JR Group strictly forbid discounts on their Japan Rail Passes. There are however discount prices for chrildren under the age of 12.
- The fares are free for children between the age of 0-5, and they don’t need their own Japan Rail Pass.
- Children between 6-11 get 50% discount on their JR Pass price.
- Children from 12 years and up are lised and classed as adults at JR and will need their own Japan Rail Pass (adult pass).
With kind regards, Jonathan H.