Ticket Deals and Passes

HARUKA One-way TicketHARUKA One-way Ticket

Prices

Service section Adult Child
Kansai-airport Tennoji * Click here to view participating departure/arrival stations. 1,200 YEN 600 YEN
Shin-Osaka * Click here to view participating departure/arrival stations. 1,600 YEN 800 YEN
Kyoto * Click here to view participating departure/arrival stations. 1,800 YEN 900 YEN
Kobe * Click here to view participating departure/arrival stations. 1,700 YEN 850 YEN
Nara 1,600 YEN 800 YEN

Train Accommodations

  •  HARUKA One-way Ticket is usable.
  •  Additional separate tickets are required

* When additional tickets are required, obtain the tickets at a JR-WEST station before boarding.

Train
Kansai-Airport
Express "HARUKA"
Limited Express
Trains excluding
Kansai-Airport Express
"HARUKA"
Special Rapid Services/
Rapid Services/
Local Services in the
valid area
Type First Class
(Green) Car
 *1  *1  *3
Ordinary Car
(Reserved
Seating)
  *2  *4
Ordinary Car
(Non-reserved
Seating)
  *2  *5
  • * 1 First Class (Green) Tickets and separate Express Tickets are required.
  • * 2 Separate Express Tickets are required.
  • * 3 Separate First Class (Green) Tickets for Local Services are required.
  • * 4 Separate Reserved Seat Tickets are required.
  • * 5 Separate charges will apply if using carriages / trains that require numbered or liner tickets.
    Separate charges apply when reserving and using the Special Rapid "A Seat" paid seating service.

SANYO-SHINKANSEN One-way TicketSANYO-SHINKANSEN One-way Ticket

Prices

Service section Adult Child
Shin-Osaka
* Click here to view participating departure/arrival stations.
Okayama,Kurashiki 5,000 YEN 2,500 YEN
Fukuyama,Onomichi 6,500 YEN 3,250 YEN
Hiroshima * Click here to view participating departure/arrival stations. 7,500 YEN 3,750 YEN
Shin-Yamaguchi 9,000 YEN 4,500 YEN
Kokura,Hakata 10,500 YEN 5,250 YEN
Kokura,Hakata Okayama,Kurashiki 8,500 YEN 4,250 YEN
Fukuyama,Onomichi 8,000 YEN 4,000 YEN
Kokura Hiroshima * Click here to view participating departure/arrival stations. 5,000 YEN 2,500 YEN
Shin-Yamaguchi 2,500 YEN 1,250 YEN
Hakata Hiroshima * Click here to view participating departure/arrival stations. 6,000 YEN 3,000 YEN
Shin-Yamaguchi 3,500 YEN 1,750 YEN

Train Accommodations

  •  SANYO-SHINKANSEN One-way Ticket is usable.
  •  Additional separate tickets are required

* When additional tickets are required, obtain the tickets at a JR-WEST station before boarding.

Train
Bullet Train "SANYO
SHINKANSEN" in the
valid area * Including
"Hello Kitty Shinkansen"
Limited Express /
Express Trains in
valid area
Special Rapid Services/
Rapid Services/
Local Services in the
valid area
Type First Class
(Green) Car
 *1  *1  *3
Private room - - -
Ordinary Car
(Reserved
Seating)
  *2  *4
Ordinary Car
(Non-reserved
Seating)
  *2  *5
  • * 1 First Class (Green) Tickets and separate Express Tickets are required.
  • * 2 Separate Express Tickets are required.
  • * 3 Separate First Class (Green) Tickets for Local Services are required.
  • * 4 Separate Reserved Seat Tickets are required.
  • * 5 Separate charges will apply if using carriages / trains that require numbered or liner tickets.
    Separate charges apply when reserving and using the Special Rapid "A Seat" paid seating service.

THUNDERBIRD One-way TicketTHUNDERBIRD One-way Ticket

Prices

Service section Adult Child
OSAKA
* Click here to view participating departure/arrival stations.
Fukui 5,000 YEN 2,500 YEN
Kanazawa 6,000 YEN 3,000 YEN
Toyama 7,000 YEN 3,500 YEN
KYOTO
* Click here to view participating departure/arrival stations.
Fukui 4,200 YEN 2,100 YEN
Kanazawa 5,500 YEN 2,750 YEN
Toyama 6,500 YEN 3,250 YEN

Train Accommodations

  •  THUNDERBIRD One-way Ticket is usable.
  •  Additional separate tickets are required

* When additional tickets are required, obtain the tickets at a JR-WEST station before boarding.

