Kurashiki (倉敷市), located in Okayama Prefecture, Japan, is renowned for its well-preserved historical district, the Bikan Historical Area, which features centuries-old white-walled kura (storehouses), traditional Japanese architecture, and scenic canals. The city is also home to the Ohara Museum of Art, the first museum in Japan to permanently exhibit Western art. As a major industrial hub, Kurashiki supports textile manufacturing and heavy industries, particularly around its port area. The city combines its rich cultural heritage with modern amenities, offering diverse attractions and activities for residents and visitors alike.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Kurashiki

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District Postal Code
Oki γ€’710-0836
Futago γ€’701-0115
Mabicho Kaminima γ€’710-1315
Mabicho Shimonima γ€’710-1314
Aoe γ€’710-0064
Asabara γ€’710-0007
Achi γ€’710-0055
Amakidai γ€’710-0131
Aruki γ€’710-0031
Ikusaka γ€’710-0002
Itsukaichi γ€’710-0041
Inarimachi γ€’710-0822
Iwamicho γ€’710-0814
Ushiodori γ€’712-8054
Urada γ€’710-0843
Oimatsucho γ€’710-0826
Ouchi γ€’710-0817
Ojima γ€’710-0047
Obatake γ€’711-0924
Okishinmachi γ€’710-0837
Obara γ€’710-0144
Obitaka γ€’710-0023
Kasuyama γ€’710-0026
Katashimacho γ€’710-0805
Kamitomii γ€’710-0846
Kamejima γ€’712-8013
Kameyama γ€’710-0024
Kawairi γ€’710-0811
Kawanishimachi γ€’710-0821
Kanda γ€’712-8061
Kitase γ€’712-8032
Kitahamacho γ€’710-0812
Kimi γ€’710-0143
Kushida γ€’710-0141
Kurashikihaitsu γ€’710-0025
Kurisaka γ€’701-0113
Kuroishi γ€’710-0035
Kurosaki γ€’710-0014
Kojima Akasaki γ€’711-0931
Kojima Ajino γ€’711-0913
Kojima Ajinokami γ€’711-0917
Kojima Ajinoshiroyama γ€’711-0916
Kojima Ajinojo γ€’711-0914
Kojima Ajinoyamadacho γ€’711-0915
Kojima Atsu γ€’711-0923
Kojima Unotsu γ€’711-0935
Kojima Ekimae γ€’711-0921
Kojima Ogawa γ€’711-0911
Kojima Ogawacho γ€’711-0912
Kojima Kaminocho γ€’711-0907
Kojima SHimonocho γ€’711-0906
Kojima Kayou γ€’711-0933
Kojima Karakoto γ€’711-0904
Kojima Onasu γ€’711-0934
Kojima Shiroo γ€’711-0902
Kojima Tanokuchi γ€’711-0903
Kojima Hiedacho γ€’711-0937
Kojima Yuga γ€’711-0901
Kotobukicho γ€’710-0813
Komoike γ€’711-0932
Saiwaicho γ€’710-0051
Sakazu γ€’710-0801
Sassoki γ€’710-0834
Shijuse γ€’710-0835
Shimosho γ€’701-0112
Shimotsui γ€’711-0927
Shimotsui Tanoura γ€’711-0925
Shimotsui Fukiage γ€’711-0926
Shoshinmachi γ€’701-0102
Joto γ€’701-0111
Showa γ€’710-0057
Shinden γ€’710-0038
Sukeyasu γ€’710-0006
Sobara γ€’710-0146
Takasuka γ€’710-0021
Tanoue γ€’710-0831
Tanoueshinmachi γ€’710-0832
Tamashima γ€’713-8102
Tamashima Agasaki γ€’713-8121
Tamashima Uwanari γ€’713-8101
Tamashima Otoshima γ€’713-8103
Tamashima Kashiwajima γ€’713-8123
Tamashima Kashiwadai γ€’713-8124
Tamashima Kurosaki γ€’713-8126
Futsukaichi γ€’710-0042
Tamashima Kurosakishinmachi γ€’713-8127
Tamashima Sue γ€’713-8112
Tamashima Chuocho γ€’713-8122
Tamashima Tsumasaki γ€’710-0252
Tamashima Tomi γ€’713-8116
Tamashima Nagao γ€’710-0251
Tamashima Hattori γ€’713-8111
Tamashima Michiguchi γ€’713-8115
Tamashima Michigoe γ€’713-8114
Tamashima Yashima γ€’713-8113
Tamashima Yuzaki γ€’713-8125
Chayamachi γ€’710-1101
Chayamachi Hayaoki γ€’710-1102
Chuo γ€’710-0046
Tsubuura γ€’710-0036
Tsubue γ€’710-0034
Tsubuedanchi γ€’710-0033
Tsurajima γ€’712-8012
