Data SIM Card On Arrival in Japan.

Japan SIM for Data plan. At the Japanese Air Ports visitors can buy data sim card from the vending machines. Just insert it in your Smartphone and set the APN and get connected to the internet instantly through your Smartphone.

Recently U-NEXT Co Ltd has announced their installation of such vending machines which will sell U-mobile Prepaid prepaid SIM card, at the Narita Airport Station.

Reports of the Japan National Tourism Organization the number of visitors to Japan continues to grow. Last year’s 19.7 million was up 47.1% from the previous year.

U-NEXT one of the major mobile communication service provider in Japan, decided to make mobile services more accessible for visitors who have just arrived in Japan. U-mobile’s data SIM card vending machine can be found inside the Narita Airport Keisei Line Station.

Japan SIM for Data plan details.

The data only SIM cards are sold in two variants. (Sorry it is NOT suitable for voice calls).

Plan 1: U-mobile Prepaid 7 days.
High Speed Data Amount:200MB/day
Validity:7 days
Price:2,000 yen (including tax)
Types of SIM card:Standard, Micro and Nano

Plan 2: U-mobile Prepaid 15 days.
High Speed Data Amount:200MB/day
Validity Period:15 days
Price:3,500 yen (including tax)
Types of SIM card:Standard, Micro and Nano

Speed will drop to down to 200kpbs once it reaches 200MB/day until 11:59PM of that day.
It can be refilled to 200MB again the next day.
This SIM card is for data communication only. It can not be used for voice communication.

No activation is necessary. Just insert the SIM card into your device, set the APN and you are immediately connected.

The fact that U-mobile Prepaid is available just steps away from the airport will help make the traveler’s adventure much more secure, easier and much less stressful. These Japan SIM for Data plan are available in standard sizes at the arrival lounge.

Source: Japan Daily mail.