questions & answers: using the japan rail pass

can we use the 7-day pass for the tokyo subway and travel to osaka-kyoto-nara?

Can we use the 7-day pass for the Tokyo subway and travel to Osaka-Kyoto-Nara?

We have 8 days in Japan. We will land in Tokyo and would like to see Mt Fuji, UNESCO sites in Osaka-Kyoto-Nara areas. We probably will also use a lot of subways.

Is it worth it for us to buy the 7-day pass? Thanks.

eDude
eDude

Hi there,

The JR Pass is not valid on the metro or subway. However you can use the local JR network in both Osaka and Tokyo. This will allow you to access most of both cities.

See http://www.jrpass.com/map for the maps.

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

You can also use the JR buses in Kyoto with the JR pass.

nojay
nojay

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.