Nagahama (ι•·ζ΅œεΈ‚)Β is a city in Shiga Prefecture, Japan, located on the northern shore of Lake Biwa. It is renowned for its historical and cultural heritage, including Nagahama Castle, originally constructed by Toyotomi Hideyoshi. The city is also famous for its Nagahama Hikiyama Festival, one of Japan's three major float festivals, which dates back to the Azuchi-Momoyama period. Nagahama's economy is supported by agriculture, light manufacturing, and tourism. The city offers picturesque landscapes, including views of Lake Biwa and the surrounding mountains, making it a popular destination for visitors.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Nagahama

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District Postal Code
Azaikogen γ€’526-0222
Asahicho γ€’526-0056
Anyojicho γ€’526-0126
Ikeokucho γ€’526-0274
Ishidacho γ€’526-0814
Izumicho γ€’526-0003
Ichinomiyacho γ€’526-0051
Inabacho γ€’526-0133
Imagawacho γ€’526-0816
Imajocho γ€’526-0233
Imacho γ€’526-0806
Iyamacho γ€’526-0211
Uchibocho γ€’526-0244
Uryucho γ€’526-0275
Uwanocho γ€’526-0264
Eikyujicho γ€’526-0833
Enokicho γ€’526-0805
Oicho γ€’529-0113
Oinuicho γ€’526-0043
Oshimacho γ€’526-0066
Otacho γ€’526-0207
Otatsumicho γ€’526-0834
Ohamacho γ€’526-0115
Ohigashicho γ€’526-0832
Omiyacho γ€’526-0054
Oyoricho γ€’526-0251
Okadanicho γ€’526-0205
Odani Kamiyamadacho γ€’529-0301
Odani Gujocho γ€’529-0312
Odani Minoyamacho γ€’529-0311
Odani Yonocho γ€’529-0304
Ochiaicho γ€’526-0102
Ochicho γ€’526-0243
Onoderacho γ€’526-0221
Kaigomecho γ€’526-0811
Kakinoki γ€’529-0131
Kajiyacho γ€’526-0204
Kadaimacho γ€’526-0827
Kadacho γ€’526-0828
Katsucho γ€’526-0042
Kanebocho γ€’526-0068
Kanocho γ€’526-0804
Kamiterucho γ€’526-0015
Kamiyagicho γ€’526-0122
Karakunicho γ€’529-0101
Kawasakicho γ€’526-0846
Kawamichicho γ€’526-0111
Kiocho γ€’526-0265
Gioncho γ€’526-0061
Kitaikecho γ€’526-0231
Kitanogocho γ€’526-0214
Kitanocho γ€’526-0272
Kitafunacho γ€’526-0057
Kinomotocho Akao γ€’529-0435
Kinomotocho Attori γ€’529-0421
Kinomotocho Ishimichi γ€’529-0412
Kinomotocho Oto γ€’529-0431
Kinomotocho Omi γ€’529-0415
Kinomotocho Otowa γ€’529-0403
Kinomotocho Kaneihara γ€’529-0401
Kinomotocho Kawai γ€’529-0414
Kinomotocho Kitafuse γ€’529-0434
Kinomotocho Kinomoto γ€’529-0425
Kinomotocho Kuroda γ€’529-0426
Kinomotocho Koyama γ€’529-0413
Kinomotocho Sugino γ€’529-0402
Kinomotocho Sugimoto γ€’529-0404
Kinomotocho Senda γ€’529-0423
Kinomotocho Tai γ€’529-0432
Kinomotocho Tabe γ€’529-0422
Kinomotocho Nishiyama γ€’529-0433
Kinomotocho Hannoura γ€’529-0541
Kinomotocho Hirose γ€’529-0424
Kinomotocho Furuhashi γ€’529-0411
Kinomotocho Yamanashi γ€’529-0436
Kusanocho γ€’526-0202
Kunitomocho γ€’526-0001
Kumodecho γ€’526-0014
Kurobecho γ€’526-0262
Koichijocho γ€’526-0826
Koencho γ€’526-0065
Kokeijicho γ€’526-0132
Gonocho γ€’526-0206
Kokannonjicho γ€’526-0134
Kozawacho γ€’526-0004
Kohoku Imacho γ€’529-0333
Kohoku Takatacho γ€’529-0342
Kohokucho Aona γ€’529-0332
Kohokucho Ishikawa γ€’529-0361
Kohokucho Ibe γ€’529-0313
Kohokucho Imanishi γ€’529-0365
