An Analysis of Urbanisation Sustainability Effect from High-Speed Rail in Honshu Area

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  • University of Birmingham


Several decades of the High-Speed Rail (HSR) in Japan have generated direct impacts onJapanese’s life regarding reducing short time travel, enabling newly accessible areas, and increasingtransport market. Those impacts have been continually led to indirect impacts on Japanese’s societyregarding population dynamics, workforces, and property price. The paper aims to understand theimpact of HSR system along the urbanisation that can be a guideline to the urban developer fortaking more benefit from the HSR.


Original languageEnglish
Article number1148
Number of pages3
Issue number16
Publication statusPublished - 14 Sep 2018
Event2018 International Symposium on Rail Infrastructure Systems Engineering - Brno, Czech Republic
Duration: 5 Jun 20185 Jun 2018


  • urbanisation, sustainability, highspeed rail, japan, benchmarking

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