While pioneering Japan is no longer home to the biggest high-speed rail network in the world, it remains premiere.
Spain, France and Germany have the largest high-speed train networks after China and Japan.
The fledgling network does not compare well to other countries with high-speed trains.
How China’s high-speed rail network beat global expectations.
How far does the influence of a global megacity reach?
How has a high-speed rail corridor changed the profile of Spain’s largest cities?