The Japan Rail Kyushu Northern Pass allows unlimited travel on all the JR Kyushu Railway Co. trains such as Kyushu Shinkansen’s Tsubame, the pride of JR Kyushu, and the Sonic, a limited express.
Some of the recommended attractions in Kyushu include the hot spring resorts of Beppu, the active Mt. Aso volcano, Kumamoto and Nagasaki.
- Validity: Three or five days consecutive
- Only available in Ordinary class
Note: that the rail pass cannot be used on the Sanyo Shinkansen (the portion connecting Hakata Station (Fukuoka) to Kokura and Honshu) and it cannot be used on subway lines, streetcars and privately operated (non-JR) rail lines.