Here is some of the useful information to make your trip more enjoyable including car rentals, tourist information center, and exchange counters.
If you have an international driver's license, why not rent a car and you’ll have more freedom travel around Miyazaki!
Please refer to following car rentals websites. They provide information in English, and an advance reservation is recommended for your convenience.
Please note that Japanese traffic rules are very different from that of other countries, such as left-hand traffic and street parking being strictly prohibited. So we recommend you to learn Japanese traffic rules in advance. You can go to Toyota Rent a Car website which explains the traffic rules and signs in Japan in English.
The Tourist Information Center is located inside the JR Miyazaki Station premise. The Center offers tourist information for Miyazaki and free sightseeing brochures, etc.
Free Internet Access is available at the airport and some hotels and ryokan (Japanese-style inns). Please refer to below website for information on how to use free internet access (connection setup).
You can go to the closest bank, post office or convenience store ATM for currency exchange. Cash advance on your credit card is available at the ATM with PLUS and/or Cirrus logo. Please refer to Japan Post Bank website for more information:
Banks that provide foreign exchange service:
Please contact the relevant consulate for lost passport or any other significant problems.
United States : リンク切れ
Phone: 092-751-9331 google map( External link )
Phone: 092-713-1121 google map( External link )
Phone: 092-734-2810 google map( External link )
Phone: 092-771-0461 google map( External link )
If you need to go to a hospital or see physicians, go to Miyazaki Medical Navigation Website to look for the hospitals and clinics with foreign language assistance.
Miyazaki Medical Navigation Website( External link )(Website in English.)
To call an ambulance for someone who is suddenly ill or injured, simply dial 119 without an area code.
Miyazaki is a peaceful city but if you are ever involved in a crime or an accident, please immediately dial 110 to contact the police.