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Tokaido Shinkansen Bullet Train Discount Ticket

Partners Information: The Tokaido Shinkansen is the main bullet train line that shuttles people between Tokyo, Nagoya and Kyoto/Shin-Osaka. They run at speeds of 285km and…...
September 30, 2019 | Latest News | Special Offers | Transportation

Tohoku Highway Bus Ticket

Partners Information: The Tohoku Highway Bus Ticket provides unlimited travel on selected highway bus and local bus services across 6 prefectures including, Aomori, Akita, Iwate, Yamagata, Miyagi,…...
September 4, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

FLEX Round Trip Shinkansen Ticket from Tokyo

Partners Information: The FLEX Rail-ticket includes a JR Shinkansen (bullet train) round-trip ticket from Tokyo to Kyoto or Mt Fuji and an experience coupon! The package…...
May 21, 2019 | Special Offers | Transportation

JR Takayama-Hokuriku Area Tourist Pass expanded

Partners Information: The JR Takayama-Hokuriku Area Tourist Pass is a pass that allows you to travel from Osaka/Nagoya to visit the World Heritage sites of Shirakawago…...
April 8, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation | Travel Passes

JR West Online Train Reservations Start

Partners Information: In January, we shared the news of the JR West Online Train Reservation System launching. We are pleased to share further details of…...
March 8, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

JR Alpine-Takayama-Matsumoto Area Tourist Pass 2019

Partners Information: Essential for enjoying the spectacular views of Tateyama Kurobe of the Japanese Alps, the JR Alpine-Takayama-Matsumoto Area Tourist Pass is on sale again…...
February 27, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

JR West Online Train Reservations to launch

Partners Information: West Japan Railway Company (JR West) will launch a service allowing overseas tourists to purchase JR Tickets online before their arrival, including tickets…...
January 8, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

ANA to begin direct flights between Tokyo and Perth

Partners Information: All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest and 5-star airline for six consecutive years will begin offering direct daily services between Tokyo and Perth,…...
January 8, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

Shoryudo 3-day Bus Pass relaunched

Partners Information: The 3-day Shoryudo Bus Pass (Matsumoto, Magome, Komagane Course) has been relaunched. The ticket gives the user unlimited travel on highway buses and…...
October 25, 2018 | Latest News | Special Offers | Transportation

Joyful Trains can now be reserved online

Partners Information: East Japan Railway Company (JR East) has added 13 new ‘Joyful Train’ services to their JR-East Train Reservation online seat reservations service to…...
October 25, 2018 | Latest News | Transportation

Kansai Airport Terminal 1 Resumes Operation

Kansai Airport has resumed partial operation of Terminal 1 and runway A from Friday 14 September. Service start From 12am Friday, 14 September Area Terminal 1…...
September 14, 2018 | Latest News | Transportation

Kansai Airport to Koyasan Non-stop Limousine Bus Service

Partners Information: Direct access from Kansai International Airport (KIX) to Koyasan in 105 minutes! The Limousine Bus provides easy and smooth access to Koyasan, registered as a UNESCO…...
August 29, 2018 | Latest News | Transportation

New AR Navigation App “PinnAR”

Partners Information: Telecom Square has launched “PinnAR”, an AR navigation application that will guide users to their destination. Available in 4 languages, the app can…...
August 10, 2018 | Latest News | Transportation