questions & answers: using the japan rail pass

can i use the jr pass to get between the below cities?

Can I use the JR pass to get between the below cities?

Can I use the JR pass for the shinkansen between the below cities and the regular train within the below cities?

  • Nagasaki to Hiroshima
  • Hiroshima to Kyoto
  • Kyoto to Tokyo
  • Osaka (local trains)
  • Sapporo (local trains)
enpdx
enpdx

Hello there,

Yes, travel between all these cities is covered by the JR Pass. As well as local trains run by JR within these cities.

Note that other transport, such as the Metro or tram is not included.

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Daniel-san
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Thanks! What's the difference between local trains, metro, and tram?

enpdx
enpdx

Mainly the company that runs it.

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Daniel-san
Expert_button_2

Okay. Can I use this pass to get from Abashiri to Sapporo?

enpdx
enpdx

Yes, no problem!

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Daniel-san
Expert_button_2

Thank you!

enpdx
enpdx

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