questions & answers: using the japan rail pass

can jr east pass (tohoku area) be used to go to nagano?

Can JR East Pass (Tohoku Area) be used to go to Nagano?

Can JR East Pass (Tohoku Area) be used to go to Nagano?
On the route map, it can be used for Hokuriku Shinkansen but it ends at the sakudaira.

I am going to Zao and Akita so I have bought the Tohoku Area Pass.
Then I add Nagano to my plan.

Can I buy additional ticket at the jr office so that I can travel on Shinkansen Kagayaki from Ueno to Nagano?

driftaway
driftaway

Hi there,

This is correct, you can still travel on but would have to pay the difference in ticket price on board the train or when you arrive.

Hope this helps,
Daniel

72a8815842aa5db137c135807bd6bb11?s=50&d=mm
Daniel-san
Expert button 2

Solicita tu Japan Rail Pass online

A partir de $259.00 por 7 días de viaje en tren ilimitado dentro de Japón

Please note: We are only able to handle order related enquiries via our online direct support. Commercial advertising is prohibited as per our website terms