September 17, 2020
Activating The Jr Pass At Hakata Station.
Learn how to activate the Japan Rail Pass, Kyushu Rail passes, reserve tickets and book seats at Hakata station.
September 9, 2020
What Is The Hikari Shinkansen Train?
The Hikari Shinkansen is the train that brings JR Pass users between Tokyo and Shin-Osaka, and stops include important station Nagoya, Shizuoka and Kyoto!
September 8, 2020
Activating The Jr Pass At Tokyo Station
Learn where to activate the JR Pass at Tokyo there, opening hours, how to book tickets, seat reservations and more travel tips.
July 22, 2022
Popular Local Passes For Japan Train Travel
Learn why the Hakone Free Pass and other local passes make train travel in Japan cheaper and easier, and why they are the perfect companion to the JR Pass.
September 1, 2020
Sapporo Station: How To Activate The Jr Pass
Learn how to activate the Japan Rail Pass at Sapporo station, where to go, opening hours and where to reserve tickets.
August 27, 2020
Activating The Jr Pass At Haneda Airport
Learn how to activate the JR Pass at Haneda airport, where to exchange the JR Pass, find the JR Ticketing office and how to travel into Tokyo.
August 26, 2020
When Should I Activate The Japan Rail Pass?
One of the questions we get asked the post is: When should I activate my JR Pass? Today we dive into this question and explain what to keep in mind.
January 13, 2023
Jr Keihin Tohoku Line
The JR Keihin-Tohoku line (京浜東北線), is one of the most important railway lines crossing through Tokyo. The line runs from Yokohama station to Omiya stations.
May 12, 2020
Japan Rail Café By Jr East
JR East has opened the Japan Rail Café in Tokyo Station. Drop in to get tips for rail travel around Japan, meet new people from all over the world.
April 17, 2020
Fuji Excursion Limited Express Train: Direct Travel Between Shinjuku And Fuji
The Fuji Excursion Train train is a direct connection between Shinjuku, Tokyo and Fuji Kawaguchiko. Learn about the route, time table, JR Pass and more.