Japan by Rail
Discover Japan by rail
There are very few destinations in the world where the national public transport network is an attraction in its own right. Japan is one such destination, famous for its futuristic bullet trains and to-the-minute timetabling. The country's public transport system is a work of civil engineering genius, with a network that is fast, efficient, and a genuine pleasure to travel on. There is a train, bus, or ferry service to every prefecture, city, and town in Japan, so whether you are planning a whirlwind tour of the country's cultural capitals or are planning to seek out some of its lesser known wonders off the tourist trail, there is a public transport pass that can get you there.
Japan Rail Pass
Unlimited travel on Japan railways, affiliated buses and ferries.
JR East Pass - Nagano, Niigata Area
The JR East Nagano Niigata Area Pass provides unlimited travel on JR trains in the Greater Tokyo area, in Nagano and Niigata prefectures and in the Shonai Region of Yamagata Prefecture
JR East Pass - Tohoku Area
The JR East Tohoku area has many natural attractions. In addition to the abundance of natural beauty and quality hot springs, there are numerous national treasures and historical World Heritage Sites.
JR Hokkaido Pass
Rail travel on the Island of Hokkaido. Visit the capital Sapporo famous for the snow festival.
JR Kyushu Rail Pass
Rail travel on the island of Kyushu.
JR Northern Kyushu Pass
This Pass covers rail in the Northern part of the Island of Kyushu
JR Kansai Wide Area Rail Pass
For travel in the Kansai Area: Shiga,Tsuruga, the Nankai Area, the Okayama Area and Kinosaki-Onsen.
JR All Shikoku Rail Pass
Travel freely in Shikoku by train
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