Tohoku Area Pass


General information


Tohoku Area Pass (Flexible 5-Day)

Enjoy unlimited rides on JR trains from Tokyo to Tohoku area!


●JR East lines
*This pass is not valid for Tokaido Shinkansen. 
*Gala Yuzawa Station is only in use between winter and spring.  

●Tokyo Monorail
●Izu Kyuko Line
●Aoimori Railway Line
●Iwate Galaxy Railway (IGR) Line
●Sendai Airport Transit Line
●Reserved seats in ordinary cars of the following trains with through operation between JR East and Tobu Railway lines : Nikko, Kinugawa and SPACIA kinugawa trains.
●Local and rapid trains on Tobu Railway line ONLY between Shimo-imaichi and Tobu-Nikko/Kinugawa-onsen.

*This pass can be used between Kurihashi and Shimo-imaichi Stations that train connect with Tobu Railway lines.
*This pass cannot be used departing or alighting from a train Tobu Railway lines.

●Trains from Airport
 •Haneda Airport (Tokyo International Airport)
 •Narita International Airport
 •Sendai Airport
 •Aomori Airport
 •Misawa Airport
 •Iwate Hanamaki Airport (Hanamaki Airport)
 •Odate-Noshiro Airport
 •Akita Airport
 •Yamagata Airport
 •Shonai Airport

●Joyful Trains within valid area

●JR Buses excl. highway Bus and some regular bus routes
(Bus map :

*Updated: as of Dec 2020. The validity and rules may change without notice.

Valid Period

5-Day pass allows you to choose the starting date and can be used for 5 consecutive days from the starting date.

Eligibility for use

This pass can be used only who held a foreign passport either who reside in a foreign country or Japan. Japanese passport holders cannot be used.

How to turn in an Exchange Order to receive a Pass

After arriving in Japan, please exchange your voucher ( e-ticket ) for the actual pass at the designated counters. Please present your passport (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 pass.
 *Business days and hours are subject to change during the New Year holidays etc.

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