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Use jr pass to get to Miyajima

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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Use jr pass to get to Miyajima

In Hiroshima and like to do day trip to Miyajima

I have the jr rail pass

Do I need to get reserved ticket for train to Miyajima

Or can I just get on the train to Miyajima and ferry with just my jr pass only

No ticket seat from jr statiOn

Thanks

Tokyo, Japan
posts: 5,900
1. Re: Use jr pass to get to Miyajima

The train is a normal commuter train. So just get on and take a vacant seat.

Ferry to Miyajima is also covered with the pass.

Kanazawa, Japan
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2. Re: Use jr pass to get to Miyajima

As long as you ride the JR train and not the tran, and ride the JR operated ferry rather than the other company's you don't have to do or pay anything.

Chicago, Illinois
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reviews: 137
3. Re: Use jr pass to get to Miyajima

It's as easy as everyone else has said. We used our JR pass to do just this in March--no reservations required.

Nowy Sacz, Poland
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4. Re: Use jr pass to get to Miyajima

Local JR train to Miyajimaguchi, out of the station and straight down the road to the JR ferry. One busy road to cross, has a subway with stairs and a lift.

5. Re: Use jr pass to get to Miyajima

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