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Last Update : 2018/10/18

The Japan Tourism Agency is an external agency of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, and is organized as follows:
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Regional Organization

The district transport bureaus under the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, as well as the Transport Department of the Okinawa General Bureau under the Cabinet Office also conduct tourism-related operations. For information about tourism measures in each region, please refer to the contact information below.

Tourism Divisions of District Transport Bureaus and Okinawa General Bureau

Hokkaido District Transport Bureau (Japanese) (Hokkaido)

International Tourism Division Tel: +81-11-290-2723

Tourism-Based Regional Development Division Tel: +81-11-290-2722

Planning and Tourism Department


Tohoku District Transport Bureau (Japanese) (Miyagi, Aomori, Iwate, Akita, Yamagata and Fukushima)

International Tourism Division/Tourism and Regional Development Division, Planning and Tourism Department

Tel: +81-22-299-8851


Kanto District Transport Bureau (Japanese) (Kanagawa, Tokyo, Ibaraki, Tochigi, Gunma, Saitama, Chiba and Yamanashi)

International Tourism Division Tel: +81-45-211-7273

Tourism and Regional Development Division Tel: +81-45-211-7265

Planning and Tourism Department


Hokuriku-shin’etsu District Transport Bureau (Japanese) (Niigata, Toyama, Ishikawa and Nagano)

International Tourism Division/Tourism and Regional Development Division, Planning and Tourism Department

Tel: +81-25-244-6118


Chubu District Transport Bureau (Japanese) (Aichi, Shizuoka, Gifu, Mie and Fukui)

International Tourism Division Tel: +81-52-952-8005

Tourism and Regional Development Division Tel: +81-52-952-8009

Planning and Tourism Department


Kinki District Transport Bureau (Japanese) (Osaka, Kyoto, Shiga, Nara, Wakayama and Hyogo)

International Tourism Division Tel: +81-6-6949-6796

Tourism and Regional Development Division Tel: +81-6-6949-6411

Planning and Tourism Department


Chugoku District Transport Bureau (Japanese) (Hiroshima, Okayama, Yamaguchi, Tottori and Shimane)

International Tourism Division/Tourism and Regional Development Division, Planning and Tourism Department

Tel: +81-82-228-8701


Shikoku District Transport Bureau (Japanese) (Kagawa, Ehime, Kochi and Tokushima)

International Tourism Division Tel: +81-87-835-6358

Tourism and Regional Development Division Tel: +81-87-835-6357

Planning and Tourism Department


Kyushu District Transport Bureau (Japanese) (Fukuoka, Oita, Saga, Nagasaki, Kumamoto, Miyazaki and Kagoshima)

International Tourism Division Tel: +81-92-472-2335

Tourism and Regional Development Division Tel: +81-92-472-2920

Planning and Tourism Department


Okinawa General Bureau (Japanese) (Okinawa)

Transport Department Tel: +81-98-866-1812

Japan National Tourism Organization

The JTA also has the Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) in its jurisdiction (Law Concerning the Independent Administrative Institution Japan National Tourism Organization [Law No. 181 of 2002]).
 
As the official tourism bureau of Japan, the JNTO performs operations necessary to encourage overseas visitors to Japan, including tourism advertising abroad and tour guiding for international travelers.
 
For more information, please visit the official JNTO website: http://www.jnto.go.jp.
 
Contacts for Organizational Information 
 
          For information about the Japan Tourism Agency: 
                    Planning Office, Administration Division, JTA
                    Tel: +81-3-5253-8111(ex 27-115)
 
          For information about district transport bureaus and the Okinawa General Bureau:
                    Please contact each organization directly.