JR West Rail Pass

Explore the Kansai area of Japan with the Japan Rail West Pass Kansai.

 

Purchase a Regional JR Pass

We offer FREE postage, however if you wish to collect instore or purchase instore a $10 per booking fee will apply at all branches.

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

  • JR West Passes include FREE rental bicycle (until 31 Mar 2020)
    * Available only at participating stores
    * Limited stock available (first come, first served basis)
    * Children age 11 or younger cannot use the service
  • FREE rental bicycle available with:
    * Kansai Area Pass
    * Kansai Wide Area Pass
    * San'in Okayama Area Pass
    * Kansai Hokuriku Area Pass
    * Kansai Hiroshima Area Pass
    * Hiroshima Yamaguchi Area Pass
    * Sanyo San'in Area Pass
    (Not applicable on "Hokuriku Area Pass")

Kansai Area Pass

Unlimited travel on the Kansai-Airport Express " Haruka " and local trains with non-reserved seats in the Kansai area ( Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe, Nara, Himeji and ... ).


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  • Available for 1 to 4 consecutive days travel.
  • This pass offers Economy (2nd class) travel only.
  • A Visitor may purchase Kansai Area Pass ONLY ONCE per visit.
  • Not Valid on Bullet Trains " Shinkansen "
Kansai Area Pass
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
01 Day Economy AUD $37 AUD $18
02 Day Economy AUD $74 AUD $37
03 Day Economy AUD $90 AUD $45
04 Day Economy AUD $106 AUD $53

Kansai WIDE Area Pass

Unlimited travel on the Sanyo Shinkansen ( incl. Nozomi and Mizuho, Shin-Osaka ⇔ Okayama), Limited Express and local trains in the area with non-reserved seats from Kansai Airport to Osaka, Kyoto Kobe, Nara, Himeji, Okayama, Wakayama, Kinosaki-Onsen, Shiga and Tsuruga, Takamaatsu and Iga-Ueno.


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  • Available for 5 consecutive days travel.
  • This pass offers Economy (2nd class) travel only.
  • A Visitor may purchase Kansai WIDE Area Pass ONLY ONCE per visit.
  • Not Valid on " Tokaido Shinkansen " ( Shin-Osaka ⇔ Tokyo ), " Sanyo Shinkansen " ( Okayama ⇔ Hakata )
Kansai Wide Area Pass
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
05 Day Economy AUD $148 AUD $74

San'in Okayama Area Pass

Unlimited travel on the Limited Express, Rapid services and local trains in the San'in and Okayama pass areas.


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  • Not valid on Bullet train " Sanyo-Shinkansen " ( Shin-Osaka ⇔ Hakata )
  • Valid trains :
    Non-reserved seats on Express Trains " YAKUMO, SUPER HAKUTO(Incl. Kamigori ⇔ Chizu) etc."
    Rapid services, and local trains on JR-West Conventional lines.
  • Offers superb convenience and value for travellers also visiting the Kansai area when used in conjunction with a Kansai WIDE Area Pass.
San'in Okayama Area Pass
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
04 Day Economy AUD $73 AUD $36

Kansai Hokuriku Area Pass

Unlimited travel on the Sanyo Shinkansen ( Incl. Nozomi and Mizuho, Shin-Osaka ⇔ Okayama ), Hokuriku Shinkansen ( Kanazawa ⇔ Joetsu-Myoko ), Limited Express and local trains in the area with non-reserved seats.


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  • Valid on :
    Non-reserved seats " Sanyo Shinkansen " ( Shin-Osaka ⇔ Okayama ),
    " Hokuriku Shinkansen " ( Kanazawa ⇔ Joetsu-Myoko ).
    Special Rapid Services, Rapid Services, and Local trains on JR-WEST Conventional lines.
  • Not Valid on :
    " Hokuriku Shinkansen " ( Joetsu-Myoko ⇔ Tokyo )
    " Tokaido Shinkansen " ( Shin-Osaka ⇔ Tokyo )
    " Sanyo Shinkansen " ( Okayama ⇔ Hakata )
Kansai Hokuriku Area Pass
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
07 Day Economy AUD $246 AUD $123

Other Pass

Hokuriku
Area


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Kansai - Hiroshima
Area


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Hiroshima - Yamaguchi
Area


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Sanyo - San'in
Area


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Hokuriku Area Pass
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
04 Day Economy AUD $82 AUD $40
Kansai-Hiroshima Area Pass
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
05 Day Economy AUD $220 AUD $110
Hiroshima Yamaguchi Area Pass
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
05 Day Economy AUD $180 AUD $90
Sanyo-San'in Area Pass
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
07 Day Economy AUD $312 AUD $156

Osaka - Tokyo Hokuriku Arch Pass

Unlimited use of ordinary car reserved seat on Hokuriku Shinkansen ( Tokyo to Kanazawa ), Limited Express, and local trains ( incl. Rapid service, non-reserved seat on " HARUKA " ) and Tokyo Monorail lines within the free usage area.


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  • Available for 7 consecutive days travel.
  • Can be use IR Ishikawa Railway between Kanazawa and Tsubata to access the JR Nanao Line, Ainokaze Toyama Railway between Toyama and Takaoka
  • Not Valid on " Tokaido Shinkansen " and " Sanyo Shinkansen "
Osaka Tokyo Hokuriku Arch Area
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
07 Day Economy AUD $394 AUD $197

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.
  • 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)