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Does the cost of the pass include travel on the Tokyo and Kyoto metros?


Harvey Curtis


Hello Harvey Curtis,

The JR Pass does not cover the metro/subway systems. However you can use the JR Network in Tokyo and for a limit extent in Kyoto. In Tokyo most places can be visited using the JR.

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Hope this helps,

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