Japan covid travel advice

Explore Covid-19 statistics relating to new cases and the vaccine rollout in Japan plus up-to-date travel advice on entry requirements from government agencies.

  • Entry requirements for Japan
  • Vaccine rollout (%) Fully vaccined

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Covid-19 vaccine rollout

Below are the latest statistics on Covid-19 vaccinations in Japan showing the number of people and percentage of the population who are partially or fully vaccinated.

As of 05/07/2022 Number of people Percentage of population
Partially vaccinated 103,758,874 82.3%
Fully vaccinated 102,383,829 81.2%

The Covid-19 vaccination statistics for Japan is provided by Our World in Data. Last updated on 05/07/22.

Covid-19 statistics - new cases

The figures below show the average numbers of new cases per 100,000 of population for Japan recorded in the latest 7-day period and the percentage difference from the week before, plus charts showing the numbers of new cases recorded over the past 10 weeks.

No Covid-19 statistics on the number of newly recorded cases per 100,000 of population currently available for Japan.

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Entry requirements & travel restrictions

Below is the latest information on the travel and tourism status of Japan including entry requirements and the rules on pre-departure Covid-19 testing and quarantine.

Are there entry restrictions to Japan due to Covid-19?

Japan is open for tourism from the UK.

Negative PCR or NAAT test results required for arrivals from the UK. Tourists must travel with an approved tour company.

Check out Japan National Tourism Organisation for more information.

  • Open for tourismO
    Open for tourism
  • Open for vaccinated arrivalsO*
    Open for vaccinated arrivals
  • Quarantine for unvaccinatedQ*
    Quarantine for unvaccinated
  • Vaccination requiredV
    Vaccination required
  • Test or vaccination requiredT|V
    Test or vaccination required
  • Quarantine requiredQ
    Quarantine required
  • Test requiredT
    Test required
  • Test + vaccination requiredT+V
    Test + vaccination required
  • Closed for tourismC
    Closed for tourism

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Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from Japan?

You do not need to quarantine on arrival in the UK from Japan. The UK no longer requires a passenger locator form, Covid-19 test or proof of vaccination.

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