Tsurajimachuo γ€’712-8014
Tsurajimacho Kamejimashinden γ€’712-8002
Tsurajimacho Tsurajima γ€’712-8011
Tsurajimacho Tsurushinden γ€’712-8006
Tsurajimacho Nishinoura γ€’712-8001
Tsurugata γ€’710-0056
Tsurunoura γ€’712-8007
Tokubo γ€’710-0011
Toba γ€’710-0012
Nakaobie γ€’710-0013
Nakashima γ€’710-0803
Nakasho γ€’710-0016
Nakashodanchi γ€’710-0015
Nakase γ€’712-8051
Nishiachicho γ€’710-0807
Nishiachicho Shinden γ€’710-0804
Nishiachicho Nishibara γ€’710-0806
Nishio γ€’701-0103
Nishioka γ€’710-0005
Nishizaka γ€’710-0004
Nishida γ€’710-0027
Nishitomii γ€’710-0845
Nishinakashinden γ€’710-0833
Bakurocho γ€’710-0824
Hashima γ€’710-0043
Hachiojicho γ€’710-0816
Hachikenya γ€’710-0037
Hamanochaya γ€’710-0061
Hamamachi γ€’710-0062
Hayashi γ€’710-0142
Hayataka γ€’710-0022
Higashitsubuura γ€’710-0032
HIgashizuka γ€’712-8044
Higashitomii γ€’710-0847
Higashimachi γ€’710-0053
Hinodecho γ€’710-0063
Hibata γ€’701-0101
Hiyosecho γ€’710-0815
Hirata γ€’710-0003
Hiroe γ€’712-8043
Fukui γ€’710-0844
Fukue γ€’710-0145
Fukushima γ€’710-0048
Fukudacho Urada γ€’712-8031
Fukudacho Koshinden γ€’712-8046
Fukudacho Higashizuka γ€’712-8045
Fukudacho Hiroe γ€’712-8042
Fukudacho Fukuda γ€’712-8041
Fujitocho Amaki γ€’710-0132
Fujitocho Fujito γ€’710-0133
Funaocho Funao γ€’710-0261
Funaocho Mizue γ€’710-0262
Funaocho Yanaihara γ€’710-0263
Funaguracho γ€’710-0045
Horinan γ€’710-0841
Honmachi γ€’710-0054
Matsue γ€’712-8052
Matsushima γ€’701-0114
Mabicho Arii γ€’710-1306
Mabicho Ichiba γ€’710-1305
Mabicho Okada γ€’710-1311
Mabicho Osaki γ€’710-1304
Mabiicho Kawabe γ€’710-1313
Mabiicho Se γ€’710-1303
Mabiicho Tsujita γ€’710-1312
Mabiicho Hattori γ€’710-1302
Mabiicho Yata γ€’710-1301
Mizue γ€’710-0802
Mizushima Aioicho γ€’712-8039
Mizushima Aobacho γ€’712-8064
Mizushima Kaigandori γ€’712-8071
Mizushima Kawasakidori γ€’712-8074
Mizushima Takasagocho γ€’712-8066
Mizushima Nakadori γ€’712-8072
Mizushima Nishidori γ€’712-8073
Mizushima Higashigawacho γ€’712-8021
Mizushima Higashikotobukicho γ€’712-8037
Mizushima Nishikotobukicho γ€’712-8038
Mizushima Higashisakaemachi γ€’712-8033
Mizushima Nishisakaemachi γ€’712-8034
Mizushima Higashichidoricho γ€’712-8057
Mizushima Nishichidoricho γ€’712-8065
Mizushima HIgashitokiwacho γ€’712-8058
Mizushima Nishitokiwacho γ€’712-8059
Mizushima Higashiyayoicho γ€’712-8035
Mizushima Nishiyayoicho γ€’712-8036
Mizushima Fukusakicho γ€’712-8056
Mizushima Minamikasugacho γ€’712-8025
Mizushima Kitakasugacho γ€’712-8024
Mizushima Minamikamejimacho γ€’712-8004
Mizushima Kitakamejimacho γ€’712-8005
Mizushima Minamisaiwaicho γ€’712-8063
Mizushima Kitasaiwaicho γ€’712-8062
Mizushima Minamimizuhocho γ€’712-8026
Mizushima Kitamizuhocho γ€’712-8027
Mizushima Minamimidorimachi γ€’712-8023
Mizushima Kitamidorimachi γ€’712-8022
Mizushima Myojincho γ€’712-8003
Mitsuda γ€’710-0001
MInamise γ€’712-8055
Minamimachi γ€’710-0823
Miyamae γ€’710-0065
Miwa γ€’710-0052
Mukoyama γ€’710-0044
Yasue γ€’710-0825
Yabe γ€’701-0105
Yamaji γ€’701-0104
Yoshioka γ€’710-0842
Yobimatsi γ€’712-8053
Tsuyajimacho Yagara γ€’712-8015
Shinkurashiki Ekimae γ€’710-0253
Kojimakarakotocho γ€’711-0905
Kojimamotohamacho γ€’711-0922
Kojimayanaidacho γ€’711-0936

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

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