Nozomi

Shinkansen Nozomi is a bullet train connecting Tokyo and Fukuoka in Kyushu. It is the fastest train service on this route and only stops at main tourist destinations, such as Nagoya, Kyoto, Osaka and Hiroshima. So, it is convenient for a tourists on a tight schedule. You can check ticket fares and charges as well as timetables on official JR train page online. Nozomi literally means 'hope' in Japanese, and you'll notice this word in names of some celebirities, for example, Nozomi Sasaki.