Introduction of "International Tourist Tax" in Japan

Thank you for choosing Vanilla Air.
From 2019, the Japanese government will introduce 'International Tourist Tax' and Vanilla Air starts to collect the tax on behalf of Japan’s National Tax Agency from January 2019. For details, please check the following information.
(Regarding the tax, please refer to National Tax Agency's website.)

■Effective Date

Departure from Japan on and after January 7th, 2019 (JST)
(The reservations which made on and before January 6th, 2019 would be untaxed, but once you modify your itinerary on and after January 7th, 2019, you will be taxable.)

■Tax Rate

JPY 1,000 per departure from Japan
* Common amount for adult and child.
* On Taiwan and Hong Kong website, our system will convert the tax into each local currency with our rate.

■Procedure of Collection

Vanilla Air collects the tax with fare when you make or modify your reservation.

■Taxable Person

Passengers who depart for overseas from airports in Japan.


The following passengers are required to make a reservation at our reservation counter. Also, you need to provide a certificate for non taxable at the check-in counter.
If you cannot provide a valid document at the check-in counter, your reservation will be invalided. Please note that you must purchase a new ticket for your travel.
(International flight: Check-in counter opens from 120 to 50 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time)

①Infant less than 2 years old who purchases a seat
②Diplomats, consuls, and other eligible personnel stationed in Japan. (for official purposes only)
③State guests and others with equivalent status.
④US Armed Forces personnel and UN Armed Forces personnel. (for official purposes only)
Above passengers are required to make a reservation at our reservation center, so please contact a phone number below.
Please note that if you make a reservation at other than our reservation center, it will not be excluded from the tax charge.

Reservation Center

Japan Domestic Call Only (English/Japanese)
0570-6666-03 (Chargeable)
9:00-18:00 (GMT+9) Everyday

From Overseas
+886-70-1010-3857 (International call charge will be applied)
Mon.-Fri. 10:00-19:00 (GMT+9)
Web Check-in is only available for Japan domestic flights.

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2019-10-26 12:00