July 19, 2013

JR East pre-paid Suica card used by 43 million commuters in Tokyo metropolitan area



Picture: How to use a Suica card at a vending machine


"Suica cards.....JR East issues the cards, which are pre-paid e-money cards that can double as commuter passes. The cards are used by about 43 million bus and train commuters primarily in the Tokyo metropolitan area."

Source: JR East selling Suica card data
July 19th 2013
Daily Yomiuri