Kohokucho Ebie γ€’529-0367
Kohokucho Enshoji γ€’529-0366
Kohokucho Ogura γ€’529-0343
Kohokucho Onoe γ€’529-0364
Kohokuchoka γ€’529-0321
Kohokucho Kawake γ€’529-0316
Kohokucho Koima γ€’529-0322
Kohokucho Gonotsubo γ€’529-0352
Kohokucho Sawa γ€’529-0334
Kohokucho Daianji γ€’529-0345
Kohokucho Tanaka γ€’529-0353
Kohokucho Tsunosato γ€’529-0362
Kohokucho Todome γ€’529-0314
Kohokucho Nekoguchi γ€’529-0335
Kohokucho Hayami γ€’529-0341
Kohokucho Futamata γ€’529-0303
Kohokucho Bessho γ€’529-0315
Kohokucho Minamihayami γ€’529-0346
Kohokucho Moutari γ€’529-0344
Kohokucho Yamamoto γ€’529-0354
Kohokucho Yamawaki γ€’529-0317
Kohokucho Yokaichi γ€’529-0331
Kohoku Higashionoecho γ€’529-0363
Koboricho γ€’526-0845
Gomura γ€’529-0141
Komurocho γ€’526-0263
Sakuracho γ€’529-0121
Sanocho γ€’526-0235
Sanwacho γ€’526-0055
Shichijocho γ€’526-0817
Jifukujicho γ€’526-0036
Shimosakanakacho γ€’526-0044
Shimosakahamacho γ€’526-0047
Shimonogocho γ€’526-0005
Shimoyagicho γ€’526-0123
Shimoyamada γ€’529-0302
Juricho γ€’526-0016
Jukkucho γ€’526-0121
Jogicho γ€’526-0823
Shinasahimachi γ€’529-0133
Shinjoteracho γ€’526-0013
Shinjonakacho γ€’526-0012
Shinjobanbacho γ€’526-0011
Shinzencho γ€’526-0052
Shinmita γ€’526-0241
Su γ€’529-0122
Suehirocho γ€’526-0063
Sugatanicho γ€’526-0277
Sumaicho γ€’526-0017
Sumainiwacho γ€’526-0234
Sonecho γ€’526-0103
Sonshojicho γ€’526-0256
Sonnocho γ€’526-0254
Daikojicho γ€’529-0351
Daigocho γ€’526-0213
Daijicho γ€’529-0144
Daimoncho γ€’526-0216
Takadacho γ€’526-0037
Takatsukicho Amenomori γ€’529-0222
Takatsukicho Isono γ€’529-0203
Takatsukicho Inokuchi γ€’529-0212
Takatsukicho Une γ€’529-0251
Takatsukicho Ochikawa γ€’529-0232
Takatsukicho Oyama γ€’529-0215
Takatsukicho Kashihara γ€’529-0234
Takatsukicho Katayama γ€’529-0272
Takatsukicho Karakawa γ€’529-0205
Takatsukicho Kumano γ€’529-0271
Takatsukicho Shigenori γ€’529-0275
Takatsukicho Takatsuki γ€’529-0241
Takatsukicho Takano γ€’529-0221
Takatsukicho Doganji γ€’529-0233
Takatsukicho Nishiatsuji γ€’529-0253
Takatsukicho Nishino γ€’529-0273
Takatsukicho Nishimonobe γ€’529-0262
Takatsukicho Nishiyanagino γ€’529-0265
Takatsukicho Higashiatsuji γ€’529-0252
Takatsukicho Higashitakata γ€’529-0202
Takatsukicho Higashimonobe γ€’529-0261
Takatsukicho Higashiyanagino γ€’529-0263
Takatsukicho Fuse γ€’529-0204
Takatsukicho Hoenji γ€’529-0211
Takatsukicho Horado γ€’529-0214
Takatsukicho Make γ€’529-0223
Takatsukicho Matsuo γ€’529-0274
Takatsukicho Mochidera γ€’529-0213
Takatsukicho Morimoto γ€’529-0231
Takatsukicho Yanaginonaka γ€’529-0264
Takatsukicho Yokoyama γ€’529-0201
Takahashicho γ€’526-0046
Takahatacho γ€’526-0273
Takayamacho γ€’526-0201
Tagawacho γ€’526-0276
Tacho γ€’529-0142
Taniguchicho γ€’526-0271
Tamuracho γ€’526-0829
Chikusacho γ€’526-0801
Tsukigasecho γ€’529-0102
Tsurugashima γ€’526-0112
Terashicho γ€’526-0209
Teradacho γ€’526-0045
Tomecho γ€’526-0215
Tokuyamacho γ€’526-0212
Tonocho γ€’526-0064
Tobakamicho γ€’526-0822
Tondacho γ€’526-0131
Nagatacho γ€’529-0132
Nakanocho γ€’529-0103
Nakahama γ€’526-0114
Nakayamacho γ€’526-0022
