“Japan National Railways” was the largest Railroad Company in Japan.
30 years ago, it was privatized.
Now we called it “Japan railways=JR”
It is divided into 6 parts.
Osaka and Kyoto are included in JR West Japan.
Most famous train is Shinkansen fast and convenient.
But local train is interesting.
They sell nice ticket 3 times in a year
“Seisyun 18 Kippu (青春18切符)”
Youth 18 years ticket.
But all generations can use this ticket.
It means “Please you enjoy your jenny
for a feeling such as 18 years old”
Period of use: 10th December to 10th
Sales period: 1st December to 31st December.
Period of use: 1st March to 10 April.
Sales period: 20th February to 31st March
Period of use: 20th July to 10th September
Sales period: 1st July to 31st August.
(The date little bit changes every year,
please check it JR ticket counter)
5days 11,500 yen
You can choose 5 days in period of use.
You can move all over Japan.
This ticket can use local and rapid.
But I found nice ticket for foreigner in this Home page.
Please check here. I envy…