Hita (日田市), located in Ōita Prefecture, Japan, is a city with a rich history and beautiful natural scenery. Known as "Little Kyoto of Kyushu," it features traditional Japanese architecture and numerous cultural festivals. The city is also famous for its hot springs and the scenic Mikuma River, which offers picturesque views and riverboat tours. Hita's economy is supported by tourism, agriculture, and forestry, with notable local products including cedar and cypress. The city is committed to preserving its cultural heritage while promoting sustainable development​

💻 Hita City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Hita

Click on the district name for the complete Japanese address, the complete English address, how to write a Japanese address, the postal code, the map location, and more.

District Postal Code
Akibarumachi 〒877-1224
Akiyamamachi 〒877-0001
Asahigaoka 〒877-0084
Asahimachi 〒877-0085
Amagasemachi Akaiwa 〒879-4202
Amagasemachi Itsumaichi 〒877-0111
Amagasemachi Ideguchi 〒877-0114
Amagasemachi Onagohata 〒879-4123
Amagasemachi Gōta 〒879-4122
Amagasemachi Sakuradake 〒879-4201
Amagasemachi Tsukada 〒877-0113
Amagasemachi Honjō 〒877-0112
Amagasemachi Mabaru 〒879-4121
Amagasemachi Yuyama 〒879-4203
Ayamedai 〒877-1366
Aritamachi 〒877-1361
Ikebemachi 〒877-1375
Ishii 〒877-0061
Ishimatsumachi 〒877-1352
Ichinosemachi 〒877-1223
Iwamimachi 〒877-1383
Uenomachi 〒877-0062
Uchikawamachi 〒877-0068
Ōtsuruhonmachi 〒877-1104
Ōtsurumachi 〒877-1107
Ōhimachi 〒877-1105
Ōhihonmachi 〒877-1106
Ōbemachi 〒877-0033
Ōmiyamachi 〒877-0055
Ōyamamachi Nishiōyama 〒877-0201
Ōyamamachi Higashiōyama 〒877-0202
Ogasemachi 〒877-0032
Ogawachimachi 〒877-1222
Ozakomachi 〒877-0088
Otōmachi 〒877-1362
Oyamamachi 〒877-0064
Kamikumachi 〒877-0022
Kamijōnaimachi 〒877-0003
Kamitsuemachi Kaminoda 〒877-0312
Kamitsuemachi Kawabaru 〒877-0311
Kamimorodo Memachi 〒877-1372
Kamegawamachi 〒877-0076
Kawashita 〒877-0066
Kawaharamachi 〒877-0043
Kizanmachi 〒877-0045
Kitatomoda 〒877-0078
Kimizakomachi 〒877-0087
Kyōmachi 〒877-0051
Kushikawamachi 〒877-0063
Kuma 〒877-0044
Koganemachi 〒877-0031
Kotohiramachi 〒877-0054
Zaitsumachi 〒877-1231
Sakaimachi 〒877-1354
Sannomiyamachi 〒877-1351
Sanbonmatsu 〒877-0016
Sanbonmatsu Shinmachi 〒877-0017
Shimizumachi 〒877-1232
Shimoidemachi 〒877-0038
Jōgūmachi 〒877-1102
Jōnaishinmachi 〒877-0002
Shiromachi 〒877-0004
Suzuremachi 〒877-1243
Seiganjimachi 〒877-0081
Seiwamachi 〒877-0056
Zenibuchimachi 〒877-0052
Dainichimachi 〒877-0059
Takaimachi 〒877-0067
Takase Honmachi 〒877-0053
Takeda Shinmachi 〒877-0041
Tashima 〒877-0023
Tashima Honmachi 〒877-0026
Tamagawamachi 〒877-0071
Tansō 〒877-0012
Chūō 〒877-0015
Tsukidemachi 〒877-1373
Tsurugawa Chimachi 〒877-1103
Tsurugimachi 〒877-1101
Tenjinmachi 〒877-1234
Tonomachi 〒877-1242
Nakaomachi 〒877-1363
Nakajōmachi 〒877-0011
Nakatsue Muragōse 〒877-0302
Nakatsue Muratochino 〒877-0301
Nakadzurumachi 〒877-0075
Nakano Shimamachi 〒877-0074
Naka Honmachi 〒877-0047
Nanbumachi 〒877-0058
Niibarumachi 〒877-0072
Nikushichō 〒877-0086
Nobotemachi 〒877-1353
Hatamachi 〒877-1384
Higashiha Tamachi 〒877-1381
Higashimachi 〒877-0042
Hidakamachi 〒877-0035
Hinokumamachi 〒877-0073
Hinodemachi 〒877-0082
Hinomotomachi 〒877-1382
Fukiagemachi 〒877-0083
Fushikimachi 〒877-1221
Fujiyamamachi 〒877-1225
Honjōmachi 〒877-0046
Honmachi 〒877-0014
Maetsuemachi Akaishi 〒877-0211
Maetsuemachi Ōno 〒877-0212
Maetsuemachi Yūgi 〒839-1421
Matsunomachi 〒877-1374
Mamedamachi 〒877-0005
Maruno Uchimachi 〒877-0007
Maruyama 〒877-0008
Miikemachi 〒877-1364
Mikawamachi 〒877-1244
Mizumemachi 〒877-1365
Midorimachi 〒877-0065
Minatomachi 〒877-0006
Minamitomo Damachi 〒877-0077
Minami Motomachi 〒877-0024
Miyoshiko Buchimachi 〒877-0036
Miwadanchi 〒877-1233
Motomachi 〒877-0013
Motoemachi 〒877-1121
Motomemachi 〒877-0021
Momoyamamachi 〒877-0034
Morodomemachi 〒877-1371
Yahatamachi 〒877-0057
Yamadamachi 〒877-0089
Yukiimachi 〒877-0039
Yoakekamimachi 〒877-1111
Yoakenakamachi 〒877-1112
Yoakesekimachi 〒877-1113
Wakamiyamachi 〒877-0037

