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I will share you how to purchase an IC card.

Which is necessary for sightseeing and immigration in Japan.

The card can be used in a variety of situations, including public transportation, convenience store payments, and restaurants.

This IC card has made life easier for Japanese people as well.

If you don’t will definitely have a problem because Japan is too well-maintained.

Please take a look.

What’s the Welcome suica and Pasumo passport?

There are two IC cards for foreigner in Japan!

First one is Welcome suica!


Second one is Pasumo passport!

Welcome suica

Welcome suica has a design inspired by the Japanese flag.

Design with white cherry blossom pattern.

・You can use it 28 days

・Card can be taken back to your home country

・In addition to using Suica on trains and buses, it can also be used to pay at shops, taxis, and tourist facilities.

how much can you buy that?

The selling price can be selected from 1,000 yen, 2,000 yen, 3,000 yen, 4,000 yen, 5,000 yen, and 10,000 yen.

where can you buy that ?

・JR EAST Travel Service Centers at Tokyo Station, Shinjuku Station, Ikebukuro Station, Ueno Station, Shinagawa Station, Hamamatsucho Station, Sendai Station

・JAPAN RAIL CAFE at Tokyo Station

・Welcome Suica ticket machines at Narita Airport Terminal 1, Narita Airport Terminal 2 and 3, Tokyo Monorail Haneda Airport Terminal 2 Station, Tokyo Monorail Haneda Airport Terminal 3 Station

Pasumo passport

The designs are Sanrio’s Hello Kitty, Cinnamoroll, and Pompompurin.

・You can use it 28 days

・A cute card that you can take home as a souvenir of your visit to Japan.

・In addition to compatible trains and buses, it can also be used for shopping with electronic money.

how much can you buy that?

The price is 2,000 yen (SF 1,500 yen + issuance fee 500 yen).

where can you buy that ?

“SKYLINER & KEISEI INFORMATION CENTER” at Airport Terminal 2 Station and Narita Airport Station, and “Keikyu Tourist Information Center” at Keikyu Line Haneda Airport International Terminal Station and Shinagawa Station.

Sum up

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