Yaizu (η„Όζ΄₯εΈ‚)Β is a city in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, with a population of approximately 135,337 as of 2024. Known for its thriving fishing industry, Yaizu is famous for its production of skipjack tuna and bonito flakes, essential ingredients in Japanese cuisine. The city is also home to the Yaizu Fish Center, a popular tourist attraction. Established on March 1, 1951, Yaizu focuses on community development, cultural heritage, and environmental sustainability, offering various public amenities and events that enhance the quality of life for its residents.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Yaizu

Click on the district name for the complete Japanese address, the complete English address, how to write a Japanese address, the postal code, the map location, and more.

District Postal Code
Aikawa γ€’421-0216
Araya γ€’425-0023
Ishizu γ€’425-0041
Ishizu Nakacho γ€’425-0043
Ishizu Minatocho γ€’425-0042
Ishizu Mukaicho γ€’425-0044
Ishiwakikami γ€’425-0015
Ishiwakishimo γ€’425-0016
Isshiki γ€’425-0054
Iwashigashima γ€’425-0032
Ekikita γ€’425-0028
Echigoshima γ€’425-0092
Oo γ€’425-0083
Ojima γ€’425-0066
Ojima Shinden γ€’425-0069
Ozumi γ€’425-0072
Omura γ€’425-0082
Omura Shinden γ€’425-0084
Okatoume γ€’425-0013
Obama γ€’425-0011
Oyaizu γ€’425-0073
Katanokami γ€’425-0005
Kamiizumi γ€’421-0217
Kamikosugi γ€’421-0201
Kamishinden γ€’421-0206
Kitashinden γ€’425-0058
Kitahamadori γ€’425-0024
Kuroishi γ€’425-0038
Gokahorinouchi γ€’425-0077
Kogawa γ€’425-0033
Kogawashinmachi γ€’425-0031
Kohiji γ€’425-0086
Koyashiki γ€’425-0076
Sakaemachi γ€’425-0027
Sakamoto γ€’425-0004
Sanuemon Shinden γ€’425-0046
Sangamyo γ€’425-0071
Shiotsu γ€’425-0085
Shimoedome γ€’421-0218
Shimooda γ€’425-0057
Shimooda Kamimachi γ€’425-0059
Shimooda Nakamachi γ€’425-0056
Shimokosugi γ€’421-0202
Jichoukesho γ€’425-0067
Jonokoshi γ€’425-0025
Sumiredai γ€’425-0053
Sekigata γ€’425-0006
Souemon γ€’425-0065
Daieicho γ€’425-0081
Daikakuji γ€’425-0088
Takasaki γ€’425-0003
Takashinden γ€’421-0204
Tajiri γ€’425-0052
Tarijikita γ€’425-0051
Dobara γ€’425-0055
Nakazato γ€’425-0014
Nakajima γ€’421-0214
Nakashinden γ€’425-0068
Nakane γ€’425-0061
Nakane Shinden γ€’425-0062
Nakaminato γ€’425-0021
Nishikogawa γ€’425-0036
Nishijima γ€’421-0215
Nishiyaizu γ€’425-0075
Negishima γ€’425-0045
Noaki γ€’425-0017
Hanazawa γ€’425-0001
Habuchi γ€’421-0213
Hamatoume γ€’425-0012
Higashikogawa γ€’425-0035
Higashidobara γ€’425-0048
Higashinegishima γ€’425-0047
Fujimori γ€’421-0203
Hofukujima γ€’425-0087
Honnakane γ€’425-0063
Honmachi γ€’425-0022
Minamikogawa γ€’425-0037
Miwa γ€’425-0064
Muchiushi γ€’425-0007
Munadaka γ€’421-0205
Yaizu γ€’425-0026
Yagusu γ€’425-0091
Yanagiaraya γ€’425-0074
Yoshizu γ€’425-0002
Yoshinaga γ€’421-0211
Yosouji γ€’425-0034
Riemon γ€’421-0212

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

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