Useful Tickets and Passes
Nationwide Rail Pass: “Japan Rail Pass”
* If you plan to travel a long
distance in Japan. you can save money by using Japan Rail
Pass. This pass can be purchased outside Japan.
Unlimited travel on almost all JR
trains nationwide, including bullet trains, limited express trains, local
trains, some JR buses and the JR ferry to Miyajima.
7, 14 or 21 consecutive days
Not available to residents of Japan.
7 days 29,110 yen
14 days 46,390 yen
21 days 59,350 yen
*JR passes can be purchased at
"Midori-no-Madoguchi" ticket reservation counters at JR stations.
In and Around Tokyo
For moving around Tokyo, the following passes are
convenient; you don't have to go to the ticket vending machine each time you
take a train or bus. And it will be useful if you use them effectively in the
desigrtnated period of time.
One-day pass for subway, bus and JR train services in Tokyo. 1,590
yen: adult. 800 yen: child of 6-12 years old
One-day pass which allows you to travel by
JR in the city proper (23 wards of Tokyo )
750 yen: adult, 370 yen: child (6-12)
Toei Chikatetsu, Tokyo Metyro Ichinichi-ken (Subway One-day Pass)
one-day pass which offers you to travel by
subway in Tokyo. (valid for both Toei and Eidan subway lines)
1,000 yen: adult. 500 yen: child.
* Subway passes can be purchased at
ticket vending machines at subway stations.
JR East, “Odekake Pass” for
Tokyo and its vicinity
validity: one day,
Can be used on Saturdays, Sundays, holidays. and
29~May5, July 20~August 31, December 29~January 3.
for adults, \1,330 for children aged 12 or younger.
Expressway Buses to Mt. Fuji Region.
There are bus services to the Mt. Fuji region from Shinjuku Bus Terminal
at JR Shinjuku Station South Exit and JR Tokyo Bus Terminal at JR Tokyo
Station Yaesu Exit.)
Bus fare to Kawaguchiko Sta.(Mt. Fuji Region): 1,750 yen from Shinjuku
Bus Terminal and 1,800 yen from JR Tokyo Bus Terminal.
cf. 2,050 yen from Shinjuku to Yamanakako Terminal (Mount Fuji Region),
2,100 yen from Tokyo to Yamanakako.
*Click here for more info. on Shinjuku Bus Terminal.
*Click for expressway bus schedule at JR Tokyo Sta.
Shinjuku Bus Terminal (Busta) at the South exit of JRShinjuku Station.
At JR Shinjuku Station, follow the sign "Shin-minami Exit, "
or "Busta Shinjuku."