East -South Hokkaido Rail Pass
Enjoy an unlimited ride on JR train between
Tokyo and Southern Hokkaido area.
•Rserved seats on JR Hokkaido line (Southern Hokkaido)
•Rserved seats on JR East lines (Kanto and Tohoku areas)
•Izu Kyuko line
•Iwate Galaxy Railway
•Sendai Airport Transit
•Local and rapid trains on Tobu Railway line between Shimo-imaichi and the
Tobu-Nikko/Kinugawa-onsen. This pass may be used between Kurihashi and
Shimo-imaichi Stations that train connect with Tobu Railway lines.
*This pass is not valid for Green cars, GranClass, individual compartments, Liners, sleeping cars and JR Buses.
*This pass is not valid between Goryokaku Sta. and Kikonai Sta. on the South
Hokkaido Railway line.
*This pass is not valid for JR buses.
*GALA Yuzawa station is in operation only in winter and spring.
*This pass is not valid for the Tokaido Shinkansen.
*Updated: as of Dec 2020. The validity and rules may change without notice.
6-Day pass allows you to choose the starting date and can be used for 6 consecutive days from the starting date.
Only a foreign tourist visiting Japan from abroad for
sight-seeing, under the entry status of "temporary visitor."Japanese passport holders or Japanese
residents can not be used.
How to turn in an
Exchange Order to receive a Pass
arriving in Japan, please exchange your Exchange Order for the East-South Hokkaido Rail Pass (Flexible) at the designated counters.
Please present your passport with the "Temporary Visitor"
stamp/sticker. (You cannot use a copy of your passport etc.)
*The counters can be very crowded during tourist season. Please leave extra
time for receiving the rail pass.
*Business days and hours are subject to change during the New Year holidays