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travelling with big children

5 months ago
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We will travelling with our 4 children aged 21, 19, 16 and 15 years.

Do you know if we should buy children or adult Japan Rail Pass.

13652 posts
5 months ago
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Hi there,

Children above the age of 11 are considered an adult and require a normal priced ticket or rail pass.

All the best,

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