Saturday, January 21, 2012

Foreign tourists will be offered fixed rate toll passes for central Japan start February 22nd, 2012

Picture: Roadside view - Japan

"Central Nippon Expressway Co. says it will offer a fixed-rate toll pass for foreign drivers to promote tourism in central Japan. The all-you-can-ride pass is good for seven days and will be available between March 21 and June 30.The pass for the Japan Alps route across Nagano, Aichi and Gifu prefectures will cost ¥7,000, while the pass for taking the Sea of Japan route across Toyama, Fukui, Shiga, Gifu and Aichi prefectures will cost ¥9,000.The passes will be sold at Central Japan International Airport in Aichi to tourists who use Toyota Motor Corp. rental cars. The expressway operator will start taking orders for the pass starting Feb. 22."

Source: Foreign tourists to get fixed-rate expressway pass
Kyodo, Nagoya
Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012