Depending on the customer’s usage situation, we may suspend operations of regular trains and temporary trains.

Hokuriku Shinkansen

(Tokyo - Nagano - Toyama - Kanazawa)
Some train operation are to be suspended 【from November 1】
Some train operation are to be suspended 【from February 1】
*We have currently suspended the on-board sales services on the Hokuriku Shinkansen.
*Gran Class sales are canceled on the Hokuriku Shinkansen.
Beverage and snack services provided by attendants at Gran Class are suspended on the
Hokuriku Shinkansen “KAGAYAKI” and “HAKUTAKA”(Section: Kanazawa to Tokyo ) .
*To customers who already bought Gran Class tickets (January 16 to February 13)
・Gran Class (with beverage and snack service)
 Because we will suspend sales of the Gran Class, please change your ticket to Green Car
 ticket in advance. (The difference between Gran Class and Green Car will be reimbursed)
・Gran Class without beverage and snack service
 As the service content remains the same, only customers who have this ticket should
 use the reserved seat.

Conventional lines

Some train operation are to be suspended【from February 1】
*The timetables are under construction.

HARUKA( Kansai-airport - Shin-Osaka - Kyoto)

Operation plan(Timetables)【until March 12】
※All trains operate in 6-car formation.

THUNDERBIRD(Kanazawa - Fukui - Kyoto - Osaka)

Operation plan(Timetables)【until January 31】

KOUNOTORI(Shin-Osaka - Kinosakionsen)

Operation plan(Timetables)【until January 31】

Sightseeing train

SL. KITABIWAKO(Maibara - Kinomoto) is suspended 【from April 6】
※Depending on the recovery situation, we will make an appropriate decision on returning to the usual timetable.

【Handling of tickets for suspended trains】
Passengers with train tickets that will be suspended can change to another train or refund the tickets without charge