Ashikaga (足利市) is a city located in Tochigi Prefecture, Japan, with a population of approximately 139,029 as of May 2024. The city is historically significant as the birthplace of the Ashikaga clan, and it is home to the Ashikaga School, considered Japan's oldest academic institution. Renowned for its cultural heritage, Ashikaga boasts attractions like the Ashikaga Flower Park, famous for its wisteria flowers. The city focuses on preserving its rich history while promoting tourism and community development. 

💻 Ashikaga City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Ashikaga

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District Postal Code
Aioicho 〒326-0052
Akamatsudai 〒326-0062
Agatacho 〒326-0328
Asakuracho 〒326-0823
Asahicho 〒326-0802
Arakanecho 〒326-0832
Arajukucho 〒326-0834
Awanoyacho 〒326-0103
Ietomicho 〒326-0803
Ikarugicho 〒326-0014
Igusacho 〒326-0811
Isecho 〒326-0053
Iseminamicho 〒326-0054
Itakuracho 〒326-0102
Inaokacho 〒329-4212
Imafukucho 〒326-0842
Iwaicho 〒326-0046
Eirakucho 〒326-0055
Egawacho 〒326-0067
Oiwacho 〒326-0841
Okubocho 〒326-0012
Otsukicho 〒326-0005
Onumatacho 〒326-0011
Ohashicho 〒326-0051
Omaecho 〒326-0845
Okudocho 〒329-4215
Ozonecho 〒326-0326
Omatacho 〒326-0141
Omata Minamicho 〒326-0142
Kakabocho 〒326-0006
Kashimacho 〒326-0844
Kabasakicho 〒326-0004
Kamishibutarecho 〒326-0335
Kariyadocho 〒326-0826
Kawasakicho 〒326-0013
Kubotacho 〒326-0324
Kenoshinmachi 〒326-0016
Kotobukicho 〒326-0025
Komabacho 〒329-4217
Sakaecho 〒326-0815
Satoyabacho 〒326-0835
Sarutacho 〒326-0023
Shimadacho 〒326-0337
Shimo Shibutarecho 〒326-0334
Shoheicho 〒326-0813
Shinyamacho 〒326-0063
Suehirocho 〒326-0031
Sukedo 〒326-0044
Sukedo Ohashicho 〒326-0048
Sukedo Shinyamacho 〒326-0041
Sukedo Nakacho 〒326-0043
Sukedo Higashiyamacho 〒326-0042
Sugetacho 〒326-0007
Taishocho 〒326-0807
Daicho 〒326-0056
Daimondori 〒326-0812
Takamatsucho 〒326-0325
Tajimacho 〒326-0061
Tadakicho 〒329-4214
Tadokorocho 〒326-0066
Tanakacho 〒326-0822
Chitosecho 〒326-0045
Tsukiyacho 〒326-0068
Tsunemicho 〒326-0022
Teraokacho 〒329-4213
Toori 〒326-0814
Tokiwacho 〒326-0026
Tomoecho 〒326-0805
Tonyacho 〒326-0333
Nakagawacho 〒326-0825
Nagusakamicho 〒326-0001
Nagusanakacho 〒326-0002
Nagusashimocho 〒326-0003
Nishi Araicho 〒326-0837
Nishikicho 〒326-0047
Nishi Sawaragocho 〒326-0065
Nishi Nomiyacho 〒326-0817
Nishibacho 〒329-4211
Nodacho 〒326-0322
Hakaricho 〒326-0327
Hasamacho 〒329-4216
Hajikacho 〒326-0143
Hajikaminamicho 〒326-0144
Kanazonocho 〒326-0033
Higashi Sawaragocho 〒326-0064
Hisamatsucho 〒326-0034
Fukuicho 〒326-0338
Fukutomishincho 〒326-0332
Fukutomicho 〒326-0331
Fujimicho 〒326-0037
Fujimotocho 〒326-0833
Horigomecho 〒326-0831
Honjo 〒326-0808
Masagocho 〒326-0032
Matsudacho 〒326-0101
Maruyamacho 〒326-0057
Mizuhonocho 〒326-0323
Midoricho 〒326-0816
Minamiomachi 〒326-0836
Minamicho 〒326-0821
Miyakitacho 〒326-0027
Motogakucho 〒326-0058
Momogashiracho 〒326-0336
Yatsukunugicho 〒326-0015
Yanagiwaracho 〒326-0806
Yanadacho 〒326-0321
Yamagawacho 〒326-0021
Yamashitacho 〒326-0846
Yayoicho 〒326-0036
Yawatacho 〒326-0824
Yurakucho 〒326-0801
Yukiwacho 〒326-0804
Yoshicho 〒326-0035
Yobecho 〒326-0843
Wakakusacho 〒326-0024

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

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