WI-FI HOTSPOT GUIDE

In Tokyo, there is a rapidly growing number of areas that provide internet access services utilizing public wireless LAN. Thus, it is possible to enjoy high-speed wireless internet connections at a wide variety of locations in the city, including cafes, stations, and airports. There are also many internet cafes, which offer a comfortable environment for surfing the net.

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Free Wi-Fi (Internet) access is available in areas displaying the following signs.
For details, visit the website of each service provider.

Apps for download

Japan Connected-Free Wi-Fi

Japan Connected-Free Wi-Fi

Japan Connected-free Wi-Fi connects to all Wi-Fi hotspots in Japan free of charge. Complete the registration only once and this user-friendly app can access multiple hotspots offered by the providers below.

Coverage areas and facilities

Airports, train stations, commercial facilities, convenience stores, and other areas of town.
Access the addresses and maps of all coverage areas with this app.

Languages

English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean , Thai, Japanese

User Registration

Email address, name, sex, and age group

How to connect

All services will become available after completing the membership registration once, when launching the app for the first time.
Re-registration is required after 90 days of inactivity.
Simply tap the Connect button once.
http://www.ntt-bp.net/jcfw/en.html( External link )

Download the app to use the following services introduced on this page.

Get it on Google Play  Download on the App Store


TRAVEL JAPAN Wi-Fi

TRAVEL JAPAN Wi-Fi

App for foreign visitors to Japan. Simply download to access more than 200,000 Wi-Fi hotspots in Japan automatically. The app also provides useful information about areas nearby, like tourist destinations and coupons.

Coverage areas and facilities

Public transportation (airports, train stations, limousine buses), cafes, restaurants, commercial facilities, convenience stores, and other public areas in Japan

SSID

Wi2, Wi2_club, Wi2_free, wifi_square, UQ_Wi-Fi

*Enter the premium code to use Wi2premium and Wi2premium_club in addition to the above

Languages

English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean , Thai

User Registration

Only with agreement to user policy

How to connect

Complete simple settings upon download for automatic connection without login each time

http://wi2.co.jp/tjw/welcome/english.html( External link )

Get it on Google Play  Download on the App Store

Collaborating service providers

Narita Airport Free Wi-Fi

Coverage areas and facilities

Narita Airport terminals

SSID

FreeWiFi-NARITA

Languages

English , Chinese (simplified) , Korean , Japanese

How to connect

http://www.narita-airport.jp/en/guide/service/list/svc_33_wire.html#lan02( External link )

G Free

Coverage areas and facilities

Ginza-dori Street (Ginza 1-chome to 8-chome), Harumi-dori Street, Matsuya rooftop, Mitsukoshi rooftop, Ginza Kabukiza B2F Kobikicho Square, Namiki-dori Street (5-chome to 8-chome)

SSID

@GinzaFree

Languages

Japanese , English , Chinese (simplified)

How to connect

http://www.ginza.jp/townguide/gfree( External link )

FREEMOBILE

Coverage areas and facilities

Vending machines, commercial facilities, general facilities
http://freemobile.jp/?page_id=130( External link ) (Japanese)

SSID

Free access: FREEMOBILE

Secure access: FREEMOBILE_SECURE

Languages

Japanese , English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean

How to connect

http://www.freemobile-wifi.com/model/index.html( External link ) (Japanese)

* Uses two SSIDs: free (no registration) and secure (registration required). Email address required only for secure access registration.

Services that require membership registration

Haneda Free Wi-Fi

Coverage areas and facilities

Haneda Airport Domestic Passenger Terminals

SSID

HANEDA-FREE-WIFI

Languages

English , Chinese (simplified) , Korean , Japanese

User Registration

Email address and name

How to connect

http://www.tokyo-airport-bldg.co.jp/en/( External link )

JR-EAST FREE Wi-Fi

Coverage areas and facilities

38 JR East stations including Tokyo, Hamamatsucho, Shinjuku, Shibuya, Ueno, Ikebukuro, Akihabara, and Maihama; JR East Travel Service Centers at Tokyo Station, Haneda Airport International Terminal Station, Narita International Airport Station, and Airport Terminal 2 Station

SSID

JR-EAST_FREE_WiFi

Languages

Japanese , English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean

User Registration

Email address only

How to connect

http://www.jreast.co.jp/e/pdf/free_wifi_02_e.pdf( External link )

Toei Bus Free Wi-Fi Service

Coverage areas and facilities

All Toei Bus routes (except on Koto Route 01, and when passengers will switch to another operator’s bus, on routes shared with other operators).

