With 12,400 miles of tracks you can rail almost anywhere in Japan.
The JAPAN RAIL PASS is not valid for any seats, reserved or non-reserved, on "NOZOMI" trains on the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen lines & the "MIZUHO" trains. Please note, there are alternative bullet trains running frequently on these lines.
NEW - Hokuriku Shinkansen
PLEASE NOTE THAT JAPAN RAIL PASSES MUST BE VALIDATED WITHIN 3 MONTHS FROM DATE OF PURCHASE
Please enter your names as per your Passport (including your
Japan National Pass exchange office list.
Japanese Nationals wishing to purchase a Japan National Rail Pass must check and fill out the applicable PDF forms on our conditions page.
Note: Japan Rail passes will be shipped by toll courier the next business day if ordered and paid for by 1pm AEST. Please allow 2 business days for delivery within Australia.
Click on a price below to book! (use the drop down
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Prices are updated weekly and are subject to change without prior notice.
Japan Passes can NOT be used by residents of Japan. To be eligible to purchase a Japan Rail Pass you must be a foreign tourist visiting Japan from abroad, under the entry status of "temporary visitor".
Seat reservations can be made locally free of charge.