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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.
Vaccine rollout (%)
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Japan covid live updates
- Travel advice for Japan - UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO)
- Travellers' health for Japan - Ministry of Health Labour and Welfare, Japan
- Coronavirus timeline in Japan - Our World in Data
- Latest info on travel to Japan - Japan National Tourism Organisation
FCDO travel advice
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|
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.
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.
- OOpen for tourism
- O*Open for vaccinated arrivals
- Q*Quarantine for unvaccinated
- VVaccination required
- T|VTest or vaccination required
- QQuarantine required
- TTest required
- T+VTest + vaccination required
- CClosed for tourism
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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