How to Read Tickets

Ticketing

How to Read Tickets

When purchasing a ticket, please read it to confirm it is correct.
If you are uncertain about anything on the ticket, please contact your nearest station employee.

Basic Fare Tickets (Joshaken)

Basic Fare Tickets (Joshaken)

Super (Limited) Express Reserved Seat Ticket

Super (Limited) Express Reserved Seat Ticket

Super (Limited) Express Unreserved Seat Ticket

Super (Limited) Express Unreserved Seat Ticket

This ticket is for using a vacant seat on the Super (Limited) Express train. When using this ticket, please take a vacant seat. If a passenger arrives with a reserved ticket for that seat, please yield your seat.

Super (Limited) Express Non-Reserved Seat Ticket

Super (Limited) Express Non-Reserved Seat Ticket

Short Distance Ticket

Short Distance Ticket

Note: Formats will be different for some tickets and that some tickets do not have information printed in the alphabet.

As of March 2015.