Nishi Ward (Nishi-ku) in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan, is an administrative district located in the western part of Hiroshima City. Established in 1980, Nishi Ward is known for its blend of residential and commercial areas, historical sites, and natural beauty. Key landmarks include the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and the Atomic Bomb Dome, reflecting the city's pivotal role in World War II history. The ward is characterized by its vibrant local economy, educational institutions, and cultural attractions, making it a significant area within Hiroshima Prefecture.


💻 Hiroshima, Naka Ward Government Official Website


Districts and Postal Codes in Hiroshimashinakaku

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District Postal Code
Teramachi 〒730-0801
Enomachi 〒730-0851
Ebaokimachi 〒730-0837
Ebasakaemachi 〒730-0836
Ebanihonmatsu 〒730-0834
Ebahonmachi 〒730-0833
Ebahigashi 〒730-0832
Ebanishi 〒730-0831
Ebaminami 〒730-0835
Ebisuchō 〒730-0021
Ōtemachi 〒730-0051
Kakomachi 〒730-0812
Kanayamachō 〒730-0022
Kaminoborichō 〒730-0014
Kamihacchōbori 〒730-0012
Kamiyachō 〒730-0031
Kawaramachi 〒730-0856
Koamichō 〒730-0855
Kōnan 〒730-0825
Kokutaijimachi 〒730-0042
Komachi 〒730-0041
Sakaimachi 〒730-0853
Shōwamachi 〒730-0046
Shintenchi 〒730-0034
Sumiyoshichō 〒730-0813
Sendamachi 〒730-0052
Takaramachi 〒730-0044
Takeyachō 〒730-0048
Tatemachi 〒730-0032
Tanakamachi 〒730-0026
Tsurumichō 〒730-0045
Teppōchō 〒730-0017
Tōkaichimachi 〒730-0805
Dohashichō 〒730-0854
Nakajimachō 〒730-0811
Nakamachi 〒730-0037
Nagarekawachō 〒730-0028
Nishikawa Guchichō 〒730-0846
Nishitōka Ichimachi 〒730-0806
Nishihaku Shimachō 〒730-0005
Nishihira Tsukachō 〒730-0024
Nekoyachō 〒730-0852
Noborichō 〒730-0016
Hakushima Kitamachi 〒730-0001
Hakushima Kukenchō 〒730-0003
Hakushima Nakamachi 〒730-0002
Hagoromochō 〒730-0814
Hashimotochō 〒730-0015
Ha!Chōbori 〒730-0013
Higashisen Damachi 〒730-0053
Higashihaku Shimachō 〒730-0004
Higashihira Tsukachō 〒730-0025
Hiranomachi 〒730-0047
Hirosekitamachi 〒730-0803
Hirosemachi 〒730-0804
Fukuromachi 〒730-0036
Fujimichō 〒730-0043
Funairikawa Guchichō 〒730-0845
Funairi Saiwaichō 〒730-0844
Funairi Nakamachi 〒730-0842
Funairi Honmachi 〒730-0843
Funairi Minami 〒730-0847
Funairi Machi 〒730-0841
Horikawachō 〒730-0033
Honkawachō 〒730-0802
Hondōri 〒730-0035
Mikawachō 〒730-0029
Minamisenda Higashimachi 〒730-0054
Minamisenda Nishimachi 〒730-0055
Minamitake Yachō 〒730-0049
Minamiyoshijima 〒730-0826
Motomachi 〒730-0011
Yagenbori 〒730-0027
Yayoichō 〒730-0023
Yoshijima Shinmachi 〒730-0824
Yoshijima Higashi 〒730-0822
Yoshijima Nishi 〒730-0823
Yoshijimachō 〒730-0821

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.
〒170-3293
Tokyo
Ginza, Chuo-ku
5-2-1
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 Hiroshimashinakaku 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 Hiroshimashinakaku, along with mail handling for Japanese properties (e.g., akiya, Airbnb, minpaku, etc.)


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