Japan

Questions & Answers about Japan Visa

❓ Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Japan visa

Andorran citizens need a valid passport with at least six months validity, a return or onward ticket, and proof of sufficient funds to cover their stay in Japan.

The Japan visa-free stay is usually for tourism purposes only. For working or studying in Japan Andorran citizens usually requires a specific visa, and you should not engage in such activities on a tourist visa-free stay.

Argentine citizens do not need a visa to visit the Japan.

The maximum duration of stay in Japan for citizens of Argentina for a visa-free stay is 90 days.

Overstaying visa-free entry to Japan is punishable by a fine, in case of serious violations a ban on entry to Japan is possible. It is essential to leave the country before your authorized stay expires or to extend your stay legally if needed.

Japanese immigration authorities may ask for proof of sufficient funds or a return ticket when entering the country without a visa. It is advisable to have these documents with you when traveling.

Argentine citizens need a valid passport with at least six months validity, a return or onward ticket, and proof of sufficient funds to cover their stay in Japan.

The Japan visa-free stay is usually for tourism purposes only. For working or studying in Japan Argentine citizens usually requires a specific visa, and you should not engage in such activities on a tourist visa-free stay.

Austrian citizens do not need a visa to visit the Japan.

The maximum duration of stay in Japan for citizens of Austria for a visa-free stay is 90 days.

Overstaying visa-free entry to Japan is punishable by a fine, in case of serious violations a ban on entry to Japan is possible. It is essential to leave the country before your authorized stay expires or to extend your stay legally if needed.

Japanese immigration authorities may ask for proof of sufficient funds or a return ticket when entering the country without a visa. It is advisable to have these documents with you when traveling.

Austrian citizens need a valid passport with at least six months validity, a return or onward ticket, and proof of sufficient funds to cover their stay in Japan.

The Japan visa-free stay is usually for tourism purposes only. For working or studying in Japan Austrian citizens usually requires a specific visa, and you should not engage in such activities on a tourist visa-free stay.

Bahamian citizens do not need a visa to visit the Japan.

The maximum duration of stay in Japan for citizens of Bahamas for a visa-free stay is 90 days.

Overstaying visa-free entry to Japan is punishable by a fine, in case of serious violations a ban on entry to Japan is possible. It is essential to leave the country before your authorized stay expires or to extend your stay legally if needed.

Japanese immigration authorities may ask for proof of sufficient funds or a return ticket when entering the country without a visa. It is advisable to have these documents with you when traveling.

Bahamian citizens need a valid passport with at least six months validity, a return or onward ticket, and proof of sufficient funds to cover their stay in Japan.

The Japan visa-free stay is usually for tourism purposes only. For working or studying in Japan Bahamian citizens usually requires a specific visa, and you should not engage in such activities on a tourist visa-free stay.

Japanese immigration authorities may ask for proof of sufficient funds or a return ticket when entering the country without a visa. It is advisable to have these documents with you when traveling.

Overstaying visa-free entry to Japan is punishable by a fine, in case of serious violations a ban on entry to Japan is possible. It is essential to leave the country before your authorized stay expires or to extend your stay legally if needed.

The maximum duration of stay in Japan for citizens of Andorra for a visa-free stay is 90 days.

Andorran citizens do not need a visa to visit the Japan.

Yes, you can apply for a Japanese visa online. However, please note that the application process may vary depending on the purpose and duration of your visit. The following items may be required for an online visa application for Japan:
  • Valid passport
  • Completed visa application form
  • Passport-sized photographs
  • Flight itinerary
  • Evidence of accommodation
  • Financial documents
  • Proof of travel insurance
  • Additional supporting documents based on the purpose of your visit (e.g., business documents, letter of invitation)

  • Valid passport
  • Completed visa application form
  • Passport-sized photographs
  • Proof of travel itinerary
  • Proof of accommodation in Japan
  • Proof of sufficient funds to cover expenses during the stay
  • Copy of flight ticket or itinerary (if available)

  • Valid passport
  • Visa application form
  • Recent passport-sized photograph
  • Proof of financial capability
  • Travel itinerary
  • Hotel reservation details
  • Employment certificate or proof of business ownership
  • Income tax return or bank statements
  • Affidavit of support and consent (if applicable)

Yes, it is possible to extend your tourist visa while in Japan. Here is a list of items related to extending your tourist visa in Japan:
  • Visit the nearest Immigration Bureau in Japan
  • Submit the required documents
  • Fill out the application form for extension
  • Provide a valid reason for extension
  • Present your passport and residence card
  • Pay the necessary fees
  • Wait for the decision on your visa extension

You can stay in Japan with a tourist visa for up to 90 days.

No, you cannot work in Japan with a tourist visa.
  • A tourist visa is issued for short-term visits and does not permit employment.
  • Working in Japan requires a proper work visa or a visa specifically for work purposes.

  • Passport valid for at least 6 months
  • Valid onward ticket for departure within 30 days
  • Visa for the country of your final destination (if required)

  • The processing time for a Japanese visa varies depending on the type of visa, the embassy/consulate, and other factors.
  • It is recommended to apply for a Japanese visa at least a few weeks in advance of your intended travel date.
  • Typically, the processing time for a Japanese visa can range from a few days to several weeks.
  • During peak travel seasons or for certain visa types, the processing time may be longer.
  • It is advisable to check with the specific embassy/consulate where you plan to apply for the most accurate information regarding processing times.

A Japanese visa costs:
  • Single-entry visa: $27
  • Multiple-entry visa: $54
  • Transit visa: $6
  • Working visa: $45
  • Student visa: $28

  • A valid passport
  • Completed visa application form
  • Passport-sized photograph
  • Proof of travel arrangements (flight reservations, itinerary, etc.)
  • Proof of accommodation in Japan (hotel reservations, etc.)
  • Evidence of sufficient financial means to cover expenses during the stay
  • Travel insurance
  • Documents showing the purpose of the trip (invitation letter, conference registration, etc.)
  • Proof of ties to your home country (employment letter, property ownership, etc.)
  • Any additional documents required by the Japanese embassy or consulate in your country