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ask subway/train/mrt line that work with jr pass

ask subway/train/mrt line that work with jr pass


i have a plan to travelling japan next year. My itinerary are from osaka-kyoto-nagoya-tokyo-osaka

what i wanna ask is subway/train/mrt line that covered with JR Pass in each city

i'm planning to use :
osaka : osaka loop line and yamamoto line

kyoto : karasuma and tozai line

nagoya : sakura dori, meijo, and higashiyama line

tokyo: asakusa, ginza, marunouchi, and shinjuki line

thanks before


Hi there!

Here's a train map of all JR Lines covered in Tokyo.

Here's map for Osaka and Kyoto with all lines that are covered.
This includes the Osaka loop line.

These lines will get you to most places in the big cities but note that travel on other companies such as the Tokyo Metro (Asakusa, Ginza, Marunouchi, and Shinjuki line) and the Kyoto Subway (Karasuma and Tozai line) do not accept the JR Pass, the unfortunately also applies to the Nagoya Municipal Subway.

I hope this helps!


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