questions & answers: using the japan rail pass

kyoto to matsumoto to nagoya

Kyoto to Matsumoto to Nagoya

Hi! Is there anyway of doing this journey in a day using a japan rail pass? I can only see a Nozomi train that goes on this route.

Many thanks. Anna


Hi there,

This route is very possible. There are always alternatives to the Nozomi that are valid with the JR Pass. Here's a sample itinerary:

you can learn more about how to use Hyperdia with a Japan Rail Pass here.

Hope this helps!

Expert button 2

Order your Japan Rail Pass Online

Starting from $262.00 for 7 days of unlimited Japan Rail travel

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.