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Is a transit visa required at Narita, Japan if you're on a multi city itinerary? [duplicate]

I'm an Indian passport holder, long term resident of Singapore and a long term American visa holder. I've always been traveling to the states from Singapore via Narita, Tokyo. However, my most recent ...
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Is a Transit visa required by a US citizen with an overnight Narita, Japan layover? [duplicate]

I'm a US passport holder. My flight lands at Narita airport at 4 pm and does not fly out till 11 am next day. Do I need a transit visa? Is it okay for me to leave the airport to explore and come ...
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Transit visa requirements at Narita Airport [duplicate]

I am an Indian citizen and currently staying in United States on J-1 Exchange Visitor visa. I will be traveling from Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) to New Delhi (India) on 19th July. I have a layover of 22 ...
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Transit visa for Narita [duplicate]

My girlfriend and I are travelling to the Philippines in November of this year 2013. We fly with Air Canada to Narita Tokyo from there we fly with ANA airlines to Manilla. We have a 2:20 minute ...
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Do I need visa for transit in Japan? [duplicate]

I'm Myanmar passport holder and flying to Myanmar from Mexico but I have to transit in Japan. I will arrive at Narita Airport Terminal 1 at 6:20 am and depart from Terminal 2 at 9:15 am on the same ...
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Can a Filipino passport holder travel in transit through Narita Japan? [duplicate]

I’m trying to book an emergency flight for the weekend of May 11th-12th from San Jose Costa Rica to Manila Philippines. I’m unable to obtain an in transit visa through Canada on such short notice. ...
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3 hours layover at Haneda airport to US [duplicate]

I am a Philippine passport holder travelling to US via Haneda. I only have a 3-hour layover in Haneda. From Manila I will be taking PH Airlines and from Haneda to US I will be taking AA (American ...
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Do I need a Japan transit visa to travel from Terminal 2 to Terminal 1 at Narita? [duplicate]

On 12 September at 17:45 I am travelling from Helsinki Vantaa (Finnair AY 73) to Tokyo Narita Terminal 2 and from there to Terminal 1 and then I'm going to Auckland (Air New Zealand NZ 90). Do I need ...
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Do I need a transit visa for Japan? [duplicate]

I'm holding Philippine passport and I'm here in Canada and I'm going to visit my country but I need to stop over in Narita Terminal 1 and next day I'm going to transfer Narita Terminal 2. My layover ...
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Do I need a transit visa for a layover in Tokyo airport? [duplicate]

My trip will be from Vietnam to Canada. I will have a 4 hr layover in Tokyo. I am a Bangladeshi passport holder and permanent resident of Canada. Will I need a transit visa for Tokyo airport?
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Transit visa in Japan [duplicate]

I am travelling from US(SFO) to India (Delhi) via Haneda airport Japan. If my ANA flight from SFO to Haneda lands at Terminal T2 and my ANA flight from Haneda to Delhi is from terminal T3 , will I ...
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Shore pass connecting flight from terminal 2 to terminal 1 at Narita [duplicate]

How and where can I obtain a shore pass when I arrive at Narita terminal 2? I asked PR airline; they said I need to claim my luggage at arrival in Narita Tokyo terminal 2. If I claim my luggage, I ...
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Do I need visa stopover 6 hour in Atlanta America,Tokyo japan [duplicate]

Do I need visa 6 hours stopover Atlanta America, and Tokyo japan and going to maynila , I'm Pilipino from Brazil what should I needed I only have passport and ticket only ..
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Philippines passport holder transit visa [duplicate]

I bought my e-ticket through an online travel agency PAL- Air Canada. From Manila, layover 3h and 55 mins in Narita Tokyo terminal 2. I will transfer terminals and airlines from terminal 2 to terminal ...
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Short stay transit visa at Narita Airport, Japan [duplicate]

I am a Filipino and traveling to the USA on a K-1 visa with a stop in Narita. My layover is 3 hours, do I need a short stay transit visa?
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Do I need a Japan visa? [duplicate]

I am an Indian passport holder. I am planning to travel from Delhi to Vancouver, Canada with Japan Airlines and there is a layover of 11 hours in Narita, Tokyo. So do I need any kind of visa from ...
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I have a Indian passport and am travelling to US with a stopover of 7 hours at Haneda. Do I need a transit visa? [duplicate]

I am an indian citizen taking a flight from Singapore to US. I have a layover of 6.5 hours at Haneda International Airport. Do I need a transit visa. I do not plan to venture outside the Airport. ...
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Transit visa for a short layover [duplicate]

My boyfriend (Peruvian citizen) is coming to visit me in the Philippines. He has a connecting flight to Narita airport that has a 2hour layover. Does he need a transit visa?
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Am I allowed to transit in Narita under these conditions? (overnight transit) [duplicate]

I am a US permanent resident card holder who was born in Vietnam. My return flight requires an overnight (16 hour-non same day) transit in narita. I do not have a passport as I am traveling to vietnam ...
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Do I require transit visa to stay at Narita International Airport? [duplicate]

I am an Indian citizen and traveling to Seattle (on Business visa) through Tokyo (Layover for 9 hours). I don't have any such plans to go outside from the airport in Tokyo. Do I still need a Transit ...
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Transit Visa for flight connecting through Narita/Japan airport [duplicate]

Vietnamese passport with US green Card. Flying to Vietnam on February 2023. Do I need a transit visa if my layover is 2 hour at the NARITA/Japan Airport
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travelling from philippines to US with lay over in japan [duplicate]

i read that there is no visa needed for a short layover in japan just want to make sure because what i read was posted few year ago. my parents will be having their layover in japan for 3 hours, going ...
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We have a 5 hr layover in Osaka do we need a transit visa? [duplicate]

