questions & answers: general japan travel

should i buy the jr kanto area pass or other passes?

Should i buy the JR Kanto Area Pass or other passes?

Hi,
i will be in Tokyo from 17/3 to 22/3 flying into Haneda Airport . Staying all 6 days at Tsukiji area.

17/3 - Akihabara & Harajuku area
18/3 - Mitaka (Ghibli Museum) & Shibuya area
19/3 - Izu Peninsula
20/3 - Hakone
21/3 - Kamakura
22/3 - Shinjuku area

Should i purchase the JR Kanto Area Pass for 19/3 - 21/3?

For the rest of the days which pass should i purchase?

Thanks

Napoleon
Napoleon

Hi there,

I checked your itinerary but don't think that a JR Kanto pass would offer good value for you. This because both Izu and Hakone are outside of the Kanto Pass range and are there trips that are most expanvice in terms of ticket prices.

You could consider a Hakone Free Pass, which is good for travel within Hakone.

Hope this helps,
Daniel

72a8815842aa5db137c135807bd6bb11?s=50&d=mm
Daniel-san
Expert_button_2

Well actually, the JR Kanto Pass covers Izu, but the Ito Free Pass would work better, not to mention be cheaper:

http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e2361_06.html

http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e2358_007.html

Toraneko
Toraneko

Order your Japan Rail Pass Online

Starting from $254.00 for 7 days of unlimited Japan Rail travel

Please note: we are only able to handle order related enquiries via our online direct support. Commercial advertising is prohibited as per our website terms.