JR East Train Simulator (English guide)

Learn to use JR East Train Simulator

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About this simulator

Ongakukan and JR East have teamed up to bring you a simulator that has a wealth of experience in train driving simulators. You can experience the professional simulator actually used by JR East drivers for training at home.

East Japan Railway Company was created on April 1, 1987, following the dismantling and privatization of Japanese National Railways, due to financial problems and overstaffing. It is one of Japan's largest railways company, with 17 million passengers a year.



The basic package includes the following contents:

The 3 demo lines and new lines are available as DLC, with prices ranging from €30 to €40 per DLC. The current rate is one new line per month.


To write this guide, I used :

Please note that this guide is not a replacement for the Driver's Guide by Akira Akiyama but a complement.

Simulator's Interface

How to navigate the simulator's screens.

Simulator's Interface

Main Menu

The uncluttered main menu provides access to the essentials.