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getting tokyo to kumamoto

Getting Tokyo to Kumamoto

We're going to get a two-week pass and arriving in Narita on a Friday. If we take the train to Tokyo Station, can we get to Kumamoto via Shinkansen?

gilasakawa
gilasakawa

Hello there,

Yes you can use the Shinkansen all the way from Tokyo - Kumamoto. Just keep in mind that you may have to transfer trains once at Shin-Osaka and during off times also at Hakata (Fukuoka) station.

The entire route is covered by the JR Pass.

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Daniel-san
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Thanks Daniel!

gilasakawa
gilasakawa

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