International Arrival Procedures

The Steps for International Arrivals

Visitors arriving from overseas can learn more about the government’s entry and departure procedures at Japan National Tourism Organizationopens in a separate window

1. Quarantine

Quarantine and Immigration Procedures

Proceed with the quarantine procedures.If a medical questionnaire is distributed aboard the airplane, fill in all required fields and submit it at the quarantine counter.

2.Immigration

Immigration

Have your passport ready and proceed to the applicable counter marked Japanese Passports, Re-Entry or Foreign Passports for inbound passport control procedures. Foreign citizens will require a disembarkation card. (Remove your passport from its cover when presenting it.) The autogate is at Counter No. 3 and No. 4.

3.Baggage Claims

Baggage Claims

Retrieve your checked-in baggage at the baggage claim area (the baggage carousels).
Confirm your airline and flight number with the information display by the carousel. If your baggage does not show up, or your baggage is damaged, show your baggage claim tag to airline staff and get assistance.

4. Plant and Animal Quarantine

Plant and Animal Quarantine

Depending on your country and region of origin, an import inspection following baggage retrieval may be required if you are bringing meat, fruit, animals, or plants into Japan.

5. Customs Inspection

Customs Inspection

Take your baggage with you, proceed to the customs inspection, and submit your personal effects declaration card for inspection.

6. Arrival Lobby

Arrival Lobby

Using the closest information display, choose your preferred means of transportation.
Travellers who are transferring to a domestic flight should see this page.

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