JR Hokkaido IC Card-Kitaca
Card Types/Service/Handling Windows
Types of Kitaca
There are three types of Kitaca, the "Kitaca Commuter Pass", "Registered Kitaca" and the "Non-registered Kitaca", all of which can be charged. The Kitaca cards are sold at "JR Ticket Counter (Midori-no-madoguchi)" inside the Kitaca card area. The "Non-registered Kitaca" can be purchased at ticket vending machines that handle the Kitaca card.
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|Kitaca Commuter Pass||Registered Kitaca||Non-registered Kitaca|
|Sales Price||Amount of pass
+ a depoisit of 500 yen*
(*applicable for first time purchase)
Breakdown: 1,500 yen (SF) + a deposit of 500 yen
(SF: Stored Fare, Previously charged amount)
|Type of Card
(Deposit: Same amount)
( Same amount )
|Sales Counter||All JR Ticket Counters (Midori-no-madoguchi)
in the stations within the Kitaca usable area
|Kitaca handling ticket vending machine||-||Kitaca handling ticket vending machine|
|Reserved seat ticket vending machine||-|
|Charge limit||Upper limit of the card balance is 20,000 yen.|
|Refund||Refundable with a handling fee of 220 yen|
(It will cost a handling fee of 510 yen and deposit of 500 yen, 1,010 yen in total.)
Handling services of ticket windows and ticket machines inside the Kitaca usable area
|JR Ticket Counter
|Kitaca handling ticket vending machine||Kitaca Commuter
Pass Renewal Machine
|Reserved seat ticket vending machine||Charge machine|
|Kitaca Commuter Pass (Renewed)||○||○||○|
|Display/Print history of use||○||○||○|
|Use the remaining amount to purchase a ticket (Purchase of pass not available)||○||○|
*1. Excludes travel centers etc.
*2. Mail order is not available.
*3. Handled at fare adjustment counter in some stations
Kitaca cannot be charged by credit card. (Except charging to Kitaca with a credit card function at JR Ticket Counter (Midori-no-madoguchi).)
List of Kitaca handling windows and ticket machines
Find out where the Kitaca handling windows and ticket machines are installed on the PDF.