Funabashi (船橋市) is a city located in Chiba Prefecture, Japan, and is part of the Greater Tokyo Area. As of 2020, it has a population of approximately 644,668. Funabashi is known for its vibrant commercial and residential sectors, serving as a significant commuter hub for Tokyo due to its extensive rail and road connections. The city boasts a variety of attractions, including Funabashi H.C. Andersen Park and LaLaport Tokyo Bay shopping mall. It also has a rich history dating back to ancient times, with archaeological sites indicating continuous human habitation for thousands of years.

💻 Funabashi City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Funabashi

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
Asahichō 〒273-0041
Azumachō 〒273-0863
Ichiba 〒273-0001
Innai 〒273-0039
Innaichō 〒273-0025
Oanachō 〒274-0066
Oana Minami 〒274-0067
Oana Kita 〒274-0068
Ojinbōchō 〒274-0082
Kaijin 〒273-0021
Kaijinchō 〒273-0022
Kaijinchō Higashi 〒273-0028
Kaijinchō Nishi 〒273-0027
Kaijinchō Minami 〒273-0024
Katsushikachō 〒273-0032
Kanasugi 〒273-0853
Kanasugidai 〒273-0852
Kanasugichō 〒273-0854
Kanehorichō 〒274-0054
Kamiyamachō 〒273-0046
Kita Honchō 〒273-0864
Gyōda 〒273-0044
Gyōdachō 〒273-0043
Kusugayamachō 〒274-0055
Kurumagatachō 〒274-0051
Kōyadai 〒274-0801
Kosaku 〒273-0037
Kosakuchō 〒273-0038
Onodachō 〒274-0081
Komurochō 〒270-1471
Komegasakichō 〒273-0861
Kowagamachō 〒274-0061
Sakaechō 〒273-0018
Sakigaoka 〒274-0807
Shiomichō 〒273-0016
Shibayama 〒274-0816
Shintakane 〒274-0814
Jinbōchō 〒274-0056
Suzumichō 〒274-0052
Surugadai 〒273-0862
Takasechō 〒273-0014
Takanedai 〒274-0065
Takanechō 〒274-0817
Takidai 〒274-0074
Takidaichō 〒274-0075
Takinoi 〒274-0073
Tsuboichō 〒274-0062
Tsuboi Higashi 〒274-0060
Tsuboi Nishi 〒274-0069
Toyotomichō 〒274-0053
Nakanoki 〒274-0826
Natsumi 〒273-0865
Natsumidai 〒273-0866
Natsumichō 〒273-0867
Nanabayashichō 〒274-0821
Narashino 〒274-0071
Narashinodai 〒274-0063
Nishi Ura 〒273-0017
Nishi Narashino 〒274-0815
Nishi Funa 〒273-0031
Ninomiya 〒274-0823
Hasamachō 〒274-0822
Hamachō 〒273-0012
Higashi Nakayama 〒273-0036
Higashi Funabashi 〒273-0002
Hinode 〒273-0015
Fujiwara 〒273-0047
Futagochō 〒273-0034
Futawa Higashi 〒274-0805
Futawa Nishi 〒274-0806
Hongōchō 〒273-0033
Honchō 〒273-0005
Maebara Higashi 〒274-0824
Maebara Nishi 〒274-0825
Maekaizukacho 〒273-0042
Magomechō 〒273-0851
Magome Nishi 〒273-0855
Matsugaoka 〒274-0064
Maruyama 〒273-0048
Misaki 〒274-0812
Misakichō 〒274-0811
Midoridai 〒274-0818
Minatochō 〒273-0011
Minami Kaijin 〒273-0023
Minami Honchō 〒273-0004
Minami Misaki 〒274-0813
Miyagidai 〒274-0804
Miyama 〒274-0072
Miyamoto 〒273-0003
Motonakayama 〒273-0035
Yakigaya 〒274-0802
Yakigayachō 〒274-0803
Yakuendai 〒274-0077
Yakuendaichō 〒274-0076
Yamate 〒273-0045
Yamanochō 〒273-0026
Wakamatsu 〒273-0013

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 Funabashi 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 Funabashi, along with mail handling for Japanese properties (e.g., akiya, Airbnb, minpaku, etc.)

There are two types of PO boxes available in Funabashi. The first type of PO box is provided by Funabashi 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 Funabashi 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 Funabashi 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.