Sumoto (洲本市) is a city in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan, located on Awaji Island. Established as a city in 1940, Sumoto has a population of approximately 41,000 residents. It is known for its historical and cultural heritage, including the ruins of Sumoto Castle and the scenic Sumoto Hot Springs. The city's economy is supported by agriculture, fishing, and tourism, with attractions like Awaji World Park Onokoro and beautiful coastal areas. Sumoto promotes a high quality of life with its blend of natural beauty, cultural sites, and modern amenities.

💻 Sumoto City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Sumoto

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District Postal Code
Aikawagumi 〒656-2531
Aigacho Kitadani 〒656-2124
Aigacho Nakada 〒656-2122
Aigacho Furumiya 〒656-2123
Aigacho Heianura 〒656-2121
Aigacho Miyanohara 〒656-2126
Aigacho Yamadahara 〒656-2125
Aiya 〒656-0111
Ikeda 〒656-0043
Ikenouchi 〒656-0042
Uhara 〒656-0054
Uyama 〒656-0012
Ono 〒656-0055
Okuhata 〒656-0018
Osame 〒656-0101
Orodani 〒656-0023
Kaigandori 〒656-0022
Kanaya 〒656-0046
Kamigamo 〒656-0015
Kaminaizen 〒656-0017
Kamimonobe 〒656-0053
Kido 〒656-0045
Kuwama 〒656-0014
Goshikicho Aihara Ayunosato 〒656-1314
Goshikicho Aihara Udani 〒656-1315
Goshikicho Aihara Kami 〒656-1322
Goshikicho Aihara Kayano 〒656-1316
Goshikicho Aihara Koyamada 〒656-1317
Goshikicho Aihara Shimo 〒656-1326
Goshikicho Aihara Shinyo 〒656-1318
Goshikicho Aihara Tadokoro 〒656-1327
Goshikicho Aihara Tsuzurao 〒656-1311
Goshikicho Aihara Toge 〒656-1323
Goshikicho Aihara Nakamura 〒656-1321
Goshikicho Aihara Nishi 〒656-1313
Goshikicho Aihara Minamidani 〒656-1325
Goshikicho Aihara MInohata 〒656-1324
Goshikicho Aihara Yoshida 〒656-1312
Goshikicho Kamisakai 〒656-1336
Goshikicho Shimosakai 〒656-1337
Goshikicho Tsushi 〒656-1301
Goshikicho Tsushiomiya 〒656-1303
Goshikicho Tsushikomeyama 〒656-1302
Goshikicho Tsushidainichi 〒656-1331
Goshikicho Tsushitsunokawa 〒656-1341
Goshikicho Tsushimanzai 〒656-1304
Goshikicho Torikaiura 〒656-1344
Goshikicho Torikaikami 〒656-1342
Goshikicho Torikainaka 〒656-1343
Goshikicho Hiroishikami 〒656-1333
Goshikicho Hiroishikita 〒656-1332
Goshikicho Hiroishishimo 〒656-1335
Goshikicho Hiroishinaka 〒656-1334
Sakaemachi 〒656-0026
Shioya 〒656-0021
Shimogamo 〒656-0013
Shimonaizen 〒656-0016
Shinmura 〒656-0041
Takenokuchi 〒656-0011
Chikusa 〒656-0031
Tsuda 〒656-0052
Nakagawaracho Atsuhama 〒656-0001
Nakagawaracho Ichibara 〒656-0005
Nakagawaracho Nakagawara 〒656-0002
Nakagawaracho Futatsuishi 〒656-0006
Nakagawaracho Mikida 〒656-0003
Nakagawaracho Yasusaka 〒656-0004
Nakatsugawagumi 〒656-2532
Hatadagumi 〒656-2533
Honmachi 〒656-0025
Maehira 〒656-0044
Minato 〒656-0027
Monobe 〒656-0051
Yamate 〒656-0024
Yura 〒656-2541
Yuracho Uchida 〒656-2542
Yuracho Yura 〒656-2543

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

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