How to Open a Bank Account in Japan

The following banks are convenient to use while you stay in Japan, and available in English.


Cash Card with Debit Card Service is available at Sevenbank. Automatic transfer is available.

Tokyo Star Bank

ATM withdrawal fee is FREE.

SMBC Trust Bank


With a Shinsei Bank cash card, ATM withdrawal fee is FREE 24hours and 365days at most of ATMs. From October 7th, 2018 ATM withdrawal fees will change according to the customer’s stage. Please confirm the details.