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Japan Rail Pass

Eligible Traveler Foreign visitors
Validity Year round
Type of Discount
  1. Unlimited use on JR's Shinkansen super express(Except super express named "Nozomi" and "Mizuho"), limited-express, and express trains (ordinary-class and 1st-class "Green Car" seats: reserved and non-reserved seats) and local trains as well as JR-affiliated buses throughout Japan.
    (7-day, 14-day, 21-day passes)
  2. If you use the GranClass car of the Tohoku Shinkansen and Hokuriku Shinkansen, you must pay the limited express charge and the GranClass car surcharge.
  3. Fares: 29,110 yen (7 days for ordinary-class cars and reserved seats) - 59,350 yen
    (21 days for ordinary-class cars and reserved seats)
  4. Overseas purchase of an exchange order for this ticket prior to entry is required.
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Hokkaido Rail Pass

Eligible Traveler Foreign visitors
Validity Year round
Type of Discount
  1. Unlimited use (3-day,5-day,7-day flexible 4-day passes) on all train lines of JR Hokkaido (Excluding Hokkaido Shinkansen) and all bus lines of JR Hokkaido Bus. For Express and Limited Express trains, reserved seats on Ordinary Car can be used.
  2. Fares: 16,500 yen (3 days) , 22,000 yen (5 days / Flexible 4-day) and 24,000 yen , (7 days)
  3. Available with overseas purchase of an exchange order for this ticket or can be purchased after arrival in Japan.
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JR EAST PASS (Tohoku Area)

Eligible Traveler Foreign visitors
Validity Year round
Type of Discount
  1. JR EAST PASS (Tohoku Area) allows unlimited rides on all JR East lines in the JR EAST PASS (Tohoku area) designated area.
  2. Flexible five-day pass (any five days within 14 days of issuance, including the day of issuance)
  3. Fares:
    Sales outside Japan
    Adults (12 and older) 19,000 yen
    Children (6 to 11) 9,500 yen

    Sales within Japan
    Adults (12 and older) 20,000 yen
    Children (6 to 11) 10,000 yen
  4. Foreign nationals who are holders of non-Japanese passports (who have entered Japan with a“Temporary Visitor”visa to stay in Japan for no longer than 90 days) are eligible.
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JR EAST PASS (Niigata, Nagano Area)

Eligible Traveler Foreign visitors
Validity Year round
Type of Discount
  1. JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) allows unlimited rides on all JR East lines in the JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) designated area.
  2. Flexible five-day pass (any five days within 14 days of issuance, including the day of issuance)
  3. Fares:
    Sales outside Japan
    Adults (12 and older) 17,000 yen
    Children (6 to 11) 8,500 yen

    Sales within Japan
    Adults (12 and older) 18,000 yen
    Children (6 to 11) 9,000 yen
  4. Foreign nationals who are holders of non-Japanese passports (who have entered Japan with a“Temporary Visitor”visa to stay in Japan for no longer than 90 days) are eligible.
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JR TOKYO Wide Pass

Eligible Traveler Foreign visitors
Validity Year round
Type of Discount
  1. The JR TOKYO Wide Pass is a discounted pass for unlimited rides in Tokyo and the surrounding Kanto area.
  2. Three consecutive days
  3. Fares:
    Adults (12 and older) 10,000 yen
    Children (6 to 11) 5,000 yen
  4. Customers who are foreign nationals with a foreign passport.
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JR East-South Hokkaido Rail Pass

Eligible Traveler Foreign visitors
Validity Year round
Type of Discount
  1. JR East-South Hokkaido Rail Pass is a discounted pass for unlimited rides from Tokyo and Sapporo.
  2. Flexible Six-day pass (any five days within 14 days of issuance, including the day of issuance)
  3. Fares:
    Sales outside Japan
    Adults (12 and older) 26,000 yen
    Children (6 to 11) 13,000 yen

