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Do I need a Japan Rail Pass during the Rugby World Cup 2019 ?

Trains in Japan

rugby world cup 2019 and japan rail pass

Rugby Wold Cup with a Japan Rail Pass
The Japan Rail Pass gives you access to the JR network nationwide during 7 days ( or 14 or 21) and is a lot cheaper than buying individual train tickets.



Indeed, travel by rail in Japan is very practical as the railway network is very well organized and quite easy to understand.

If you plan to travel around Japan during the Rugby World Cup you will need a Japan Rail Pass
With Tokyo or Yokohama as a base,  you can organize daytrips from there and reach the other match locations by train. 

To plan your journey and to check a train schedule, you can use Hyperdia

If you stay in Tokyo and Yokohama you may need a Pasmo Card or a Suica card. Learn more about the IC card in Japan.

The shinkansen network with a Japan Rail Pass
more about the japanese railway network

The Tokaido Shinkansen leaves from Tokyo Station to Nagoya, Kyoto, Osaka, Hiroshima and Kyushu Island. 

The shinkansen network allows you also to go and explore North Japan.  Check our itineraries.

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Your Pass at the best price

National JR Pass From £ 210
JR Kansai Pass From £ 16
JR Kyushu Pass From £ 109
JR Shikoku Pass From £ 64
JR West Pass From £ 138
JR Hokkaido Pass From £ 124
JR Central Pass From £ 102
JR East Pass From £ 192

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