Tosu (鳥栖市), located in Saga Prefecture, Japan, is a city known for its strategic importance as a transportation hub, situated at the intersection of major highways and rail lines. The city has a rich history, including being part of the Saga Rebellion in 1874. Modern Tosu features Tosu Station, connecting the Nagasaki and Kagoshima main lines, and attractions such as Tosu Premium Outlets and the Best Amenity Stadium, home to the J. League football team Sagan Tosu. The local economy is bolstered by agriculture, food processing, and light manufacturing.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Tosu

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District Postal Code
Akibamachi 〒841-0036
Asaimachi 〒841-0082
Asahi Shinmachi 〒841-0068
Anraku Jimachi 〒841-0045
Iidamachi 〒841-0022
Imaizumimachi 〒841-0047
Imamachi 〒841-0001
Ushiwaramachi 〒841-0086
Ejimamachi 〒841-0073
Katō Damachi 〒841-0003
Kayakatamachi 〒841-0081
Kawachimachi 〒841-0087
Gitokumachi 〒841-0066
Kyōmachi 〒841-0034
Kuranōe 〒841-0056
Kuranōemachi 〒841-0054
Kōnoemachi 〒841-0004
Kogamachi 〒841-0083
Saitsumachi 〒841-0062
Sakai Higashimachi 〒841-0041
Sakai Nishimachi 〒841-0042
Sakuraga Okamachi 〒841-0088
Sakuramachi 〒841-0014
Shimonomachi 〒841-0063
Shukumachi 〒841-0052
Soneza Kimachi 〒841-0025
Taishōmachi 〒841-0032
Takatamachi 〒841-0044
Tashiro Kanmachi 〒841-0015
Tashiro Shōmachi 〒841-0012
Tashiro Shinmachi 〒841-0013
Tashiro Daikanmachi 〒841-0017
Tashiro Hokamachi 〒841-0016
Tashiro Honmachi 〒841-0018
Tateishimachi 〒841-0075
Doimachi 〒841-0039
Todorokimachi 〒841-0061
Nagayoshimachi 〒841-0011
Nishishinmachi 〒841-0074
Nishidamachi 〒841-0067
Nijiga Okamachi 〒841-0089
Hatazakimachi 〒841-0021
Harako Gamachi 〒841-0071
Harumachi 〒841-0024
Higashimachi 〒841-0035
Himekatamachi 〒841-0023
Hiratamachi 〒841-0076
Fujinokimachi 〒841-0048
Futsu Haramachi 〒841-0053
Furunomachi 〒841-0038
Hondōrimachi 〒841-0033
Hondo Sumachi 〒841-0026
Honmachi 〒841-0037
Maedamachi 〒841-0065
Makimachi 〒841-0046
Matsubaramachi 〒841-0027
Mishimamachi 〒841-0064
Mizuyamachi 〒841-0043
Muratamachi 〒841-0072
Motomachi 〒841-0051
Yabumachi 〒841-0055
Yamauramachi 〒841-0084
Yamatomachi 〒841-0085
Yayoi Gaoka 〒841-0005
Yaritamachi 〒841-0031
Yubimachi 〒841-0002

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

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