JR East Pass

Travel throughout Tokyo & Eastern Japan with the JR East Pass.

Flex Nagano Niigata Area
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
05 Day Economy AUD $215 AUD $107
Flex Tohoku Area
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
05 Day Economy AUD $240 AUD $120

Purchase a Regional JR Pass

Nagano Niigata Area Destination : Narita / Haneda Airport to Tokyo, Nikko, Nagano, Niigata
Tohoku Area Destination : Narita / Haneda Airport to Tokyo, Nikko, Aomori, Sendai, Morioka, Akita

Unlimited travel on local, limited express and express trains including Shinkansen trains on the following rail company lines:
Nagano, Niigata AreaTohoku Area
JR East Lines, Izu Kyuko Line, Tokyo Monorail
Hokuetsu Express
Echigo TOKImeki Railway: Arai-Naoetsu
Aoimori Railway
Iwate Galaxy Railway (IGR)
Sendai Airport Transit
The following limited express trains that directly run between the JR East lines and Tobu Railway lines: the Nikko, the SPACIA Nikko, the Kinugawa, and the SPACIA Kinugawa.
The pass can be used for travel on local and rapid trains between Shimo-imaichi and Tobu-nikko/Kinugawa-onsen on Tobu Railway Lines. Between Kurihashi and Shimo-imaichi Stations, the pass may be used only on limited express trains that connect directly with Tobu Railway Lines.*

> Nagano, Niigata area Map

> Tohoku area Map

Note:

  • *The JR EAST PASS may be used for Tobu Railway Lines as long as either the departing or destination station is on a JR line.
  • The JR EAST PASS is not valid for the Tokaido Shinkansen as that is operated by a different rail company.
  • GALA Yuzawa Station is in operation only in winter and spring.
  • Special operating intervals and trains may be in service to meet the needs in the aftermath of the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami.
  • The JR EAST PASS is not valid for JR buses.
  • The JR East Pass can be used on the Narita Express for direct access from Narita Airport to Tokyo.
  • Australian Residents travelling on a Japanese Passport are not allowed to purchase JR East Pass.

Valid:
Flexible 5-day pass: you can use the pass on any 5 days within a 14-day period starting with the date of purchase or exchange in Japan. You do not have to determine your 5 travel dates at the time of purchase or exchange.

Important Notice

  • An Exchange Order must be presented in Japan within 3 months from the date of issue. This must be done at a JR Station that has a Japan Rail Pass Exchange Office.
  • An Exchange Order can be picked up the same day they are ordered online or issued immediately from your nearest branch during business hours.
    JR Pass pricing fluctuates depending on the status of the exchange rate. For more information please consult with a Travel Japan Consultant.
  • Australian Residents travelling on a Japanese Passport are not allowed to purchase JR East, West, Kyushu, Hokkaido, Central or Shikoku Rail Passes.
  • Baggage carried on board must be within 250 cm with a maximum length of 2 m.
    You can bring as much as two pieces weighing less than 30 kilograms. (However, items such as umbrellas and handbags are not counted)