You can use the JR East Nagano Niigata Area Pass for unlimited travel on JR trains (including shinkansen and limited express trains) and local JR buses in the Greater Tokyo area, in Nagano and Niigata prefectures and in the Shonai Region of Yamagata Prefecture for 5 consecutive days.
Unlimited rides for these lines;
- JR EAST Lines
- Tokyo Monorail
- Izu Kyuko Line
- Hokuetsu Express
- Echigo TOKImeki Railway (between Naoetsu and Arai)
Reserved seats in ordinary cars of the following express trains with through operations between JR East and Tobu Railway lines: Nikko, Kinugawa, and SPACIA Kinugawa trains.
You can also use ordinary trains (including rapid trains) on the Tobu Railway lines between Shimo-imaichi and Tōbu-nikkō / Kinugawa-onsen.
Between Kurihashi and Shimo-imaichi, you can only use express trains that have through operation with Tobu Railway.*
JR buses in the area (exc. highway and some regular bus routes)
*You cannot use express trains that both depart from and terminate at stations on Tobu Railway lines.
You can only use the JR EAST PASS (Nagano, Niigata area) on Tobu Railway lines if the train either departs from or terminates at a JR station.