Have you ever got on the “Hello Kitty Shinkansen (super express train) with the popular character “Hello Kitty” from Sanrio? The shinkansen model with the special design is now on sale! They are available at all railway stations throughout Japan. This time, we are going to share the cute and attractive shinkansen models you may definitely want to take! 

What is Hello Kitty Shinkansen?

“Hello Kitty Shinkansen” is the collaboration between the popular character “Hello Kitty” from Sanrio Co. Ltd and “500 Series Shinkansen” of JR West Japan. It has started running between Shin Osaka and Hakata on 30th June 2018. 

Close Details of Hello Kitty Shinkansen

Detailed pictures of Hello Kitty are all nicely resembled, not to mention the main feature of the train- the pink ribbon. 

The pattern on the train compartment is to represent the ideas of “linkage” and “bonding” between different regions.
Besides the train with the character, there are also many other collaborative activities like a stamp collection, events, and cafes.

Product Details

  • Product name: Hello Kitty Shinkansen N Gauge Die Casting Scale Model
  • Price: JPY 2,500 (plus tax)
  • Sales area: all railway stations in Japan, railway museum, railway products shops, variety shops, etc.

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A JR West Japan Approved Product
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