ALL AREA KYUSHU PASS


All Area Kyushu Pass

3DAYS

5DAYS

Kyushu (九州) is the third largest island and most south-westerly of Japan’s four main islands (Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, and Kyushu) .There are seven prefectures located there: Fukuoka, Kagoshima, Kumamoto, Miyazaki, Nagasaki, Oita, and Saga. Kyushu’s must visit spots are Mt.Aso, Kumamoto Castle, and Kyushu is blessed with many hot springs such as Beppu Onsen, Yufuin Onsen, Kurokawa Onsen, Kirishima Onsen, Ureshino Onsen, and Takeo Onsen. JR(Japan Rail) Kyushu offers 3 types of Rail pass which is All Area Kyushu Pass, North Kyushu Pass and South Kyushu Pass.
The All Kyushu Area pass is valid anywhere on the island includes Northern Kyushu area, Misumi, Hitoyoshi, Yoshimatsu, Kirishima, Ibusuki, Miyazaki, Kagoshima. This pass unlimited train travel on 3, or 5 consecutive days.

DELIVERY

  • Delivery to PO box is accepted.
  • Delivery and handling fee charge to be added (Courier Post NZ$10.00).
    (Please Note: You may expect some delay for Courier Post during the holiday seasons.)
  • JTB is not liable for lost or misplaced passes sent via Courier Post.

ELIGIBILITY

  • If you are a tourist visiting Japan from abroad for sightseeing:
    • You must be visiting Japan under the entry status of “Temporary visitor” according to Japan Immigration Law. When you enter Japan for sightseeing, entry personnel will stamp the passport as “Temporary visitor”. Only a person who has a passport bearing this stamp can use a JAPAN RAIL PASS. Please note that according to strict interpretation of the Japanese Immigration Law, “Temporary visitor” status differs even from other types of stays that are also for only short time periods.
  • If you are a Japanese national living in a foreign country:
    • You cannot use JR(Japan Rail) Kyushu Passes.
    • In a rare case when travellers have dual passports (Japanese & Other), unless your valid non Japanese passport is stamped with “Temporary Visitor”, issuance of JR Kyushu pass will be refused.

EXCHANGE

  • To exchange the voucher for the Pass you will need your passport.
  • JR(Japan Rail) Exchange Offices (Offices and service hours are subject to change or discontinuation without notice. ):
    • Hakata Station Travel Service Center, weekdays from 10AM to 8PM, weekends until 6PM. Ticket Office daily from 5:30AM to 11PM
    • Hakata Port International Terminal, JR Kyushu Beetle Counter, daily from 9AM to 6PM
    • Fukuoka International Airport Terminal 1F, Travel Information Center
      Kokura Station Travel Service Center, weekdays from 10AM to 7PM, weekends until 6PM
    • Mojiko Station Travel Service Center, daily from 10AM to 6PM
    • Kumamoto Station Travel Service Center, weekdays from 10AM to 7PM, weekends until 5:30PM
    • Saga Station Travel Service Center, weekdays from 10AM to 7PM, weekends until 5PM
    • Nagasaki Station Travel Service Center, weekdays from 10AM to 7PM, weekends until 5:30PM
    • Oita Station Travel Service Center, weekdays from 10AM to 7PM, weekends until 5PM
    • Beppu Station Travel Service Center, daily from 10AM to 6PM

VALIDITY

  • The valid period of a JR(Japan Rail) Kyushu pass is the consecutive 3 or 5 days beginning on the date the PASS is first used.
  • Within three months from the date the Exchange Order was issued, you must turn in your Exchange Order to obtain your JR Kyushu pass (for example, an Exchange Order issued on 15APR would have to be turned in by 14JUL). At that time, it is necessary to specify the date that you want to start using the Pass. It can be any date within three month from the date the Exchange Order was issued.
  • Once the PASS has a starting date written on it, the date cannot be changed.

