Sakai (ε ΊεΈ‚)Β is a city located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan, known for its historical significance and economic contributions. Established as a city in 1889, it has grown into an important industrial center within the Kansai region. Sakai is famous for its kofun (ancient burial mounds), including the Daisen Kofun, the largest keyhole-shaped burial mound in Japan. The city also has a rich cultural heritage, being a former hub for tea ceremony culture and craftsmanship, particularly cutlery and firearms.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Sakai

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District Postal Code
Ueno γ€’599-8244
Oshinobacho γ€’599-8233
Gakuencho γ€’599-8231
Kenacho γ€’599-8266
Kosaka γ€’599-8276
Kosaka Nishimachi γ€’599-8264
Shinkecho γ€’599-8232
Tazono γ€’599-8246
Tsujino γ€’599-8245
Tokikita γ€’599-8242
Dotocho γ€’599-8234
Naraba γ€’599-8252
Hazecho γ€’599-8238
Handaijicho γ€’599-8267
Handakitacho γ€’599-8262
Handa Nishimachi γ€’599-8265
Handa Minaminocho γ€’599-8263
Higashi Handa γ€’599-8275
Higashiyama γ€’599-8247
Hirai γ€’599-8251
Fukai Kitamachi γ€’599-8271
Fukai Sawamachi γ€’599-8236
Fukai Shimizucho γ€’599-8273
Fukai Nakamachi γ€’599-8272
Fukai Hatayamacho γ€’599-8248
Fukai Higashimachi γ€’599-8235
Fukai Mizugaikecho γ€’599-8237
Fukasaka γ€’599-8253
Fukuda γ€’599-8241
Fuseo γ€’599-8254
Horiagecho γ€’599-8261
Minoyama γ€’599-8243
Miyazonocho γ€’599-8274
Okumotocho γ€’591-8007
Kanaokacho γ€’591-8022
Kitanagaocho γ€’591-8043
Kitahanadacho γ€’591-8002
Kuramaecho γ€’591-8004
Kurotsuchicho γ€’591-8024
Shinonome Higashimachi γ€’591-8041
Shinkanaokacho γ€’591-8021
Shinboricho γ€’591-8005
Sendocho γ€’591-8003
Tokiwacho γ€’591-8001
Nagasonecho γ€’591-8025
Nakanagaocho γ€’591-8044
Nakamuracho γ€’591-8012
Nakamozucho γ€’591-8023
Notocho γ€’591-8013
Higashi Asakayamacho γ€’591-8008
Higashi Uenoshibacho γ€’591-8035
Higashi Mikunigaokacho γ€’591-8046
Mamezukacho γ€’591-8042
Minami Nagaocho γ€’591-8045
Minami Hanadacho γ€’591-8011
Miyamotocho γ€’591-8006
Mozuakahatacho γ€’591-8037
Mozuumekitacho γ€’591-8031
Mozuumemachi γ€’591-8032
Mozunishinocho γ€’591-8033
Mozuhonmachi γ€’591-8036
Mozuryonancho γ€’591-8034
Yashimokita γ€’591-8014
Akasakadai γ€’590-0144
Izumitanaka γ€’590-0126
Inaba γ€’590-0156
Iwamuro γ€’590-0112
Obadera γ€’590-0153
Omori γ€’590-0145
Katakura γ€’590-0121
Kamamuro γ€’590-0122
Kamotanidai γ€’590-0138
Kodai γ€’590-0151
Sakasegawa γ€’590-0123
Shiroyamadai γ€’590-0137
Shinhinoodai γ€’590-0143
Taiheiji γ€’590-0158
Takao γ€’590-0157
Takakuradai γ€’590-0117
Takeshirodai γ€’590-0105
Chayamadai γ€’590-0115
Toga γ€’590-0131
Tosayadai γ€’590-0104
Tomikura γ€’590-0127
Toyoda γ€’590-0106
Niwashirodai γ€’590-0133
Nonoi γ€’590-0155
Hata γ€’590-0124
Hachigamineji γ€’590-0125
Harayamadai γ€’590-0132
Harumidai γ€’590-0113
Hinoo γ€’590-0142
Fukasaka Minami γ€’590-0103
Bessho γ€’590-0135
Makizukadai γ€’590-0114
Miikedai γ€’590-0134
Mikitakami γ€’590-0136
Mikitoji γ€’590-0154
Miharadai γ€’590-0111
Miyayamadai γ€’590-0101
Momoyamadai γ€’590-0141
Wakamatsudai γ€’590-0116
Wada γ€’590-0152
Wada Higashi γ€’590-0102
Asakayamacho γ€’590-0012
Asahigaoka Kitamachi γ€’590-0809
Asahigaoka Nakamachi γ€’590-0808
Hirao γ€’587-0022
