Archive for the Category: English

Railway Information of the Tohoku District: updated at March 26th – 79

March 27, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 79th Translation Edition Railway Information of the Tohoku District: updated at March 26th <Shinkansen Lines> 【Tohoku Shinkansen】 Ten round trips between Shinaomori and Morioka are now in service. 【Akita Shinkansen】 Five round trips between Akita and Morioka are [Read More]

Latest information on access to Tohoku area (Railway, Bus and Expressway) – 59

March 21, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 59th Translation Edition Latest information on access to Tohoku area (Railway, Bus and Expressway) Railway (As of March 21) Shinkansen -Tohoku Shinkansen: No service in both inbound and outbound between Nasu-Shiobara and Shin-Aomori. -Akita Shinkansen: The number of [Read More]

Transportation is paralyzed – 15

March 12, 2011 24:00 The multilingual support center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 15th Translated Edition (Transportation is paralyzed) Roads are closed and rail services are out of service. It’s difficult to move to another region. Please go to Evacuation shelters. Roads and trains will be recovered one by one. [Read More]

Traffic Information No.4 -7

March 12th, 2011, 11:30 The multilingual support center for the Touhoku Earthquake out at Pacific ocean Disaster information, Translation No.7 Traffic Information No.4 At 11:30 a.m. on March 12th Tohoku Hwy is closed between Junction of Kawaguchi and Shirakawa Interchange. There is no expectation of restoration for a while. 【For information】 The multilingual support center [Read More]

Traffic Information No.3 -6

March 12th, 2011, 11:30 The multilingual support center for the Touhoku Earthquake out at Pacific ocean Disaster information, Translation No.6 Traffic Information No.3 The Hwy sections where you can drive in Touhoku area are as follows; Ymagata Hwy from Yudonosan Interchange to Sakata-Minato Interchange up and down There is no closed-up traffic. Yonezawa- Nanyo Hwy [Read More]

Traffic information No.2 -5

March 12th, 2011, 10:45 Disaster information, Translation No.5 Traffic information 2 As of 10:30, March 12, Shinkansen service of Tohoku, Yamagata, Akita and Nagano, and JR serviceof Tohoku region is suspended. Tohoku Ch [Read More]

Traffic information No.1 -4

March 12th, 2011, 10:45 Disaster information, Translation No.4 Traffic information 1 As of 10:30, March 12, JR and metro service within Tokyo metropolitan area. However, frequency is reduced to 30% through 50% of normal [Read More]

Service on the Railroad – English

JR  information can be accessed at http://traininfo.jreast.co.jp/train_info/e/kanto.aspx http://traininfo.jreast.co.jp/train_info/e/tohoku.aspx