Transportation in Tokyo
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Transportation in Tokyo
Tokyo Tour Ticket (Tokyo Free Kippu)
Allows unlimited one day use on all Tokyo Metro subway lines and Toei subway lines, buses and trams as well as JR lines within Tokyo limits.
Fare:1,580 yen for adults, 790 yen for children Available in each JR station, major subway stations (Tokyo, Shinjuku, Shibuya, Ginza, etc.), and sales offices for Toei buses, trams.
Tokyo Metropolitan District Pass (Tokunai Pass)
Allows unlimited travel for one day on all JR East lines within Tokyo City limits.
Fare:730 yen for adults, 360 yen for children Available in major JR stations (Tokyo, Shinjuku, Shibuya, etc.).
Suica / PASMO
Suica and PASMO are prepaid IC cards. They can be used for travel on JR, subways, buses and private railways in Tokyo and neighboring areas. Suica are issued by JR, and PASMO are issued by private companies. However, the cards can be used interchangeably.
Just touch the card to the scanner at the entrance gate or exit gate and walk through. Prepaid IC cards have a maximum balance 20,000 yen. At the time of purchase a deposit of 500 yen will be included in the cost of the new Suica or PASMO. When the card is returned, the 500 yen deposit is refunded along with the remaining balance on the card, minus a handling fee of 210 yen.
Both cards can be purchased at travel service centers, or at ticket vending machines at major stations.
Suica & N'EX
This special discount ticket is only available to overseas visitors. It includes a one way ticket on the Narita Express (N'EX) - a train from Narita Airport to the Tokyo metropolitan area - and a Suica prepaid IC card worth 2,000 yen (1,500 yen plus 500 yen deposit). It's only available at the Narita Airport JR-EAST Travel Service Center.
Fare: 3,500 yen
One-day Economy Pass for the Toei and Tokyo Metro Subway Network
Allows unlimited travel for one day on all Toei and Tokyo Metro subway lines.
Fare: 1,000 yen for adults, 500 yen for children
One-day Open Ticket (Tokyo Metro Subway)
Allows unlimited travel for one day on all Tokyo Metro subway lines.
Fare: 710 yen for adults, 360 yen for children Available in major Tokyo Metro stations and at vending machines on the day of travel.
One-day Economy Pass for the Toei Network
Allows unlimited travel for one day on Toei trams, buses, and subway lines operated by Tokyo Metropolitan Government.
Can be bought at vending machines on the day of travel.
Fare: 700 yen for adults, 350 yen for children Available in every Toei subway station, Toei bus office and on Toei buses and trams.
Tokyo Shitamachi Bus
Toei Bus operates the Tokyo Shitamachi Bus, which runs between Tokyo and Ryogoku Stations via Nihombashi, Akihabara, Ueno, Kappabashi and Asakusa, popular tourist destinations in Tokyo. It's a regular bus route, with a bus every 30 minutes.
One-day Open Pass for the Yurikamome
Allows unlimited travel for one day on the Yurikamome Line.
Fare: 800 yen for adults, 400 yen for children Available at vending machines in every station on the Yurikamome Line.
Taxi stands are at many stations, and taxis can also be hailed on the streets.