Safety tips for travelers

This website provides international tourists in Japan
with information about safe travel.

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The purpose of this website is to provide information to ensure safe travel for foreign tourists visiting Japan.


  • When travelling in Japan, it is important to act in accordance with the accurate information provided by information sources in Japan.
  • This site contains links to the websites of NHK WORLD for news, the Japan Meteorological Agency for weather information, and airlines and railway companies for traffic information.
  • With respect to availability of transportation, please note that schedules may be subject to change in the event of an emergency such as a disaster. Please refer to the information provided by the relevant business operators.
  • In the event of an emergency such as a disaster, please check the website of the embassy of your country in Japan. The embassy website may provide valuable information for you.
  • In addition, please make sure to refer to the information provided by public agencies in Japan for other information.

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