JR Kyushu Rail Pass

The Japan Rail Kyushu Rail Pass covers the island of Kyushu in West Japan.

Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
03 Day Economy AUD $186 AUD $93
03 Day Northern Kyushu Economy AUD $105 AUD $52
03 Day Southern Kyushu Economy AUD $86 AUD $43
05 Day Economy AUD $223 AUD $111
05 Day Northern Kyushu Economy AUD $124 AUD $62

Purchase a Regional JR Pass

Kyushu Pass Destination: Fukuoka, Beppu, Mt. Aso, Kumamoto, Miyazaki, Saga, Kagoshima, Nagasaki, Oita and other places in Kyushu area

The Kyushu Island Rail pass is ideal for travelling to places like Nagasaki, Suizenji Park, Kagoshima and Obi Castle.
It also includes travel on the Kyushu Shinkansen and limited express trains, but excluding the Sanyo Shinkansen (Fukuoka - Osaka, Operated by JR West). The Northern Kyushu version of the pass is not valid south of Oita and Kumamoto (The Northern Kyushu version will become valid on trains between Kumamoto and Misumi).

  • Available for a 3 or 5 consecutive day period
  • This pass offers Economy (2nd class) travel only.
Seat reservations can be made for free.
From April 2015, a maximum number of free seat reservations will be introduced as follows:
(Both Northern Kyushu & Kyushu Rail Pass)
  • Up to 10 free seat reservations can be made with the 3-day pass
  • Up to 16 free seat reservations can be made with the 5-day pass

Note: Non-Japanese citizens who are visiting Japan for the purpose of sightseeing and traveling on a short-stay visa.

  1. You must hold a passport issued by a country other than Japan.
  2. You must reside outside Japan and are visiting Japan on a short-stay visa.

*Australian Residents travelling on a Japanese Passport are not allowed to purchase JR Kyushu Pass.

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)