Takayama-Hokuriku Area
Tourist Pass

Takayama-Hokuriku Area Tourist Pass
Takayama-Hokuriku Area Tourist Pass

Travel from Osaka/Nagoya to visit the World Heritage sites of Shirakawa-go and Gokayama, as part of a grand tour of the Kanazawa, Toyama, and Gifu areas!

Unlimites rides on JR local and limited express trains, Hokuriku Shinkansen and buses along the route.
Use of reserved seats on JR limited express and Hokuriku Shinkansen are free of charge up to 6 times!



  • Adult: ¥19,800 / Child: ¥9,900

*Child: 6 to 11 years of age

Validity Period

5 consecutive days

Available routes

Available routes
Map of the accessible area by JR lines and buses.

Transport services and routes covered by this pass:

JR LinesJR Lines

Non-reserved seats of ordinary cars of JR limited express, express, rapid, and ordinary trains between Nagoya - Toyama station (via Tokaido/Takayama lines), between Kanazawa - Kyoto station - stations within Osaka City area (via Hokuriku/Kosei/Tokaido lines), between stations within Osaka City area - Kansai-airport station (via Hanwa/Kansai-airport lines)

>> Timetable:Osaka ~ Kanazawa (Hokuriku Line), Nagoya ~ Toyama (Takayama Line)


Non-reserved seats of ordinary cars of the Hokuriku Shinkansen between Toyama - Kanazawa station

Nohi Bus/Hokutetsu Bus/Meitetesu BusNohi Bus/Hokutetsu Bus/Meitetesu Bus
Nohi Bus/Toyama Chitetsu BusNohi Bus/Toyama Chitetsu Bus

Nohi Bus/Toyama Chitetsu Bus/Hokutetsu Bus/Meitetsu Bus:
Shirakawa-go/Kanazawa line and Takayama/Toyama line between Takayama Nohi Bus Center – Shirakawa-go – Kanazawa/Toyama
*with some exceptions; reservations required.

>> more info

Kaetsuno BusKaetsuno Bus

Kaetsuno Bus: World Heritage Bus between Shirakawa-go - Shin-Takaoka station

Notes; The Tokaido Shinkansen between Kyoto – Shin-Osaka station is not available route of this pass. If you travel on Tokaido Shinkansen, basic fare and additional fee will be required.

Get Your Pass


Quick & easy way to order your Tourist Pass!!

  • JR-Central's Tourist Passes can be reserved via JR-WEST ONLINE TRAIN RESERVATION operated by JR-WEST. After clicking the "Book Now"button, you will be redirected to JR-WEST ONLINE TRAIN RESERVATION website.
  • Reservations are accepted up to one month before boarding (starting at 10:00 am (JST) on same day of preceding month).
  • Agree to the condtions above and Submit Reservation

From a travel agent outside Japan

At a station