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Answered almost 3 years ago

We will be traveling to Japan with our 4-yr old son. Do we get both JR Pass and Suica cards? For JR Pass, 7-day or14-day pass? If we get JRP, should we get one for our son too if we want reserved seats in Shinkansen?

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

JR pass covers all transportation fee for JR trains, but it does not cover subways operated by Tokyo Metro, Toei, and other train lines such as Tokyu Toyoko Line, Tokyu Denentoshi Line, etc. Suica card is a chargeable IC card allows you to get in the gate just by touching the card. It is very con...