Book your flight to Japan

It’s best to reserve as early as possible. Japanese budget airlines offer particularly cheap fares if you book far in advance. Check various dates as well, as prices vary dramatically based on Japanese national holidays. Budget travel tips If you live in a large city, contact a Japanese travel agency (such as the Japan TravelContinue reading “Book your flight to Japan”

Get a Japan bus pass

The cheapest way to travel over Japan, for example to places like Kyoto, Tokyo or Osaka. Willer Express have a great network of budget buses, including overnight buses. Be sure to consider this pass before buying the usually recommended and more expensive Japan Rail Pass. What does it cost? All Routes MON to THU Pass: 3Continue reading “Get a Japan bus pass”

Get a Japan Rail Pass

Japan Rail Pass is usually the best rail pass for any budget traveler in Japan.  It allows unlimited travel on all JR (national rail) trains all over Japan, including the Shinkansen (bullet) trains. 7, 14 and 21 day passes are available.  Perfect if you are here on a 1-3 week holiday. Be sure to checkContinue reading “Get a Japan Rail Pass”