“The whole trip was simply amazing. I hadn’t done a lot of research before my trip and with the flexibility of the pass it allowed me to change things as I went. It was safe, reliable and great value for money” - Louise, Sydney
Discover Japan & Save
The Japan Rail Pass offers unlimited travel on the JR Railway, selected buses, and selected ferries for overseas visitors.
If you are planning on making multiple trips within Japan, the Japan Rail Pass offers the most affordable way to travel around. Put it this way, a return trip from Tokyo to Kyoto will cost you around the same price as a 7 day Japan Rail Pass.
Buy a Japan Rail Pass today!
You Get Unlimited Travel With the Japan Rail Pass you can enjoy unlimited travel on the JR Railway, and selected buses and ferries
You Save Money Did you know that the price of a Japan Rail Pass is roughly the same amount as a Tokyo – Kyoto return trip.
Easy To Use The Japanese Rail Network is one of the most efficient in the world with English signage and help centers
7, 14, and 21 day options You can select between 7, 14, and 21 day rail pass options. Want multiple passes? That’s fine too!
Travel In Style Enjoy extra space and less noise. Green Class offer you the chance to completely unwind on your travels.
Hotel Discounts Selected JR Group hotels offer discounted rates for holders of the Japan Rail Pass.
What does it include?
- Shinkansen (Bullet Train)
- Limited express
- Local (Including Rapid and Special Rapid)
The pass is also vaild on the following non-JR lines:
- Tokyo Monorail between Hamamatsucho and Haneda Airport
- Aoimori Railway for journeys starting and ending at Hachinohe and Aomori only, and for journeys from these stations to Noheji and the JR East Ominato Line.
– Miyajima – Miyajimaguchi
- JR Hokkaido Bus Company
- JR Bus Tohoku Company
- JR Bus Kanto Company
- JR Tokai Bus Company
- West JR Bus Company
- Chugoku JR Bus Company
- JR Shikoku Bus Company
- JR Kyushu Bus Company
- Highway bus
The pass is valid on the following highway bus routes:
- Sapporo – Otaru
- Morioka – Hirosaki
- Tokyo – Nagoya, Kyoto, Osaka, Tsukuba Center
- Nagoya – Kyoto, Osaka
- Osaka – Tsuyama, Kasai Flower Center
Effective with passes issued April 1, 2013, the Japan Rail Pass will no longer be valid on express bus routes
How does the Japan Rail Pass work?
1. Purchase Your Japan Rail Pass
Select the class and duration of your pass and order online.
2. Receive your exchange order
You will receive your Japan Rail Pass ‘exchange order’ which you will take to Japan.
3. Go to Japan
The wait is over and you’re on your way to Japan.
4. Get your ‘Temporary Visitor’ stamp visa
On arrival in to Japan you will get a ‘temporary visitors’ stamp in your passport
5. Transform your exchange order to a Japan Rail Pass
You will transform your exchange order into a JR Pass at an exchange office
6. Discover Japan & Save
See all the sights that Japan has to offer using your Japan Rail Pass.
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The Japan Rail Pass Is The Number 1 Essential For Any Trip to Japan
With 7, 14 and 21 day pass options you can Explore Japan with unlimited travel.
“We’ve traveled many places in our time and I must say the whole experience with the Japan Rail Pass Now was fantastic. I’ve never seen such an efficient network of trains which actually run on time!”
“Me and some friends headed snow boarding in Hakuba and after we decided to visit more of the country on the Japan Rail network. The pass made it an ease and we all had such a good time.”
“The Japan Rail Pass allowed me to travel Japan with complete flexibility and freedom. I had no real plans when I arrived in Tokyo and the pass allowed me to make travel decisions as I went.”