The Hayabusa (Falcon in English) is a high-speed Shinkansen ("Bullet Train") introduced in March 2011 as the newest model at the maximum operating speed of 199 mph operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East) between Tokyo and Shin-Aomori for 443 miles.

  • Overview
  • Schedule
Maximum Speed: 199 mph
Travel Distance: 443 miles
Average Travel Time: 3 hrs 10 min
Average# of Stops: 3
Train Name: Hayabusa
Type of Equipment: E5
Travel Section: Tokyo - Sendai - Shin Aomori
Japan Rail Pass: Applicable
Note: Subject to change without notice