Asahigaoka Mimachimachi γ€’590-0807
Asahidori γ€’590-0055
Ayanocho Nishi γ€’590-0926
Ayanocho Higashi γ€’590-0925
Ishizukitamachi γ€’590-0823
Ishizucho γ€’590-0814
Ichijodori γ€’590-0048
Ichinocho Nishi γ€’590-0951
Ichinocho Higashi γ€’590-0952
Imaikecho γ€’590-0018
Eitaicho γ€’590-0065
Enokimotomachi γ€’590-0027
Bisujimacho γ€’590-0985
Ebisunocho Nishi γ€’590-0948
Ebisunocho Higashi γ€’590-0945
Oimatsucho γ€’590-0824
Ocho Nishi γ€’590-0959
Ocho Higashi γ€’590-0954
Ohama Kitamachi γ€’590-0974
Ohama Nakamachi γ€’590-0975
Ohama Nishimachi γ€’590-0977
Ohama Minamimachi γ€’590-0976
Okinabashicho γ€’590-0061
Orionocho γ€’590-0001
Kaisancho γ€’590-0982
Kainocho Nishi γ€’590-0950
Kainocho Higashi γ€’590-0953
Kaorigaokacho γ€’590-0011
Kashiwagicho γ€’590-0837
Kasugadori γ€’590-0827
Kasumigaokacho γ€’590-0812
Kamiishiichinocho γ€’590-0813
Kannabecho γ€’590-0984
Kita Kawaramachi γ€’590-0076
Kita Koyocho γ€’590-0071
Kita Shimizucho γ€’590-0004
Kita Shocho γ€’590-0007
Kita Tadeicho γ€’590-0017
Kita Hatagocho Nishi γ€’590-0928
Kita Hatagocho Higashi γ€’590-0923
Kitahatocho γ€’590-0986
Kitahanadaguchicho γ€’590-0074
Kitahancho Nishi γ€’590-0921
Kitahancho Higashi γ€’590-0922
Kitamaruhoen γ€’590-0037
Kita Mikunigaokacho γ€’590-0021
Kita Yasuicho γ€’590-0062
Kyomachidori γ€’590-0054
Kyowacho γ€’590-0822
Kinryocho γ€’590-0006
Kukencho Nishi γ€’590-0939
Kukencho Higashi γ€’590-0934
Kushiyacho Nishi γ€’590-0949
Kushiyacho Higashi γ€’590-0944
Kusunokicho γ€’590-0836
Kumanocho Nishi γ€’590-0947
Kumanocho Higashi γ€’590-0946
Kurumanocho Nishi γ€’590-0940
Kurumanocho Higashi γ€’590-0943
Koryo Nakamachi γ€’590-0024
Koryo Nishimachi γ€’590-0026
Koryo Higashimachi γ€’590-0025
Gojodori γ€’590-0044
Goryodori γ€’590-0057
Zaimokucho Nishi γ€’590-0941
Zaimokucho Higashi γ€’590-0942
Saiwaidori γ€’590-0051
Sakaebashicho γ€’590-0971
Sakuranocho Nishi γ€’590-0927
Sakuranocho Higashi γ€’590-0924
Satsukicho γ€’590-0031
Sanjodori γ€’590-0046
Sanbocho γ€’590-0906
Shiohamacho γ€’590-0981
Shijodori γ€’590-0045
Shichijodori γ€’590-0042
Shichido Nishimachi γ€’590-0911
Shichido Higashimachi γ€’590-0913
Shinonome Nishimachi γ€’590-0013
Shukuincho Nishi γ€’590-0958
Shukuincho Higashi γ€’590-0955
Shukuyacho Nishi γ€’590-0937
Shukuyacho Higashi γ€’590-0936
Shorinjicho Nishi γ€’590-0960
Shorinjicho Higashi γ€’590-0963
Showadori γ€’590-0825
Shinzaikecho Nishi γ€’590-0969
Shinzaikecho Higashi γ€’590-0964
Shinpodori γ€’590-0056
Shinmachi γ€’590-0079
Shinmeicho Nishi γ€’590-0938
Shinmeicho Higashi γ€’590-0935
Sugahara Dori γ€’590-0826
Sunamichicho γ€’590-0002
Sumiyoshibashicho γ€’590-0973
Daisencho γ€’590-0035
Daisen Nakamachi γ€’590-0801
Daisen Nishimachi γ€’590-0821
Takasagocho γ€’590-0820
Takasucho γ€’590-0003
Takumicho γ€’590-0908
Tadeicho γ€’590-0014
Chikko Minamimachi γ€’590-0987
Chikko Yawatamachi γ€’590-0901
Dejimakaigandori γ€’590-0833
Dejimacho γ€’590-0834
Dejima Nishimachi γ€’590-0831
Dejima Hamadori γ€’590-0832
Teppocho γ€’590-0905
Terajicho Nishi γ€’590-0961
Terajicho Higashi γ€’590-0962
Nakakawaramachi γ€’590-0077
Nakakoyocho γ€’590-0072
Nakatadeicho γ€’590-0016
Nakanagayamaen γ€’590-0033
Nakanocho Nishi γ€’590-0957
Nakanocho Higashi γ€’590-0956
Nakamikunigaokacho γ€’590-0022
Nakayasuicho γ€’590-0063
Namimatsucho γ€’590-0912
Anryocho γ€’590-0811
