Japan Travel Sim Cards

Japan Travel Sim Cards

Buy your Japan travel SIM card before you visit Japan!

Japan Explorer has a range of Japan Travel Sim Cards to suit your needs. You can have the SIMs delivered to your address in Australia so you can have wifi access ready to go before you land in Japan. You can also have a data SIM card with a local Japanese phone number posted to your address in Australia, to the hotel you are staying at in Japan, or you can pick them up from the airport after you land.

Internet access anywhere allows you to use Google Maps, translation apps and check train connections and timetables which can be invaluable on your trip (not to mention uploading photos to make your friends and family jealous!).

Japan Travel Sim Cards Posted to you in Australia

The Prepaid Data Sim is a prepaid data-only Japan travel SIM for foreign visitors in Japan. Available with unlimited 4G data allowance, you can choose from an 8 day, 15 day or 30 day sim card.

This services uses the 4G Softbank network – covering over 99% of the population. SoftBank is an excellent choice for the best overall user experience.

Unlike most other Japan travel SIMs, the Prepaid Data Sim allows you to tether your device so you can use your phone as a personal WiFi hotspot!

Find out more in the Prepaid Japan Data SIM FAQs

Need a phone number to use in Japan?

Mobal Unlimited Data Sim

Choosing a Mobal Japan Unlimited SIM is the easiest way to stay connected with friends and family back home in Australia. The Mobal Japan Unlimited SIM gives you peace of mind that you can make a call or send a text as soon as you get off the plane! What’s more it provides you with enough data to keep yourself safe by looking at Google maps, check out restaurants and sights, book tickets and send emails without looking for WiFi.

It’s easy to order and receive your SIM before you leave home – your Japanese phone number is included with your pack so you can give this out straight away to friends, colleagues and family.

Activation is simple – set the date you would like to start using your phone in the on-line portal (full details are sent with your SIM) and upload a copy of your passport (this is essential to comply with Japanese law).

The service gives you FREE incoming calls and texts plus low national call rates – international calls to Australia are only ¥65 per minute. You get 7GB of data at super-fast 4G LTE speeds, after you’ve used 7GB, speeds are limited to 200 kbps (but you can still use an unlimited amount). The 7GB and speed restriction is reset on the 1st day of each month. So, if you are traveling from October 20th until November 19th, you will actually get 14GB of data (7GB in each calendar month!).

Mobal uses Softbank’s 4G LTE network which is known for being fast and reliable. You can be confident you’re getting the best experience available.

*Data-only plans are also available