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  1. Please refer to our Guide to Lost and Found in Japan: https://www.japanstation.com/complete-guide-to-lost-and-found-in-japan/
  2. Yes, it does. Please note that the tickets are usually sold out on the release date one month in advance. You can make a reservation on the JR West website: https://www.westjr.co.jp/global/en/ticket/overview/
  3. A nationwide JR Pass and a JR Hokkaido pass can be used to travel on all JR routes within Hokkaido. You can use http://www.hyperdia.com/ to plan your travel on JR in Hokkaido. In the search box click "More options" and select "Japan Railway(JR)" only.
  4. You can activate your JR Pass at Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto station JR Ticket office (open every days from 9:00 to 19:00)
  5. Please refer to our Guide to Lost and Found in Japan
  6. Kyoto to Nara route is served by JR and Kintetsu railways. JR service from Kyoto to Nara is a commuter local or rapid train that doesn't have reserved seats. Kintetsu offers both local and limited express trains. Limited Express tickets with seat reservations can be purchases one month in advance at Kintetsu ticket office. You can find more information in these articles: Traveling from Kyoto Station to Nara JR Nara Line Kintetsu Kyoto Line for Nara
  7. We are not related to jrailpass.com. Unfortunately, we cannot help with your enquiry.
  8. There is a Baggage Room at Osaka Station that offers storage for bulky items. You can find more information on this page at the end of the article: https://www.osakastation.com/osaka-station-lockers-and-luggage-storage/
  9. The last train leaves Nishikujo Station at 0:18 and arrives at Universal City at 0:23 You can find the complete schedule for your travel date on Hyperdia: http://www.hyperdia.com/cgi/en/search.html?dep_node=NISHIKUJO&arv_node=UNIVERSALCITY&via_node01=&via_node02=&via_node03=&year=2019&month=08&day=12&hour=23&minute=33&search_type=0&search_way=&transtime=undefined&sort=0&max_route=5&faretype=0&ship=off&lmlimit=null&search_target=route&facility=reserved&sum_target=7
  10. You can exchange the Japan Rail Pass voucher at JR-KYUSHU Ticket Office at Hakata station from 7:00 to 23:00
  11. All major credit cards (including Visa, Mastercard and AmericanExpress) are accepted at JR ticket offices. You can buy Shinkansen tickets a few days in advance at any JR ticket office, not only Shin-Osaka station. Tickets can also be reserved online and picked up at the station: http://www.westjr.co.jp/global/en/ticket/overview/
  12. Hi Terry, There are only two platforms at KIX JR station. One is usually used for Haruka Express and the other for JR Kansai Airport Rapid Service. It is really easy to navigate. Check the platform displays for the next JR Kansai Airport Rapid Service. The platform looks like this: All the Airport Rapid Services go to Kyobashi station.
  13. You can take Yurikamome Line from Tokyo International Cruise Terminal station to Shimbashi station and transfer there to Ginza subway line to Ueno. http://www.yurikamome.tokyo/ https://www.uenostation.com/tokyo-metro-ginza-line-for-shibuya-ginza-and-asakusa/ If you have luggage and there are several people traveling together it may be more practical to take a taxi.
  14. The Hokutetsu Bus company runs regular highway bus services between Kanazawa Station and Shirakawa-go. There are also services to Sugunuma in Gokayama from March to November. The bus to Gokayama takes just 1 hour. You can find more information on this page: https://www.kanazawastation.com/intercity-highway-buses-from-kanazawa/#Hokutetsu_Highway_Buses