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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