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Middle name missing hyphen

over 1 year ago
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I just purchased a JR pass and realized that my middle name is missing a hyphen. Will this be a problem, as my middle name on my passport contains a hyphen? All of the names (first, middle, and last) are otherwise spelled correctly.

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over 1 year ago
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Hi there,

This won't be a problem. The JR Pass is valid both with special letters and standardised letters.

Kind regards,

2 posts
over 1 year ago

Thank you very much!

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