Kansai Thru Pass – Unlimited Travel Around Osaka & Kyoto!


Get a Kansai Thru Pass and travel the Kansai region cheaply and efficiently! Enjoy unlimited rides on subways, private railways and buses with this pass. You can also enjoy special privileges and discounts at about 350 tourist facilities in Kansai!


  • This pass can be used on non-consecutive days within its period of validity!
  • Save money while you explore the beauty of Kansai region with this pass!
  • Unlimited rides on subways, private railway, & buses throughout Kansai
  • Enjoy special discounts at about 350 tourist facilities along the included routes
  • Get special privileges at many tourist facilities & receive a free guidebook in English, Chinese, or Korean!

Key Information


Travel safely, efficiently, and economically around Kansai region with this wonderful pass! Kansai Thru Pass enables you to enjoy unlimited rides on subways, private railways, and buses (trains on the JR Lines are excluded) throughout the Kansai region! Thus, you can also explore not only Osaka, but also Kobe, Kyoto, Nara, Wakayama, and Koyasan! Please check the following map for available areas and routes. https://rakuten-travelexp.net/map-kansai-thru-pass You can either purchase the 2-day or 3-day pass, which can be used on non-consecutive days within its period of validity (e.g. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday for 3-day pass). In addition to the above benefits, you'll also enjoy the following advantages and benefits: • Travel efficiently with no hassle, as you don't have to confirm the rate for each route to buy the tickets • Complimentary discount promotions at about 350 tourist facilities along the railway lines • You can use this pass from Kansai Airport Station on the Nankai Train to reach the center of Osaka (the Limited Express Rapi:t requires an additional fee) • Free guidebook: available in English, Chinese, or Korean. Book your Kansai Thru Pass for efficient and reasonably-priced travel around the Kansai region now!

How it works

1. Book now to receive a QR code e-ticket 2. Exchange your e-ticket for the travel pass at one of the listed locations 3. Use on any 2 or 3 non-consecutive days (depending on the pass) until the expiry date