Cost-effective ETC Card Privileges

For those who wish to enjoy a higher level of convenience at a low cost when driving in Japan

We recommend using expressways to go to various tourist spots when visiting Japan.

Obtain an ETC card and a pass for the area you wish to travel to enjoy flat-rate, unlimited-use privileges.

Times CAR RENTAL accepts applications for Expressway Pass programs in all areas of the country.

Expressway Passes

Handling Charge (JPY 300 + tax) + Flat-rate Pass Fee

Reserve the required passes at the same time as the ETC card on the car rental reservation screen.

The availability of the pass you require varies per station.

You will be required to submit your passport before receiving the pass. Passes cannot be used with driver’s licenses issued in Japan.

*The ETC card rental service is only available to customers renting vehicles from Times CAR RENTAL.

*A valid credit card is required. Payment cannot be made in cash.

A wide variety of passes are available.

Japan Expressway Pass (JEP)

Japan Expressway Pass (JEP)

Area(s) Covered: Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu

Tohoku(Aomori, Iwate, Akita, Miyagi, Fukushima)

Chubu(Toyama, Ishikawa, Fukui, Nagano, Yamanashi, Gifu, Shizuoka, Aichi, Mie, Shiga)

San’in, Setouchi, Shikoku(Hyogo, Tottori, Shimane, Okayama, Hiroshima, Yamaguchi, Tokushima, Kagawa, Ehime, Kochi)

Kyushu(Fukuoka, Saga, Nagasaki, Kumamoto, Oita, Miyazaki, Kagoshima)

Fee(s): 7 days - JPY 20,000 / 14 days - JPY 34,000.

*Cannot be used in combination with other passes.

*Click on the links for details on covered roads and rates.

West Nippon Expressway Company

Hokkaido Expressway Pass (HEP)

Hokkaido Expressway Pass(HEP)

Area(s) Covered: Hokkaido

Fee(s): 2 days - JPY 3,600 to 14 days

*Cannot be used in combination with other passes.

*Click on the links for details on covered roads and rates.

East Nippon Expressway Company

Tohoku Expressway Pass(TEP)

Tohoku Expressway Pass(TEP)

Area(s) Covered: Tohoku

Tohoku(Aomori, Iwate, Akita, Miyagi, Fukushima)

Fee(s): 2 days - JPY 4,000 to 14 days

*Cannot be used in combination with other passes.

*Click on the links for details on covered roads and rates.

East Nippon Expressway Company

Central Nippon Expressway Pass (CEP)

Central Nippon Expressway Pass (CEP)

Area(s) Covered: Chubu

Chubu(Toyama, Ishikawa, Fukui, Nagano, Yamanashi, Gifu, Shizuoka, Aichi, Mie, Shiga)

Fee(s): 2 days - JPY 5,000 to 14 days - JPY 16,000

Options can be added

*Click on the links for details on covered roads and rates.

Central Nippon Expressway Company

Aichi Toll Road Pass (AIP)

Aichi Toll Road Pass(AIP)

Area(s) Covered: Aichi Expressway

Available Expressway: All areas on - Minami-Chita Road, Chita Odan Road, Chita Hanto Road, Chubu International Airport Connecting Road, Sanage Green Road, Nagoya Seto Road

Fee(s): Can be added to CEP for JPY 1,500, or JPY 2,000 on its own

※If you wish to purchase AIP, you must purchase CEP (Central Expressway Pass) with the same usage period.

*Click on the links for details on the routes in each area.

Central Nippon Expressway Company

Nagoya Expressway Pass (NEP)

Nagoya Expressway Pass (NEP)

Area(s) Covered:Downtown Nagoya, Aichi

Available Expressway: Nagoya Expressway

Fee(s): Can be added to CEP for JPY 1,500

※If you wish to purchase NEP, you must purchase CEP (Central Expressway Pass) with the same usage period.

Central Nippon Expressway Company

San'in-Setouchi-Shikoku Expressway Pass (SEP)

San'in-Setouchi-Shikoku Expressway Pass (SEP)

Area(s) Covered: San’in, Setouchi, Shikoku

San’in, Setouchi, Shikoku(Hyogo, Tottori, Shimane, Okayama, Hiroshima, Yamaguchi, Tokushima, Kagawa, Ehime, Kochi)

Fee(s): 3 days - JPY 6,000 to 10 days

*Cannot be used in combination with other passes.

*Click on the links for details on covered roads and rates.

West Nippon Expressway Company

Kyushu Expressway Pass (KEP)

Kyushu Expressway Pass (KEP)

Area(s) Covered: Kyushu

Kyushu(Fukuoka, Saga, Nagasaki, Kumamoto, Oita, Miyazaki, Kagoshima)

Fee(s): 2 days - JPY 3,500 to 10 days

*Cannot be used in combination with other passes.

*Click on the links for details on covered roads and rates.

West Nippon Expressway Company

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