Access to downtown Tokyo from Narita Airport:


Information on Taxi is also shown on the "Buses" page.

Access to downtown Tokyo from Haneda Airport:

Rails and buses

Tokyo lies in the humid subtropical climate zone, with hot humid summers and generally mild winters with cool spells. The region, like much of Japan, experiences a one-month seasonal lag, with the warmest month being August, which averages 27.5 °C (81.5 °F).

The currency of Japan is Yen(¥).

Paper currency: 10,000 Yen, 5,000 Yen, 2,000 Yen(rare paper), 1,000 Yen
Coins: 500 Yen, 100 Yen, 50 Yen, 10Yen, 5 Yen, 1 Yen

Currency Converter

Normal banking hours are from 9:00 to 15:00 hrs. Monday to Friday. 
ATMs located in bank branches, post offices and some convenience stores such as 7-Eleven accept a variety of international credit cards to obtain the local currency.


To make a call to Tokyo from your country: +81-3-(eight-digit telephone number)

Emergency: Police 110, Fire & Ambulance 119

News in Japan

Japan Times

Japan Guide