What’s the best ticket for Tokyo transportation?
I’m often asked “What is the most efficient way to get around Tokyo by public transportation?” As a Tokyo local guide, the answer differs depends on your preferences and your itinerary in Japan. I’d like to introduce the basic knowlege about Tokyo transportation and useful tips for travelers in this article. 3 transportation networks in Tokyo At first, Tokyo has mainly 3 different transportation networks, making it difficult for tourists to understand the system as a whole. JR （Japan Railways) – JR operates mainly ground trains and Shinkansen bullet trains throughout Japan. Metro – Tokyo’s main subway lines are actually run by 2 different companies. ・Tokyo Metro ・Toei Meto […]