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We are considering this itinerary , so pls advise whether it makes sense.

20th to 21st (2 days)- arrive and day trip to Kobe

22nd to 24th(3 days) - transfer to Kyoto. Day trip to Hiroshima with JR pass

25th to 30th(6 days) - transfer to Tokyo, day trips to Yokohama, 5 Lakes or Hakone

31st to 1st 9 2days)- back to Osaka with JR pass

We will be using 7 days Japan Pass, starting from Hiroshima trip.

Thanks for your help.

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JR Pass is valid on calendar day basis, not 24H basis. If you start using it on 24th, it expires on 30th.

I advise you to travel KIX - Kyoto - (Hiroshima day trip) - Tokyo - Osaka - (some day trips to surrounding cities) - KIX. Direct train with discount package is available between KIX and Kyoto. westjr.co.jp/global/…

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You have 13 days then. Consider something like this:

Day 1-3 Kyoto (use ICOCA & Haruka, see link provided by Nao)

Day 4 Activate JR Pass, Hiroshima day trip from Kyoto

Day 5-8 Tokyo, day trip to Nikko if you are interested

Day 9 Either a day trip to Fuji Five Lakes, or an overnight trip to Hakone. Take Shinkansen using JR Pass to Odawara for Hakone, then get Hakone Free Pass without Tokyo transfers

Day 10 Osaka, last day of JR Pass

Day 11-13 Osaka with day trip to Nara and Kobe

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Nao H and Sammyfloyd,

Thank You.

1) Is there a Kansai-Airport Express HARUKA departure table , looking at 6pm departure from the airport to Kyoto ?

2) How do I search for this express train using Hyperdia?

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kansai-airport.or.jp/en/…jr_time.html

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Using Hyperdia, enter your starting point as "Kyoto" and your destination as "Kansai" (KIX airport choice will pop up automatically).

Once you get a Haruka Express result, you can click on the Interval Timetable to get the entire timetable for the day. Note that there could always be slight changes so for complete 100% accuracy, it's best to check JR West website.

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Thank You. have a nice day.

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