Last operations for special 300 Series shinkansen bullet train
The special 300 Series shinkansen bullet train to be used in the train series' last commercial operations for five days between Feb. 17 and March 16th.
The 300 Series trains will retire after being put into services in 1992 to connect Tokyo and Shin Osaka in two and a half hours with a speed of 270 kilometers per hour.
The services were later expanded to connect the Japanese capital and Hakata in about five hours.
Tickets for the last runs between Tokyo and Shin Osaka on March 16th were sold out in only around one minute after the company started to sell them in the morning of Feb. 16th.
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