The Shinkansen Bullet Train is the world’s busiest high-speed rail line!
You’d better move fast, because the next train is coming in 7 minutes!
Cleaning crews have to work with military precision to get the job done between stops on these high speed trains in Japan. Carrying over 151 million passengers per year, the Takaido Shinkansen high-speed rail line links the two large Japanese metropolises of Tokyo and Osaka.
Up to 13 trains with 16 cars each service this route PER HOUR!
With the average speeds of 150-200 miles per hour, there is no time to waste cleaning each car!
Over 400,000 passengers take advantage of the these trains daily which makes for a lot of cleaning between stops!
Let us know if you have ever taken a ride on a bullet train! We would love to hear about your experience!