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Answered over 2 years ago

Hello! I'll be travelling to Japan from the U.S. in April. What is the official website in which to buy train tickets? For example, one trip I will be making is from Toyko to Gamagori.

Toraneko Toraneko, Lived in Japan

First, you have not given your full itinerary - a JR Pass might or might not save you money. If you don't travel enough, a JR Pass can be a waste of money also.You can buy the JR Pass (assuming you'd save with one) from nearly any big travel agency that sells tickets to Japan, or there are other ...

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Answered over 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...