JAPAN RAIL PASS, a joint offering of the six companies comprising the Japan Railways Group (JR Group), is the most economical means of travelling throughout Japan by rail. There are some restrictions on use; for example, JAPAN RAIL PASS cannot be used for travel on NOZOMI and MIZUHO trains on the Tokaido, Sanyo, and Kyushu Shinkansen lines.
Important Note :
Prices for a JAPAN RAIL PASS Exchange Order .
The actual cost in local currency is calculated based on the Banker’s Selling Rate(BSR), etc.at the time the Exchange Order is issued. Note that the purchase exchange rate may differ from the exchange rate in effect when you actually visit Japan.
Children who are age 6 through 11 as of the date on which the exchange order is issued are eligible for child PASS prices.
(Prices are subject to change. The applicable price is the price valid on the date when an Exchange Order is issued.)
How to Purchase JR PASS
1. Foreign tourist visiting Japan from abroad for sight-seeing, under the entry status of “temporary visitor.”
2. Japanese national living in a foreign country,
3. Email/Fax in: PASSPORT (REMARKS: JR PASS/ DAY)
4. Japan Rail Coupon MUST collect in KL office OR by post.