Japan is a truly unique country; a nation built on thousands of years of tradition, and defined in the modern age by its cutting-edge technology, high fashion and world-class cuisine. When you travel to western Japan with a Japan Rail West Kansai Hiroshima Pass you can spend five days enjoying the quiet beauty of tranquil Kyoto, soaking up the culture in buzzing Osaka, wandering through the floating shrines of Miyajima, and paying your respects at the historic war monuments of Hiroshima.
Booking your Japan Rail West Kansai Hiroshima Pass
The Japan Rail West Kansai Hiroshima Pass is valid for 5 days of continuous travel, and offers transport between a number of cities and towns, including Hiroshima, Onomichi, Fuchu, Okayama, Himeji, Kobe, Osaka, Kyoto and Nara.
When booking, bear in mind that this pass is typically only available to temporary visitors to Japan. If you think you might require a different type of pass, or if you would like to book individual journeys for specific dates and destinations, visit our Rail Passes or Rail Tickets page.
Using your Japan Rail West Kansai Hiroshima Pass
Once you have this pass, you can use it to travel on a number of train services in the Kansai-Hiroshima region. Included in the pass is the Sanyo Shinkansen Bullet Train between Shin-Osaka and Hiroshima. You can travel on a number of express trains, special rapid services, rapid services and local trains. Also included is the JR West Miyajima ferry, which offers transport to Miyajima Island and its spectacular floating shrines.