Hakone Free Pass

The Hakone Free Pass from Odakyu Railway is the best and cheapest way to visit Hakone.  It provides unlimited use of the cable car, ropeway, tourist boats, trains and buses in the area, plus the ride from Shinjuku station and back. It also provides discounts to around 50 places in Hakone. At the time of writing,Continue reading “Hakone Free Pass”

Tokyo Metro 24-hour Ticket and Tokyo Subway Ticket

If you want to do loads in central Tokyo all in one day, this pass is perfect.  The Tokyo Metro Open Ticket provides unlimited travel on all Tokyo Metro lines. In addition, there is a new pass, the Tokyo Subway Ticket, that also includes use of the Toei Subway lines. What does it cost? Tokyo Metro 24-hour Ticket: AdultsContinue reading “Tokyo Metro 24-hour Ticket and Tokyo Subway Ticket”

JR Yokohama-Minatomirai Rail Pass

The Yokohama-Minatomirai Pass is great if you are going for a day trip to Yokohama.  It provides one day of unlimited travel on the main train lines in Yokohama for tourist and shopping destinations. What does it cost? One Day Pass: Adults 520 yen, Children 260 yen. When can I use it? Anytime. Is it worthContinue reading “JR Yokohama-Minatomirai Rail Pass”