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use takayama hokuriku on thunderbird

Use Takayama Hokuriku on Thunderbird

Will be travelling from Osaka to Kanazawa and looks like the Thunderbird train is the fastest one. If I am holding the Takayama Hokuriku railpass, do I need to pay for reserve seat ? Thinking of getting a reserve seat because it is quite a long journey and just to make sure will get a seat. Thank you


Hi there,

Takayama Hokuriku railpass allows for up to 4 free reservations, so could use on of these for the Thunderbird.

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