Tickets

Platform tickets

If you wish to enter the station for a purpose other than taking a train, please buy a platform ticket. You cannot, however, enter a train. The cost of a platform ticket is 150 yen for an adult and 80 yen for a child.

*A PASMO card cannot be used in place of a platform ticket.

PASMO

PASMO®

A PASMO card is an IC card that can be used in place of a ticket or cash. A single PASMO card can be used as a train or bus ticket, and can also be used in electronic money member stores as e-money to make purchases.

SEIBU Discount Ticket

Experience four seasons and various culture in Japan along the Seibu lines! This is a great value pass that also offers unlimited use on all Seibu lines (excluding the Tamagawa Line). We recommend this pass for those who want to enjoy Seibu lines!

Chichibu discount ticket

With these tickets, you can enjoy a trip to Chichibu at a lower price. You can receive not only discounts on Seibu Line fares but discount benefits at participating facilities and businesses. If you are traveling to naturally beautiful and culturally rich Chichibu, be sure to use these tickets.

Kawagoe discount tickets

With these tickets, you can enjoy a trip to Kawagoe at a lower price. You can receive not only discounts on Seibu Line fares but discount benefits at participating facilities and businesses. If you are traveling to historically stimulating Kawagoe, be sure to use these tickets.

Age categories

A regular child ticket is required for a child who is elementary school age, while a regular adult ticket is required for a child who is junior high school age or older. Fares and charges that apply to the various customer age categories are described below.

Category Age Fares

Adult

12 and older
(junior high school and up)

Adult fare will apply.
*Elementary school students aged 12 are categorized as children.

Child

6 to 11
(elementary school)

Child fare will apply. (Fare will be half the adult fare, with fractions rounded up to nearest 10 yen.)
*Children aged 6 but not yet in elementary school are categorized as toddlers.

Toddler

1 to 5

Free of charge. However, child fare will apply in the following cases:

  • When a limited express train seat will be used by a toddler or infant only.
  • When a toddler is traveling alone.
  • When an adult or child accompanies multiple toddlers, child fare will apply to third and additional toddlers (up to 2 toddlers: free).
  • When toddlers travel as a group or accompany a group.

Infant

Not yet 1

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