October 30, 2020
When Can I Order The Japan Rail Pass
The Japan Rail Pass is a physical ticket, so it is important to order your JR Pass on time, here’s what you need to know.
October 8, 2020
Guide To Ekiben: The Best Bento Box For On The Train
In most countries, the food you get on trains isn’t great, but in Japan it’s amazing. Welcome to Ekiben - the world’s most delicious lunch boxes.
September 22, 2020
Riding The Tokyo Monorail With The Japan Rail Pass
The Tokyo Monorail is included in the Japan Rail Pass. Find out how to ride the Tokyo Monorail, station information and timetable details.
September 17, 2020
Activating The Jr Pass At Hakata Station.
Learn how to activate the Japan Rail Pass, Kyushu Rail passes, reserve tickets and book seats at Hakata station.
September 9, 2020
What Is The Hikari Shinkansen Train?
The Hikari Shinkansen is the train that brings JR Pass users between Tokyo and Shin-Osaka, and stops include important station Nagoya, Shizuoka and Kyoto!
September 8, 2020
Activating The Jr Pass At Tokyo Station
Learn where to activate the JR Pass at Tokyo there, opening hours, how to book tickets, seat reservations and more travel tips.
September 4, 2020
Popular Local Passes For Japan Train Travel
Learn why the Hakone Free Pass and other local passes make train travel in Japan cheaper and easier, and why they are the perfect companion to the JR Pass.
September 1, 2020
Sapporo Station: How To Activate The Jr Pass
Learn how to activate the Japan Rail Pass at Sapporo station, where to go, opening hours and where to reserve tickets.
August 27, 2020
Activating The Jr Pass At Haneda Airport
Learn how to activate the JR Pass at Haneda airport, where to exchange the JR Pass, find the JR Ticketing office and how to travel into Tokyo.
August 26, 2020
When Should I Activate The Japan Rail Pass?
One of the questions we get asked the post is: When should I activate my JR Pass? Today we dive into this question and explain what to keep in mind.