Atsugi (厚木市), a city in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, has a population of approximately 223,960 as of June 2021 and covers an area of 93.83 square kilometers. The city, established on February 1, 1955, is located in the hilly center of Kanagawa and serves as a significant bedroom community for the Tokyo-Yokohama metropolitan area. Atsugi is known for its historical significance, natural beauty, including parts of the Tanzawa-Ōyama Quasi-National Park, and its robust economy, which includes major companies like Nissan and Sony operating within its boundaries.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Atsugi

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District Postal Code
Aikō 〒243-0035
Aikō Nishi 〒243-0028
Aikō Higashi 〒243-0027
Aina 〒243-0038
Asahichō 〒243-0014
Atsugi 〒243-0007
Atsugichō 〒243-0011
Azumachō 〒243-0006
Iiyama 〒243-0213
Iiyama Minami 〒243-0218
Izumichō 〒243-0013
Oigawa 〒243-0212
Ōji 〒243-0817
Okata 〒243-0021
Okatsukoku 〒243-0126
Ono 〒243-0125
Onna 〒243-0032
Kaneda 〒243-0807
Kamiechi 〒243-0801
Kamiogino 〒243-0201
Kamiochiai 〒243-0025
Kamifurusawa 〒243-0215
Kotobukichō 〒243-0003
Saiwaichō 〒243-0012
Sakai 〒243-0022
Sakaechō 〒243-0017
Sarugashima 〒243-0802
Sanda 〒243-0211
Sanda Minami 〒243-0217
Shimoechi 〒243-0806
Shimogino 〒243-0203
Shimokawairi 〒243-0206
Shimotsukoku 〒243-0026
Shimofurusawa 〒243-0214
Sekiguchi 〒243-0804
Tanazawa 〒243-0205
Tamurachō 〒243-0016
Tsumada 〒243-0811
Tsumada Higashi 〒243-0813
Tsumada Nishi 〒243-0815
Tsumada Minami 〒243-0814
Tsumada Kita 〒243-0812
Toda 〒243-0023
Tobio 〒243-0204
Tomuro 〒243-0031
Nakaechi 〒243-0805
Nakaogino 〒243-0202
Nakachō 〒243-0018
Naganuma 〒243-0024
Nanasawa 〒243-0121
Nurmizu 〒243-0033
Nurmizu Nishi 〒243-0039
Hase 〒243-0036
Hayashi 〒243-0816
Higashi Chō 〒243-0001
Funako 〒243-0034
Matsue 〒243-0005
Matsukagedai 〒243-0207
Mizuhiki 〒243-0004
Midorigaoka 〒243-0041
Minami Chō 〒243-0015
Miharuno 〒243-0208
Miyanosato 〒243-0216
Mōridai 〒243-0037
Motochō 〒243-0002
Morinosato 〒243-0122
Morinosato Aoyama 〒243-0123
Morinosato Wakayama 〒243-0124
Yamagiwa 〒243-0803

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

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