Naruto (鳴門市), a city in Tokushima Prefecture, Japan, is known for its stunning Naruto whirlpools in the Naruto Strait, which attract many visitors. With a population of approximately 54,989 as of 2022, the city spans 135.66 square kilometers. Naruto is historically significant, once part of the ancient Awa Province, and features cultural sites like the Ōtsuka Museum of Art and Ryōzen-ji, the first temple on the Shikoku Pilgrimage. The city's economy includes agriculture, fishing, and manufacturing, with notable companies like Otsuka Pharmaceutical Group originating here.

💻 Naruto City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Naruto

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
Ōasachō Ikenotani 〒779-0303
Ōasachō Ichiba 〒779-0315
Ōasachō Ushiyajima 〒779-0311
Ōasachō Ōtani 〒779-0302
Ōasachō Kawasaki 〒779-0223
Ōasachō Takabatake 〒779-0305
Ōasachō Tsuji 〒779-0224
Ōasachō Nakaumadzume 〒779-0313
Ōasachō Nishiumadzume 〒779-0314
Ōasachō Hagiwara 〒779-0221
Ōasachō Bandō 〒779-0234
Ōasachō Higashiumadzume 〒779-0312
Ōasachō Hinoki 〒779-0225
Ōasachō Himeda 〒779-0301
Ōasachō Matsumura 〒779-0304
Ōasachō Mitsumata 〒779-0222
Ōtsuchō Ōshiro 〒772-0041
Ōtsuchō Kidzuno 〒772-0031
Ōtsuchō Daikō 〒772-0044
Ōtsuchō Danzeki 〒772-0043
Ōtsuchō Tokunaga 〒772-0034
Ōtsuchō Nagae 〒772-0033
Ōtsuchō Bizenjima 〒772-0042
Ōtsuchō Yagura 〒772-0035
Ōtsuchō Yoshinaga 〒772-0032
Kitanadachō Awata 〒771-0372
Kitanadachō Ōura 〒771-0373
Kitanadachō Ōzu 〒771-0377
Kitanadachō Orino 〒771-0376
Kitanadachō Kushiki 〒771-0371
Kitanadachō Gonōra 〒771-0378
Kitanadachō Shukumodani 〒771-0374
Kitanadachō Torigamaru 〒771-0375
Satōrachō Awadzu 〒772-0022
Satōrachō Satōra 〒772-0021
Setochō Akinokami 〒772-0060
Setochō Kitadomari 〒771-0362
Setochō Ōshimada 〒771-0367
Setochō Nakashimada 〒771-0366
Setochō Koshimada 〒771-0365
Setochō Dōnōra 〒771-0361
Setochō Minatodani 〒771-0363
Setochō Musa 〒771-0369
Setochō Muro 〒771-0368
Narutochō Takashima 〒772-0051
Narutochō Tosadomariura 〒772-0053
Narutochō Mitsuishi 〒772-0052
Muyachō Ōkuwajima 〒772-0011
Muyachō Kokuwajima 〒772-0012
Muyachō Okazaki 〒772-0013
Muyachō Kidzu 〒772-0004
Muyachō Kurosaki 〒772-0001
Muyachō Saita 〒772-0002
Muyachō Tateiwa 〒772-0017
Muyachō Hayasaki 〒772-0016
Muyachō Bezaiten 〒772-0014
Muyachō Minamihama 〒772-0003
Muyachō Kitahama 〒772-0015

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

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