Obihiro (εΈ―εΊƒεΈ‚), a city in Tokachi Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan, has a population of approximately 163,084 as of July 2023. Established as a city in 1933, Obihiro is an agricultural hub known for its large-scale farming, producing wheat, potatoes, beets, and beans. The city is home to the unique Ban'ei horse racing and hosts major festivals like the Flat Plain Festival. Obihiro features the clean Satsunai River and Tokachi-Obihiro Airport, serving as a key transportation link in the region. The city is also recognized as a "model environmental city" in Japan.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Obihiro

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District Postal Code
Aikokucho γ€’089-1181
Izumicho γ€’089-1245
Itairachō γ€’089-1244
Inadacho γ€’080-0835
Inadacho Kisen γ€’080-0833
Inadacho Nishi γ€’080-0834
Inadacho Higashi γ€’080-0832
Inadacho Minami γ€’080-0831
Iwanaicho γ€’080-2121
Iwanaicho Dai 1 Kisen γ€’080-2122
Iwanaicho Nishi γ€’080-2123
Iwanaicho Higashi γ€’080-2124
Okawacho γ€’080-0816
Ozoracho γ€’080-0838
Odori Kita γ€’080-0030
Odori Minami γ€’080-0010
Kami Obihirocho γ€’080-2334
Kami Kiyokawacho γ€’080-2111
Kami Kiyokawacho Kisen γ€’080-2112
Kami Kiyokawacho Nishi γ€’080-2113
Kami Kiyokawacho Higashi γ€’080-2114
Kawanishichō γ€’089-1182
Kiyokawacho γ€’080-2101
Kiyokawacho Kisen γ€’080-2102
Kiyokawacho Nakadori γ€’080-2115
Kiyokawacho Nishi γ€’080-2103
Kiyokawacho Higashi γ€’080-2104
Kiyokawacho Hondori γ€’080-2116
Kuko Minami Machi γ€’080-0836
Kuko Minami Machi Minami γ€’080-0837
Koen Higashimachi γ€’080-0847
Kofukucho γ€’089-1246
Sakuragicho γ€’089-1243
Jiyugaoka γ€’080-0848
Showacho γ€’089-1247
Shirakaba 16 Jo Nishi γ€’080-0051
Shirakaba 16 Jo Higashi γ€’080-0050
Shinmachi Nishi γ€’080-0053
Shinmachi Higashi γ€’080-0052
Seiryu Nishi γ€’080-0872
Seiryu Higashi γ€’080-0871
Taishocho γ€’089-1242
Taisho Honcho γ€’089-1241
Taiheicho γ€’080-2105
Taiheicho Nishi γ€’080-2117
Takuseicho γ€’080-2337
Toyonishichō γ€’089-1183
Nakajimacho γ€’089-1252
Nishi 1 Jo Kita γ€’080-0031
Nishi 1 Jo Minami γ€’080-0011
Nishi 2 Jo Kita γ€’080-0032
Nishi 2 Jo Minami γ€’080-0012
Nishi 3 Jo Kita γ€’080-0033
Nishi 3 Jo Minami γ€’080-0013
Nishi 4 Jo Kita γ€’080-0034
Nishi 4 Jo Minami γ€’080-0014
Nishi 5 Jo Kita γ€’080-0035
Nishi 5 Jo Minami γ€’080-0015
Nishi 6 Jo Kita γ€’080-0036
Nishi 6 Jo Minami γ€’080-0016
Nishi 7 Jo Kita γ€’080-0037
Nishi 7 Jo Minami γ€’080-0017
Nishi 8 Jo Kita γ€’080-0038
Nishi 8 Jo Minami γ€’080-0018
Nishi 9 Jo Kita γ€’080-0039
Nishi 9 Jo Minami γ€’080-0019
Nishi 10 Jo Kita γ€’080-0040
Nishi 10 Jo Minami γ€’080-0020
Nishi 11 Jo Kita γ€’080-0041
Nishi 11 Jo Minami γ€’080-0021
