Discount Passes for Foreign Passport Holders

Whether you are visiting Japan as a tourist or living here long-term, if you have a foreign passport, you can take advantage of these passes!

JR EAST Welcome Rail Pass 2020

Unlimited travel in the TOKYO, TOHOKU, NAGANO, and NIIGATA areas for 3 consecutive days

JR TOKYO Wide Pass

Unlimited travel in the TOKYO, MT. FUJI, GALA YUZAWA, and KARUIZAWA areas for 3 consecutive days

Go experience East Japan and Kyushu!

Discount Passes for Foreign Travelers to Japan

The following passes are only available to foreigners visiting Japan on a Temporary Visitor Visa.


(Tohoku Area)


(Nagano, Niigata Area)

Hokuriku Arch Pass

Japan’s Iconic Bullet Train

The exceptional Shinkansen boasts not only speed and reliability, but also high-tech comfort across its train coaches. Experience authentic Japanese motifs and omotenashi (Japanese hospitality) aboard.


JR EAST Travel Service Center – Your One-Stop Travel Assistant

JR EAST Travel Service Centers are travel assistance facilities that provide sightseeing information in different languages such as English, Chinese, and Korean, as well as rail pass sales and exchange.

Worry-Free Travel

Travel with peace of mind with JR EAST’s safety and sanitary measures


Styling the new

JR EAST’s initiative for the new style of traveling under the new normal
Enjoy workation, cashless shopping, and more!