251 in the Superview Odoriko (Dancer) service, rolling into Ofuna
station. This series is exclusively used for this service between Tokyo
and Izu Peninsula, known as a hot spring resort, located about 150 km
southwest of Tokyo. The cab cars at both ends are double-decked, with
the front car offering a splendid front view in Green Car class
accommodation. This train runs at a top speed of 120 km/h.
rubber-tired train on the Yurikamome (Seagull) line that runs along the
newly developed Tokyo Waterfront. Train #23 in the photo is the latest
version put into service last month. This train is seemingly on a test
run, because a driver in position is seen in the cab. This line usually
is operated in fully automated driver-less mode.