Cheap transportation in Japan

Cheap transportation in Japan2018-08-16T16:06:08+00:00

Japan has one of the safest and fastest transportation networks in the world.  There are lots of different options, based on your budget, available time and visa.  It’s best to check the options before coming to Japan, in order to save money and enjoy your holiday as best you can.

Budget transportation guides


Passes and discount tickets

There are so many great discounts and substantial savings to be had with transportation in Japan, especially if you are on a tourist visa.


Around Tokyo

Tokyo passes
Tokyo side trips

Around Kyoto and Osaka

Osaka passes
Kyoto passes
Osaka side trips
Kansai area passes

Other regional passes

Tohoku and east Japan
Central Japan

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