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Activating multiple regional passes

littlehamsterz
littlehamsterz
3 months ago
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Hi, I am considering buying a JR West All Area Pass, which has a 7 day validity, but it won't cover everywhere I need to go. If I buy an additional regional JR. Pass to cover my other travels but the dates of active passes overlaps, will I be able to use the other pass?

Ex: traveling within JT All Area Pass regions for 5 days and on the 6th day (while that pass is still active) I need to travel to a new region covered by a different regional pass.

I know for the countrywide JR pass that you cannot have two active at the same time. I'm just not sure about the regional passes.

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Daniel-san
18836 posts
3 months ago
Expert

Hi there,

You can buy more than 1 pass, but they are not allowed to overlap. I believe this is to prevent misuse. This also applies to regional passes. They are linked to your passport number, so JR can easily check.

Kind regards,
Daniel


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