Hagi (萩市) is a historic city in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan, known for its well-preserved samurai district, traditional architecture, and Hagi ware pottery. Established as a castle town in the early Edo period, Hagi played a pivotal role in the Meiji Restoration. It features numerous historical sites, including the ruins of Hagi Castle and Kikuya House. The city's coastal location on the Sea of Japan and the surrounding mountains add to its scenic beauty. Hagi is also famous for its unique pottery, which has been produced since the 17th century.

💻 Hagi City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Hagi

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District Postal Code
Aishima 〒758-0001
Akiragi 〒754-0411
Aburayachō 〒758-0051
Imauono Tanamachi 〒758-0052
Imafuru Hagimachi 〒758-0021
Esaki 〒759-3113
Ebisuchō 〒758-0033
Emukai 〒758-0041
Ōi 〒759-3611
Ōshima 〒758-0003
Omotomachi 〒758-0042
Katamata 〒758-0301
Kamiogawa Nishibun 〒759-3201
Kamiogawa Higashibun 〒759-3202
Kamigo Kenmachi 〒758-0043
Kamitama 〒759-3111
Karahimachi 〒758-0044
Kawakami 〒758-0141
Kawashima 〒758-0031
Kawaramachi 〒758-0071
Kitakata Kawamachi 〒758-0053
Kitafuru Hagimachi 〒758-0032
Kibekami 〒758-0304
Kibeshimo 〒758-0305
Kumagayachō 〒758-0034
Kurogawa 〒758-0213
Kōzoe 〒758-0073
Gofukumachi 〒758-0072
Komeyachō 〒758-0045
Saikumachi 〒758-0035
Sasanami 〒753-0101
Sanmi 〒759-3721
Shioyachō 〒758-0036
Shibuki 〒758-0501
Shimōgawa 〒759-3204
Shimotama 〒759-3112
Susa 〒759-3411
Suzunogawa 〒759-3303
Takasakami 〒758-0302
Takasashimo 〒758-0303
Taruyachō 〒758-0054
Chintō 〒758-0011
Tsubaki 〒758-0061
Tsumorichō 〒758-0037
Nakaogawa 〒759-3203
Nishitamachi 〒758-0046
Hashimotomachi 〒758-0062
Hamasaki Shinchō 〒758-0023
Hamasakimachi 〒758-0022
Haruwakachō 〒758-0055
Higashitamachi 〒758-0047
Higashihama Sakimachi 〒758-0024
Hishima 〒758-0004
Hijiwara 〒758-0025
Hitsushima 〒758-0002
Hiyakomachi 〒758-0074
Fukuikami 〒758-0211
Fukuishimo 〒758-0212
Furūono Tanamachi 〒758-0056
Furuhagimachi 〒758-0026
Horiuchi 〒758-0057
Mishima 〒758-0701
Minamikata Kawamachi 〒758-0076
Minamifuru Hagimachi 〒758-0077
Yadomikami 〒759-3301
Yadomishimo 〒759-3302
Yamada 〒758-0063
Yoshidachō 〒758-0027

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

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