The cruise train

See the train where you will enjoy your relaxing, yet enriching journey on the luxurious TRAIN SUITE SHIKI-SHIMA.

Experience the depth of Japan.
Experience the beauty of the transience in each moment.
Experience something for the first time – discover something new – during a journey on the railway.

During Your Journey

TRAIN SUITE SHIKI-SHIMA offers the ultimate in hospitality.
Take a look at some of the experiences that await you.
  • Lounge Komorebi

    [Car 5]

With striking wall patterns evoking images of a tranquil forest, Lounge Komorebi is a gateway into an awe-inspiring environment on TRAIN SUITE SHIKI-SHIMA.
The lounge is furnished in beautiful crafts and pieces of artwork from each region of eastern Japan, traditions that have been passed down through generations and ages.
The rediscovery of such Japanese design culture in a setting where guests gather provides an opportunity to chat to fellow travelers and spend some time together.

  • Dining SHIKI-SHIMA

    [Car 6]

No travel experience would be complete without fabulous food made from the finest ingredients.
Don't miss out on such an incredible dining experience, something really only possible on a luxury train.

  • SHIKI-SHIMA Suite Room

    [Car 7]

The two-floor suite comes with traditional tatami mats and a specially-made cypress bath.
Such a relaxing experience, something that is unique to Japan, gives nothing but a feeling of pure refreshment.

  • Deluxe Suite Room

    [Car 7]

In the evening, the fantastic glow of the fireplace illuminates the room with a lofty ceiling effect.
Experience the ultimate in luxury and elegance.

  • Suite Room

    [Car 2, 3, 4, 8, 9]

The train has a total of 15 suite rooms.
One can feel a sense of familiarity in addition to the passage of time and the seasons, making it a truly unforgettable experience.

  • View Terrace Kizashi/Ibuki

    [Car 1, 10]

The first and last carriages are observation cars.
They are lined with special contoured windows, which provide for the ultimate viewing experience of all the passing scenery.


    Your journey begins the moment you step onto the train.
    The furnishings that decorate the luxuriously relaxing interior are all items of rare beauty that reflect the history and natural features of the regions of Eastern Japan.
    A very special journey spent amidst the traditional beauty of Japan.

  • Staff of

    On your TRAIN SUITE SHIKI-SHIMA journey, you will be accompanied by numerous crew members who are here to make your journey more comfortable.
    Here you can find out more about your train crew and the staff who carry out preparations for your journey, meet you and see you off at each destination and provide other support.