sapporo - Higashi-Muroran
Sapporo - Hakodate
Sapporo - Obihiro
Asahikawa - Abashiri
Asahikawa - Wakkanai
Sapporo - New Chitose Airport

Tohoku - Hokkaido Shinkansen (Some trains of Hayabusa / Hayate)

Other trains

Kushiro Shitsugen Norokko Train
Hanatabi Soya Train
Furano Biei Borokko Train
Furano Lavender Express

Furano Biei Train

For more information, click here

Donan Bus

Sapporo - Muroran -> Some buses are suspended until further notice, detail.
Sapporo - Noboribetsu Onsen, all buses are suspended until further notice, detail.
Sapporo - Date, all buses are suspended until further notice, detail.
Noboribetsu Onsen - Toyako Onsen, all buses are suspended until further notice, detail.
Noboribetsu Onsen - New Chitose Airport,  Some buses are suspended until further notice, detail.


Some Limited Express Trains and Shinkansen in Kyushu are suspended during May-June 2020, click here.

JR Kyushu Rail Pass, price revision starts on 1 June 2020.


Tokaido Shinkansen Operation Plan (As of 22 May 2020), click here.

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