Subscribe mobile phone number in japan

Mobile phones are important and become necessary for everything about communication with friend, family, co-working include making transection. We would like to introducing how to subscribe mobile phone number in japan.

In japan, There are big 3 mobile carrier as below

For people who need only sim card, NTT Docomo is only one you can choose. You can purchase at . but for Softbank and au, They only have contract phones with 24 month contracts. People who live in japan less than 2 years can not purchase.

You can subscribe for mobile phone number of all service provider at shop, pop-up store, retailer, electronic store or department store.

Data SIM

Start at 240 yen. The most cheap of all, have a lot of package that suitable for your usage but you can only use an internet data.

Data SIM + SMS

Same as Data SIM but this plan can sending sms


This plan coverage of all usage (Internet Data, SMS, Phone Call)