Order Your JRPass
Back to Regional Passes

Which JR Pass should I get

ilovejapansomuch
ilovejapansomuch
6 months ago
1 response

Hello, visiting Japan in May 2024.

We're landing in Narita and are planning to visit Kyoto, Osaka, Hiroshima & Hokkaido.

Is the full JR Pass the only option or is there a cheaper alternative with regional passes?

Thanks!

avatar
Daniel-san
18835 posts
6 months ago
Expert

Hi there,

It depends on how many days you'll be traveling, but I think you could look at either a 14 or 21 day Japan Rail Pass. Travel to Hiroshima and Hokkaido is especially costly without a pass. You're going all across the country, so the JR Pass is the only option in terms of passes.

The only alternative would be looking at flights.

Kind regards,
Daniel


Looking for more information? Search the forum

Select Category

Instant Quote

Starting from $336.00 for 7 days of unlimited Japan Rail travel

Can’t find the answer?

Learn from over 17442 questions about the Japan Rail Pass, or ask our Japan Rail travel experts

Ask Question

Get pocket Wifi in Japan

Get pocket Wifi in Japan

Visit us on Facebook

Get inspired for your visit to Japan by following us on Instagram and don't forget your own shots once you are there.


Find out where to buy the japan rail pass online.

Order your JRPass Now!

We have special prices for children and great first class options. See all tickets or see our range of Regional Passes