Tourist Visa

Tourists from 68 countries are allowed entry to Japan without any kind of visa as of July 2017. The period of stay, however, depends from country to country.

15 days ➔ Brunei, Indonesia, Thailand

30 days ➔ United Arab Emirates

Tourists from the countries written below can stay up to 90 days in Japan without visa. Countries with an asterisk (*) in front of them need to have one of the following, depending on your country:

An ePassport in compliance with ICOA (International Civil Aviation Organization) standards, SAR (Special Administrative Region) or BNO (British National Overseas) passport, a passport including a personal identification number, a Machine-Readable Passport (MRP).

Africa * Lesotho
Mauritius
Tunisia
America Argentina
Bahamas
* Barbados
Canada
Chile
Costa Rica
Dominican Republic
El Salvador
Guatemala
Honduras
* Mexico
Surinam
United States
Uruguay
Asia * Indonesia
Israel
* Malaysia
Republic of Korea
Singapore
Turkey
* Hong Kong
* Macao
* Taiwan
Europe Andorra
* Austria
Belgium
Bulgaria
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Finland
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
France
* Germany
Greece
Hungary
Iceland
* Ireland
Italy
Latvia
* Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Malta
Monaco
Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Romania
San Marino
Serbia
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
* Switzerland
* United Kingdom
Oceania Australia
New Zealand

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