The Japan Rail Pass (JR Pass), which is issued by the Japan Railways Group (JR Group), offers travellers great value for money and convenience.
Japan Rail Pass enables the almost unlimited use of extensive train networks which is considered to be one of the most efficient in the world, and its affiliated bus and ferry services within various areas of Japan. Japan Rail Pass is a perfect accompaniment for any trip to Japan.
Current Price of Japan Rail Pass
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You can order your Japan Rail Pass online. Please fill out your order form from below and send us the form. Then, you can pick up your rail pass(es) on the same day or they will be delivered to you by Express Post.
Regional Rail Passes
The Regional Rail Passes
JR Kyushu) differ from the standard Japan Rail Pass that covers the entire country.
Each regional pass covers a particular geographic area of Japan and encourages you to limit your travel to the attractions of that area. These passes may be most advantageous to visitors who have been to Japan before and have seen the main sites of Central Japan.
Why buy a Japan Rail Pass?
While the initial price may seem somewhat daunting, the cost benefit of purchasing a Japan Rail Pass is excellent. The cost of just a single Shinkansen (Bullet Train) journey from Tokyo to Kyoto can cost up to half the price of a whole week-long Japan Rail Pass!
A Japan Rail Pass cannot be purchased inside Japan. You must purchase a Japan Rail Pass Exchange Order before you travel to Japan.
How to obtain Japan Rail Pass
Present your Exchange Order and obtain your JAPAN RAIL PASS after you arrive in Japan. You have to turn in your Exchange Order (with your passport) to receive your JAPAN RAIL PASS at a JAPAN RAIL PASS exchange office in a major JR station.
How to make seat reservations
After turning in your Exchange Order for a JAPAN RAIL PASS, you can make seat reservations at a "Midori-no-madoguchi" (ticket office).
Validity of Japan Rail Pass and Additional Information
If You want to cancel your Japan Rail Pass ;
Refund for unused Japan Rail Pass Exchange Order ;