Our travel Japan section is our way of pulling together all the Japan travel information you'll need to plan how you'll get around while you're here.
You'll also find all the info you need about discount options or special tourist travel deals that are available to help you reduce your travel costs.
Take the time to check out each section. We've given each page logical names so you can quickly scan and see what each section is about. Just pick and choose the ones you need to help you on your way to Tokyo and Japan!
Japan Travel Information
When you're thinking about travel in Japan, you're probably also thinking about cost! It's a well known fact that Japan is not the cheapest country in terms of travel but it's surprising just how many ways there are to get around on a budget once you know where to look.
See our Japan travel information section to get access to the different deals and travel discount coupons you can use when you travel Japan. What will you find here? Here's just some of the info we cover:
- Japan Rail Pass - great for long distance travel on the famous shinkansen as well as travel on all JR lines.
- Budget Train Travel Japan - we think this is one of the best budget deals you'll find for traveling around Japan!
- JR East Pass - including tips on how to find the cheapest flights for the times you want to travel.
See our Japan travel information page above for the full list of deals available.
Japan Travel Tips
As well as how you're going to get around while you're here, you also need to think about your Japan visa requirements, your travel insurance, when is the best time of year to visit, how to get your hands on cheap flights to Tokyo, and what should be on your packing list!
Check our travel Japan tips for more info.
Remember, if you have a question and you can't find your answer, tell us on our Tokyo Japan Q&A page. Give us as much information as you can about your plans including where you want to go, when you will be here, and how long you will be staying, and we'll do our best to help.
Not sure what kind of question we answer? You can read some of the Japan travel tips we've shared with other readers by scrolling to the bottom of that page and clicking on the links.
Japan Travel Package
Sometimes we just want someone else to do the planning for us. If your travel Japan dreams include letting someone else deal with all the hassle we've put together a resource just for you.
Probably one of the first things you're going to need is a reliable travel agency in Japan. Get all kinds of Japan travel info from the Japan travel agents we recommend on this page.