questions & answers: itinerary check

7 or 14 day pass

7 or 14 day pass

Hello,
Can you please advise me if we should buy a 7 or 14 day pass for the following itinerary. is it better value to use a 7 day pass from day 1-7 and then just buy the extra tickets to use within Tokyo and to go to the airport? We are two adults and two children aged 11 and 9. Thank you.

Day one: Osaka airport-Kyoto
Day 2 Kyoto
Day 3 Kyoto-Arashiyama
Day 4 Kyoto-Himeji-Hiroshima-Kyoto
Day 5 Kyoto-Mishima-Kawaguchi
Day 6 Kawaguchi
Day7 Kawaguchi-Tokyo
Day8 Tokyo (including JR Yamanote line)
Day 9 Tokyo (including JR Yamanote line)
Day 10 Tokyo (including JR Yamanote line)
Day 11 Tokyo (including JR Yamanote line) to Narita

SLR
SLR

Hello there,

Using a 7 day JR Pass from day 1 to 7 will indeed get you the best value possible. Travel to Hiroshima and Tokyo especially can cost a lot without the help of a JRPass.

Travel within Tokyo is not that costly and I would ticket to buying normal tickets there.

Have a great trip!
Daniel

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

Order your Japan Rail Pass Online

Starting from $282.00 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.