Coronavirus Information (Eye-Catch)


Cornavirus (COVID-19) Advisory Information

Updated: 28/02/2020, 9:00 am
Due to the potential spread of the coronavirus we recommend taking preventative measures such as wearing masks and washing your hands while traveling in Japan. There maybe be changes and cancellations of public events in the following weeks to prevent the spread of the virus.
If you are in Fukushima City and develop a fever or flu-like symptoms you can call the Coronavirus Consultation Hotline (Japanese) on 024-535-8661 between 8:30 am ~ 5:15 pm (7 days a week).
Trio-Phone Multilingual Telephone Service
The Trio-Phone service is available through the Fukushima International Association from Tuesday to Saturday (9:00 am ~ 5:15 pm) in English and Chinese. Additional languages (Korean, Tagalog, Portuguese, and Vietnamese) are available on Thursdays (10:00 am ~ 2:00 pm).
JNTO Japan Visitor Hotline
The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) runs a 24-hour visitor hotline with support in English, Chinese, Korean, and Japanese. Support is available if you require help for an accident or emergency.
From Japan: 050-3816-2787
From Overseas: +81-50-3816-2787
We recommend checking the JNTO website for up-to-date information on the coronavirus in Japan.
NHK World News
Additional news and information are available at NHK World News.
Japan COVID-19 Coronavirus Tracker: Link