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East Japan Railway Company Announces Its Revised Fares and Charges (including discount tickets) following the consumption tax increase effective from October 1st, 2019

As of October 1st, 2019, the consumption tax rate in Japan will increase from 8% to 10%. As a result, the cost of basic fares, Super (Limited) Express fares, and discount tickets on JR lines will be revised.

  • This information includes an overview of changes that apply to trains in the JR East area.
  • Information is also included regarding the main types of discount tickets that will continue to be sold after October 1st, 2019.


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