Free Wi-Fi Services
For Overseas Tourists
There are a variety of ways to stay connected to the internet while traveling in Japan. In majority of Hotels, Airports, Subways, Coffee Shops and Restaurants free Wi-Fi is available.
In addition, NTT East "Nippon Telegraph and Telephone East Corporation" is introducing the service that allows free Internet use in some other place as well.
NTT East Free Wi-Fi Japan is a Free Wi-Fi service in the eastern Japan area.
Visitors to Japan can use this Free Wi-Fi service for up to 14 days, completely free of charge, on presentation of your passport.
The service is available in a wide range of areas inside and outside Tokyo. You can enjoy free W-Fi in half of Japan through just one ID!
Get a free Wi-Fi Card by presenting your Passport at a designated facility.
Japan Connected-free Wi-Fi is an app that lets you easily enjoy free Wi-Fi services all across Japan.
By registering for this app with the ID that you have obtained, you can easily use Wi-Fi services in Free Wi-Fi Japan supported by NTT EAST areas the same way you can in other free Wi-Fi areas.
Cities & Prefectures
Several companies rent smartphones that include unlimited data and Wi-Fi tethering.
This can be a great value as the devices serve as both a rental phone as well as a means for connecting to the internet on the go.
Both iPhone and android models are available to rent at major Japanese airports or via the internet for delivery to your home or hotel.
These companies offer multiple choices including USB Modems, Rental and prepaid SIM cards.