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Internet Access

In Japan, you will find many Wi-Fi signals which you can enjoy browsing the internet. Please note they often require a password for security reasons. (In an effort to prevent internet-related crimes, service providers are required to identify whom they are providing the services to. Some require long-term contracts which normally are limited to residents of Japan.)
Also, most accommodations are internet-ready, but you might sometimes find a wired internet connector in your room. In such case, please use a wireless travel router.
If your budget allows, hiring a mobile hotspot device at the airport is another good option. You can use it in any areas the mobile covers.

(*)Various types of unlimited mobile phone data networks have been prevalent among long-term residents. As a result, if not at home or at office, people have long preferred to use this location free mobile service.Due to the recent boom in smartphones, things are changing and phone companies are eagerly setting up many Wi-Fi spots for their customers to ease the traffic on their mobile phone data networks.

A few examples of wireless internet that you can use in Japan :


 

Charge-free Wi-Fi Spots

New Tokyo International Airport (Narita Airport)

 
Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport)

 
Chubu International Airport (Centrair)

 

Paid Service

Pocket Wi-Fi and SIM Card Rental

Rental service is available upon arrival at Narita Airport or Kansai Airport. There are several companies also sent it to your first hotel. For further information please contact any of the following companies.
 
Other companies
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