The train that moved from a station early didn't make anyone victim, but the company made a rare statement.
In Japan, an apology was unprecedented. A railway company, 14 apologized for departing early on the 20 from the Minami Nagareyama station on the Tsukuba Express line traveling between Tokyo and Tsukuba in November.
The train would depart at 09.44 by local time, but the 20 from scheduled to move in seconds.
No passengers complained due to early departure.
In the company statement, it was stated that the incident was caused by personnel fault.
Japan is one of the countries with the most reliable and intensive railway lines in the world.
It is very rare for a train to move outside the tariff.