Japan Rail Pass ( JR Pass )

Japan Rail Pass(JR Pass) - Japanese Train Ticket

The Japan Rail Passes ( JR Pass ) are the most convenient and economical way to travel around Japan. Travelling by train is the ideal way to see Japan. The trains are comfortable, clean and easy to ride so you can sit back, relax and enjoy Japan as you glide across the country. JR pass is a special train ticket that is available only to travellers visiting Japan from foreign countries for sight-seeing (temporary visitors).

  • JR Pass can be purchased outside Japan from an authorized provider.
  • Flexible Delivery – We offer delivery and pick-up options – the choice is yours!

The advantages of booking with JTB New Zealand:

JTB has been operating in New Zealand for over 50 years and in Japan for over 100 years. We are a popular and a very safe company with longstanding ties to Japan Rail and the Japanese tourism industry. We offer flexible delivery arrangements, great prices and we have knowledgeable and experienced staff to assist your needs.

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Regional Rail Pass


JR Hokkaido Pass, Japan Rail Pass

JR Hokkaido Pass: Japans northern most island is famous for fantastic snow holidays and pristine natural beauty. Secluded and sacred, its not to be missed.


JR West Pass - JR Kansai, JR San'In, JR Sanyo and JR Hokuriku, Japan Rail Pass

JR West Pass – JR Kansai Pass, JR San’In Pass, JR Sanyo Pass and JR Hokuriku Pass: Discover the hidden west coast of Japan and see a part of the country that’s been forgotten by tourists. Enjoy rich and authentic experiences with the locals.


JR Shikoku Pass, Japan Rail Pass

JR Shikoku Pass: This pass is valid on the island of Shikoku. Shikoku is home to many of Japans temples and shrines and offers the opportunity to enjoy a quieter, more traditional Japan


JR Kyushu Pass, Japan Rail Pass

JR Kyushu Pass: Japans southern main island is a mix of large cities and towns, including Fukuoka and Nagasaki, as well as stunning wilderness.


The Japan Rail Pass (also commonly called JR Pass) is a very cost effective rail pass for long distance train travel in Japan. It can be used by foreign tourists only, and offers unlimited use of JR trains for one, two or three weeks at a cost that residents of Japan can only dream of.

The Japan Rail Pass must be purchased before your arrival to Japan, because it is not available for sale inside Japan. The pass comes in two types: ordinary and green car. The latter is valid on green cars (first class cars) that offer more spacious seats than ordinary cars.


Travelling to Japan isn’t cheap as the transportation fee takes up a big parentage of the total expenses.
Because Japan’s land shape is long and thin, normal return ticket costs JPY 29,440 (Approx NZ$439) even if you travel from Tokyo to Osaka. And the JR Pass Ordinary for 7days only cost JPY 29,650(Approx NZ$443). — as of Jan 2020.

So it is better to purchase a rail pass to travel around Japan.

Information source: japan-guide.com