Information regarding COVID-19

From 0:00 am (JST) on April 29, 2023, about all travelers and returnees

(1) All travelers and returnees will no longer be required to submit either a certificate of negative result of COVID-19 test conducted within 72 hours prior to departure, or a valid COVID-19 vaccination certificate of three doses or equivalent.

(2) Currently implemented measures including random sampling test which are provisional measures for all travelers and returnees arriving from China (excluding Hong Kong and Macau) by direct flights, will be replaced to the testing on arrival required to those who show symptoms, which is the same measure applied to all other travelers and returnees.

For more detail, please refer to Border Measures page of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.
For Visa application, please see the Embassy’s webpage on Visas

【Useful contacts】
Local Call Centers

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare Call Center

For safe travels in Japan: Guide for when you are feeling ill
*Information on searching medical institutions in Japan etc.