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Snow forecast in Japan 2019

Heavy snow is predicted to fall in eastern and western area during the 2018 December to 2019 January holiday season. There may be possible train…...
January 4, 2019 | Latest News | Travel Advisory

Kumamoto earthquake 03 January 2019

On January 3rd 2019 at approximately 6:10 pm JST, a strong earthquake (Magnitude 5.1) occurred in Kumamoto Prefecture on the island of Kyushu, southwestern Japan.…...
January 4, 2019 | Latest News | Travel Advisory

Japan Visitor Hotline

We are pleased to launch the Japan Visitor Hotline, a 24-hour, 365 days a year, multilingual call service for travellers in Japan. Call the Japan Visitor Hotline…...
December 21, 2018 | Latest News | Travel Advisory

Consumer Hotline for Tourists

The National Consumer Affairs Center of Japan has launched the Consumer Hotline for Tourists which offers telephone consultations for overseas visitors that experience consumer issues…...
December 5, 2018 | Latest News | Travel Advisory

2018.9.6 Earthquake in Hokkaido

On September 6th, 2018 at approximately 3:00 am JST (6:00 pm GMT), a strong earthquake (Magnitude 6.7) occurred in Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido. For…...
September 6, 2018 | Latest News | Travel Advisory

2018.7.6 Warning for Heavy Rains

Updated: 20 July 2018 Please refer to this site for information and updates about the recent heavy rain in Japan: https://www.japan.travel/en/news/2018-7-6-warning-for-heavy-rains/ For more information on the status…...
July 10, 2018 | Latest News | Travel Advisory

2018.6.18 Northern Osaka Prefecture Earthquake

Updated 19 June 2018 On June 18th, 2018 at approximately 8:00 am JST (23:00 pm GMT), a strong earthquake (Magnitude 6.1) occurred in the northern Osaka…...
June 18, 2018 | Latest News | Travel Advisory