JR Kyushu Rail Pass

The Japan Rail Kyushu Rail Pass covers the island of Kyushu in West Japan.

Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
03 Day Economy NZD $224 NZD $112
05 Day Economy NZD $269 NZD $134
Northern Kyushu
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
03 Day Economy NZD $127 NZD $63
05 Day Economy NZD $149 NZD $74
Southern Kyushu
Duration Class Adult (12+) Child (6-11)
03 Day Economy NZD $110 NZD $55

Purchase a Regional JR Pass

Kyushu Pass Destination: Fukuoka, Beppu, Mt. Aso, Kumamoto, Miyazaki, Saga, Kagoshima, Nagasaki, Oita and other places in Kyushu area

The Kyushu Island Rail pass is ideal for travelling to places like Nagasaki, Suizenji Park, Kagoshima and Obi Castle.
It also includes travel on the Kyushu Shinkansen and limited express trains, but excluding the Sanyo Shinkansen (Fukuoka - Osaka, Operated by JR West). The Northern Kyushu version of the pass is not valid south of Oita and Kumamoto (The Northern Kyushu version will become valid on trains between Kumamoto and Misumi).

  • Available for a 3 or 5 consecutive day period
  • This pass offers Economy (2nd class) travel only.
Seat reservations can be made for free.
From April 2015, a maximum number of free seat reservations will be introduced as follows:
(Both Northern Kyushu & Kyushu Rail Pass)
  • Up to¬†10 free seat reservations can be made with the 3-day pass
  • Up to 16 free seat reservations can be made with the 5-day pass

Note: Non-Japanese citizens who are visiting Japan for the purpose of sightseeing and traveling on a short-stay visa.

  1. You must hold a passport issued by a country other than Japan.
  2. You must reside outside Japan and are visiting Japan on a short-stay visa.

*Australian Residents travelling on a Japanese Passport are not allowed to purchase JR Kyushu Pass.