Back to Using the Japan Rail Pass

please look at my initial plan to go around japan with JR pass

ik78
ik78
almost 2 years ago
1 response

Hello daniel i'm wondering if JR pass can be used to the places/cities I would like to go in mid march. Flight would be return to tokyo narita. Travel is 10 days. Like to visit tokyo, osaka, kyoto, mt. Fuji (would i be able to go via kawaguchi n return to tokyo via hakone? But i dont really want to take the cable car but okay with shinkansen, fujikyu rail or buses), nara, gala yuzawa, kobe(if have time), would you recommend any other cities please? We like scenic view and maybe no theme parks because my children only 5 n 6yrs old that would be too young to wait long queue at Disney.

Thank you for your help n info.

Cheers,
Ina

72a8815842aa5db137c135807bd6bb11?s=50&d=mm
Daniel-san
12232 posts
almost 2 years ago
Expert button 2

Hi Ina,

The JR Pass can be used to access Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, Hakone, Kobe, Nara, Gala-Yuzawa and pretty much any other city in Japan.

Fuji is a bit more complicated as there are many types of transport and different areas around Fuji to visit. We have a detailed post here.

You may also find this Family trip itinerary useful for ideas on where to take everyone.

Hope this helps,
Daniel


Looking for more information? Search the forum

Instant Quote

Starting from $259.00 for 7 days of unlimited Japan Rail travel

Can’t find the answer?

Learn from over 10941 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.


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