3 Useful Apps When You Travel In Japan

3 Useful Apps When You Travel In Japan

There are many apps you may use not to get lost in Japan.

Useful Apps When You Travel In Japan

When you travel around Japan, you may be baffled and shocked at how complicated the trains or other services are in big cities like Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya. The best solution when you are lost in those big cities is to simply ask. But you can use some apps to find your own way. 

#1 Tokyo Rail Map + Lite

Tokyo Rail Map + Lite can show you maps of metro and transits on mobile or tablet. It is available in English, French, German, Korean, Spanish, simplified and traditional Chinese. If you are fluent in Japanese, Jordan or Navitime is the best solution to get the transport directions.

#2 Yurekuru Call

Yurekuru Call is an app that can notify you of earthquakes before they happen. The apps are available in both Japanese and English.


LINE is very popular in Japan. Almost everyone uses it as a messenger tool. When you are acquainted with Japanese friends, then you’d better download and get in touch with them “on LINE”.