Enjoy unlimited travel on Japan Railways rail lines throughout the country! The "Japan Rail Pass" Global is available for 7, 14 or 21 consecutive days. Both local and long-distance busses as well as the ferry between Hiroshima and Miyajima are also included.
The JR Pass is essential in discovering Japan with comfort and ease of mind in the most affordable way. You may use the JR Pass as soon as you land at any of the following airports: Narita (60 minutes from Tokyo by Narita Express), Haneda (30 minutes from Tokyo via Monorail) or Kansai (50-75 minutes from Osaka and Kyoto by express train). What are you waiting for?!
With the JR Pass, you can take all Japan Railways trains including the famous shinkansens (with the exception of "Nozomi" and "Mizuho"), the Tokyo Monorail, the ferry between Hiroshima and Miyajima, JR local buses in the greater part of the country, and some long-distance buses during the validity period of your choice.
Long distance buses include the following routes: Tokyo-Osaka, Tokyo-Kyoto, Tokyo-Nagoya,Tsukuba-Tokyo, Kyoto, Nagoya, Osaka, Nagoya, Osaka-Tsuyama, Kasai Flower Center, Osaka, Morioka-Hirosaki, Sapporo-Otaru.
You can reserve seats on various shinkansens and express trains at selected kiosks before boarding the train.
You may travel the land of the rising sun freely by train without having to buy tickets from Hokkaido to Kyushu via:
- Fuji (climbing Mount Fuji is, for security reasons, prohibited except in Summer)
- Kyoto (Kansai Airport included)
- Osaka (Kansai Airport included)
- Sapporo (city known for its snow festival)
- Tokyo (Narita Express from Narita Airport and monorail from Haneda airport included)