Nigiwaicho γ€’590-0066
Nishikinocho Nishi γ€’590-0931
Nishikinocho Higashi γ€’590-0932
Nishinagayamaen γ€’590-0032
Nishiminatocho γ€’590-0835
Nijodori γ€’590-0047
Higashi Nagayamaen γ€’590-0034
Higashi Minatocho γ€’590-0829
Matsuyacho γ€’590-0903
Matsuya Yamatogawadori γ€’590-0902
Mikunigaokamiyukidori γ€’590-0028
Midorigaoka Kitamachi γ€’590-0806
Midorigaoka Nakamachi γ€’590-0805
Midorigaoka Minamimachi γ€’590-0804
Midoricho γ€’590-0907
Minami Kawaramachi γ€’590-0078
Minami Koyocho γ€’590-0073
Minami Jimacho γ€’590-0904
Minami Shimizucho γ€’590-0005
Minami Shocho γ€’590-0008
Minami Tadeicho γ€’590-0015
Minami Hatagocho Nishi γ€’590-0968
Minami Hatagocho Higashi γ€’590-0965
Minami Hanadaguchicho γ€’590-0075
Minami Hancho Nishi γ€’590-0967
Minami Hancho Higashi γ€’590-0966
Minami Maruhoen γ€’590-0036
Minami Mikunigaokacho γ€’590-0023
Minami Yasuicho γ€’590-0064
Mozusekiuncho γ€’590-0802
Monjubashidori γ€’590-0053
Yachiyodori γ€’590-0052
Yanaginocho Nishi γ€’590-0930
Yanaginocho Higashi γ€’590-0933
Yahatadori γ€’590-0828
Yamamotocho γ€’590-0983
Ryujinbashicho γ€’590-0972
Ryosaidori γ€’590-0041
Rokujodori γ€’590-0043
Ishiharacho γ€’599-8102
Omino γ€’599-8126
Kitanoda γ€’599-8123
Kusao γ€’599-8127
Joroku γ€’599-8122
Shirasagicho γ€’599-8107
Sekichaya γ€’599-8115
Takamatsu γ€’599-8121
Nakachaya γ€’599-8128
Nishino γ€’599-8125
Nojiricho γ€’599-8116
Hikisho Kitamachi γ€’599-8111
Hikisho Tanakamachi γ€’599-8113
Hikisho Nishimachi γ€’599-8114
Hikisho Haraderamachi γ€’599-8112
Hikinocho γ€’599-8104
Bodaicho γ€’599-8103
Minaminoda γ€’599-8124
Yashimocho γ€’599-8101
Ami γ€’587-0003
Ishihara γ€’587-0066
Imai γ€’587-0061
Owai γ€’587-0063
Kitaamabe γ€’587-0051
Kitaamabenishi γ€’587-0053
Kuroyama γ€’587-0002
Kodera γ€’587-0065
Kobirao γ€’587-0021
Satsukino Nishi γ€’587-0031
Satsukino Higashi γ€’587-0032
Shinpukuji γ€’587-0013
Sugo γ€’587-0041
Seinandai γ€’587-0043
Tai γ€’587-0062
Daiho γ€’587-0001
Tajii γ€’587-0012
Tanjo γ€’587-0011
Tannan γ€’587-0014
Bodai γ€’587-0064
Minamiamabe γ€’587-0052
Minamiamabe Nishi γ€’587-0054
Mokuzaidori γ€’587-0042
Ishizu Nishimachi γ€’592-8332
Uenoshibacho γ€’593-8301
Uenoshiba Mukogaokacho γ€’593-8303
Ebarajicho γ€’593-8304
Otori Kitamachi γ€’593-8328
Otori Nakamachi γ€’593-8327
Otori Nishimachi γ€’593-8326
Otori Higashimachi γ€’593-8324
Otori Minamimachi γ€’593-8325
Kami γ€’593-8311
Kusabe γ€’593-8312
Konocho γ€’593-8308
Shimodacho γ€’593-8329
Chikko Shinmachi γ€’592-8331
Chikko Hamaderacho γ€’592-8351
Chikko Hamadera Nishimachi γ€’592-8352
Tsukunocho γ€’593-8322
Tsurutacho γ€’593-8323
Hamadera Ishizucho Naka γ€’592-8334
Hamadera Ishizucho Nishi γ€’592-8333
Hamadera Ishizucho Higashi γ€’592-8335
Hamadera Koencho γ€’592-8346
Hamadera Showacho γ€’592-8345
Hamadera Suwanomoricho Naka γ€’592-8348
Hamadera Suwanomoricho Nishi γ€’592-8347
Hamadera Suwanomoricho Higashi γ€’592-8349
Hamadera Funaocho Nishi γ€’592-8342
Hamadera Funaocho Higashi γ€’592-8341
Hamadera Minamimachi γ€’592-8344
Hamadera Motomachi γ€’592-8343
Harada γ€’593-8317
Hishiki γ€’593-8315
Hiraokacho γ€’593-8307
Hojocho γ€’593-8302
Horiage Midorimachi γ€’593-8305
Miyashimocho γ€’593-8321
Yamada γ€’593-8316

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

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