questions & answers: using the japan rail pass

other costs and trains i can use

other costs and trains I can use

Is it posible to use the shinkansen between Naritia Airport and Kyoto. Please let me know any trains that the pass is not valid for - I am travelling between Narita, Kyoto, Toyama, Fukui and Tokyo.

Is there any other cost except for the initial price of the Pass?

Is there a limit to the number of trains you can travel on during the period of validity?


Hi there,

Yes, it is possible to use the Japan Rail Pass between Narita and Kyoto. For your journey, the only train you'll not be able to use is the Nozomi Bullet train, all other Bullet trains (Sakura, Hikari, Kodama) are available for you to use and all other JR trains and buses.

Here are JR itineraries for your legs:

For your Rail travel there are no other costs than the initial price of the pass and there is no limit to the number of trains you can travel on during the validity period.

Enjoy Japan!


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