JR West releases special tickets for New Year 2018.

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JR West will release unlimited-ride ticket for the coming new year day, January 1, 2018. It is “Ganjitsu JR West Norihodai Ticket 2018” (元日・JR西日本乗り放題きっぷ2018), which allows unlimited travel on whole of JR West lines, Chizu Express lines and JR West Miyajima Ferry. There are two types of tickets; for ordinary class ticket allows to reserve seats up to six times during the travel and for Green-car ones allows to take Green cars seats up to six times.

Overview of Ganjitsu JR West Norihodai Ticket 2018 (元日・JR西日本乗り放題きっぷ2018)

Name of the ticket:
Ganjitsu JR West Norihodai Ticket 2018 (元日・JR西日本乗り放題きっぷ2018)
Travel dates:
Mon, January 1, 2018 – Mon, January 1
Period of selling:
Mon, December 11, 2017 – Sat, December 30
Maximum period of travel:
one day
Effects of the ticket:
This ticket allows unlimited ride on whole of JR West lines, Chizu Express lines and JR West Miyajima Ferry.
Tickets for ordinary class taking reservation seats up to six time and for Green cars taking Green-car seats up to six times are available.
Available sectors:
whole of JR West lines, Chizu Express lines and JR West Miyajima Ferry, including Sanyo Shinkansen, Hokuriku Shinkansen’s Kanazawa – Joetsu-Myoko and other limited express trains
* It is valid for IR Ishikawa Railway (IRいしかわ鉄道) and Ainokaze Toyama Railway (あいの風とやま鉄道) under certain conditions.
Prices:
for ordinary class, JPY 16,000
for Green car, JPY 18,000
Purchasable at:
telephone booking service, ticket counters in JR West’s major stations and travel vendors