Today, more and more elderly people or people with disability are traveling in Japan.
Japan has put into force a law to ensure accessibility at many places throughout the country.
Organizations at different levels such as the Japanese government, local authorities and NPOs have worked on the development of an accessible travel environment for everyone including people with disabilities and special needs.
Airlines in Japan offer various discount fares on domestic flights.
Japan is covered by an extensive domestic air network, which is served by All Nippon Airways "ANA" and Japan Airlines "JAL", together with a number of smaller carriers which offer significant discounts on the cost of a standard domestic fare.