Hokkaido’s first shinkansen train start operation in 2016, connecting northern Honshu island (Shin-Aomori) with the southern tip of Hokkaido island (Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto).
Further extension of the shinkansen route to Sapporo is under construction.
About Hokkaido Shinkansen
Hokkaido Shinkansen Navi (Japanese)
Facebook - Hokkaido Shinkansen navi (Japanese)
Hokkaido Shinkansen - Hokkaido Railway Company
Good Day Hokkaido - Hokkaido Tourism Organization
TRAVEL Hakodate - Hakodate Official Travel Guide, Hokkaido, Japan
Manufacturer of Hokkaido Shinkansen
Japan Railway Constuction,Transport and Technology Agency (JRTT)
Office of Shinkansen Promotion
Bureau of Transportation Policy
Department of Policy Plannning and Coordnation