Start with the postal code, the prefecture, the city, the district, and then the number of the block and housing unit. Then end with the person’s name.
Here’s an example of how to write a Japanese address in English.
Ginza, Chuo-ku
Mr. Taro Tanaka

For more information on how to write a Japanese address, see this article.

To type the Japanese postal code, first type the character code '3012.' Then press ALT + X and Japan's postal code symbol will appear.

To obtain an address in Hita for receiving mail, sign up for a virtual address service like MailMate. MailMate provides you with a mailing address for receiving Japanese mail and packages. MailMate can also be used for company registration in Hita, along with mail handling for Japanese properties (e.g., akiya, Airbnb, minpaku, etc.)

There are two types of PO boxes available in Hita. The first type of PO box is provided by Hita Post and is only available for individuals with a daily volume of mail. The second type of PO box is provided by private services with no limits on daily mail volume. Learn more about how to open a PO box in Japan.

Japan Post offers Standard Mail for regular letters and small parcels, typically delivered in 2-3 days. Express Mail speeds this up to 1-2 days. Registered Mail adds tracking and insurance, requiring a signature on delivery. Yu-Pack handles larger parcels with tracking and insurance, delivered in 1-3 days. Letter Pack provides flat-rate options for documents and small items, with tracking available. EMS is for international express delivery, offering fast service to over 120 countries. Non-Standard Mail covers items exceeding standard size and weight limits. Private couriers like Yamato Transport's Takkyubin offer domestic and international parcel delivery with tracking. Sagawa Express provides similar services, including same-day delivery and refrigerated shipping. International couriers like DHL, FedEx, and UPS offer express delivery with tracking and insurance. Specialized services include Cool TA-Q-BIN for refrigerated items, Yu-Mail for books and CDs, and Smart Letter for small documents. These options cover varying needs for speed, cost, and security. For more information on international shipping options, check out this article.

To send mail or packages from Hita to your home country using Japan Post, costs vary based on the service type and parcel weight. For Airmail, rates range from ¥2,050 for a 1kg parcel to ¥64,850 for a 30kg parcel. Surface Mail is cheaper, starting at ¥1,800 for a 1kg parcel to ¥21,000 for a 30kg parcel, but it takes longer. Factors affecting costs include weight, distance, and chosen service. Discounted rates are available for bulk shipments. For detailed rates and more information, visit the article here.

For sending mail and packages from Hita via Japan Post, the weight limit is 30 kg for most services. The size restrictions include a maximum combined length and girth of 3 meters (300 cm). For smaller parcels, the combined length and girth should not exceed 2 meters (200 cm). Specific dimensions and weight limits may vary depending on the service chosen (Airmail, Surface Mail, etc.). For detailed information, refer to the article here.

To print an international parcel label for Japan Post, start by creating an account on Japan Post's International Mail My Page Service. Register both sender and recipient information, then select the desired shipping service, such as EMS or Airmail. Input the shipment details, including content description, shipping date, and parcel weight. After reviewing and confirming all entered information, use the provided printer icon to print the label. For more details, refer to this article.