Tōkaidō

In Japanese, Tōkaidō may refer to:

Spelled 東海道 (literally, East Sea Route):

  • kaidō (region), an ancient country subdivision of Japan
  • Tōkaidō (road), one of the Five Routes of Japan during the Edo period
    • Route 1 (Japan), a major national highway in Japan that traces old Tōkaidō except Tōkyō-Yokohama section
    • Route 15 (Japan), a major national highway in Japan that traces old Tōkaidō between Tōkyō and Yokohama
  • Tōkaidō Main Line, a trunk line of Japan Railways that traces old Tōkaidō
  • Tōkaidō Shinkansen, a high-speed railway line of Central Japan Railway Company

Other spellings:

  • Tokaido (company) (東海堂) (literally, Eastern Sea Shop), a manufacturer of karate uniforms and related products

Other related articles:

High-speed Rail In Japan - List of Shinkansen Lines
... Length Operator Opened Annual passengers Tōkaidō Shinkansen Tokyo Shin-Osaka 515.4 km JR Central 1964 151,320,000 Sanyō Shinkansen Shin-Osaka Hakata 553.7 km JR West 1972–197 ...
Comparison Of Past And Present Administrative Divisions Of Japan - Tōkaidō
... The Tōkaidō' is a region and its name literally means 'Eastern Sea Way' ... The term also identifies a series of roads connecting the 15 provincial capitals of the region ...