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jr pass in matsumoto

JR Pass in Matsumoto


We're trying to make the best use of our JR pass, and wanted to check if there are JR buses in Matsumoto that can bring us around the tourist spots.

Appreciate any advice please, thanks!


Hello :)

Travel to Matsumoto is covered by the JR Pass. Travel within Matsumoto (and to Kamikochi if you plan to visit it) require normal buses which do require a normal fare as well.

If it is any help, Matsumoto is pretty small and most places can be reached on foot.

Hope this helps!


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