Transportation and Driving in Japan
The public transport system including trains, subways, and buses in Japan are known as highly developed and offer timely services in the major cities. If you know how to use the system, it will be an efficient way of reaching your destination.
Driving a car in Japan is like driving a car in many other countries. There are traffic jams, licensing requirements, and cars of all makes and sizes.
What is unique in Japan includes how to use gas stations and taxis, and the prepaid fare system in Tokyo such as Suica and Pasmo.
You can find here various useful lists of information about how to get around Tokyo, long distance travel, what to know and what to do about driving a car in Japan, and so on.