Mobile Phones

Mobile Phones

Nowadays, there are various options to have a mobile phone in Japan, such as signing a new contract with a major cell phone carrier, buying a low-cost SIM, or renting a mobile Wi-Fi.

This page introduces some service providers as examples. Of course, you can use another service as well.

Mobile Service Providers for Non-Japanese Residents

Low-Cost Mobile Service Providers

Major Mobile Phone Carriers in Japan

You can find instructions on how to sign up for a cell phone in English language in the webpages below.

Useful Resources