Japan is part of Asia with main city at
Tokyo. It's usually 🌤️ 3.60 °C in Japan with a rainfall of 🌧 100.43 mm. Almost no one in Japan asks for tips. Internet speed in Japan is on average 17.4 Mbps. In Japan you drive on the left side. Its Developed country with a
population of 127M people. The main currency is Yen. The languages
spoken are Japanese. Automatic teller machines are everywhere in Japan. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developed 🌤️ ~3.60 °C 🌧 ~100.43 mm 👨👩👦👦 127M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
Commercial flights to depart Japan are diminishing and may cease entirely. If you can't leave or want to remain in Japan, follow the advice of local authorities, take care to protect yourself from exposure to COVID-19, ensure you have arrangements in place for an extended stay, and keep in contact with family and friends. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Japan overall.
issued date: March 26, 2020
Japan uses 100V, 50/60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A and Type B.
The languages that are typically spoken are Japanese
💱 Currencies Used
Japan uses the Japanese yen (symbol: ¥), code JPY.Banknotes come in denominations of 10000, 5000, 2000 and 1000 yen. Yen is subdivided into 100 sens. Coins come in denominations of 500, 100, 50, 10, 5 and 1 yen.
Accepted only within large businesses Credit cards are only accepted within Japan from large businesses & hotels. Visa, MasterCard, Maestro and JCB are the most widely accepted. American Express is less common. Diners Club, UnionPay and Discover are pretty rare. RuPay is unknown.
Automatic teller machines are everywhere in Japan. Pretty much anywhere you look there will be an ATM. Japan has one of the highest ATM densities in the world.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Do not tip Almost no one in Japan asks for tips. It is not expected nor obligatory to give a tip. In fact offering a gratuity may be considered rude.