Bullet Train ALFA-X

World’s fastest bullet train in Japan, has a 72ft nose, can reach 224mph, will be operational by 2030.

JR East released “ALFA-X” new test locomotive for next-generation bullet train.



The Alfa-X designed to decrease noise and pressure in tunnels, will be capable of reaching speeds of up to 224 mph (360 km/h).

Bullet Train ALFA-X

Maglev locomotives can travel at up to 268mph and the fastest bullet trains can reach 200mph.

Image screen capture from video

Bullet Train ALFA-X



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