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How to Choose Your Pass?

Planning a trip to Japan and don’t know how to choose your pass? We have made a quick guide to help you out! For each rail pass, we have added a region map as well as the top cities you can visit with each pass. Have any more questions? You can always call us at  1.866.938.7245 or email us at info@japanrailways.com.

Japan Rail Pass

Top Cities to Visit

with a Japan Rail Pass
  • Tokyo
  • Kyoto
  • Sapporo
  • Kanazawa
  • Osaka
  • Nagasaki

Japan Rail Pass

JR EAST Pass (Tohoku Area)

Top Cities to Visit

with a JR EAST Pass (Tohoku Area)
  • Tokyo
  • Hiraizumi
  • Aomori city
  • Yamagata city
  • Matsushima
  • Semboku

JR EAST Pass (Nagano, Niigata Area)

Top Cities to Visit

with a JR EAST Pass (Nagano, Niigata Area)
  • Tokyo
  • Yamanouchi
  • Hakuba
  • Kusatsu
  • Kamikochi
  • Karuizawa

Northern Kyushu Pass

Top Cities to Visit

with a Northern Kyushu Pass
  • Beppu
  • Oita
  • Nagasaki
  • Fukuoka

Hokuriku Arch Pass

Top Cities to Visit

with a Hokuriku Arch Pass
  • Tokyo
  • Kyoto
  • Nagano
  • Kanazawa
  • Osaka
  • Kobe

Hokuriku Arch Pass

Hokkaido Pass

Top Cities to Visit

with a Hokkaido Pass
  • Sapporo
  • Hakodate
  • Otaru
  • Asahikawa
  • Furano
  • Noboribetsu
Hokkaido Rail Pass

Hokkaido Rail Pass

Shikoku Pass

Top Cities to Visit

with a Shikoku Pass
  • Iya Valley
  • Matsuyama
  • Kotohira
  • Kochi
  • Uchiko
  • Takamatsu
Shikoku Rail Pass

Shikoku Rail Pass

Kyushu Pass

Top Cities to Visit

with a Kyushu Pass
  • Beppu
  • Oita
  • Nagasaki
  • Miyazaki
  • Kagoshima
  • Fukuoka
Kyushu Rail Pass

Kyushu Rail Pass

Southern Kyushu Pass

Top Cities to Visit

with a Southern Kyushu Pass
  • Kumamoto
  • Kagoshima
  • Yatsushiro
  • Miyazaki