Nishi 12 Jo Kita γ€’080-0042
Nishi 12 Jo Minami γ€’080-0022
Nishi 13 Jo Kita γ€’080-0043
Nishi 13 Jo Minami γ€’080-0023
Nishi 14 Jo Kita γ€’080-0044
Nishi 14 Jo Minami γ€’080-0024
Nishi 15 Jo Kita γ€’080-0045
Nishi 15 Jo Minami γ€’080-0025
Nishi 16 Jo Kita γ€’080-0046
Nishi 16 Jo Minami γ€’080-0026
Nishi 17 Jo Kita γ€’080-0047
Nishi 17 Jo Minami γ€’080-0027
Nishi 18 Jo Kita γ€’080-0048
Nishi 18 Jo Minami γ€’080-0028
Nishi 19 Jo Kita γ€’080-2459
Nishi 19 Jo Minami γ€’080-2469
Nishi 20 Jo Kita γ€’080-2460
Nishi 20 Jo Minami γ€’080-2470
Nishi 21 Jo Kita γ€’080-2461
Nishi 21 Jo Minami γ€’080-2471
Nishi 22 Jo Kita γ€’080-2462
Nishi 22 Jo Minami γ€’080-2472
Nishi 23 Jo Kita γ€’080-2463
Nishi 23 Jo Minami γ€’080-2473
Nishi 24 Jo Kita γ€’080-2464
Nishi 24 Jo Minami γ€’080-2474
Nishi 25 Jo Kita γ€’080-2465
Nishi 25 Jo Minami γ€’080-2475
Hakurindai Kitamachi γ€’080-0054
Hakurindai Nakamachi γ€’080-0057
Hakurindai Nishimachi γ€’080-0058
Hakurindai Higashimachi γ€’080-0055
Hakurindai Minamimachi γ€’080-0056
Bieicho γ€’080-2333
Higashi 1 Jo Kita γ€’080-0821
Higashi 1 Jo Minami γ€’080-0801
Higashi 2 Jo Kita γ€’080-0822
Higashi 2 Jo Minami γ€’080-0802
Higashi 3 Jo Kita γ€’080-0823
Higashi 3 Jo Minami γ€’080-0803
Higashi 4 Jo Kita γ€’080-0824
Higashi 4 Jo Minami γ€’080-0804
Higashi 5 Jo Minami γ€’080-0805
Higashi 6 Jo Minami γ€’080-0806
Higashi 7 Jo Minami γ€’080-0807
Higashi 8 Jo Minami γ€’080-0808
Higashi 9 Jo Minami γ€’080-0809
Higashi 10 Jo Minami γ€’080-0810
Higashi 11 Jo Minami γ€’080-0811
Higashi 12 Jo Minami γ€’080-0812
Higashi 13 Jo Minami γ€’080-0813
Higashi 14 Jo Minami γ€’080-0814
Higashi 15 Jo Minami γ€’080-0815
Hironochō γ€’080-2335
Fujicho γ€’080-2332
Beppucho γ€’089-1184
Midorigaoka γ€’080-0846
Midorigaoka 1 Jo Dori γ€’080-0841
Midorigaoka 2 Jo Dori γ€’080-0842
Midorigaoka 3 Jo Dori γ€’080-0843
Midorigaoka Higashidori Nishi γ€’080-0845
Midorigaoka Higashidori Higashi γ€’080-0844
Minami No Mori Nishi γ€’080-0862
Minami No Mori Higashi γ€’080-0861
Minami Machi γ€’080-0857
Minami Machi Minami γ€’080-0856
Motoimatsucho γ€’080-2331
Yachiyocho γ€’080-2336
Yodacho γ€’080-0817

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

There are two types of PO boxes available in Obihiro. The first type of PO box is provided by Obihiro 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 Obihiro to your home country using Japan Post, costs vary based on the service type and parcel weight. For Airmail, rates range from Β₯2,050 for a 1kg parcel to Β₯64,850 for a 30kg parcel. Surface Mail is cheaper, starting at Β₯1,800 for a 1kg parcel to Β₯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 Obihiro 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.