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bikkuri bahn posted a topic in Japan Rail: News & General DiscussionOn March 15, JR East will introduce the limited express "Shonan" (weekday AM and PM peak service only) between Odawara and Tokyo/Shinjuku, using refurbished e257 stock. These will replace 185 series and 215 series stock used in the various existing "Shonan Liner" services, which will be discontinued. There will be a total of 10 "up" services each weekday, and 11 "down" services. Trains will be 9 car consists, with the exception of three services in each direction having 14 cars. timetable: https://www.jreast.co.jp/ltd_exp/tokaido/pdf/pdf_202103timetable.pdf Ayokoi video
Once again, for forum members in Japan, Fuji TV's variety info program Real Scope Hyper will have a one hour special about trains "behind the scenes", this time the limited express trains of the private railways, including Odakyu. Fuji TV Saturday May 10, 7pm~
bikkuri bahn posted a topic in Japan Rail: Pictures & VideosTobu Railway runs the weekend winter season-only "Snow Pal 25:55" all reserved seat limited express between Asakusa (dep. 23：55) and Aizukogen Ozeguchi Station (arr. 05:33) in Fukushima Pref. for the benefit of skiers. It's a one-way only (down) service. The return is an ecs move (回送). departing Asakusa: Arriving Kasukabe. This is one of three intermediate station stops, the others being Kita-Senju and Shin-Koshigaya. The return empty coaching stock move (somewhere in Tochigi?): Tobu website info regarding this train: http://www.tobu.co.jp/snowpal/ *interesti