SSID

Toei_Bus_Free_Wi-Fi

Languages

English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean , Japanese

User Registration

Email address only

How to connect

http://www.ntt-bp.net/company/news/2013/pdf/1122/manual_english.pdf( External link )

TOEI SUBWAY FREE Wi-Fi

Coverage areas and facilities

35 Toei Subway stations

SSID

Toei_Subway_Free_Wi-Fi

Languages

English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean , Japanese

User Registration

Email address only (for individual registration via web browser)

How to connect

http://www.kotsu.metro.tokyo.jp/eng/services/free_wi-fi.html( External link )

TOBU FREE Wi-Fi

Coverage areas and facilities

Introduced successively at 21 major Tobu Railway stations including Asakusa, TOKYO SKYTREE, Kita-senju, Tobu-nikko, Kinugawa-onsen, Ikebukuro, and Kawagoe; TOKYO SKYTREE Town, Tobu World Square, Asakusa Station Building EKIMISE, Asakusa Station Sightseeing Service Center, and limited expresses Spacia and Ryomo

SSID

TOBU_Free_Wi-Fi

Languages

Japanese , English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean , Thai

User Registration

Email address only

How to connect

http://www.tobu.co.jp/foreign/pdf/FreeWifi.pdf( External link )

FREE Wi-Fi & TOKYO

Coverage areas and facilities

Parks, gardens, and cultural facilities run by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government; Tokyo Metropolitan Government office buildings
http://www.wifi-tokyo.jp/list.html( External link )

SSID

FREE_Wi-Fi_and_TOKYO

Languages

Japanese , English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean

User Registration

• Registration with email address
• Registration with social networking account

How to connect

http://www.wifi-tokyo.jp/mail.html( External link )

JAPAN FREE WIFI

Coverage areas and facilities

Mitsubishi Estate buildings in the Otemachi-Marunouchi-Yurakucho area (including Marunouchi Building and Shin-Marunouchi Building), Ikebukuro, and Yokohama

SSID

JAPAN-FREE-WIFI

Languages

English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean , Japanese

User Registration

Email address and name

How to connect

http://www.marunouchi.com/e/page/map_wifi.html ( External link )

FREESPOT

Coverage areas and facilities

1,052 locations in Tokyo including cafes, hotels, and public facilities (as of November 30, 2015)
http://www.freespot.com/users/map_e.html( External link )

SSID

FREESPOT, 'freespot'=SecurityPassword(AES), original SSID set by each facility

Languages

English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean , Japanese
* Note, however, that in general the facilities do not provide support for inquiries in foreign languages.

User Registration

Email address only

How to connect

http://www.freespot.com/owners/images/fs_guide_en_w8.pdf ( External link )

Hills Wi-Fi

Coverage areas and facilities

Roppongi Hills, Ark Hills, Toranomon Hills

SSID

Hills-WiFi

Languages

English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean , Japanese

User Registration

Email address only

How to connect

At the facility, turn your device’s Wi-Fi connection on, select Hills-WiFi, and launch your web browser. A membership registration guide will appear. Follow the instructions on the screen

http://www.roppongihills.com.e.nt.hp.transer.com/service/wireless_lan_service.html( External link )

Tokyo Odaiba FreeWiFi

Coverage areas and facilities

Odaiba area, Tokyo Waterfront City area

SSID

FreeWiFi_ODAIBA

Languages

Japanese , English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean

User Registration

Email address only

How to connect

http://www.tokyo-odaiba.net/wifi/en/( External link )
Complete the membership registration to obtain the ID and password required for connection. Then log in at the coverage area.

