Super Hayatoku ticket is continuously available byond 2019 spring.

photo by Cheng-en Cheng

JR West and JR Kyushu announced that they will continue to sell Super Hayatoku ticket (スーパー早特きっぷ) until March 17, 2020 which is good for the travel on March 31, 2020. This ticket is purchasable until 14 days before the travel date. The ticket between Shin-Osaka/Shin-Kobe – Kokura/Hakata is priced at 10,290 yen, Shin-Osaka/Shin-Kobe – Kumamoto is priced at 12,860 yen and Shin-Osaka/Shin-Kobe – Kagoshima-Chuo at 14,400 yen.

Overview of Super Hayatoku Ticket (スーパー早特きっぷ)

Name of the ticket:
Super Hayatoku Ticket (スーパー早特きっぷ)
Travel dates:
until Tue, March 31, 2020
Period of selling:
until Tue, March 17, 2020
* purchasable until 14 days before the travel date.
Effects of the ticket:
This ticket allows a one-way trip by Nozomi, Mizuho and Sakura. Assigned seats in ordinary class cars are available.
Major available sectors and prices (e.g.):
Shin-Osaka (Osaka City) and Shin-Kobe (Kobe City) – Kokura (Kitakishu City) and Hakata (Fukuoka City) [one-way] JPY 10,290 (JPY ▲3,830-5,020, saving about 27.1-32.7%)
Shin-Osaka (Osaka City) and Shin-Kobe (Kobe City) – Kumamoto [one-way] JPY 12,860 (JPY ▲5,600-5,990, saving about 30.5-31.7%)
Shin-Osaka (Osaka City) and Shin-Kobe (Kobe City) – Kagoshima-Chuo [one-way] JPY 14,400 (JPY ▲7,490-7,810, saving about 34.2-35.1%)
Okayama – Kagoshima-Chuo [one-way] JPY 14,000 (JPY ▲6,700, saving about 32.3%)
Hiroshima (City) – Kagoshima-Chuo [one-way] JPY 13,000 (JPY ▲4,880, saving about 27.2%)
Terms of use:
The members of “e5489”, an online train booking service by JR West, and “JR Kyushu Internet Train Booking Service” by JR Kyushu can buy this ticket.
Purchasable at:
Available only online. Access the site of “e5489” or “JR Kyushu Internet Train Booking Service” (JR九州インターネット列車予約サービス).
Remarks:
Shown discount rates are against regular fare.
When traveling Nozomi (etc.), transferring at Hakata is allowed. (No connection is allowed at other station.)
The train and seat must be assigned at the time of purchase. Changes are not permitted.
This discount’s availability is limited on a train-to-train basis.