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JAPAN RAIL PASS
JAPAN RAIL PASS
All Aboard ! JAPAN RAIL PASS... The Key To Convenient Sightseeing In Japan.
The Japan Rail Pass is offered by the six companies that make up the Japan Railways Group (JR Group).
The Japan Rail Pass is the most economical way to travel throughout Japan by rail. Please be aware, however, that some restrictions apply.
The pass is not valid for “NOZOMI” trains on the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen lines.
Who is eligible for a Japan Rail Pass?
Foreign tourists visiting Japan from abroad for sight seeing, under the entry status of temporary visitor
"Temporary Visitor" entry status, according to Japanese Immigration Law, allows a stay in Japan of 15 days or 90 days for "sight-seeing, etc." If you apply for a "stay for sight-seeing" when you enter Japan, entry personnel will stamp your passport as "Temporary Visitor," as shown below. Only persons who have a passport bearing this stamp can use a JAPAN RAIL PASS.
Japanese national living in a foreign country,
a) who is qualified to live permanently in that country, or b) who is married to a non-Japanese residing in a country other than Japan.
* For the person who are 2 nationalities (Japanese, non-Japanese) and hold the non-Japanese passport, the evidence of live permanently in that country can not be used.
* Persons meeting conditions a) or b) above are required to show proof of same at the point of purchase of an JR Pass Exchange Order and obtaining a JAPAN RAIL PASS.
Remark : We sell the pass in Thai Baht and will update new prices in every monday.
» Japan Rail Pass prices for children apply from 6 to 11 years of age.
» Japan Rail Pass prices are subject to change.
» The applicable price is the price valid on the date when a JR Pass Exchange Order is issued.
Transportation services The Japan Rail Pass is valid for the railways, buses, and ferry boats shown below.
All JR Group ...
- Railways-Shinkansen"bullet trains" (except any reserved or non-reserved seat on "NOZOMI" trains),
- limited express trains,
- express trains
- rapid or local trains. (With some exceptions)
Local lines of JR bus companies (JR Hokkaido Bus, JR Bus Tohoku, JR Bus Kanto, JR Tokai Bus, West Japan JR Bus, Chugoku JR Bus, JR Shikoku Bus, JR Kyushu Bus) and some of JR highway bus services*.
Only the JR Miyajima ferry is covered. The JR Hakata-Pusan (Korea) ferry is not covered.
The Japan Rail Pass is not valid for any seats, reserved or non-reserved, on "NOZOMI" trains on the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen lines.(The pass holders must take “HIKARI” or “KODAMA” trains.)If you use a "NOZOMI," you must pay the basic fare and the limited express charge, and for a Green Car the Green Car surcharge. Note also that passengers using JR trains on non-JR lines must pay additional fares and charges for sections traveled on such lines.
» The validity period of a JAPAN RAIL PASS is the consecutive 7, 14, or 21 days beginning on the date the PASS is first used.
» Within three months from the date the Exchange Order was issued, you must turn in your Exchange Order to obtain your Japan Rail Pass. At that time, you have to specify the date that you want to start using the PASS. It can be any date within one month from the date the PASS is received.
» Once the PASS has a starting date written on it, the date cannot be changed.
Cancellations and Refunds
Refund for Exchange Order will be made only at where the Exchange Order is issued within one year. (communication fee will be charged 20% of selling price as mentioned in JR Ticket).
The Pass is refundable only if presented for cancellation at a Travel Service Center in a JR station designated to handle Rail Pass before the stamped First Date of use. Twenty percent of the yen price of the pass will be collected as a handling fee. No refund can be made on or after the stamped First Date for any reason.
The Pass is not refundable in case that the trains are not operated or delayed.
Loss or Theft of exchange order or JR Pass
Under no circumstances will there be a reissue or a refund for a lost or stolen Exchange Order or Japan Rail Pass.
In case that Exchange Orders are lost or stolen, "A Report of the Lost Exchange Orders" is to be filled and returned immediately to Kinki Nippon Tourist Co., Ltd. with a responsible