Neither membership registration nor login is required to connect to Tokyo Odaiba.net in the coverage area.
* The information given is as of January 18, 2016.

Visit SHIBUYA Wi-Fi

Coverage areas and facilities

Tokyu / Tokyo Metro Shibuya Station, Shibuya Hikarie, Tokyu Department Store Main Store / Toyoko Store, Shibuya 109, Shibuya Mark City, Hachiko Square, Shibuchika underground shopping center, Moai statue area (with exceptions)

SSID

0000Visit_SHIBUYA

Languages

English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean

User Registration

Email address, ID, and password
ID and password are issued upon presenting a foreign ID such as a passport.

How to connect

A service specially for foreign travelers.

Hikari Station

Coverage areas and facilities

https://flets.com/spot/ap/ap_search_s.html( External link ) (Japanese)

SSID

0000FLETS-PORTAL

* May vary by area

Languages

English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean , Japanese

User Registration

[15 minutes x 2 sessions]
Email address and password required for registration

[2 weeks of use for foreign tourists]
Foreigners are required to enter the ID and password indicated on the
ID/password card.
Card distribution locations:http://flets.com/freewifi/spot.html( External link )

How to connect

[15 minutes x 2 sessions]

https://flets.com/hikaristation/use_guide.html( External link ) (Japanese)
[2 weeks of use for foreign tourists]
http://flets.com/freewifi/step.html( External link )

at_STARBUCKS_Wi2

Coverage areas and facilities

More than 1,000 Starbucks coffee shops in Japan (with exceptions)

SSID

at_STARBUCKS_Wi2

Languages

Japanese , English

User Registration

Email address and password required for permanent registration. Select either option below.
1. Permanent registration with email address and password

2. 1 hour session with Facebook, Twitter, Google, or Yahoo! Japan account (no advanced registration required)

How to connect

http://starbucks.wi2.co.jp/pc/index_en.html External link )

7SPOT

Coverage areas and facilities

7-Eleven, Ito-Yokado, Sogo/Seibu, Denny’s, Akachan Honpo, Loft

SSID

7SPOT

Languages

[7 Spot account holders]

Japanese (Digital guidebooks are available in English, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, and Korean.)

[Social networking service account holders]

Japanese , English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean , Thai

User Registration

[7 Spot account holders]
Email address, password, gender, and age group required for provisional
registration, and email authentication for permanent registration
[Social networking service account holders]
No registration required for use via the social networking accounts below
* Only at 7-Eleven and Ito-Yokado stores

Social networking services: Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Weibo, LINE,Instagram

How to connect

http://webapp.7spot.jp/howtoconnect.html( External link ) (Japanese)

LAWSON Free Wi-Fi

Coverage areas and facilities

12,000 Lawson and Lawson Store 100 stores in Japan (with exceptions)

SSID

LAWSON_Free_Wi-Fi

Languages

Japanese , English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean

User Registration

Email address and agreement with user policy required on the first time only (email address valid for 1 year)

How to connect

http://www.lawson.co.jp/service/others/wifi/lang/en.html( External link )

FamilyMart Wi-Fi

Coverage areas and facilities

10,000 FamilyMart stores in Japan (with exceptions)

SSID

Famima_Wi-Fi

Languages

Japanese

User Registration

Email address, password, and permanent registration

How to connect

http://www.family.co.jp/services/famimawi-fi/( External link ) (Japanese)

FREE Wi-Fi PASSPORT

Coverage areas and facilities

Service provided by SoftBank, the largest provider of Wi-Fi hotspots in Japan. 400,000 SoftBank Wi-Fi hotspots in Japan including cafes and restaurants

SSID

.FREE_Wi-Fi_PASSPORT

Languages

English , Chinese (simplified) , Chinese (traditional) , Korean

User Registration

* Simple phone call to dedicated toll-free number
* Gender and age group required for registration on first time only

How to connect

http://www.softbank.jp/en/mobile/special/freewifi/en/setting/( External link )
Enter your phone number and password once for registration, and enjoy connection for two weeks. No need for dedicated app.

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