Japan Rail Pass : Prices / Book

Discover Japan's futuristic cities, ancient temples, traditional culture and stunning natural landmarks.

The Japan Rail Pass represents the ideal way to explore Japan and enjoy all this fascinating country has to offer. The most popular pass for train travel in Japan entitles you to unlimited travel across the JR rail network (including almost all of the high speed Shinkansen trains) and is valid nationwide.

If you are looking for great value for money, convenience and flexibility as a traveller in Japan, you can't go pass the Japan Rail Pass. From the popular cities of Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe to the beautiful regional areas such as Nagano, Chubu, Kansai and Fuji Five Lakes, with the Japan Rail Pass you can visit all the major destinations as well as the hidden gems.

Please note:

  • The Japan Rail Pass cannot be purchased in Japan.
  • Once you buy your JR Pass directly via the Rail Plus website you will then be issued with an exchange voucher which must be presented at a JR station in Japan within 3 months of issue date.
  • Rail Plus cannot sell point to point tickets in Japan, they must be purchased locally.

IMPORTANT information regarding PAPER TICKETS.

At Rail Europe we care for the health, safety and satisfaction of our customers. Our primary concern, at the moment, therefore, is to preserve the health of our employees and local communities. It is with this in mind that Rail Europe have made the decision to SUSPEND ALL PAPER TICKET SALES until further notice. Kind Regards, Rail Europe Team.

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