New English App for JR-EAST

With expectations in Japan running high to receive a large number of overseas visitors for the Tokyo based 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, JR EAST launched the English language JR-EAST Train Info app based on their successful JR-EAST app which was available only in Japanese. The JR-EAST Train Info app includes extensive information in an easy to use format free of charge. (Mobile data charges will be borne by the customer.)

Features include the following:

        1. Service information for major JR EAST lines can be viewed at a glance on the top page.
        2. Information about JR EAST train stations such as maps for all the major stations.
        3. Supported OS


            iOS (iOS 7.0 and later)


          Android (Android OS 4.0 and later)

To download the app for iOS, search for “JR-EAST Train Info” in the App Store and download. To download for Android, search for “JR-EAST Train Info” on Google Play and download.

For more information, please visit here.