We are Filipino Citizens moving to Canada via Jetstar and Air Canada. Our flight itinerary brings us to Osaka for a 5 hr layover before our next flight. We'd like to know if we need to have a VISA for ...
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Japan transit on a Philippines passport [duplicate]

From a non-official source https://visaguide.world/asia/japan-visa/transit/ is information that a person does not need a visa obtained in advance to transit through Japan. The main requirement is a ...
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Do I need a transit visa at Narita airport? I am an Indian citizen travelling from South Korea to India [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Layover at Narita, Japan. Do I need a transit visa? The flight of Japan airlines from Seoul arrives at Narita on 14th Feb 4 pm and flight for Delhi departs on 15th Feb 11.25 ...
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Stopover of 5 hours at tokyo NRT should I buy transit visa traveling from US to India [duplicate]

I am traveling on American Airline from Los Angles LAX to Bangalore,India on 23 dec 2013 there is layover and change of flight at Tokyo NRT and Malaysia. Layover time at NRT (4.20pm-9.40pm) is 5 hours ...
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USA citizen/passport holder [duplicate]

USA citizen with American passport: would I need a transit visa at Narita Airport on my way to/from Australia?
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Is Transit Visa needed for Tokyo [duplicate]

I have upcoming business flight between Houston and Bali, Singapore, This flight has a 2-hour layover in Tokyo, and and a plane change Do I need transit visas beyond a business VISA for Singapore?
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Transit visa for Filipino at Narita? [duplicate]

I have a Philippine passport. I'm traveling from Guam to LAX (have a US tourist visa) and returning Houston to Guam. Both flights stopover in Narita, for 4 hours and 8 hours. Do I need a transit visa? ...
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In the context of air travel, are layovers different to stopovers?

In a recent question somebody asked about a layover without mentioning how long the stop would be, thus implying it might perhaps be understood whether layover generally refers to a stop not requiring ...
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Layover at Tokyo Narita airport: can I travel outside, and what kind of visa would I need?

I am travelling from Singapore to San Francisco and the airline has a layover of 7.5 hours at Tokyo Airport (NRT). I am wondering if I would be allowed to go out to experience the city for a while in ...
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Do I need a Japanese transit visa when arriving at Narita and departing from Haneda?

I am arriving from New Delhi, India (with an Indian passport) on JAL at Narita Airport on July 11th at 7:30 AM and departing for San Francisco on JAL at 12:05 AM on July 12th from Haneda Airport. Do I ...
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12hr layover in Tokyo NRT

Could not get the perfect answer from this question Citizen of India. Permanent resident in Canada. Journey from New Delhi to Vancouver via Tokyo, NRT My flight starts at, New Delhi (DEL) to ...
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How much is Transit Visa to Japan

I'm a Russian citizen, currently studying in Canada traveling to Russia and have 16 hrs layover in Tokyo Narita. I know that I will need a transit visa. My question is if anyone knows how much the ...
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How can an Indian citizen travel to Ecuador on arrival visa from India without needing a transit visa along the way?

How can an Indian citizen travel to Ecuador on arrival visa from India without needing a transit visa along the way?
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Do we need a transit visa for Japan if re-checking bags?

My wife and I have Filippina citizenship and we will arrive at Narita on Alitalia Airlines at 11 am on 28 Nov 2018, Then, we will get our luggage and transfer to another airlines bound for Cebu via ...
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Sightseeing in Japan as an Indian Citizen holding a US F-1 visa

I currently have a US F-1 visa who needs to travel to India. I was hoping to take a layover in Japan. Will I require a transit visa to go sightseeing in Japan and how can I get one in the USA or can ...
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Is a passport required for transit through Narita, Japan (NRT)?

I am a Vietnamese Refugee and do not carry a Vietnamese passport. I do however carry a Vietnamese Certificate of Visa Exemption (permission to enter Vietnam) and a green card (to re-enter USA). I ...
Ruby Lam's user avatar
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Route from Thailand to Ottawa

Is there any route that doesn’t need the transit visa to Canada Ottawa? I am Myanmar passport holder.
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Japan transit visa for a Filipino who has just acquired Canadian citizenship but has no Canadian passport

My girlfriend and I want to buy a bargain flight to Thailand from Toronto. We would be saving over $1,000 between the two of us. The return leg stops over at Narita for 11 hr and 50 minutes. There are ...
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Beijing to Boston, layover in Japan. Arrive in Haneda and leave from Narita. How about my check-in luggage?

I may need to layover in Japan for my trip from Beijing to Boston. Also I need to change airports from Haneda airport to Narita airport. The layover is about 5 hours 15 minutes. Do I need to take care ...
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Does Japan impose layover restrictions for travellers from India to the USA?

Are there any restrictions for a layover in Japan when I am travelling to the U.S. from India? I am cleared to travel to the U.S. but not sure about layover requirements for Japan. The connecting ...
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Travelling with a non-revenue listing via Delta, I will fly from Manila-Narita-Seattle. Do I need a transit Visa? [duplicate]

Travelling with a non-revenue listing via Delta, I will fly from Manila-Narita-Seattle. That said, I will be going from Narita to Seattle as a chance passenger. Do I still need to secure a Transit ...
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Do Indian citizens need a transit visa for Japan and Thailand?

Two international connections from Canada to India via Tokyo and Bangkok. I am indian citizen and working in canada as i have open work permit of canada. So my question is can i travel to india via ...
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Transit visa in US for Ecuador citizen [duplicate]

I am looking at a flight from Ecuador to Singapore which stops in JFK. Do I need a transit visa if I am not leaving the airport? The layover is four hours, the same on my return. Also stops in ...
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