Japan Rail Pass

Japan Rail Pass

Important Notice!

Due to the COVID-19, our office is currently closed and our sales of JR pass is limited until further notice.
Thank you for your kind understanding and we hope to see you again.

What is Japan Rail Pass?

The Japan Rail Pass is a special unlimited great value train pass for only temporary visitors sightseeing purposes only from foreign countries in Japan.

Eligibility for use:

  1. Non-Japanese passport holders visiting Japan from abroad for sightseeing, under the entry status of "Temporary Visitor".
  2. Japanese passport holders who have been legally residing in the country for 10 consecutive years or more (click here for the detail in Japanese).

Validity period:

The consecutive 7, 14, or 21 days period beginning on the date the pass is first used. Once a starting date has been assigned to the pass, it cannot be changed.
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Cancellation charge:

10%+ GBP30.00 per pass within 3 month of issued date.


Debit card charges: No surcharges,
Credit card charges: Visa, Master and Amex: No Surcharges

Collection and Delivery:

Collect at our office (by appointment only 9am-6pm): RECOMMENDED!!
Our office is 5 minutes walk from Monument tube station, our staff are very happy to help with your Japan travel plans and collect free Japan maps, guide books etc.

Delivery your address by Royal Mail 1st class or Special delivery

Postage fee:
Royal Mail 1st class within UK: £0.00
Special delivery within UK: £7.00
(Next day guarantee, signature required, and tracking number provided) We can send the JR Passes to Japan even after the departure. You may receive the JR Pass by International courier services or collect at ALTOUR Japan offices in Tokyo and Osaka.