In Japan, the train is more than just means of transportation
our Travel tips
Trains in Japan is part of the culture and occupies a special place in everyday life. Here is our advise on how to travel easily and how to make the trip more interesting, for those who are discovering Japan by train. The Japan Rail Pass is reserved for foreign travelers and gives access to the exceptional train network.
how to purchase train tickets in japan and ic cards ?
Train stations in foreign countries can sometimes feel intimidating, but fear not! Buying a regular ticket in any station in Japan is not so difficult. As many train and subway system in the world, Japan has introduced IC Card System which can be complementary to your Japan Rail Pass.
As central hubs of activity, where people are coming, going, and meeting up with friends and loved ones, Japan's busiest train stations are rapidly improving their presence and overall experience. Stations in Japan are constantly renovating to crete a welcoming atmosphere.