The easiest way to discover all the wonders of japan

how to use your Japan Rail Pass

  • Order your Pass

  • Exchange your Pass

  • Enjoy your trip!

  • Order your Pass
  • Exchange your Pass
  • Enjoy your trip!
  • The JR Pass is intended for use by overseas tourists and can only be used by Japanese nationals under certain conditions. Read the full Japan Rail Pass eligibility requirements here.

    We will verify your eligibility when you place your order. Japanese nationals must verify their eligibility documentation with our sales office before they order.

    You can then order your Japan Rail Pass. Choose from 7, 14 or 21 day length Japan Rail Passes to suit your trip.

  • You will recieve an 'Exchange Order' that you validate and exchange upon arrival in Japan.

    Upon arrival in Japan, your order is validated and exchanged for your actual pass.

    This can be done at offices all over Japan. Check which locations are convenient for you.

  • The Japan Rail Pass can be used on trains, buses and ferries across the whole of Japan. Explore our map of the Japan Rail Pass to plan your trip.

    Full validity details can be found here

    Don't forget to check out the special deals available for Japan Rail Pass holders at JR Group hotels.

Working with Kintetsu International

Working with Kintetsu International

Kintetsu International is one of the largest Japanese tour operators. With offices in USA, Europe, Asia and Oceania it is a world leader in travel and tourism with operations throughout the world.

We work directly with Kintetsu International to provide the best value Japan Rail Passes.