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“WELCOME KANTO PASMO” Being Sold!

2018/12/13

The ODAKYU Electric Railway Co., Ltd., Keio Corporation, Keisei Electric Railway Co., Ltd., Keikyu Corporation, SAGAMI RAILWAY Co., Ltd., SEIBU RAILWAY Co.,Ltd., TOKYU CORPORATION, Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd., Bureau of Transportation,Tokyo Metropolitan, TOBU RAILWAY CO.,LTD., Yokohama Minatomirai Railway Company, Transportation Bureau, City of Yokohama and Yokohama City(hereinto implementing companies) planned an IC card ticket "WELCOME KANTO PASMO" for foreign customers who visit Japan, which will be released in certain railway stations starting from December 25, 2018(Tuesday).
This was planned so that foreign customers could also actively use the already widely favored “PASMO” card to enjoy travel more conveniently and comfortably.

For the card’s face design, a beckoning cat and Mt. Fuji decorate a cherry-blossom patterned background, creating an atmosphere of parts of Japan specific to the Kanto region. This design of the card also allows it to be enjoyed as a part of the memory of one’s travels. With just this one card, besides using it on IC card friendly railways and buses in the Kanto area, it can also be used as electronic currency while shopping as well as repeatedly and seamlessly by charging. Additionally, by presenting the face of the card, benefits such as discounts can be received at certain regional stores.
A limited 30,000 cards will be sold at certain Tokyo stations in addition to the railway station at Narita Airport and Haneda Airport. The sales overview of "WELCOME KANTO PASMO" is as follows.

Card face design

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1. Name

“WELCOME KANTO PASMO”

2. Sale Period

December 25, 2018 (Tuesday) through July 31, 2019 (Wednesday)
*However, sales will end when stock at each sale place has sold out.

3. Details

In addition to the Kanto region, it can also be used for railways, buses corresponding to IC cards nationwide, and as electronic currency while shopping. There are discounts and other privileged benefits by presenting the face of the card.

4. Sales Target

Foreign Travelers Visiting Japan

5. Sale Price

1 Card 2,000 yen (500 yen deposit + 1,500 SF) (Adult only)
Purchase by Japanese currency only

6. Available Sales

Limited to 30,000 cards

【Seller】

  • Keisei Line 18,300 cards
  • Keikyu Line 9,100 cards
  • Tokyo Metro 1,500 cards
  • Toei Subway 800 cards
  • Tokyu Line  300 cards

7. Point of Sales

【Narita Airport】

  • Keisei Line
    Narita Airport Terminal 1 Sta. / Terminal 2・3 Sta.
    “SKYLINER & KEISEI INFORMATION CENTER”
    7:00-21:00

【Haneda Airport】SOLD OUT

  • Keikyu Line
    Haneda Airport International Terminal Sta.
    “Keikyu Tourist Information Center Haneda Airport International Terminal Sta.”
    7:00-22:00

【Tokyo Metropolitan Arera】

  • Tokyo Metro
    Ueno Sta., Ginza Sta., Shimbashi Sta., Shinjuku Sta., Tokyo Sta.
    At Each Commuter Pass Booth
    7:40-20:00
  • Toei Subway
    Ueno-okachimachi Sta. Tourist Information Center
    8:00-20:00
    Tochomae Sta. Stationmaster Office
    8:30-18:00
  • Tokyu Line
    Den-en-toshi Line and Toyoko Line Shibuya Station
    “Shibuya Chikamichi General Information <WANDER COMPASS SHIBUYA>”
    10:00-20:00

8. Sale Method

At the point of sales area, passports will be checked to confirm that customers are foreign travelers, and the card will be sold by attaching a specialized mount. One card is sold per person.

9. Benefits

By showing the face of the card, there will be an exclusive "WELCOME KANTO PASMO" discount held at facilities and stores in Ueno, Asakusa and Akihabara.

For further details, we plan to direct you to our homepage (external website) listed below. These benefits will be valid until August 31st 2019. (This will be accessible from the sales start date)

10. Other

The detailed guide to this card will be on the PASMO official homepage listed below. (This will be accessible from the sales start date)

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