The Introduction of International Tourist Tax in Japan
Please be informed that International Tourist Tax will be introduced as follows.
Applicable to tickets issued on/after January 7, 2019 (Mon) and for travel on/after January 7, 2019 (Mon).
- *It will be collected on the ticket along with fares upon ticketing.
- *It is also applicable when a ticket issued before the above effective date is changed on/after the effective date.
Tax Amount (all airports in Japan)
International Departures:JPY 1,000 (consumption tax not applicable)
- *Common amount for adult and child passengers.
- *Passengers who transit/transfer from international flight to international flight within 24 hours will be exempted from this tax when the transit/transfer occurs on the same ticket.
Please refer to the website of National Tax Agency for more details.
National Tax Agency official website
December 13, 2018