Toei One-Day Economy Pass

Toei_one_day_passThe Toei One-Day Economy Pass allows unlimited use for 1 day of the Toei transportation network, which includes a small subway network, a large bus network and a few other services.

Note that the Toei subway is separate from the Tokyo Metro.

What does it cost?

1 Day pass: Adults 700 yen (about $7), Children 350 yen

When can I use it?


Is it worth it?

If you are using mainly the subway, the Tokyo Metro pass would be better. The Toei One-Day Economy Pass is only good value if you are using lots of buses, the tram or your destinations are near Toei subway stations.

What are the rules?

  • Unlimited use of the Toei Subway, Toei Buses, Toei Streetcar and Nippori-Toneri Liner.
  • You cannot use this pass on JR trains (national rail), private lines or the Tokyo Metro.

Where can I buy it?

You can buy it at the ticket machines or the ticket office of any Tokyo Toei subway station, for example in Shinjuku.  Also possible to purchase on the buses or streetcars.

Toei Transportation Information

How do I use it?

Insert the ticket into the hole on the ticket gate, then take it out from the other side.

Published by Matthew Baxter

Matthew Baxter is a British travel author who lived in New Zealand and Japan for many years. Having traveled across these countries, without much money, he has built up an extensive knowledge of budget travel, and also worked at many leading tourism companies in both countries. He also writes professionally for several websites and publications, such as the GaijinPot, All About and the Japan National Tourist Association. Those heading to Taiwan should check out his new site, Taiwanna Travel.