This month we take a look at various Special Trains which you can see and ride regularly or seasonally at various locations around Japan.
All Photos: Anthony Robins. JR West’s ‘Eva Project’ themed type 500 set arrives at Shin-Ōsaka for a brief layover before departing on its next working to Okayama. 17th March 2017
Kintetsu’s ‘Blue Symphony’ limited express, type 16200 converted from 6200, which operates to historic Yoshino awaits its early afternoon departure at Abenobashi in Ōsaka. 17th March 2017
At weekends and holidays, JR West is operating smart ‘KiHa 40 2027’ as its ‘Belles Montagnes et Mer’ service on its Himi and Jōhana Lines from Takaoka. It even features an onboard sushi chef. It is seen here at Jōhana on 8th April 2017.