Nagoshicho γ€’526-0824
Nangocho γ€’526-0225
Nanbacho γ€’526-0108
Niisakacho γ€’526-0841
Nishiazaicho Oura γ€’529-0721
Nishiazaicho Oyama γ€’529-0714
Nishiazaicho Kutsukake γ€’529-0708
Nishiazaicho Kuroyama γ€’529-0725
Nishiazaicho Shiotsunaka γ€’529-0704
Nishiazaicho Shiotsuhama γ€’529-0701
Nishiazaicho Shufukuji γ€’529-0707
Nishiazaicho Sho γ€’529-0722
Nishiazaicho Sugaura γ€’529-0726
Nishiazaicho Tsukide γ€’529-0712
Nishiazaicho Naka γ€’529-0723
Nishiazaicho Nozaka γ€’529-0703
Nishiazaicho Hatabe γ€’529-0713
Nishiazaicho Horiyama γ€’529-0702
Nishiazaicho Yanokuma γ€’529-0711
Nishiazaicho Yamakado γ€’529-0724
Nishiazaicho Yamada γ€’529-0715
Nishiazaichoyo γ€’529-0706
Nishiazaicho Yokonami γ€’529-0705
Nishioicho γ€’529-0123
Nishikazuecho γ€’526-0227
Nishikozakacho γ€’526-0803
Nishikooricho γ€’526-0101
Nishishinmita γ€’526-0246
Nishinocho γ€’526-0255
Nishimuracho γ€’526-0208
Ninoicho γ€’526-0107
Nosekuracho γ€’526-0217
Nosecho γ€’526-0203
Nodacho γ€’526-0266
Noderacho γ€’526-0106
Nomuracho γ€’526-0236
Hachijocho γ€’526-0815
Hayazakicho γ€’526-0124
Haruchikacho γ€’526-0842
Higashi Kazuecho γ€’526-0226
Higashi Kozakacho γ€’526-0802
Higashinocho γ€’526-0224
Hirakata Minamicho γ€’526-0035
Hirakatacho γ€’526-0033
Hiratsukacho γ€’526-0253
Fusecho γ€’526-0825
Bungicho γ€’526-0025
Hodecho γ€’526-0002
Horakujicho γ€’526-0223
Hosoecho γ€’526-0105
Hodacho γ€’526-0812
Horibecho γ€’526-0813
Honjocho γ€’526-0821
Honcho γ€’529-0143
Masudacho γ€’526-0125
Mikawacho γ€’529-0111
Mitachi γ€’526-0104
Mitacho γ€’526-0242
Mitsuyacho γ€’526-0023
Mitsuyamotocho γ€’526-0024
Minatocho γ€’526-0067
Minamiikecho γ€’526-0232
Minami Koashicho γ€’526-0843
Minami Gofukucho γ€’526-0058
Minami Takadacho γ€’526-0032
Minami Tazukecho γ€’526-0844
Minami Hamacho γ€’526-0113
Miyashicho γ€’526-0831
Miyabecho γ€’529-0112
Miyamaecho γ€’526-0053
Murocho γ€’526-0835
Motohamacho γ€’526-0059
Moricho γ€’526-0018
Yagihamacho γ€’526-0116
Yashimacho γ€’526-0252
Yatakacho γ€’526-0034
Yamashinacho γ€’526-0847
Yamanomaecho γ€’526-0257
Yawata Nakayamacho γ€’526-0021
Yawata Higashicho γ€’526-0031
Yugecho γ€’526-0135
Yusukicho γ€’526-0245
Yogocho Ikehara γ€’529-0536
Yogocho Imaichi γ€’529-0535
Yogocho Otani γ€’529-0534
Yogocho Okukawanami γ€’529-0503
Yogocho Obanashi γ€’529-0502
Yogocho Ohara γ€’529-0505
Yogocho Kaminyu γ€’529-0512
Yogocho Kawanami γ€’529-0523
Yogocho Kuniyasu γ€’529-0526
Yogocho Sakaguchi γ€’529-0522
Yogocho Shimonyu γ€’529-0514
Yogocho Shimoyogo γ€’529-0521
Yogocho Shindo γ€’529-0537
Yogocho Suganami γ€’529-0511
Yogocho Surusumi γ€’529-0513
Yogocho Tado γ€’529-0504
Yogocho Tsubakizaka γ€’529-0532
Yogocho Nakanokawachi γ€’529-0531
Yogocho Nakanogo γ€’529-0515
Yogocho Harikawa γ€’529-0501
Yogocho Higashino γ€’529-0527
Yogocho Fumuro γ€’529-0525
Yogocho Yato γ€’529-0524
Yogocho Yanagase γ€’529-0533
Yogocho Washimi γ€’529-0506
Yotsuzukacho γ€’526-0041
RIkimarucho γ€’526-0267
Ryuanjicho γ€’526-0261
Retsukecho γ€’526-0062

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

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