Train
Limited
Express
"THUNDERBIRD"
Bullet Train
"HOKURIKU
SHINKANSEN" in
the valid area
(Kanazawa⇔Toyama)
Limited Express
Trains excluding
"THUNDERBIRD"
Special Rapid
Services/
Rapid Services/
Local Services
in the valid area
Type GranClass -  *1 - -
First Class
(Green) Car
 *2  *2  *2  *4
Ordinary Car
(Reserved
Seating)
   *3  *5
Ordinary Car
(Non-reserved
Seating)
   *3  *6
  • * 1 Separate GranClass Tickets are required.
  • * 2 First Class (Green) Tickets and separate Express Tickets are required.
  • * 3 Separate Express Tickets are required.
  • * 4 Separate First Class (Green) Tickets for Local Services are required.
  • * 5 Separate Reserved Seat Tickets are required.
  • * 6 Separate charges will apply if using carriages / trains that require numbered or liner tickets.
    Separate charges apply when reserving and using the Special Rapid "A Seat" paid seating service.

Eligibility

Temporary visitor's visa

"Discounted One-way Ticket" user must be holding a passport issued by a foreign government.

※外国での永住権を持っているお客様を含め、日本国籍のお客様は使用できません。

"Discounted One-way Ticket" user must be entering in Japan as a "短期滞在(Temporary Visitor)".

* "短期滞在(Temporary Visitor)" is a status of residence defined under Japanese immigration law.

Individual customers are not allowed to purchase or exchange more than one of the same ticket for the same use period.

Purchasing a "Discounted One-way Ticket"

* Available from select overseas travel agencies.

Purchase an exchange order (E-TICKET) at an overseas travel agency.

  • Step 1. Purchase an exchange order at sales locations outside Japan.
    • * Once issued, the E-TICKET must be exchanged within 3 months.
  • Step 2. Exchange the E-TICKET for a "Discounted One-way Ticket" at an exchange location in Japan.
    • * E-TICKET exchange locations: Click here for details
    • * Receiving an E-TICKET: Click here for details
    • * An E-TICKET that has not been exchanged can be refunded at the overseas travel agency where the pass was originally purchased. (*A separate handling fee will be applied.)

* The "Discounted One-way Ticket" is not available for purchase within Japan.

Availability and Use

  • · The "Discounted One-way Ticket" is available and usable all year around.
  • · The "Discounted One-way Ticket" can be purchased up to 1 month in advance of the first day of use.

Reserving a Seat

· Reserved seating tickets are available from ticket vending machine or station ticket offices.

* Click here for information on reserving reserved seat tickets from a ticket vending machine.

Changes

  • · Changing the validity period start date is allowed only once.
  • · The ticket cannot be changed for a different ticket type. The ticket must instead be refunded, and the desired ticket purchased separately.
  • · Changing the departure or arrival station within a section is allowed only once for unused tickets within the validity period.
  • · Changing trains is allowed only once before the departure of the designated train, and only if tickets for the train being changed to are available within the validity period.

Refunds

  • · Refunds are accepted only at the "Discounted One-way Ticket" exchange location.

    * Click here for information on refund locations for refunds due to non-availability of services, delays, or other circumstances.

  • · The sales price minus a handling fee will be refunded.

    * Handling fee

    • · If no reserved seating ticket has been issued:

      560 YEN

    • · If a reserved seating ticket has been issued:

      Up to 2 days before departure: 560 YEN
      Between day before departure and time of departure:
      30% of original undiscounted ticket (based on original ticket purchase date) + 220 YEN
      * Minimum handling fee: 560 YEN

    • · A handling fee equivalent to the Limited express ticket for each train will be applied to a reserved seating ticket after departure time.
      * A SANYO-SHINKANSEN One-way Ticket counts toward only one train even if a train transfer is required.
  • * Refunds cannot be provided if the "Discounted One-way Ticket" has been used or the validity period has ended.
  • * A refund of an unexchanged E-TICKET is available from the overseas travel agency where the ticket was purchased.
    Please note that an additional handling fee will apply.

Related information

  • · The "Discounted One-way Ticket" is only valid for the "Discounted One-way Ticket" holder.
  • · Presentation of a passport (of the person using the "Discounted One-way Ticket") is required to exchange an E-TICKET.
    * No more than one E-TICKET can be exchanged per passport.
  • · A passport is required when using a "Discounted One-way Ticket" and must be presented to the JR staff upon request.
  • · The "Discounted One-way Ticket" will not be reissued even if lost or stolen.
  • · The conditions of use for the "Discounted One-way Ticket" are stipulated by the JR-WEST carriage conditions and the laws of Japan.
  • · Conditions of use for an exchange order are stipulated by regulations and contracts of issuing companies.
  • · If any discrepancies arise between the foreign language and Japanese versions of the carriage conditions, the Japanese version has precedence.
  • · The information displayed (including prices) is current as of April 1, 2021, and is subject to change.
link

Ticket Deals and Passes