CANCELLATION

  • Refund can only be made with the original JR(Japan Rail) Pass Exchange Order within one year of the date of issue.
  • After the pass is exchanged in Japan, the ticket is non refundable and non changeable.
  • Neither an Exchange Order nor a Japan Rail Pass can be reissued if lost or stolen.
  • 10% of the price will be charged as a refund handling fee.
  • Credit card surcharge and courier fee are non refundable.
  • Please read the general booking conditions carefully as they incorporate the basis upon which bookings are accepted by JTB New Zealand Ltd. (“JTB”)

JR NORTHERN KYUSHU AREA PASS


JR Kyushu (Northern Kyushu Area)

3DAY

5DAY

Kyushu (九州) is the third largest island and most south-westerly of Japan’s four main islands (Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, and Kyushu) .There are seven prefectures located there: Fukuoka, Kagoshima, Kumamoto, Miyazaki, Nagasaki, Oita, and Saga. Kyushu’s must visit spots are Mt.Aso, Kumamoto Castle, and Kyushu is blessed with many hot springs such as Beppu Onsen, Yufuin Onsen, Kurokawa Onsen, Kirishima Onsen, Ureshino Onsen, and Takeo Onsen. JR(Japan Rail) Kyushu offers 3 types of Rail pass which is All Area Kyushu Pass, North Kyushu Pass and South Kyushu Pass. The Northern Kyushu pass lets you explore the northern half only includes Shimonoseki, Mojiko, Kokura, Hakata, Yufuin, Beppu, Oita, Kumamoto, Aso, Saga, Nagasaki, Huis Ten Bosch, Sasebo.. This pass unlimited train travel on 3, or 5 consecutive days.

DELIVERY

  • Delivery to PO box is accepted.
  • Delivery and handling fee charge to be added (Courier Post NZ$10.00).
    (Please Note: You may expect some delay for Courier Post during the holiday seasons.)
  • JTB is not liable for lost or misplaced passes sent via Courier Post.

ELIGIBILITY

  • If you are a tourist visiting Japan from abroad for sightseeing:
    • You must be visiting Japan under the entry status of “Temporary visitor” according to Japan Immigration Law. When you enter Japan for sightseeing, entry personnel will stamp the passport as “Temporary visitor”. Only a person who has a passport bearing this stamp can use a JAPAN RAIL PASS. Please note that according to strict interpretation of the Japanese Immigration Law, “Temporary visitor” status differs even from other types of stays that are also for only short time periods.
  • If you are a Japanese national living in a foreign country:
    • You cannot use JR Kyushu Passes.
    • In a rare case when travellers have dual passports (Japanese & Other), unless your valid non Japanese passport is stamped with “Temporary Visitor”, issuance of JR Kyushu pass will be refused.

EXCHANGE

  • To exchange the voucher for the Pass you will need your passport.
  • JR(Japan Rail) Exchange Offices (Offices and service hours are subject to change or discontinuation without notice. ):
    • Hakata Station Travel Service Center, weekdays from 10AM to 8PM, weekends until 6PM. Ticket Office daily from 5:30AM to 11PM
    • Hakata Port International Terminal, JR Kyushu Beetle Counter, daily from 9AM to 6PM
    • Fukuoka International Airport Terminal 1F, Travel Information Center
      Kokura Station Travel Service Center, weekdays from 10AM to 7PM, weekends until 6PM
    • Mojiko Station Travel Service Center, daily from 10AM to 6PM
    • Kumamoto Station Travel Service Center, weekdays from 10AM to 7PM, weekends until 5:30PM
    • Saga Station Travel Service Center, weekdays from 10AM to 7PM, weekends until 5PM
    • Nagasaki Station Travel Service Center, weekdays from 10AM to 7PM, weekends until 5:30PM
    • Oita Station Travel Service Center, weekdays from 10AM to 7PM, weekends until 5PM
    • Beppu Station Travel Service Center, daily from 10AM to 6PM

VALIDITY

  • The North Kyushu pass is valid on all JR(Japan Rail) Kyushu lines above the line formed by Kumamoto, Aso and Bungo Taketa.
  • The pass is not valid on the Sanyo Shinkansen, sleeper trains or JR Kyushu buses.
  • The valid period of a JR Kyushu pass is the consecutive 3 or 5 days beginning on the date the PASS is first used.
  • Within three months from the date the Exchange Order was issued, you must turn in your Exchange Order to obtain your JR Kyushu pass (for example, an Exchange Order issued on 15APR would have to be turned in by 14JUL). At that time, it is necessary to specify the date that you want to start using the Pass. It can be any date within three month from the date the Exchange Order was issued.
  • Once the PASS has a starting date written on it, the date cannot be changed.

