You will be given up to 3 months to redeem JR Pass tickets after making payment.
When you redeem a JR Pass ticket, this is the first day of your 5 days activate JR Pass.
The pass is valid Unlimited use of JR limited express and local trains between Nagoya, Takayama and Toyama. JR limited express and local trains between Osaka and Kanazawa. JR Hokuriku Shinkansen between Kanazawa and Toyama. JR trains in central Osaka. JR trains between Osaka and Kansai Airport. buses between Takayama and Kanazawa (except Takayama-Toyama buses). buses between Takaoka, Gokayama and Shirakawago. The Sarubobo buses in Takayama.