Naha (那覇市), the capital city of Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, serves as the political, economic, and cultural center of the region. Located on the southern coast of Okinawa Island, Naha boasts a population of over 313,000 residents. The city is known for its historical sites, including Shuri Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and its vibrant Kokusai Street, which is a hub for shopping and entertainment. Naha also hosts the Naha Tug-of-War Festival, a traditional event that attracts many visitors. The city plays a crucial role in the tourism industry of Okinawa, contributing significantly to the local economy.

💻 Naha City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Naha

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District Postal Code
Akamine 〒901-0154
Akebono 〒900-0002
Asato 〒902-0067
Asahimachi 〒900-0029
Ashimine 〒901-0143
Aja 〒900-0003
Ameku 〒900-0005
Izumizaki 〒900-0021
Uenoya 〒900-0011
Uebaru 〒901-0153
Uema 〒902-0073
Ōnoyamachō 〒900-0026
Ōmine 〒901-0148
Omoromachi 〒900-0006
Oroku 〒901-0152
Kagamizu 〒901-0142
Kakinohanachō 〒900-0028
Kanagusuku 〒901-0155
Kyōharachō 〒901-0151
Gushi 〒901-0146
Kume 〒900-0033
Kumoji 〒900-0015
Kokuba 〒902-0075
Kohagura 〒900-0024
Shikina 〒902-0078
Shuri Akatachō 〒903-0813
Shuri Akahirachō 〒903-0811
Shuri Ikehatachō 〒903-0824
Shuri Ishiminechō 〒903-0804
Shuri Ōnakachō 〒903-0823
Shuri Ōnachō 〒903-0802
Shuri Kinjōchō 〒903-0815
Shuri Gibochō 〒903-0821
Shuri Kubagawachō 〒903-0807
Shuri Sakiyamachō 〒903-0814
Shuri Samukawachō 〒903-0826
Shuri Sueyoshichō 〒903-0801
Shuri Tairachō 〒903-0803
Shuri Terachō 〒903-0806
Shuri Tōnokurachō 〒903-0812
Shuri Tōbaruchō 〒903-0822
Shuri Torihorichō 〒903-0805
Shuri Mawashichō 〒903-0816
Shuri Yamagawachō 〒903-0825
Sumiyoshichō 〒901-0141
Sobe 〒900-0023
Daidō 〒902-0066
Takara 〒901-0145
Tabaru 〒901-0156
Tsuji 〒900-0037
Tsubogawa 〒900-0025
Tsuboya 〒902-0065
Tōma 〒901-0144
Tomari 〒900-0012
Tondōchō 〒900-0035
Nakaima 〒902-0074
Nagata 〒902-0077
Nishi 〒900-0036
Hantagawa 〒902-0071
Higashimachi 〒900-0034
Higawa 〒900-0022
Furujima 〒902-0061
Maaji 〒902-0072
Maejima 〒900-0016
Makabi 〒902-0068
Makishi 〒900-0013
Matsuo 〒900-0014
Matsugawa 〒902-0062
Matsushima 〒902-0069
Matsuyama 〒900-0032
Minatomachi 〒900-0001
Mihara 〒902-0063
Miyagusuku 〒901-0147
Mekaru 〒900-0004
Yamashitachō 〒900-0027
Yogi 〒902-0076
Yorimiya 〒902-0064
Wakasa 〒900-0031

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

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