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Activation

We will arrive at Narita airport and will be met by friends who will take us to their home in Tochigi. We will not need to start using the pass for a couple of days. How and when should we activate and begin using the pass?

Gigi1japan
Gigi1japan

Hi there,

Here is a list with all exchanges stations in Japan:
http://www.japanrailpass.net/en/exchange.html

Since there is not really an exchange station near Tochigi, I would exchange the JR Pass at Airport and select your first day of use then (you don't have to start using it right away).

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Daniel-san
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