World News America

Page last updated at 14:20 GMT, Friday, 20 March 2009

Riding Japan's bullet train


Japan launched its first bullet train forty-five years ago, and billions have travelled on it since then.

Matt Frei reports.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific