If you want to go around sightseeing spots in Japan, making a great use of Free Passes issued by railway companies is a way to go. Here are Free Passes you can use in travelling around sightseeing spots in Kanto (East Japan) region.
【HAKONE FREE PASS】
Hakone is a popular onsen destination closest to Tokyo with great access from Shinjuku.
This HAKONE Free Pass does not just cover return journey of Odakyu line between Shinjuku and Hakone, but give also limitless ride of 8 different transportations including Hakone Tozan Train and Hakone Tozan Bus (limited to designated section of it, cable car and aerial tramway.
Plus, you get special discount of 50 facilities and attractions around Hakone area including some onsen.
■Free Pass coverage
・Hakone Tozan Train
・Hakone Tozan Cable Car
・Hakone Aerial Tramway
・Hakone Kaizoku-sen (Viking Ship)
・Odakyu Hakone Highway Bus (designated section only)
・Hakone Tozan bus (designated section only)
・Kanko Shisetsu Meguri Bus (Hakone Tozan Bus）
・Numazu Tozan Tokai Bus (designated section only)
■How to purchase
Purchase from ticket vending machines at Odakyu-line station (only tickets valid from that day) , Odakyu Travel’s counters, major stations of Hakone Tozan Railway, Hakone Tozan Bus Information Desk or travel agencies etc..
(From Shinjuku station) 2-Day Pass : 5,140 yen (Adult)
【Mt. Fuji, Fuji-goko Lakes Pass “Fujikyu Train Set Ticket” 】
Mt. Fuji is THE must-see in Japan trip, right? With this Pass, you can enjoy Mt. Fuji area quite effectively.
Go around the area with this Free Pass and then you get to see the mountain from various angles.
・Unlimited ride of Fuji Kyuko Line and major bus lines in the north Fuji area
・Free access to major sightseeing facilities, discount coupon for partnered facilities
・Purchase “Fujikyu Train Set Ticket” and then unlimited ride of Fuji Kyuko Line
■Free Pass Coverage
・All local buses in the Fuji-goko Lakes district
・Mt. Fuji station – Kawaguchi-ko Lake/Sai-ko Lake Sightseeing Bus “Omni Bus” “Retro Bus”
・Fuji-yoshida, Oshino, Yamaguchi-ko Lake Sightseeing Bus “Fujikko-go Bus” “Fuji-san Sekai Isan Loop Bus”
・All train lines (Fuji Kyuko Lines)
■How to purchase
Purchase from Fujikyu Bus counter of Mt. Fuji station/Kawaguchi-ko Lake station, Morino-eki Asahigaoka (Yamanaka-ko Lake) or travel agencies etc..
Adult 2-Day: 3,550 yen