    Sales within Japan
    Adults (12 and older) 27,000 yen
    Children (6 to 11) 13,500 yen
  4. Foreign nationals who are holders of non-Japanese passports (who have entered Japan with a“Temporary Visitor”visa to stay in Japan for no longer than 90 days) are eligible.
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Hokuriku Arch Pass

Eligible Traveler Foreign visitors
Validity Year round
Type of Discount
  1. Hokuriku Arch Pass is a discounted pass for unlimited rides from Tokyo and Osaka to the Hokuriku area.
  2. Seven consecutive days
  3. Fares:
    Sales outside Japan
    Adults (12 and older) 24,000 yen
    Children (6 to 11) 12,000 yen

    Sales within Japan
    Adults (12 and older) 25,000 yen
    Children (6 to 11) 12,500 yen
  4. Foreign nationals who are holders of non-Japanese passports (who have entered Japan with a“Temporary Visitor”visa to stay in Japan for no longer than 90 days) are eligible.
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Alpine-Takayama-Matsumoto Area Tourist Pass

Eligible Traveler Foreign visitors
Validity April 16th, 2016 – November 13th, 2016
Type of Discount
  1. Five consecutive days of unlimited rides on JR conventional lines running between Nagoya, Gero, Takayama and Toyama, and between Nagoya, Kiso Fukushima, Matsumoto and Shinano Omachi, as well as on all transportation means of the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route between Toyama and Shinano Omachi.
  2. Fares: Adult 17,500 yen / Children: 8750 yen
  3. Overseas purchase of an exchange order for this ticket prior to entry is required.
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JR-West Rail Pass
(Intercity / Regional, Western Japan)

Eligible Traveler Foreign visitors
Validity Year round
Type of Discount
[ Kansai Area Pass ]
  1. Unlimited use (1-day, 2-day, 3-day, 4-day passes) on JR regular-class trains within the Kansai area.
  2. Fares:
    2,200 yen - 6,300 yen (Special early-bird discount)
    2,300 yen - 6,500 yen (After arriving in Japan)
[ Kansai Wide Area Pass ]
  1. Unlimited use (5-day pass) on JR's Sanyo Shinkansen (incl. "Nozomi"), limited-express and regular trains within designed area.
  2. Fares:
    8,500 yen (Special early-bird discount) and 9,000 (After arriving in Japan)
[ Sanyo-San'in Area Pass ]
  1. Unlimited use (7-day pass) on JR's Shinkansen (incl. "Nozomi"), limited-express and regular trains within the Osaka-Sanyo area.
  2. Fares:
    19,000 yen (Special early-bird discount)
    20,000 yen (After arriving in Japan)
  3. Available with overseas purchase of an exchange order for this ticket or can be purchased after arrival in Japan.
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All Shikoku Rail Pass

Eligible Traveler Foreign visitors
Validity Year round
Type of Discount
  1. Unlimited use (2-day, 3-day, 4-day, 5-day passes) on all trains, including JR Shikoku, Tosa Kuroshio Railway, Asa Kaigan Railway, Kotoden, Iyotetsu and Tosaden, within Shikoku area.
  2. Fares: 6,300 yen (2 day) ,  7,200 yen (3 days), 7,900yen (4 days) and 9,700 yen (5 days),
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JR-Kyushu Rail Pass
(Intercity / Regional, Kyushu area)

Eligible Traveler Foreign visitors
Validity Year round
Type of Discount
[ Northern Kyushu Area Pass ]
  1. Unlimited use (3-day, 5-day passes) on JR regular-class trains within the Northern Kyushu area.
  2. Fares: 8,500 yen (3 day) and 10,000 yen (5 days)
[ All Kyushu Area Pass ]
  1. Unlimited use on JR trains within the JR Kyushu area (3-day and 5-day passes).
  2. Fares: 15,000 yen (3 days) and 18,000 yen (5 days)
  3. Available with overseas purchase of an exchange order for this ticket or can be purchased after arrival in Japan.
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