Receiving a Student Discount for Shinkansen / Long Distance Tickets
For train trips exceeding 100 km one way by JR lines, TUJ students can get 20% discount (Gakuwari) on regular base fare (No discount on express fare, shinkansen express fare, reserved seat fee). To receive this student discount for a Shinkansen / long distance ticket, you need to have a Student Travel Fare Discount Certificate (Discount Certificate) from TUJ.
Please make sure you have both the current semester sticker and a valid commuter sticker (Tsugakushomeisho) on your student ID before applying for a Discount Certificate.
Request for Discount Certificate
- Submit the form below with your TUID (your 9 digit number starting with 9 on your TUJ student ID card) and family name.
- You will receive a message in your TUmail account with a link.
- Click on the link in the e-mail and submit the Discount Certificate request form.
- Please send a photo scan of both sides of your student ID card to the e-mail address provided on the form.
Discount Certificate Request Form
Please fill out the form below and press "Send" to begin the request process.