Regarding new entry to Japan (COVID-19)

Updated on April 28, 2023

From April 28, the quarantine measures upon entering Japan will change. See here for details.

Procedures for re-entry

Please refer here for re-entry procedure.

Japanese Border Measures

※If you are boarding an aircraft arriving in Japan after midnight Japan time on April 29, valid vaccination certificate or pre-departure test is not required.

※Those entering Japan with symptoms of suspected COVID-19 infection will be tested upon arrival. Furthermore, those who test positive will be required to quarantine at a designated facility.

See here for details.

"Visit Japan Web"

Visit Japan Web is a web service that visitors (including Japanese and foreigners who have reentry permits) can use for immigration and customs procedures in order to enter Japan.

Using this service, customs declarations and registration of foreign immigration records can be done in advance.

※Anyone entering Japan on or after April 29, 2023 is no longer required to show a valid vaccination certificate or a test certificate obtained before departure.

Please check details here.

With the above change, the "Quarantine procedure (Fast Track)" icon was removed on April 29 at 00:00 JST.

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Office of Student Services (International)


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