Limited express tickets

All Red Arrow Limited Express seats are reserved. Riding requires both a regular ticket and a limited express ticket to the destination.

Limited express ticket sale stations and business hours

Advance tickets

  • Tickets can be purchased starting 1 month prior to the train's departure date.
  • Group reservations (for at least 8 persons) are accepted from 1 month and 7 days in advance to 20 days in advance. Please pick them up anywhere from 1 month to 8 days prior to the day of use.

Advance ticket sale hours and locations

Station ticket office
Advance ticket sale hours: 7:00 to 20:00
Sale locations: 48 stations noted in black on railway map

Limited express fares

Ikebukuro Line fare table

  • *Upper box: Limited express fares / Lower box: Basic fares(IC card/Ticket)
  • *All prices are in yen.

Shinjuku Line fare table

  • *Upper box: Limited express fares / Lower box: Basic fares(IC card/Ticket)
  • *All prices are in yen.

Advance tickets

  • Tickets can be purchased starting 1 month prior to the train's departure date.
  • Group reservations (for at least 8 persons) are accepted from 1 month and 7 days in advance to 20 days in advance of departure. Please pick them up anywhere from 1 month to 8 days prior to the day of use.
    (If tickets are not picked up 8 days prior to departure, the reservations will automatically be canceled.)

Refund policy

Before use
Tickets can be refunded if they have not been used and it is before the departure time designated on the ticket.
Handling Fee
100yen
Refund Amount
(Purchase amount) – (handling fee) = Amount of refund

If you lose your ticket

If you lost a ticket, you need to purchase the ticket once again. Please ask for a certificate of double payment at a station so that you can claim a refund with the certificate when the lost ticket is found. In such cases, we will give a refund after deducing the predetermined amount of the handling fee.

Handling Fee
100yen (220yen for a connecting regular ticket)
Refund Period
One year from the day following the day of issuance of a certificate of double payment.

Advance ticket sale hours and locations

Office hours: 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Tickets can be purchased at the following stations during the above office hours:
Ikebukuro, Nerima, Hibarigaoka, Higashi-Kurume, Kiyose, Akitsu, Nishi-Tokorozawa, Shimo-Yamaguchi, Seibukyūjō-mae, Kotesashi, Sayamagaoka, Musashi-Fujisawa, Inariyama-kōen, Irumashi, Bushi, Hannō, Higashi-Hannō, Koma, Musashi-Yokote, Higashi-Agano, Agano, Nishi-Agano, Shōmaru, Ashigakubo, Yokoze, Seibu-Chichibu, Seibu-Shinjuku, Takadanobaba, Tanashi, Hana-Koganei, Kodaira, Kumegawa, Higashi-Murayama, Tokorozawa, Kōkū-kōen, Shin-Tokorozawa, Iriso, Sayamashi, Shin-Sayama, Minami-Ōtsuka, Hon-Kawagoe, and Kokubunji, Tamagawa-jōsui, Haijima.

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