American Express® JR TOKAI Express Corporate Card Benefits
Benefits of JR TOKAI “EX Reservation”
Learn the benefits of the JR TOKAI “EX Reservation" Services.
For information regarding new services starting from Saturday, 6th March, 2021, please visit the JR Central website.*
*You will be redirected to a third-party website (Japanese language only).
For convenient services offered in addition to reservations for the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen, such as reservation changes and seat number requests, please see below or the “Ex Reservation” website.
Save with Discount Fares all year round
JR TOKAI Express ticket discounts are available for every destination on the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen lines (Tokyo to Hakata). Express fares for the EX Reservation Service to major destinations (regular reserved seat) are as of October, 2019.
Tokyo & Shinagawa - Nagoya 10,310yen（△990yen)
- Shin-Osaka 13,620yen（△1,100yen)
- Shin-Kobe 14,170yen（△1,210yen)
- Hakata 21,720yen（△1,670yen)
Nagoya - Shin-Osaka 5,680yen（△1,000yen)
- Shin-Kobe 7,070yen（△1,250yen)
- Hakata 16,960yen（△1,930yen)
Shin-Osaka - Shin-Kobe 2,410yen（△740yen)
- Hakata 13,490yen（△2,110yen)
Further Discount with early Reservations [Hayatoku]
Make a reservation in advance by 23:30 up to three days before boarding and receive a discount for a limited number of seats on certain trains and journey sections.
Express Reservation Green Program
With the Express Reservation Green Program, you can earn points every time you take a train.*
*Points are earned for the Express Reservation Green Program provided by JR Tokai.
Use these points to purchase a Green Car seat at the price of a regular reserved seat.
Seat Number Request Service
Choose any seat you like to enjoy the best view or get on and off easily. By checking the vacant seat information on the seating chart, you can easily make reservations.*
*Please note that you may not be able to use this service when the number of remaining available seats is limited.
Unlimited Reservation Changes free of charge (*) (**)
If your schedule changes at short notice, you are welcome to change your seat reservation to accommodate your new schedule at no extra charge.
*Tickets can be changed any time up to three months after the original purchase date.
**Tickets can be changed before the departure time of a reserved Shinkansen (before the departure time of the original Shinkansen reservation, or four minutes before any subsequent adjusted departure time). If you have an EX-IC Card, this can only be done before entering the ticket gate. If you do not have an EX-IC Card this can only be done before collecting your ticket.
There’s no need to stand in line at the ticket counter. You can pass through the ticket gate simply by touching your EX-IC card to the reader at the automatic ticket gate.
Transaction data Download Service
You can download your Express Reservation service transaction records by company or department in an editable file format.
*This services is available for Authorizing Officers only.
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