JR East-Nagano Niigata Pass

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This pass is great because...

  • it's available as an e-ticket
  • you can book it up to 3 months in advance
  • you get unlimited travel

Experience the adventure of train travel

The JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) is a special discounted pass available only to customers visiting Japan (with a short-term visa no longer than 90 days) and holding a non-Japanese passport.

It allows unlimited trips on all JR East train lines in the JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) designated area.

Start with a trip from Narita Airport or Haneda Airport to Tokyo, for example, and maybe hop aboard the Shinkansen or a limited express to Nagano or Niigata. In addition to JR East lines, the JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) allows rides on some non-JR trains in the Izu and Nikko areas.

How to Exchange your E-ticket

JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) has to be collected at one of exchange offices in East Japan within 3 months from the travel date in the PNR. Passenger will need to have a valid paper or e-ticket, a valid passport with the entry status of "Temporary Visitor".

Making Seat Reservations

Visit a JR Ticket Office (Midori-no-madoguchi) or Travel Service Center (View Plaza), located in most major JR East stations, and present your JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) to reserve a seat.

One JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) may be purchased, per passenger, per stay in Japan.

Passenger may obtain a refund for the e-ticket at the office or travel agent that issued it within one year from the issue according to the regulation of each sales office. A JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) can be refunded at the nearest JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) exchange office in Japan only within the validity period and before the first date of use (in case of flexible pass before the first date of use), with a 10% handling fee deducted from the refund. No refund can be made for any reason after the first date of use. A JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) cannot be refunded or extended due to interruptions in train service, late departures or any other reasons.

A seat can be reserved without extra charge. Visit a JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) Travel Service Center or JR Ticket Office (Midori-no-madoguchi) in advance and present the PASS.

E-ticket and PASSES cannot be reissued if it is lost or stolen.