CANCELLATION

  • Refund can only be made with the original JR(Japan Rail) Pass Exchange Order within one year of the date of issue.
  • After the pass is exchanged in Japan, the ticket is non refundable and non changeable.
  • Neither an Exchange Order nor a Japan Rail Pass can be reissued if lost or stolen.
  • 10% of the price will be charged as a refund handling fee.
  • Credit card surcharge and courier fee are non refundable.
  • Please read the general booking conditions carefully as they incorporate the basis upon which bookings are accepted by JTB New Zealand Ltd. (“JTB”)

JR SOUTHERN KYUSHU AREA PASS


JR Kyushu (Southern Kyushu Area)

3 DAYS

Kyushu (九州) is the third largest island and most south-westerly of Japan’s four main islands (Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, and Kyushu) .There are seven prefectures located there: Fukuoka, Kagoshima, Kumamoto, Miyazaki, Nagasaki, Oita, and Saga. Kyushu’s must visit spots are Mt.Aso, Kumamoto Castle, and Kyushu is blessed with many hot springs such as Beppu Onsen, Yufuin Onsen, Kurokawa Onsen, Kirishima Onsen, Ureshino Onsen, and Takeo Onsen. JR(Japan Rail) Kyushu offers 3 types of Rail pass which is All Area Kyushu Pass, North Kyushu Pass and South Kyushu Pass. JR Southern Kyushu Area Pass includes shinkansen rides betweeen Kumamoto and Kagoshima-chuo (Mizuho, Sakura, Tsubame), local trains and limited express trains within the designated covered area. This pass unlimited train travel on 3 consecutive days.

DELIVERY

  • Delivery to PO box is accepted.
  • Delivery and handling fee charge to be added (Courier Post NZ$10.00).
    (Please Note: You may expect some delay for Courier Post during the holiday seasons.)
  • JTB is not liable for lost or misplaced passes sent via Courier Post.

ELIGIBILITY

  • If you are a tourist visiting Japan from abroad for sightseeing:
    • You must be visiting Japan under the entry status of “Temporary visitor” according to Japan Immigration Law. When you enter Japan for sightseeing, entry personnel will stamp the passport as “Temporary visitor”. Only a person who has a passport bearing this stamp can use a JAPAN RAIL PASS. Please note that according to strict interpretation of the Japanese Immigration Law, “Temporary visitor” status differs even from other types of stays that are also for only short time periods.
  • If you are a Japanese national living in a foreign country:
    • You cannot use JR Kyushu Passes.
    • In a rare case when travellers have dual passports (Japanese & Other), unless your valid non Japanese passport is stamped with “Temporary Visitor”, issuance of JR Kyushu pass will be refused.

EXCHANGE

  • The activation date of the pass, once the pass has been obtained, can no longer be changed.
  • The voucher is valid for 3 months after purchase.
  • You must present your passport in order to exchange a voucher for a pass.
  • Ticket offices where travelers are able to exchange their voucher:
    • Station: Kagoshima-chuo, Miyazaki, Miyazaki airport and Kumamoto
    • JR Kyushu Travel: Kagoshima

VALIDITY

    The applicable lines of JR Southern Kyushu Pass:

  • Reserved and non-reserved seats for all shinkansen (Mizuho, Sakura, Tsubame) within the designated covered area. Shinkansen rides are limited to the portion between Kumamoto and Kagoshima-chuo.
  • Reserved and non-reserved seats for all limited express trains within the designated covered area.
  • Local trains within the designated covered area.
  • Additional charge is required when using Green Car (superior class).
  • The pass cannot be used for JR Kyushu buses, B&S Miyazaki buses, the Cruise Train Seven stars in Kyushu and the ARU RESSHA (Sweet Train).
  • The pass is valid only within the JR Kyushu service area even though there maybe some lines in Kyushu operated by other companies.
  • Unavailability of seating due to full occupancy shall not be subject to refunds.

CANCELLATION

  • Refund can only be made with the original JR(Japan Rail) Pass Exchange Order within one year of the date of issue.
  • After the pass is exchanged in Japan, the ticket is non refundable and non changeable.
  • Neither an Exchange Order nor a Japan Rail Pass can be reissued if lost or stolen.
  • 10% of the price will be charged as a refund handling fee.
  • Credit card surcharge and courier fee are non refundable.
  • Please read the general booking conditions carefully as they incorporate the basis upon which bookings are accepted by JTB New Zealand Ltd. (“JTB”)