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Japan visa & entry requirements

Japan visa information

Last updated April 2022 - currently entry to Japan for tourism is suspended. 

Is an entry visa required for Japan?

Citizens of the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, the United States and most European countries do not require a visa to visit Japan for up to 90 days.

Notable exceptions are citizens from Russia, China and the Philippines who have to apply for a visa directly with the Japanese Embassy in their country of residence.

All other nationalities should check with the Japanese Embassy in their country of residence for the most up-to-date information.

What is required to arrange a visa?

In the event of a visa being required, arrangements should be made with the Japanese Embassy in your country of residence in advance of your departure to Japan.