About the Premium Car

Interior

  • Ample storage space is available to accommodate your suitcase and other belongings.

    Ample storage space is available to accommodate your suitcase and other belongings.

  • The 2 + 1 seat rows allow for a relaxing ride. The spacing between rows has been increased for more legroom than in conventional cars.

    The 2 + 1 seat rows allow for a relaxing ride. The spacing between rows has been increased for more legroom than in conventional cars.

  • Each of the spacious reclining seats is equipped with an electrical outlet.

    Each of the spacious reclining seats is equipped with an electrical outlet.

  • The table has enough space for your laptop. (Some seats excluded.)

    The table has enough space for your laptop. (Excludes some seats)

  • Wide, roomy fold-out tables

  • Each seat is equipped with a table and attached drink-holder

  • All seats equipped with power outlets

  • Separate storage space for large-sized luggage

Seat Information

Refer to the drawing below for the layout of the seats and window posts. Also, the table types are shown in the photographs below the drawing.

← Kyoto-bound (to Demachiyanagi)

Osaka-bound (to Yodoyabashi, Nakanoshima) →

3000 Series Premium Car

In-arm tables: 6 When bound for Kyoto, seats 1B have only in-arm tables. When bound for Osaka, seats 14B have only in-arm tables.

8000 Series Premium Car

Wall tables: 6 In-arm tables: 8 When bound for Kyoto, seats 1B and 3B have only in-arm tables. When bound for Osaka, seats 2B and 14B have only in-arm tables.

Passengers traveling in a wheelchair can reserve seats near the wheelchair area (2A and 2B) on the Premium Car up to one day before departure.

For reservations, please visit the Premium Car Ticket Window at any station that services the Premium Car.

Services

Special on-board services available only on Premium Cars
Please note that free services will not be available in some cars and on certain sections of railway line due to a lack of staff. Thank you.

Complementary amenities
  • On-board blankets

    For your riding pleasure, uniquely designed blankets are available for use free of charge while traveling. Simply request one from the car attendant.

    Mobile phone chargers and other miscellaneous items are also available for on-board use.


    Note: Quantities are limited and are provided on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  • FREE Wi-Fi

    Enjoy unlimited internet on the Premium Car with the “Keihan Free Wi-Fi” service.

    While aboard, connect your smartphone, tablet, laptop, or other Wi-Fi-enabled devices to the free access point to use the internet (limited to approximately 90 minutes of connection time).

    Click here for details

On-board Shopping
These exclusive products are available for purchase only to Premium Car passengers.
  • Portable Stainless-Steel Mirror

    Portable Stainless-Steel Mirror

    A stainless-steel mirror with the Premium Car logo prominently engraved on the back, the handle, and on the leather carrying case.

    1,000 yen each (tax incl.)

  • Premium Car Bamboo Chopsticks and Case

    Keihan Railway x Kohchosai Kosuga

    Premium Car Bamboo Chopsticks and Case

    A set of bamboo chopsticks and matching case engraved with the Premium Car logo.
    Crafted by renowned Kyoto bamboo wares boutique Kohchosai Kosuga.

    3,000 yen each (tax incl.)

  • Kyo ware and Kiyomizu ware Pottery Chopstick Rests
    Includes two chopstick rests

    Kyo ware and Kiyomizu ware Pottery Chopstick Rests

    Take home the elegant checkerboard and classic kasumi (mist) pattern used in the interior of the Premium Car. The chopstick rests are made using the time-honored techniques of Kyo ware and Kiyomizu ware ceramics and reflect the aesthetic sensibilities of Kyoto culture.

    2,000 yen each (tax incl.)

Notes:

All products are limited in quantity. We ask for your understanding should a product be sold out.

See an attendant to make a purchase.

Actual products may differ from the appearance shown here.