Nemuro (根室市) is a city located in Nemuro Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan. It is the easternmost city in Japan, known for its harsh climate with cold winters and frequent fog. As of 2016, Nemuro has a population of 27,109 and covers an area of 512.63 square kilometers. Historically significant for its fisheries, Nemuro developed rapidly in the Meiji period and was officially established as a city in 1957. Key attractions include Cape Nosappu, Lake Furen, and the Shunkunitai Wild Bird Sanctuary. The city's economy is primarily based on fishing and dairy processing.

💻 Nemuro City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Nemuro

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District Postal Code
Akesato 〒086-0061
Akebonocho 〒087-0006
Asahichō 〒087-0014
Attoko 〒086-0064
Ariisocho 〒087-0008
Umegaecho 〒087-0052
Ochiishi Higashi 〒088-1782
Ochiishi Nishi 〒088-1781
Onneto 〒087-0035
Onnemoto 〒087-0166
Kaigancho 〒087-0054
Katsuragi 〒087-0023
Kawaguchi 〒086-0072
Kitahamacho 〒087-0001
Kiyotakacho 〒087-0042
Koyocho 〒087-0004
Kowacho 〒087-0027
Kotohiracho 〒087-0055
Konan 〒086-0062
Komabacho 〒087-0012
Goyomai 〒087-0164
Konbumori 〒088-1784
Saiwaicho 〒087-0021
Sakaecho 〒087-0010
Sadamotocho 〒087-0047
Shiomicho 〒087-0019
Shikishimacho 〒087-0026
Showacho 〒087-0022
Taishocho 〒087-0028
Takaracho 〒087-0005
Chishimachō 〒087-0018
Chobushi 〒088-1785
Tsukiokacho 〒087-0031
Tsukimicho 〒087-0007
Tobai 〒086-0074
Tokiwacho 〒087-0041
Tomoshiri 〒087-0161
Toyosato 〒087-0167
Narumicho 〒087-0017
Nishi Attoko 〒086-0065
Nishi Hamacho 〒087-0025
Nishiwada 〒087-0033
Nosappu 〒087-0165
Hattaushi 〒086-0076
Hanasakicho 〒087-0015
Hanasaki Minato 〒087-0032
Hanazonochō 〒087-0045
Habomai 〒087-0163
Hamamatsu 〒088-1783
Higashi Attoko 〒086-0063
Higashiwada 〒087-0034
Futaoki 〒087-0162
Heinaicho 〒087-0048
Betsutoga 〒086-0075
Bentencho 〒087-0011
Horincho 〒087-0024
Hokutocho 〒087-0043
Honioi 〒087-0037
Horomoshiri 〒087-0036
Honcho 〒087-0053
Makinouchi 〒087-0002
Matsugaecho 〒087-0016
Matsumotocho 〒087-0044
Misakicho 〒087-0046
Midoricho 〒087-0051
magecho 〒087-0003
Yasakaecho 〒087-0009
Yayoicho 〒087-0049
Yarimukashi 〒086-0071
Rakuyo 〒086-0073

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

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