Using Japanese prepaid IC cards: PASMO, SUICA and ICOCA

International travel can be an intimidating experience for both the novice and seasoned adventurer. Japan, however, has taken steps to make internal transportation easy and stress-free, for Japanese residents and tourists alike. Learn to use IC Cards to make traveling throughout Japan metropolitan areas a breeze. Table of Contents1 What is an IC Card2 PASMO card3 SUICA card3.1 Welcome SUICA4 SUICA vs PASMO5 Other types of Japanese IC Cards5.1 ICOCA card5.2 PITAPA Card5.3 TOICA Card5.4 MANACA Card5.5 KITACA Card5.6 SUGOCA Card5.7 NIMOCA Card5.8 HAYAKAKEN Card6 Where to buy an IC Card7 How to use IC cards in Japan8 How to … Continue reading Using Japanese prepaid IC cards: PASMO, SUICA and ICOCA